Band of Horses Play Entire Catalogue at Hammerstein Ballroom

Band of Horses play every song in their recorded catalogue over the course of two sets at Hammerstein Ballroom

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Band of Horses play every song in their recorded catalogue over the course of two sets at Hammerstein Ballroom. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Band of Horses' drummer Creighton Barrett rocks out. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Vocalist and guitarist Ben Bridwell motions that he's got a secret or two during "For Annabelle", the first song of the night. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Band of Horses' bassist Bill Reynolds. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Earlier in the day, the band played an all acoustic, intimate set upstairs at the same venue. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Band of Horses' lead guitarist Tyler Ramsey strikes a pose. Photos by Michel Dussack
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The electric show on the main floor of Hammerstein was so long that the band decided to split it into two sets to give themselves and the crowd a breather. Photos by Michel Dussack
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The first set was 18 songs and capped off with "The Funeral", the band's first ever single. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Ben threw off his hat halfway through the energetic "Electric Music". Photos by Michel Dussack
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The band performed with ample lighting as well as a backdrop of projections behind them. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Ben sings while playing a slide guitar during "The First Song". Photos by Michel Dussack
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Tyler bathed in rays of light from behind him. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Ben and Bill rock out together. Photos by Michel Dussack
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When the band returned for their second set, it was with another dose older material, as they opened it with the bass driven "Our Swords". Photos by Michel Dussack
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A couple songs later came "No One's Gonna Love You", and it brought a massive singalong with it. Photos by Michel Dussack
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The show, which was already a late one with the band hitting the stage at 10:45, stretched well past typical show curfews of 11 or 12 and spanned 27 songs between the two sets. Photos by Michel Dussack
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The show, along with the acoustic show, were perfect for the hardcore Band of Horses fans who got to hear every song the band has ever recorded throughout the two. Photos by Michel Dussack
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However, for some casual fans, playing such a late and long set on a weekday may have been a bit too much. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Because of the nature of this show, it was easy to forget that Band of Horses are supporting a new album that came out in September. Photos by Michel Dussack
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However, songs from "Mirage Rock" did indeed make it into both shows and both sets of the electric show. Photos by Michel Dussack
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