Sounds Like: JVD and the Backporch Smokers, Billy Wine, JC Brooks & the Uptown Sound, Keller Williams, The String Cheese Incident
Bio: The HeartSleeves formed in 2007 when Jared Lucas Nathanson (vocals- Grits) and collaborator drinking buddy Wayne “Rhino” Flower (bass – The Halo Benders,Treepeople, Violent Green ) collided at high velocity with Jared’s high school chum Joel “JG” Greenlee (sax), Joshua Lee Loomis (vocals, guitar,...See Full Bio
"A catchy bossanova beat tells the triumphant tale of Queen Esther and Mordechai. "Haman (Purim Song)" is not a cover, parody or kids song.... The catchy melody has a Brazilian bossa beat..... There is also the quirky and rocking "Son of Lenny Bruce", named for the American stand-up comedian who often discussed his Jewish identity on stage.... Nathanson's thick, deep voiced vocals details his childhood story with a groovy saxophone and piano backdrop.... Both songs come from the group's 2012 album "Peripheral People". The album is a tribute to Nathanson's late sister Jessica. The band is currently working on their third full-length CD "Love is Reciprocal".