Car Seat Headrest

Car Seat Headrest



Car Seat Headrest is an American indie rock band originally from Leesburg, Virginia, United States, currently based in Seattle, Washington. Begun as a solo recording project in 2010 by William James Toledo Barnes (born August 23, 1992), known professionally as Will Toledo, Car Seat Headrest released 12 albums on the music platform Bandcamp. Signed to Matador Records in 2015, Car Seat Headrest began a tour in 2016 presenting material from their latest album Teens of Denial as a full band. Toledo's work is notable for its large online cult following. The group has received attention from publications including Pitchfork,[1] Rolling Stone,[2] The New Yorker and Paste,[3] amongst others.[4]



My Boy
My Boy is a song by musical group Car Seat Headrest, released on February 6, 2018.
Cute Thing
Cute Thing is a song by musical group Car Seat Headrest, released on January 23, 2018.
Nervous Young Inhumans
Nervous Young Inhumans is a song by musical group Car Seat Headrest, released on January 10, 2018.
Beach Life-In-Death
Beach Life-In-Death is a song by musical group Car Seat Headrest, released on December 13, 2017.

Photos - Car Seat Headrest57

Popular Albums9

Popular Songs14


Spotify - Albums & Singles20


Spotify - Top Tracks10


Upcoming Concerts35

Wow Hall
Eugene, US
April 7, 2018
Knitting Factory Concert House
Boise, US
April 9, 2018
Top Hat Lounge
Missoula, United States
April 10, 2018
Top Hat Lounge
Missoula, US
April 11, 2018
Knitting Factory Concert House
Spokane, US
April 12, 2018
Wild Buffalo House Of Music
Bellingham, US
April 13, 2018
Capitol Theater
Olympia, US
April 14, 2018
Market Hotel
Brooklyn, US
May 8, 2018
Olympia Theatre
Dublin, Ireland
May 16, 2018
Glasgow, United Kingdom
May 18, 2018
Invisible Wind Factory
Liverpool, United Kingdom
May 19, 2018
Junction 1
Cambridge, United Kingdom
May 21, 2018
SWX Bristol
Bristol, United Kingdom
May 22, 2018
London, United Kingdom
May 23, 2018
Le Trabendo
Paris, France
May 26, 2018
Paradiso Grote Zaal
Amsterdam, Netherlands
May 28, 2018
Die Kantine
Köln, Germany
May 29, 2018
Uebel & Gefährlich
Hamburg, Germany
May 30, 2018
Festsaal Kreuzberg
Berlin, Germany
May 31, 2018
Commodore Ballroom
Vancouver, Canada
July 13, 2018
Commodore Ballroom
Vancouver, Canada
July 14, 2018
McMenamins Crystal Ballroom
Portland, United States
July 15, 2018
Crystal Ballroom
Portland, US
July 16, 2018
The Fillmore
San Francisco, United States
July 17, 2018
The Fillmore
San Francisco, US
July 18, 2018
The Fillmore
San Francisco, US
July 19, 2018
Las Vegas, United States
July 22, 2018
Bunkhouse Saloon
Las Vegas, US
July 23, 2018
191 Toole
Tucson, US
July 24, 2018
The Van Buren
Phoenix, US
July 25, 2018
Fox Theatre & Cafe
Boulder, United States
July 27, 2018
Fox Theatre
Boulder, US
July 28, 2018
Gothic Theatre
Englewood, US
July 29, 2018
Urban Lounge
Salt Lake City, United States
July 30, 2018
Urban Lounge
Salt Lake City, US
July 31, 2018

News Articles15

Car Seat Headrest Tour and Music News
  –  March 5, 2018
It’s probably safe to say that most artists would like to go back and revise some elements of their output. Some would argue that albums and songs are moments in time and as such should be left untouched to be reviewed for posterity, the counter argument ...
Album review: Car Seat Headrest – Twin Fantasy
  –  March 2, 2018
And it’s what makes Car Seat Headrest so hard to turn a deaf ear to. The band’s recent album is another train-of-thought from Toledo, the young founder/frontman who’s been making increasingly impressive, personal music for the past eight years.
Face to Face Goes Head to Head: Car Seat Headrest and the Rerelease of ‘Twin Fantasy’
  –  March 1, 2018
It was early November of 2011 when Virginia indie rock band, Car Seat Headrest, put out the original “Twin Fantasy ... Panning refers to the left/right balance used in production for stereo sound music. Often, good panning work replicates a live ...
Car Seat Headrest subreddit shutters after tweetstorm from singer
  –  February 28, 2018
“Hi everyone. I make music. To ‘be a fan’ of Car Seat Headrest, literally all you have to do is listen to and enjoy the music,” Toledo tweeted Tuesday. “If you feel compelled to show your fanship in additional ways, all I ask is that you ask ...
Car Seat Headrest tells fans to “chill the fuck out” as subreddit is shut down
  –  February 28, 2018
“Hi everyone. I make music. To ‘be a fan’ of Car Seat Headrest, literally all you have to do is listen to and enjoy the music,” the singer-songwriter (real name Will Toledo) wrote. Toledo added: “If you feel compelled to show your fanship in ...
Car Seat Headrest reexamines and refines their old classic
  –  February 27, 2018
Will Toledo, known for his musical project Car Seat Headrest, started producing and releasing albums on the music hosting website Bandcamp while he was in high school a decade ago. After a few albums of odd, less-than-fully-developed songs, he recorded a ...
Car Seat Headrest better with more mileage
  –  February 27, 2018
Now that Car Seat Headrest is signed to Matador Records and Will Toledo ... he’s been granted access to into a great amplifier for the artistic power of his music. The differences between the versions of individual songs from the old recording and ...
Watch Car Seat Headrest Cover Frank Ocean’s “White Ferrari”
  –  February 26, 2018
While on the surface, the two acts appear to have little in common, with Ocean being a smooth R&B singer and Car Seat Headrest being an indie-rock band, it’s good to know the love of music unites them both. You can watch Car Seat Headrest’s medley of ...
Car Seat Headrest Steers in New Direction With Twin Fantasy
  –  February 25, 2018
Will Toledo has been releasing music under the name Car Seat Headrest—which he chose because his first recordings were done in his car—for close to a decade now. What started as a lo-fi, one-man project on Bandcamp eventually evolved into a four-man ...
Car Seat Headrest reinvigorates 2011 album
  –  February 23, 2018
On Feb. 16, the indie-rock band Car Seat Headrest released a re-recording of their sixth LP ... The original “Twin Fantasy,” like most of Toledo’s early music, was lyrically brilliant but poorly produced — perhaps better described as “lo ...
I Guess Car Seat Headrest Have Made Me Love Smash Mouth Now
  –  February 22, 2018
Last Friday (February 16), Will Toledo's Car Seat Headrest released a re-recording of the project's 2011 album Twin Fantasy. In a celebration of that, and of the great tradition of rock music in general, he's issued an important cover version. Will Toledo ...
TEST SPIN | Car Seat Headrest – Twin Fantasy
  –  February 22, 2018
Throughout Car Seat Headrest’s discography, Toledo reminds us that you can be as self-indulgent as you want in your self-hatred and still make good music, so long as you are self-aware enough to realize how comedic the whole situation is. Twin Fantasy is ...
Car Seat Headrest Rerecorded His Best Album, and Now It’s Even Better
  –  February 21, 2018
Listeners on r/indieheads and /mu/ — notoriously volatile music threads on reddit and 4chan ... The new version is busier and louder than any other Car Seat Headrest album has ever been, but Toledo’s lyrics are always high in the mix, regardless ...
Car Seat Headrest, Poliça/Stargaze, Brandi Carlile, and more albums to know about this week
  –  February 16, 2018
Channy Leaneagh of Poliça (Photo: Shirlaine Forrest/Getty Images); Will Toledo, a.k.a. Car Seat Headrest (Photo: Dos Rios Films); and Brandi Carlile (Photo: Alysse Gafkjenh) There’s a strange but rewarding matching of talents that takes place on Music ...
Car Seat Headrest release reworked version of 2011’s Twin Fantasy: Stream
  –  February 16, 2018
Today, Car Seat Headrest releases an entirely re-recorded version of his 2011 Bandcamp-issued, quasi-autobiographical album Twin Fantasy via Matador. Subscribers of Apple Music and Spotify can stream below. You can purchase a copy of the album here.


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