Top 5 things you need to know about MTV EMA nominated The Head and the Heart
4. Cameron Crowe inspired one of their most popular songs.
While recording “All We Ever Knew” — one of the songs on Let’s Be Still — the band found themselves stuck repeating the chorus of “all we ever do is all we ever knew” over and over again, without thinking of anything new to add. But when director and author Cameron Crowe asked to use the song in the pilot of his show Roadies, it forced the band to get serious and finish the song. “Then we got the call from Cameron and it kicked me in the a** and made me want to finish it,” said vocalist and guitarist Jonathan Russell to AAA Backstage. “I was like, okay this is f***** Cameron Crowe like get your s*** together and finish the song.”