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Radio Archives


Iowa Public Radio –
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NPR-Cleveland (WCPN)
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OpenAir – Colorado Public RadioListen to the Live Session
KDHX – St. LouisListen to the Live Session
Denver Post/Reverb Listen to the Live Session
Telluride Inside & Out- Interview PodcastListen
Live Feed – Winona, MN (KQUAL)Listen



Press Quotes:

“Head for the Hills’ Blue Ruin effortlessly matches integrity against innovation”
-CMT – Edge

“Cutting edge. Listeners will fully enjoy this unique sound”
-Drew Emmitt (Leftover Salmon)

” Head for the Hills possesses that secret ingredient ”
-Ryan Dembinsky, (Glide Magazine, Hidden Track)

“Critics Picks-What we think you should hear at SxSW (South By Southwest)”
-Austin Statesman/360.com

“Summer Stars”
– Relix Magazine

“On top of modern string music”
-Bluegrass Today

“The accompaniments only push them even deeper into fulfilling their destiny as the next up in a lineage of legends.”
-Telluride Watch

Fiery and precise – what modern bluegrass should be”
-City Weekly -Salt Lake City, UT

“Head for the Hills have created a sound that is at once organic and precise, timeless and brand-new.”
– Missoula Independent

“That certain fresh something that makes them a band to watch. They sure aren’t afraid to think outside the box”
-Standard-Examiner – Ogden, UT

“A very modern indie rock approach to bluegrass”
-Daily Herald – Provo, UT

“Decorated with a modern, melodic vibe…endearing”
– Ben Salmon, The Bulletin-Bend, OR

“Thoroughly impeccable.”
– Westword-Denver, CO

“Head for the Hills is one of Colorado’s most promising bands of the last decade.”
-Telluride Watch

“Blending bluegrass roots and energy with a modern musical progressivism”
– KUNights.com-Lawrence, KS

“Some of Colorado’s best”
-Missoulian – Missoula, MT

“Colorado Neo-bluegrassers Head for the Hills combine old and new and carry the torch for a new generation.”
– Ryan Heinsius, Flagstaff Live

“Rising stars of the acoustic string scene”
– BluegrassLA

“Their sundry blend of ancestral bluegrass, moving harmonies, & original composition, creates a sound nothing short of exceptional.”
– Stray Pickers Magazine

“The band is standing shoulder-to-shoulder with many of their predecessors, and in the process creating their chapter in the ever-continuing story of bluegrass.”
– Marquee Magazine

“Reshaping the genre as a whole.”
– Sam Sanborn, Oregon Music News

“The name Head for the Hills connotes hightailing it, running away. Yeah right. From the growing crowd of fans in hot pursuit.”
-Susan Viebrock-Telluride Inside & Out

“Supremely satisfying”
-Jambase.com-Eric Podolsky

“Breaking the front of the modern Bluegrass movement”
– Jenna Stacker, Mousike Magazine