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Kenny catching up on Savannah's latest and enjoying some hummus

Tour Dates Added:

The Head and The Heart have added two more tour dates to their ever expanding tour.
The band will play on July 28th, 2012 at the Calvin Theater in Northampton, MA, and on July 30th, at Toads Place, in New Haven, CT.
Tickets for both shows go on sale this Friday, March 30th (Link not yet available)

*Don’t be surprised if a few more dates pop up in the near future.

From around the web:

The Head and The Heart Rose Bar Session  – GRASSCLIPPINGS – (Show Review)
Another strong review from the private Rose Bar Session show at the Gramercy Hotel.

Personal Tangent:
From the review..“Down in the Valley” is one of the best images of addiction I’ve seen in modern music.”
That was exactly how I felt the first time I heard that song, and exactly how I interpreted it.
Even though today, thanks to Tyler, I know the songs true meaning, I find it interesting, and always love to hear how others interpret the songs, and how they can become meaningful to so many for a plethora of different reasons.

Q & A with The Head and the Heart
- WKUHerald.com – (Interview)
A quick Q & A with Josiah with questions ranging from what it was like to play for Obama to why the band is playing two shows in Nashville, to plans for 2012. Def worth a quick read.

His Own Drum
Tyler Williams, drummer for The Head and the Heart, on moving to Seattle from Richmond on a whim, the success of his band and plans for the future
 - Richmondmagazine.com – (Interview)
A great question and answer with Tyler with hometown Richmond magazine. Tracing Tyler’s move to Richmond in 2005, to joining the band, to what to expect in the future. A well-written and thorough interview. Worth a read, especially if you are a Richmond local.

Double dose of heart and soul opens Savannah Music Festival- scaddistrict.com (Show Review)
A review more focused on Justin Townes Earle, still manages to see THATH in a positive light… there is soul in their rich melodies that captivates audiences and the industry alike.”

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Kenny snaps a pic of the rowdy Portland crowd before their performance

The Head and The Heart Light up Terminal 5 – BestNewBands.com – (Show Review) – A well written honest review of THATH’S show this past Sunday night at Terminal 5 in NYC… “I’m not sure if this band has been on the One Tree Hill soundtrack or something, but somehow they sold out this huge venue”.. Although the author was not a fan before the show, she admits that the band was able to win over a piece of her heart. Definitely worth reading.

If The Head and the Heart won’t come to you, drive to Portland to see them – Examiner.com – (Show Review) – A five star show review of The Head and The Heart’s Portland show…”The night was like having a Head and the Heart listening party with hundreds of your closest friends,”…for more click the link above.

The Head and The Heart in Portland – Relix.com – (Show Review) – A great show review from one of the largest music publications in the country.

The Head and the Heart: Win Tickets to Sunday’s Show at the Pageant – RiverFront Times – (Contest)
– Definitely one of the most interesting contests I have ever seen. All you have to do is leave a comment with a fact about trees for a chance to win tickets to The Head and The Heart’s headlining show this coming Sunday, in St. Louis at the Pageant.

Spotlight: The Head and the Heart – ConnectSavannah.com – (Feature Article) – A short feature/promotional article for the bands upcoming show tomorrow night in Savannah Georgia opening up for Justin Townes Earle.

Concert Review: the Head and the Heart @ The Granada, Lawrence, KS – 03/04/12 – The All New Cheap Music Blog – (Show Review) – An emotionally charged positive review of THATH’s show in KS…”They were a true joy to see live, having the raw, genuine passion and excitement of musicians who love what they are doing.”

Mentions:

Behind the Music Call it borrowed authenticity or just plain good marketing, but brands are reaching out to indie bands, and both are coming out ahead – Adweek.com – Just as the title suggests an interesting article on the use of music by indie bands in major advertising.

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Friday, January 27,2012

The Head and The Heart have announced that they will be playing a show at the Savannah Music Festival on March 22, 2012. The 2012 festival, which begins March 22nd and runs through April 7th. The show is being billed as:
JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE/THE HEAD AND THE HEART  taking place March 22, 2012 7:30 PM at the Lucas Theatre for the Arts
Tickets for the show can be purchased from the Savannah Box Office online: here

For more info on the festival you can check out their page at http://www.savannahmusicfestival.org/,
and for more info on THATH show you can check out the event page here.

Festival related postings:

Music Fest adds Lovett/Hiatt, The Head and the Heart – ConnectSavannah.com
Lyle Lovett, The Head and The Heart join Savannah Music Festival’s 2012 lineup – Savannahnow.com

In other news:

Yes, it’s true, the pre-sale for The Head and The Heart’s two night run at The Fillmore sold out.

Tickets for the show go on sale on Sunday 1/29 to the general public – as soon as we have a link to the general sale page, we will post it.

Related:

The Head and the Heart announce two Fillmore shows, presale sold out today – TheBayBridged.com

Rumor:

Dave Matthews Band summer tour dates have been popping up on the web randomly but yesterday it came to our attention that 2 dates were posted at SPAC (Saratoga Performing Arts Center) June 23rd and 24th, and have the opening act listed as The Head and the Heart.  The validity of these dates or the opening act has not been confirmed, and we have heard from a reliable source that DMB will play SPAC on June 8, and 9th which contradicts those dates posted. As soon as we hear something concrete we will let you know. Until then…..

Other posts from around the web:

The Head and the Heart – Handfulofroses.com

Come and relax now, lay your troubles down, close your eyes, and enjoy the music.

Top 25 Albums of 2011 – #5 – NickCummings.com
An interesting review for a #5 album, but nonetheless it’s still #5.

Best Albums of 2011 – A Retrospective, Vol. II – Allysonssetlist.com
The author reveals her own opinions on Paste magazine’s top 50 albums. At #33 you will find the album you are looking for.

Found Things: The Head and the Heart – Tracksoffoxes.wordpress.com
It’s never too late to discover the music of THATH, in fact you are probably just in time.

Artist: The Head and the Heart Genre: Indie, Folk -spacetoasters.com
Loving this line..”The second it starts, 84.7% percent of people instantly relax..” on THATH live.

 

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Snowball Music Festival: Snoop Dogg, Bassnectar, Rusko & more… – Livemusicblog.com

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