Band of Horses loses Mat Brooke

    Easy come, easy go I guess. Barely two years after formingand managing in that time to get signed to Sub Pop, release a great album and start scoring television appearancesPitchfork has reported that Band of Horses have lost the services of Mat Brooke, one of the founding members of the band.


    According to reports, even though Brooke played an integral part in the creation of the bands debut Everything All the Time, he wasnt present for their tour dates. A statement from the band explained the situation: Mat was originally in the band to help with songwriting, and that due to his other projects taking off, he is no longer in the band.


    You can still catch the Brooke-less band at one of the following dates:


    07-28 Seattle, WA – Capitol Hill
    07-29 Chicago, IL – Union Park (Pitchfork Music Festival)
    08-10 Oslo, Norway, – Oya Festival
    08-11 Emmaboda, Sweden – Emmaboda Festival
    08-13 St. Malo, France – La Route du Rock Festival
    09-04 Minneapolis, MN – Fine Line Music Cafe
    09-08 Boston, MA – Paradise
    09-09 Clinton, NY – Hamilton College
    09-10 New York, NY – Webster Hall
    09-11 New York, NY – Webster Hall
    09-13 Washington, DC – Black Cat
    09-14 Carrboro, NC – Cat’s Cradle
    09-15 Charlotte, NC – Tremont Music Hall
    09-17 Atlanta, GA – Variety Playhouse
    09-20 Birmingham, AL – Double Tree
    09-26 Boulder, CO – Fox Theatre
    10-02 Los Angeles, CA – Avalon
    10-03 Los Angeles, CA – Avalon
    10-04 San Francisco, CA – Fillmore
    11-04 Seattle, WA – Showbox
    11-05 Seattle, WA – Showbox

    Related Links:

    Prefix Review: Band of Horses [Everything All the Time]

    Band of Horses home page