Josiah Johnson (of The Head and the Heart)
Southern California native, current resident of the Bay Area, former Seattleite, one-time Torontonian, and long-time tour busy resident. Josiah Johnson’s immersion in the musical culture of so many locales, as well as his dedication to constant touring, have given him the means to share his music far and wide. But the strength of his songwriting has carried his music far beyond his physical reach. Best known as a member of American indie-folkers, The Head and The Heart, Josiah’s solo performances highlight a stripped down, emotive, lyrics-first kind of song craft, inimitable in its sincerity and beauty.
Oklahoma grown singing-songwriting powerhouse, Chelsea Coleman, creates sanctuaries out of songs, wherein her audience is moved, humbled, and exalted. A courageous and vulnerable storyteller, she invites you to endure open heart surgery, skillfully mending your heartache with strands of golden thread. Each listener leaves more integrally woven in to the tapestry of humanity.
Aviva is a multi-instrumentalist songwriter and performer from the Bay Area. Her music is intimate and honest, rich and subtle, and her voice has drawn comparisons to Patsy Cline and Feist. Her songs are certain to break your heart and leave you aching for more.
(Her Tiny Desk entry just got written about here: https://www.npr.org/sections/allsongs/2018/03/23/596120585/more-tiny-desk-contest-entries-we-love)
$10 at the door