L'Ham de Foc ("the [fish]hook of fire") are a Valencian band, composing music based on traditions from around the Mediterranean, mixing it with influences from mediaeval, Middle Eastern, and Eastern Mediterranean music, using a variety of traditional instruments. Their first album was U (meaning "one" in the Catalan language), released in 1999. After a period spent researching on the island of Crete, they went back to the recording studio in August 2001 in order to record their second album, Cançó de Dona i Home ("Woman and Man's Song"). Their third album, Cor de Porc ("Pig Heart"), was released in 2005. Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply.