The Long Winters is an American indie rock band based in Seattle, Washington.
Singer-songwriter John Roderick was born in Seattle, Washington, and grew up in Anchorage, Alaska. He later returned to Seattle, formed the Bun Family Players and The Western State Hurricanes. Following the collapse of the latter, he acted as touring keyboardist for Harvey Danger.
In 2001, Harvey Danger singer/songwriter Sean Nelson suggested that he and Roderick record an album—half of the songs penned by John, and the other half by Sean. Death Cab for Cutie band member Chris Walla had recently opened up the Hall of Justice studio in Seattle and agreed to help them record.
John recruited Joe Bass of Sky Cries Mary and Brian Young of Fountains of Wayne to flesh out several of the songs, and gradually the album evolved to feature only John's songs. After several months, The Worst You Can Do Is Harm was finishedЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- The Worst You Can Do Is Harm [19.02.2002, альбом]
- When I Pretend to Fall [06.05.2003, альбом]
- Ultimatum [11.10.2005, макси-сингл]
- Putting the Days to Bed [25.07.2006, альбом]
- 2006-10-04: Lee’s Palace, Toronto, ON, Canada
- The Long Winters Live at Cat's Cradle 
- Daytrotter Session [21.06.2007]