The Head and The Heart - Concert and Conversation
Sunday, August 16, 2020
4:00 PM PDT
Robert Mondavi Winery presents a very special concert with Seattle indie-folk band The Head and The Heart. Afterwards, they’ll talk with Emmy Award winning radio and TV personality Liam Mayclem about their Living Mirage tour, their music and their charity of choice for this concert, the Rivers and Roads Foundation.
The Head and The Heart are continuing their Living Mirage tour into 2020 with brand new dates just announced. Last year's high-energy live show included two sold out nights at Red Rocks (the bands 5th and 6th sold out shows in the legendary venue), two sold out nights at the ACL Live at Moody Theatre in Austin, and more.
Alongside the new tour dates in 2020, the band has just released the official video for “Honeybee," starring the band's own Charity Rose Thielen, directed by Clare Gillen with creative direction from Charity and Gilly Studio. “Honeybee” has become a fan favorite and breakout track from the band’s fourth full-length album, Living Mirage, released on Warner Records / Reprise Records to critical praise last year. The track has seen 30 million streams globally with weekly streams over 1 million in the U.S. with +34% growth last week all before impact date (impacting 2/10 at Alternative and AAA). The track has also seen a 236% increase in video views in the past week and is approaching 10 million TikTok impressions.
“Honeybee” follows on the heels of album track “Missed Connection” which secured the #1 position on the Alternative Chart and #1 at Mediabase and BDS alternative charts, already having achieved #1 on the AAA chart. This marks the band’s second #1 at Alternative, having previously landed the position for “All We Ever Knew” (Signs of Light), which also held the #1 spot at AAA for nine straight weeks in 2016.The band’s second single from 'Living Mirage', “See You Through My Eyes” was recently#1 most added at AAA radio.
Initially self-released in 2011, The Head and The Heart’s self-titled breakout debut produced instant classics including “Rivers and Roads,” “Down In The Valley” and “Lost In My Mind” (#1 at AAA) and is now Certified Gold. Their last two albums, 2013’s Let’s Be Still and 2016’s Signs of Light, settled into Billboard’s Top 10 albums chart, with Signs of Light securing the #1 position on Rock Album Charts. They have appeared in Cameron Crowe’s Roadies, with music featured in countless other commercials, films and TV, among them Corona, Silver Linings Playbook and more. The band has established their status as a touring powerhouse, having landed prime time mainstage slots at Coachella, Lollapalooza and Austin City Limits. In total, the band has performed 15 times on national television including appearances on Ellen, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, The Late Show With Stephen Colbert, Austin City Limits with more to come in the coming months.
Emmy Award winning radio & TV personality Liam Mayclem is best known as the host of EYE ON THE BAY on CBS 5 and as “The Foodie Chap” celebrating San Francisco Bay Area culinary stars daily on #1 KCBS Radio.
In keeping with a 50-year tradition, Robert Mondavi Winery will donate $10,000 to Napa Valley Unified School District's music programs.
Proceeds will also support The Rivers and Roads Foundation. It was started by The Head and The Heart as a way to give back to their hometown of Seattle, WA. The goal of this foundation is to raise money for local Seattle-based music programs and initiatives.
More about the Rivers and Roads Foundation