Theo Hakola was born in Spokane, Washington, and lives more or less in France since 1978.
Founder of Red Orchestra and Passion Fodder music groups, artistic director of several disks like the first album of Noir Désir, he just released his seventh solo album I Fry Mine In Butter! (Wobbly Ashes Records / Médiapop). Meanwhile, he worked for film and theater as an actor and a musician with Patricia Mazuy, Christophe Honoré, Pierre Trividic, Hans Peter Cloos, Nicolas Bigards and Michel Deutsch. He is also the author of five novels published in France. The last, Idaho Babylon, was published by Actes Sud in September.