Tag Archives: The Head and the Heart

Live Video: The Head and The Heart acoustic!

It’s been a hell of a ride for Seattle band The Head and the Heart. In the past two years, they’ve gone from playing Ballard open mic nights to big theaters and festivals around the world. In fact, just before their sold-out show at the Paramount Theatre earlier this month, they were schmoozing it upRead more...

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Live Around Town This Week

This week starts off a little slow but builds quickly. On Tuesday night Gregory Alan Isakov and Jeffrey Foucault are at Triple Door, and on Wednesday night you can choose between Grass Widow and Plaided at Chop Suey or The White Buffalo with Shelby Earl at the Crocodile. Friday and Saturday are full of even more fantastic choices.Read more...

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Fun Fun Fun Fest 2012 Lineup Update

While some festivals choose to drop their entire lineup at once, Austin’s Fun Fun Fun Fest is taking a different route. After releasing a video revealing Atlas Sound, Baroness, Black Moth Super Rainbow, and Starfucker as parts of the lineup, a new video has been released announcing Rakim, Lagwagon, and Seattle’s The Head and TheRead more...

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Doe Bay Fest 5 Announcement Party tomorrow night

Earlier, KEXP spotlighted the music documentary Welcome to Doe Bay as part of our SIFF “Face The Music” series previews and now, we’re happy to report that this Wednesday, June 13th, KEXP DJ Hannah Levin is hosting the Doe Bay Fest 2012 Lineup Announcement Party at the Tractor Tavern in Ballard from 8pm to 1am.

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Live Video: Damien Jurado

Since his first in-studio appearance back in 2003, Seattle songwriter Damien Jurado has been a frequent guest on the Morning Show and even wrote the “John in the Morning” theme, which you’ll hear promptly at 6AM every weekday. Each of his new albums warrants tons of airplay and finds him back in-studio in a varietyRead more...

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Thursday News Roundup

The Head and the Heart have a new music video out for “Down in the Valley”. The video features footage of the band on the road and playing at different venues. It’s a quite endearing video to a beautiful song. Watch it below:

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Friday on My Mind: Best Local Artists of 2011

Every year, Seattle exports some of the best music in the world and 2011 was no exception. As well, this city produces music that crosses over to every style of music imaginable. The following artists span the music genres of folk, rock, hip hop, electronic, and soul. The Best Local Artists of 2011 1. FleetRead more...

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Out This Week 12/6

It’s another short list of new releases this week, but there are some killer highlights that will make you rethink your Top Albums of 2011. Akron-to-Nashville duo The Black Keys seventh album hits stores this week, and it’s killer. Our Music Director, Don Yates, calls it “the band’s most vibrant, energetic and just plain rockingRead more...

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2011 Top Ten List Spotlight: John Richards

The KEXP DJs hear thousands of albums every year, but in 2011, which ten really stood out for them? Find out as KEXP looks at each DJ’s list through the month of December, leading up to our 2011 Top 90.3 Countdown, as voted on by YOU, the KEXP listener! Voting ends on Monday, December 19th,Read more...

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Live Review: Treasure Island Music Festival, 10/15-10/16

review by Kat Metrovich all photos by Dave Lichterman A music festival in the middle of San Francisco Bay is an irresistible opportunity. Cheap plane tickets, a friend to stay with and tickets... you’re set! And the MVP of Treasure Island Music Festival was really the beauty and magic that is San Francisco itself. LastRead more...

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