There couldn’t be a more poignant talk to re-share at the end of the year, especially after the tumultuous year that was 2017. This talk took place a few months after the US 2016 Election, where The Staves found themselves touring a much different United States. Right before this talk, they released the aptly titled ‘Tired As Fuck’ - a song that wasn’t meant to be about the current state of the world, but has been taken in as a call to arms. Ken Grand-Pierre linked up with The Staves in Brooklyn to find out how that particular song came to be and what it’s been like to tour in T$#%p’s America.

“People just say the nicest things, and at our shows, it does feel like we’re in a room of our friends.”

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