March 7, 2011 § Leave a comment
This week’s morning warming will begin our SXSW previews
With one of the coolest festivals out there coming up next week, I wanted to share with you some of the groups I plan on seeing in between the free beer and bbq.
We’ve previewed The Head and the Heart before, but I still have yet to see them live and this might be the group I’m looking forward to the most. I’ve heard nothing but great things on their live performance and it’s been fun watching these guys go from KEXP, to opening for Dave & Tim in Las Vegas, to being signed by Sub Pop. Maybe this is part of the reason?
January 3, 2011 § Leave a comment
So coming off a long holiday break
(apologies for the small amounts of posts), needless to say we’re probably all a bit drowsy trying to get back into the groove. So I wanted a special Warming today and who else better to do that than The Head and The Heart. I saw these guys a few weeks ago on Seattle’s kick ass KEXP station as a ‘band you might have missed.’ After that they opened for Dave Matthews in Vegas and things seem to be picking up quickly for them. All of their songs gradually build and their harmonies and driving percussion really make the whole album spectacular. If the song below doesn’t brighten your Monday…drink some more coffee.
Check out their MySpace for some more incredible tunes.