Tuesday, 15th March saw Music City legends A Thousand Horses deliver London a shot in the arm of some class southern rock. Making their UK tour debut at the C2C Festival held at the O2 Arena, the Nashville quartet bid farewell to their UK fans with a powerful, close quarter set at Camden’s famous Barfly venue.
The set overall has the harmonised, silky smooth feel to it where the keyboards will get as much if not more airtime than the guitarists do. At one point, poor Calle Hammar is asked to turn down his guitar in the monitor so that the keyboards could come forward a bit more. Looking slightly crestfallen he comments “but I was having such a blast…” before getting the sound desk to comply. I suppose that point is the difference between the current batch of Swedish bands out there and Houston