Shovels & Rope make music that exudes raw beauty, honesty, grit and passion. Hard work does pay off; the band spent the better part of 20touring. SHOVELS & ROPE - Little Seeds - Music. Discover releases, reviews, credits, songs, and more about Shovels & Rope* - Little Seeds at Discogs. Complete your Shovels & Rope* collection. Shovels & Rope balances a robust blend of electric guitar and a booming kick drum with reflective vocals, and the result is at once triumphant. Sonically it's little different from its predecessors; a mix of unruly guitars, rattling drums and harmony vocals, with Hearst's surging voice. “I know exactly who you think you are,” sing Michael Trent and Cary Ann Hearst, the husband-and-wife vocalists of Shovels & Ropes at the. Little Seeds is an album of growth in every way. Hearst and Trent have grown emotionally through the joys and sorrows of recent years. Playing. Little Seeds, the electrifying New West Records bow by Shovels and Rope, finds the award-winning South Carolina duo of Michael Trent and Cary Ann Hearst. Shovels & Rope husband and wife team Michael Trent and Cary Ann Hearst write songs that strongly reflect a Southern Gothic aesthetic. Listen to Little Seeds on Spotify. Shovels & Rope · Album · · 13 songs.