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A Thousand Horses builds "Bridges"

Thursday, May 11, 2017 – A Thousand Horses announced it would release its third album, "Bridges," on June 2.

The disc is the follow to "Southernality," which gained them airplay with "Smoke."

The 13-song effort on Big Machine will be out digitally and includes the single "Preachin' to the Choir" as well as an acoustic version of the track.

Produced by Dann Huff, Corey Crowder and the band, "Bridges" incorporates rock and country. The release includes a live version of "Smoke." The release features seven acoustic tracks, six of which were recorded live in the U.K. at Metropolis Studios.

The band consists of Michael Hobby (lead vocals), Bill Satcher, (lead guitar) Zach Brown (guitar) and Graham Deloach (bass).

The track list is:
1. "Blaze Of Somethin'" | Michael Hobby, Bill Satcher, Aaron Eshuis, Ryan Hurd*
2. "Burn Like Willie" | Zach Brown, Graham DeLoach, Michael Hobby, Bill Satcher, Corey Crowder*
3. "Preachin' To The Choir" | Heather Morgan, Morgan Wallen, Brad Warren, Brett Warren**
4. "One Man Army" | Michael Hobby, Ross Copperman, Josh Osborne**
5. "Bridges" | Zach Brown, Graham DeLoach, Michael Hobby, Bill Satcher, Corey Crowder*
6. "Weekends In A Small Town" | Michael Hobby, Jaren Johnston, Neil Mason*
7. "Travelin' Man" (Live from Metropolis Studios, London) | Michael Hobby, Bill Satcher, Jaren Johnston***
8. "Preachin' To The Choir" (Live from Metropolis Studios, London) | Heather Morgan, Morgan Wallen, Brad Warren, Brett Warren***
9. "Sunday Morning" (Live from Metropolis Studios, London) | Zach Brown, Graham DeLoach, Michael Hobby, Bill Satcher, Rich Robinson***
10. "One Man Army" (Live from Metropolis Studios, London) | Michael Hobby, Ross Copperman, Josh Osborne***
11. "Bridges" (Live from Metropolis Studios, London) | Zach Brown, Graham DeLoach, Michael Hobby, Bill Satcher, Corey Crowder***
12. "First Time" (Live from Metropolis Studios, London) | Michael Hobby, Bill Satcher, Patrick Davis***
13. "Smoke" (Live from Printer's Alley, Nashville) | Michael Hobby, Jon Nite, Ross Copperman***
* Produced by Corey Crowder
** Produced by Dann Huff
*** Produced by A Thousand Horses

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Bridges CD review - Bridges
How did A Thousand Horses get so good so quickly? They're already using the executive washroom everyone thought belonged to Florida Georgia Line and are a band with a monster debut country single ("Smoke" from 2015) and a spate of award nominations. Michael Hobby's tough-as-leather voice (with soul cred) is a big part of it. But unlike a lot of other acts, the story doesn't end with a front man. This band rocks hard, a tight unit where every member is a potential »»»
Southernality CD review - Southernality
If you hadn't bothered to look at the album jacket and know that it was A Thousand Horses putting its stamp on the music, you'd think Keith Richards was handling the guitar riffs of the opening "First Time." Not to mention the wailing female backing vocals several minutes in. While it's not the first (or last) time, anyone has heard these riffs, at least A Thousand Horses has the musical chops. And speaking of influences, Chris Robinson and Black Crowes rank near the top. »»»
Editorial: Walking the talk – When names like Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, Waylon and the Hag are invoked, you're talking hard core country. These are the touchstones of country , the guys who made country music what it was and still is (or maybe can be). When these folks would sing about being down-and-out and the rough-and-tumble, they knew of what they were singing about. Fast forward a few years to the country singers of today. »»»
Concert Review: These Eagles keep songs alive and well – The newly reconfigured Eagles lineup, which now includes Vince Gill and Deacon Frey in place of the late Glenn Frey, hasn't changed its set much since this modified grouping's debut at Dodger Stadium in 2017. Don Henley announced from the outset, though, how the group continues to tour primarily so it can keep the Eagles' many great songs alive.... »»»
Concert Review: Lovett could not have scripted it any better – Cerritos is a fair distance from Hollywood, but Lyle Lovett, who has accumulated a long list of acting credits, sometimes seemed like he was giving a company town performance this night. Maybe it was because Paul Reiser, the "Mad About You" star, introduced Lovett with a funny bit about what some of the man's songs mean (or don't mean).... »»»
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