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Saturday 29 November 2014

French critics panned Houndmouth

Houndmouth didn't go down well in France
Houndmouth didn't go down well in France

Houndmouth star Matt Myers has said the band's London shows were great - but they didn't go down quite so well in France.

The country rock band from Louisville, Kentucky and New Albany, Indiana played in the UK earlier this year.

Matt said: "London is the best place to play, apart from our hometown. A lot of people in London hadn't heard of us, but we went on and played and people seemed to love it.

"The shows in France didn't go very well, I don't know what it was. I read one review that said we had a really weird stage presence. You win some, you lose some, I guess."

The band, also consisting of Katie Toupin, Zak Appleby and Shane Cody, released their debut album From The Hills Below The City in June.

:: Houndmouth tour the UK from September 1. For more information, go to www.houndmouth.com.

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