The Handsome Family

Formed 1993
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1993
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The Handsome Family

The Handsome Family Biography (Wikipedia)

The Handsome Family is an alternative country and Americana duo consisting of husband and wife Brett and Rennie Sparks formed in Chicago, Illinois, and currently based in Albuquerque, New Mexico. They are perhaps best known for their song "Far from Any Road" from the album Singing Bones, which was used as the main title theme for the first season of HBO's 2014 crime drama True Detective. The band's 10th album, Unseen, was released on September 16, 2016, the first new release on the band's own label and through long-time label Loose in Europe.

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Weightless Again
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Weightless Again
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Down in the Ground
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Down in the Ground
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The Woman Downstairs
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The Woman Downstairs
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When That Helicopter Comes
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When That Helicopter Comes
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Arlene
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Arlene
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Far From Any Road
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Far From Any Road
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The Silver Light
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The Silver Light
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My Sister's Tiny Hands (6 Music Session, 14th May 2014)
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My Sister's Tiny Hands (6 Music Session, 14th May 2014)
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Weightless Again (6 Music Marc Riley Session, 14 May 2014)
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Weightless Again (6 Music Marc Riley Session, 14 May 2014)
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So Much Wine
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So Much Wine
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Gold
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Gold
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Frogs (6 Music Session, 50 May 2013)
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Frogs (6 Music Session, 50 May 2013)
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Woodpecker (6 Music Session, 50 May 2013)
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Woodpecker (6 Music Session, 50 May 2013)
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Glow Worm (6 Music Session, 50 May 2013)
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Glow Worm (6 Music Session, 50 May 2013)
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Back In My Day
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Back In My Day
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Famous Blue Raincoat
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Famous Blue Raincoat
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Faraway Eyes
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Faraway Eyes
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The Bottomless Hole
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The Bottomless Hole
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A Beautiful Thing
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A Beautiful Thing
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The Blizzard
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The Blizzard
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Cold, Cold, Cold
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Cold, Cold, Cold
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The Sea Rose
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The Sea Rose
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King of Dust Riley Session 220217 For Gideon
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King of Dust Riley Session 220217 For Gideon
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Dry Bones
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Dry Bones
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Gold (Marc Riley session 120315)
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Gold (Marc Riley session 120315)
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Far From Any Road (Marc Riley session 120315)
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Far From Any Road (Marc Riley session 120315)
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The World Should End In Fire
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The World Should End In Fire
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