Horse is an iconic and utterly unique singer/songwriter, her voice described as a finely honed instrument, together with breathtaking stagecraft. Her music is both moving and uplifting, the audience totally absorbed whenever she performs.
With a successful career expanding over three decades, she has opened for and toured with several international artists including Tina Turner, BB King, Bryan Ferry, Burt Bacarach, (as well as touring in her own right.)
One of her best known songs Careful, was covered by Will Young. Find out more.
The comp is now over! I can also confirm that our first winner Hayley Bramall, will perform a Horse song at the Words and Music festival in Nantwich ( sponsored by Gentleman Jacks ) on the 8th of October!! Still some tickets available https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3390247
(See the Diary for more dates)
Horse McDonald is the iconic, Scottish singer, songwriter. She has been writing, recording and performing for over 30 years. There are 9 Horse albums to date - the first, The same sky was released on Capitol in 1990. There have been 8 others.
In November 2018, it will be the 25th anniversary of the second Horse album, ”God's Home Movie", named after one of her most successful songs .
Here's a wee snippet of some of her music.