Shaped in 1978 by experienced American guitarist Mike Kennedy (previously an associate of Nicky Hopkins’ group, among other tasks), Horsepower began life in Philadelphia before relocating towards the U.K. and getting “uncovered” by previous Pets bassist and onetime Jimi Hendrix supervisor Chas Chandler. Also offering business lead vocalist Steve Richter, guitarist Rob Saltzman, bassist Pal Money, and drummer Jack port Daley, Hp proceeded to affix a trip on the brand new Wave of United kingdom ROCK bandwagon when their hard rocking structure “You Provide Me Candy” was selected to seem on 1980’s extremely influential Steel for Muthas, Vol. 2 compilation. An individual deal with Isle Information subsidiary Square implemented, & most people think that the ensuing Outrageous 7″ was Horsepower’s last gasp, however in truth, Kennedy and business continued to execute sporadically, also after time for the U.S. afterwards in the 10 years. Now located in Philadelphia, the group released a Chandler-produced LP known as Stoked! in 1994, and phrase is an up to date lineup still offering Kennedy and Richter continues to be active even today.