The Head and the Heart Energize ‘Kimmel’ With Two Songs

It seems like a few months on the road have made the Head the Heart way more confident in their performances. Back in October, the Seattle sextet dropped by LettermanMore »


Monsters of Health: Pearl Jam, Jim James Help Clear Up Obamacare Confusion

Dave Lamb was on tour in Houston with his folk duo Brown Bird when he found himself struggling just to get through a song. He’d been feeling fatigued for several… More »

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First! Those purveyors of all things grungy and keepers of the World Series score, Pearl Jam score No. 1 with Lightning Bolt. Eddie Vedder and co. sold 166,000 copies of their 10th album… More »

Watch the Head and the Heart ‘Shake’ Powerfully for ‘Letterman’

The Head and the Heart sat down with SPIN recently to talk about some of their favorite things and discuss their newly released second album, Let’s Be Still. “We’re more… More »


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Only a couple years ago, the Head and the Heart were struggling to capture the attention of passersby while busking on Seattle street corners. Now, following the left-field success of… More »

If you live somewhere in the continental United States, much of the scrolling scenery that comprises the Head and the Heart’s E. Ryan McMackin-directed clip for “Down in the Valley” More »

This week, the Head and the Heart released their first iTunes Sessions EP, an exclusive set the Seattle roots enthusiasts put to tape while spearheading their first headlining tour this… More »


Call it chillbilly, bootgaze, artisanal rock, outhouse, tin can alley, or hobohemian. But dismiss it at your own peril. The homegrown retro scene is here. [Magazine Excerpt]More »

The Head and the Heart, ‘The Head and the Heart’ (Sub Pop)

The debut by this Seattle indie-folk group suffers slightly from an abundance of niceness: Even the ostensibly edgy moments, as in the regret-filled “Honey Come Home,” resolve with jaunty piano… More »


Here’s our take on the best and worst albums available online and in record stores today: … More »

BEST RIDDIMS: LITTLE DRAGONBacked by her chopsy wrecking crew of stone-cold Swedes, Little Dragon’s Yukimi Nagano was the perfect musical muse and master of ceremonies, vamping and vogueing to the… More »