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Creighton Barrett

PERFORMS WITH: Band of Horses


About the Artist

Creighton is the drummer for Band of Horses, a talented collective based in South Carolina, who have just released their 3rd studio album 'Infinite Arms'.

Band of Horses is Ben Bridwell, Creighton Barrett, Ryan Monroe, Tyler Ramsey and Bill Reynolds. Barrett met Bridwell at a party as teenagers, where they bonded instantly over a mutual obsession with Dinosaur Jr. Over the course of a few years, they gradually synched up. Barrett appeared behind the kit on 2007 release Cease to Begin.

Their latest release, Infinite Arms, was released in May, 2010. Infinite Arms was a group effort in the truest sense of the phrase. The project the essence of the different locales across America that became the setting for the recording and songwriting process behind the album. The serene woods of Northern Minnesota and the band’s native Carolinas inspired the songwriting, lending the compositions an air of comfort and familiarity.

Watch our interview with Creighton before his show May 15th, 2010 in Hartford, CT:



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