Based in Los Angeles, he is the brother of the Haden Triplets Petra (that dog., Foo Fighters, The Decemberists, Sean Lennon), Tanya (Silversun Pickups, Let's Go Sailing; recently wed to comedian Jack Black) and Rachel (that dog., The Rentals).
He is the founder, bassist and singer of the group Spain, whose first album, The Blue Moods of Spain, appeared on Restless Records to wide acclaim. The band toured extensively in the U.S., Europe, and Australia, attracting considerable notice.
His most recent projects were the 2004 Light of Day EP, released on Diamond Soul Recordings, and his debut solo LP, Devoted, released in 2007, produced by Dan the Automator and featuring performances by former Spain guitarist Merlo Podlewski, keyboardist John Medeski, and turntablist Kid Koala. He also sang vocals on the track Persona on Blue Man Group's album The Complex.
- with Spain : see the band's discography
- solo :
- Light of day (EP, 2004)
- Devoted (2007)
- solo project under the name Dead Sea Scrolls (no album released yet)
- Official site
- Official blog
- Josh Haden's personal blog and music collection at MOG.com
- Josh Haden at the Internet Movie Database
- Unterburger, Richie. "Spain biography". allmusic.com. Retrieved 1 June 2012.