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The Head and the Heart

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Formed in Seattle by a group of northwestern transplants, the Head and the Heart is an indie folk band whose influences include Americana, country-rock, and classic Beatlesque pop. The lineup came together in 2009, when songwriters Jonathan Russell and Josiah Johnson met at an open-mike event at Seattle's Conor Byrne Pub. Pianist Kenny Hensley, bassist Chris Zasche, violinist Charity Rose Thielen, and former Prabir & the Substitutes drummer Tyler Williams rounded out the roster, and the Head and the Heart spent the first half of 2010 touring the Pacific Northwest before self-releasing their eponymous debut in June. By the end of the summer, they'd created enough buzz in the Pacific Northwest to entertain offers from several record labels, eventually signing with Sub Pop that fall and reissuing their album -- this time with remastered tracks and one new song -- in early 2011. The Head and the Heart spent much of their time on tour during 2012 and subsequently began the writing process for their second album while they were on the road. The bandmembers eventually returned to Seattle to record their sophomore release, 2013's Let's Be Still. Enjoying continued success, they moved from Sub Pop to Warner Bros. and, after taking a break to recharge their creative batteries, returned to the studio and recorded their third full-length album (and first major-label release), Signs of Light. The album was released on September 9, 2016 with Stinson Beach Sessions, a collection of unreleased demos from the making of Signs of Light, arriving the following year. ~ Andrew Leahey
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Stations Featuring
The Head and the Heart

    Top Alternative

    Top Alternative
    2 songs

    Alternative Mix

    Alternative Mix
    2 songs

    Pop Rock

    Pop Rock
    2 songs

    Adult Alternative

    Adult Alternative
    3 songs

    Adult Rock

    3 songs

    Coffeehouse Corner

    3 songs

    Alternative Party

    1 song

    Top Indie

    1 song

    Indie Rock Mix

    1 song

    Indie Party

    1 song

    Folk

    3 songs

    Relax Trax

    1 song

Albums by
The Head and the Heart

Top Songs by
The Head and the Heart

  1.   Song
    Popularity
  2.   Lost In My Mind
  3.   Down in the Valley
  4.   All We Ever Knew
  5.   Shake
  6.   Ghosts
  7.   Another Story
  8.   Rivers and Roads
  9.   Rhythm & Blues
  10.   What Are You Doing New Year's Eve?
  11.   Sounds Like Hallelujah
  12.   Colors
  13.   Cats and Dogs
  14.   Coeur d'Alene
  15.   Let's Be Still
  16.   Library Magic
  17.   Winter Song
  18.   Homecoming Heroes
  19.   Summertime
  20.   City of Angels
  21.   Heaven Go Easy on Me
  22.   Cruel
  23.   Honey Come Home
  24.   Don't Forget Me
  25.   When I Fall Asleep
  26.   Bluebird
  27.   Take a Walk
  28.   Gone
  29.   10,000 Weight in Gold
  30.   My Friends
  31.   Josh McBride
  32.   No Guarantees
  33.   Signs of Light
  34.   Oh My Dear
  35.   Turn It Around
  36.   Dreamer
  37.   False Alarm
  38.   These Days Are Numbered
  39.   Octopus's Garden
  40.   No One to Let You Down
  41.   In the Summertime
  42.   Your Mother's Eyes
  43.   Fire/Fear
  44.   I Don't Mind
  45.   Chasing a Ghost
  46.   Springtime

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