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Philadelphia-based Americana band Black Horse Motel conjures a sound that draws on traditional folk roots, along with many other influences, and ties it together with unifying vocal harmonies. Songs are built on the foundations of folk music, but are elevated by an infectious blend of the traditional banjo and mandolin, with guitars, strings, drums and voices. The resulting sound is dexterous, rich, accessible and toe-tapping. Read full bio ->
While I could write to you forever about the impossibly beautiful landscape of the country, I will digress and talk about some of their lovely bands since this is, indeed, a music related blog!