Usually one gets a feel of a band's vibe from their name. Frightened Rabbit is not one of those bands.
Singer-guitarist Scott Hutchison played solo gigs when he was starting out, and came up with Frightened Rabbit because it was a nickname his mum gave him when he was a shy kid in Selkirk, Scotland. When the band began playing together they didn’t bother finding a new name.
The Glaswegian outfit has some of the most creatively-named albums around (The Midnight Organ Fight, The Winter Of Mixed Drinks, Pedestrian Verse, Painting Of A Panic Attack...), great songs, and some pretty entertaining videos:
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