Other Things You Never Knew About 1000 Horses [VIDEO]
No, not the animals that run at Saratoga - the BAND! We are featuring them and many others at this year's Countryfest 2015 I didn't know a lot about them myself, so I'm doing this for all of our benefit! Let's see what we can find out about 1000 Horses.
Fact 1: One of the guitar player/vocalists is named Zach Brown (I kid you not)
Fact 2 : They set a record for the highest debut by a new act. ( they opened at #28 on the Country Aircheck charts, (See? We don't book these bands for no reason!)
Fact 3: Rolling Stone Magazine labeled them the best up and comer in 2011. Pretty interesting that a rock magazine labels a country band as the best! Hell, we'll take it!
Fact 4: Wikipedia describes them this way
Fact 5: How did they come up with this band name? They named the band after a song on their first album coincidentally called "a Thousand Horses' .
Sounds intriguing to me - how about you?
You can check out their latest song "She's Smoke" right here.