"Knock Knock"

Band of Horses usually lie deep in the sweet spot between the dreamy Nineties guitar majesty of Built to Spill and gorgeously harmonized, golden-bearded Seventies folk rock. But this has more going on under the hood than usual, implying the band's upcoming LP will be its most rocking yet. Ben Bridwell sings about "a ramshackle crew with something to prove" over guitars that are more Crazy Horse than America while the drums gallop out of the garage.

Listen to "Knock Knock":

From The Archives Issue 1163: August 16, 2012