SongoftheDay: YOURS TO BEAR by HONEY HONEY

YOURS TO BEAR by HONEY HONEY

The band was formed in 2006 by musician Benjamin Jaffe and musician/model/actress Suzanne Santo. The two met at a costume party and signed a record deal a year later. Originally the band’s name was Zanzibar Lewis but it was rejected by their record label.

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Their debut album, First Rodeo, was released on November 4, 2008 under the now-defunct Ironworks record label, run by actor Kiefer Sutherland and friend Jude Cole. Sutherland starred in the group’s music video for their song “Little Toy Gun”  Honey Honey toured with Lifehouse, another Ironworks band, at the start of their career. The band released their second studio album, Billy Jack, on Oct 24, 2011 under their own honeyhoney Records/Lost Highway label.iohoikl

Their third album, “3” was produced by Dave Cobb and released June 9, 2015. The website American Songwriter reviewed it writing, “with a singer-songwriter that exudes the magnetic passion and swaggering star power of Santo, this is a group whose time has come.