Hal Shows Hal Shows Releases New CD By Tom Flanigan • Oct 1, 2012 A Tallahassee musician whose band once ruled the Tennessee Street Strip has released a new record. Tom Flanigan sat down with poet, guitarist and singer-songwriter Hal Shows to talk about it…. Hal Shows Releases "Treasure of Love" By Tom Flanigan • Sep 26, 2012 To say it’s been a long, strange trip for Hal Shows is surely an imperial understatement. His band “Persian Gulf” broke new sonic ground, first in Tallahassee and later in New York City. As a solo artist, Shows drew fans in U.S.