Two years to the date since they released their highly acclaimed album If I Was, British trio The Staves are exactly where they want to be.

They've just returned from a North American tour, during which they opened for Bon Iver (with whom they've maintained a tight relationship ever since Justin Vernon's involvement with their sophomore LP), and will soon be hitting UK stages yet again.

Ken Grand-Pierre caught up with the band for a lengthy conversation about touring America, audience participation, the orange one, collaborations and a whole bunch more. Listen below.