Thrift Store Cowboys

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Thrift Store Cowboys
OriginLubbock, Texas, U.S.
GenresAlternative country, indie rock
Years active1999–present

Thrift Store Cowboys are an alternative country and indie rock band, formed in 1999, in Lubbock, Texas by Daniel Fluitt and Colt Miller. Presently the band also includes Clint Miller, Amanda Shires, Cory Ames, Kris Killingsworth. The band was featured on KTTZ program 24 Frames.[1]

The band has toured a significant portion of the southeastern and western U.S., touring with acts such as DeVotchKa and Cory Branan. Additionally, Thrift Store Cowboys have shared a bill with Old 97s, the Flatlanders, Lucero, Joe Ely, and Centro-Matic.


  • Daniel Fluitt: - Vocals, rhythm guitar, lap steel guitar, saw
  • Colt Miller: - Electric & baritone guitar, accordion, banjo and pedal steel
  • Clint Miller: - Bass guitar
  • Cory Ames: - Wurlitzer, Rhodes, various
  • Amanda "Pearl" Shires: - Fiddle, vocals
  • Kris Killingsworth: - Drums, Glockenspiel, vocals


  • Nowhere With You (2001)
  • The Great American Desert (2003)
  • Lay Low While Crawling or Creeping (2006)
  • 7" Vinyl Split w/ One Wolf (Mt. Inadale Records 2009)
  • Light Fighter (2010)
  • Lay Low While Crawling or Creeping - 10 Year Anniversary Vinyl (2016)

Live recordings[edit]

  • Live at Sabala's (2005) - Limited Edition live CD out of print
  • Live at Taos Solar Music Fest (2007)

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