The Russian Cowboys

The Russian Cowboys started out as four friends jamming together at their homes, had a lucky break at a local theatre, decided to start gigging as a band around Oxford in 2013, and had played its first headline set before the year end. Expect the band's first EP in the near future.

Genre:
Rock, Blues, Funk

Based:
Oxford

Formed:
2012

The Russian Cowboys Trivia

Origins of the name: The name of the band is inspired by the film "The Leningrad Cowboys Go America", a cult film by Finnish film-maker Ari Kaurismaki about a fictitious band from Siberia breaking into the world of pop.

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