Halestorm is the result of parental support of their kids’ desires to play musical instruments. With the help and support of their father, Roger Hale, Lizzy and Arejay Hale started playing instruments at young ages. This is why we need to promote and keep music programs in schools. Ok, off my pedestal now. When things fell into the right place, Lizzy and Arejay were able to acquire full time musicians. The result was an energetic band of their own; creatively embedding their own name in their moniker. Fast forward to the here and now; we have Halestorm’s sophomore effort, The Strange Case of…; an assortment of pop-metal riffs and melodies surely to keep the fingers snapping.