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Thursday, January 2 2014

The 75 Best Albums of 2013

From genre-busting electronic music to new highs for the polygot that is "Americana"... from R&B to metal... from hip-hop to rockin' and poppin' indie... 2013 was a great year for new music.

Thursday, December 29 2011

The Best New and Emerging Artists of 2011

The year's best new and emerging artists range across the musical spectrum from forward thinking R&B to classic soul, from a bevy of exciting new hip-hop talent to great new hopes for indie rock and Americana. 2011 shows that music is always pushing forward even as it dips into the past.


Tuesday, March 13 2012

The Head and the Heart: iTunes Session

Though there are minor differences between the takes on the iTunes Session and the original album, they are minor. But nevertheless, it still proves the Head and the Heart a venerable group.

Sunday, July 24 2011

Play Me Some Mountain Music: The Telluride Bluegrass Festival 2011, Part 1

Four days of sun, banjos, snow, Mumfords, fiddles, and rock gods at 10,000 feet.

Wednesday, May 18 2011

The Head and the Heart: The Head and the Heart

What holds the band back is that, in trying to capture something universal, it never really hits us with specific, compelling details.


Monday, June 16 2014

2014 Nelsonville Music Festival (photos)

The tenth annual Nelsonville Music Festival took place from May 29 to June 1.

Monday, February 24 2014

Winter 2014 New Music Playlist

Seventeen new songs with notes to chase away the winter blahs.

Wednesday, November 6 2013

The Head and the Heart: Let's Be Still

Bassist and songwriter Chris Zasche of the wildly popular group the Head & the Heart speaks on the new record.


Tuesday, April 12 2011

Paul Simon and others release albums in time for Record Store Day

Remember records? Musicians hope you do. But if you need a reminder, the people who sell talking platters would like to see you Saturday for

Thursday, October 21 2010

Industry insiders describe 'feeding frenzy' around Seattle band the Head and the Heart

SEATTLE — There's no beer in the dressing room. No bottled water either. No snacks. Hell, until a few minutes earlier the Head and the Heart


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