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Careless Hearts / Bio

Careless Hearts are a five-piece indie/roots rock band from San José, CA. They have released two full albums and one 7-inch of original songs, and have been gigging steadily since late 2005. The band received national attention for a recent collaboration with Iggy & The Stooges guitarist James Williamson, helping him return to performing after a 35-year absence from the stage.

Careless Hearts are:

Paul Kimball (Denton, TX, Olympia, WA): lead vocals, rhythm guitar, harmonica
Derek See (LA, Chicago): lead guitar, vocals
Brian “Thunderhead” Michael (Sandwich, NH, Ft. Worth, TX): bass, vocals
Jody Clarke (Castro Valley, CA): pedal steel guitar, banjo, electric guitar
Eric Powers (Morgan Hill, CA): drums

Accomplishments:
Named “Writers of the Week” in August 2009 by American Songwriter magazine
Named “DIY Top Pick” in March 2007 by Performing Songwriter magazine
The band’s song “Yolo County Line” licensed by Palm, Inc. for the launch of the company’s highly publicized phone, the Pre.

General Info

Band Members
Paul Kimball, Derek See, Eric Powers, Brian Michael, Jody Clarke
Artist Name
Careless Hearts
Home Page
http://www.reverbnation.com/carelesshearts
Active Since
05/05
Genres
Rock / Americana roots / Indie

Contact Info

Location
San Jose, CA
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