Flatland Cavalry is an Americana-Country band from Lubbock, Texas, that formed in 2012. Cleto Cordero, the band’s lead vocalist and lyricist, and drummer Jason Albers, both from Midland, Texas, established the band while attending Texas Tech University.
They brought up bassist Jonathan Saenz, guitarist Reid Dillon, and Laura Jane Houle, the original fiddler. Come May, their debut EP, was released in 2015. Humble Folks, their first full-length album, was released in 2016.
Wesley Hall, formerly of Dolly Shine, Kaitlin Butts, and other bands, replaced Houle in the band in late 2018. Homeland Insecurity, Flatland Cavalry’s sophomore album, was released in January of 2019.