Henry the Horse is a diverse and flexible band of anywhere between two to six singers and musicians. The core being Scott DeMattos on lead guitar, keyboards, bass and vocals; Alan Martin singer/songwriter, and Jay Schmitt, vocals , rhythm guitar and miscellaneous rhythm instruments. Band members are all local to the Wake Forest area and enjoy playing in local clubs and for private events. They cover everything from Beatles to ZZ-Top as well as original music written by Alan. The band's name name comes from a Beatles reference in the song, "For the benefit of Mr. Kite".