The Head and the Heart is a folk-pop band from Seattle, Washington. Members of the band include, Charity Rose Thielen on vocals, violin and percussion, Chris Zasche on bass, Josiah Johnson on vocals, guitar and percussion, Jonathan Russell on vocals, guitar and percussion, Kenny Hensley on piano and Tyler Williams on drums.
Their debut, self-titled full length album was self-released in June 2010. After signing to the Sub Pop label, the album was remastered and reissued in January 2011. The second issuing featured a re-recorded version of “Sounds like Hallelujah” as well as the addition of “Rivers and Roads.” The album reached #10 on the Billboard Folk Albums chart and #17 on the Heatseekers Albums chart.