Hearts Like Lions is an American Christian indie rock band, and they play an alternative rock music style. They come from Long Beach, California, where they were formed in 2011, with lead vocalist, Stephen Ramos. Their first extended play, These Hands, was released in 2014, with Tooth & Nail Records. Their single, "Stranger", broke through on the Billboard magazine Christian Rock chart.
The band is from Long Beach, California, where they formed in 2011, with lead vocalist and guitarist, Stephen Ramos, whose current members are bassist, Luke Schoepf, and drummer, Nick Sturz. Their former band members were guitarist, Brandon Fox, bassist, Garrick Fieger, keyboardist, Ariel Painschab, and drummer, Rick Raasch. They were signed to Tooth & Nail Records, in 2014.
The band commenced as a musical entity in 2011, with their first major label extended play, These Hands, that released on December 2, 2014, from Tooth & Nail Records. Their single, "Stranger", found success on the Billboard magazine Christian Rock charts, where it reached a peak of No. 2.
Stephan Ramos – lead vocals, lead guitar
Luke Schoepf – bass
Nick Sturz – drums
Brendan Fox – guitar
Garrick Fieger – bass
Ariel Painschab – keys
Rick Raasch – drums