Band of Horses is an American rock band formed in 2004 in Seattle
by Ben Bridwell, following the split of former band Carissa's Wierd.
The band was originally called 'Horses' but soon had to change its name to Band of Horses, following the discovery
that a long defunct band called Horses
(featuring actor Don Johnson) were issuing re-releases.
Now based in
Charleston, South Carolina
Indie rock, Southern rock, alternative country
Carissa's Wierd, Grand Archives
Band Of Horses Quotes
"I cant write with people. I cant even jam with people - Im just trying to learn how to play normal guitar.
When I started the band I didnt know how to play guitar, so I just detuned all the strings to where it felt like,
Oh, that sound works, so Id never even known where to put my hands properly, you know?"