The voice, vibe and vision of 16 HP leader David Eugene Edwards tapped an even deeper vein than Jeffrey Lee Pierce himself. Only instead of a hellhound on his trail, David’s went straight to God. Here are 8 originals and 3 very unique takes on songs by Joy Division, Creedence Clearwater Revival, and The Gun Club.
Previously very hard to find, Hoarse contains 16 HORSEPOWER live tracks from Denver in 1998. This was first intended to be released as a bootleg, but it was instead released briefly on Checkered Past as an official live album after the powers that be heard how incredible it is, back in 2001. Long sought-after by rabid and diverse 16 HP fans everywhere, Hoarse finds a steady and permanent home at last on Alternative Tentacles Records.