Thirsty Horses

Information About the Band

Thirsty Horses have been making music appearances for the past 10 years everywhere from bars/restaurants, wineries, private parties and outdoor festivals. The group plays often as 2-man acoustic act, or is also available as a full band with bass and/or drums ... Music performances are available to be scheduled in the Lake Norman/Iredell area, Charlotte, western North Carolina, Triad & Piedmont NC, upstate SC, and more.

Fill out the form on the Contact Us page to find out more about availability in the future. Or contact Brett Milstead directly at 704.437.0175.

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Upcoming Gigs

21 APR
Thirsty Horses (Full Band) at

Ri Ra Irish Pub

  • friday 21 april 2017
    10:00 Pm to 1:30 am

  • 208 N Tryon St.
    Charlotte, NC 28202

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28 APR
Thirsty Horses (Duo) at

Harvey's in Cornelius

  • saturday 28 april 2017
    09:00 Pm to 12:00 am

  • 19906 N Cove Road, Suite A
    Cornelius, NC 28031

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05 MAY
Thirsty Horses (Full Band) at

Tin Roof Charlotte

  • Friday 05 May 17
    10 pm to 2 am

  • 210 E Trade St, Charlotte
    North Carolina 28202

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06 MAY
Thirsty Horses (Full Band) at

Olde Meck Brewery

  • saturday 06 may 2017
    12:30 pm to 3:30 pm

  • 4150 Yancey Rd.
    Charlotte, NC 28217

06 MAY
Thirsty Horses (Duo) at

Boulevard 1820

  • saturday 06 may 2017
    09 pm to 12 am

  • 1820 South Blvd #106
    Charlotte, NC 28203


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Band Members

Brett Milstead - Vocal Guitar Thirsty Horses

Brett Milstead

Lead Vocal / Guitar
Brad Clanton - Guitar/Vocal Thirsty Horses

Brad Clanton

Lead Guitar / Backing Vocal
Chris Bumgarner - Bass, Thirsty Horses

Chris Bumgarner

Bass Guitar
Shawn Wilkes - Drummer, Thirsty Horses

Shawn Wilkes

Drums & Percussion Endorsed by Scorpion Percussion