The Head and the Heart is an indie folk band formed in 2009 in Seattle, Washington. They have released three albums and went on hiatus in 2016 due to health-related issues. The band has toured alongside Vampire Weekend, Dave Matthews, Iron & Wine, Death Cab For Cutie, and more. They were also featured in the first episode of the Showtime TV show Roadies. Their most recent album, Signs of Light, was released in 2016 and debuted at number five on the Billboard 200. It also debuted at the number one spot on the Top Rock Albums chart.