About Horseshoes and Hand Grenades
Hailing from Stevens Point, WI, Horseshoes and Hand Grenades plays something like Progressive High-Energy Old-Time music. With strong roots in old-time and bluegrass music, the band has formed it’s own unique style born from the diverse musical backgrounds and interests of the five friends who make up the band. All born and raised in the great state of Wisconsin, Horseshoes and Hand Grenades began playing music and their earliest shows in the spring of 2009. Since then, the band has shared the stage with the Infamous Stringdusters, Charlie Parr, Pert Near Sandstone, Art Stevenson and Highwater, Sloppy Joe, Tuck Pence and the Yankee Coalition, .357 String Band, A Night In the Box, and many more. Their second album, Another Round, was released in the spring of 2012 and features both original songwriting of the band and traditional music rejuvinated with the band’s own spin. The band brings their high-energy love for music and goodtimes around the country in bars, clubs, supperclubs, and festivals all year long.