This guy taught me my 1st chords on the guitar. Had him lay down some lead guitar work on the new album. Thanks @jonathanrobinsonmusic!!! #bktf2015LP #BKTF

My job during the 1st studio session for the new record #bktf2015LP tryna make @matthewpwarner proud

Pre-pro with great friends for the next #BKTF album! 🎹🎶📝💿🎸🎤

Studio is 2 wks away; Our pre-studio playlists

In 2 weeks we’ll be in the studio tracking for our next album! It’s an exciting time. Here’s what we’ve been listening to when not studying our pre-production demos as we prep for our sessions with Swaff. Listen on Spotify, and check out who picked what below:

Vince (songs):

  • Ben Howard - ‘I Forget Where We Were’
  • Bleachers - ‘Like a River Runs’
  • Coldplay - ‘Ink’
  • Haim - ‘If I Could Change Your Mind’
  • M83 - ‘I Need You’
  • Owl City - ‘Wolf Bite’
  • St. Lucia - ‘Elevate’
  • Switchfoot - ‘When We Come Alive’
  • Twin Forks - ‘Plans’
  • The 1975 - ‘Settle Down’

Hensley (albums):

  • Beatles - ‘Revolver’
  • Coldplay - ‘Ghost Stories’
  • Ryan Adams - ‘Gold’
  • The 1975 - ‘The 1975’
  • Death Cab for Cutie - ‘Narrow Stairs’
  • Augustana - ‘Life Imitating Life’
  • Brandon Flowers - ‘Flamingo’
  • Lupe Fiasco - ‘Food and Liquor’
  • Fleetwood Mac - ‘Fleetwood Mac’
  • Honestly - ‘Ghosts of a Brilliant Past’

BK (songs):

  • Huey Lewis & The News - ‘Power Of Love’
  • Augustana - ‘Need a Little Sunshine’
  • Butch Walker & the Black Widows - ‘Summer of ‘89’
  • Keith Urban - ‘Somewhere in My Car’
  • Matchbox Twenty - ‘The Way’
  • Fleetwood Mac - ‘Say You Love Me’
  • Michael Jackson - ‘Love Never Felt So Good’
  • Philip Bailey & Phil Collins - ‘Easy Lover’ 
  • Grace Potter and the Nocturnals - ‘Paris (Ooh La La)’
  • Tears For Fears - ‘Everybody Wants to Rule the World’
  • Hall & Oates - ‘Out of Touch’
  • Don Henley - ‘All She Wants To Do Is Dance’
  • The Wonders - ‘That Thing You Do’
  • The 1975 - ‘Settle Down’
  • Ryan Adams - ‘Gimme Something Good’
  • Def Leppard - ‘Hysteria’
  • Richard Marx - ‘Endless Summer Nights’
  • Heart - ‘What About Love’
  • Tom Petty - ‘You Wreck Me’
  • 80s Pop Pandora Station, obviously

This never stops being cool. #BKTF on @1065theend last night @vincentbaynard @chrisrhensley

Started heavily tracking demos for the next #BKTF record last night w/ @vincentbaynard. Studio this fall 🎤📀

Pretty wild that I was on the way to grab lunch w/ @matthewpwarner on the 2yr anniv of filming the “Settle It Down” vid & it came on shuffle on my 5,000 song iPod.

Hey, #Raleigh! Come see us at The Pour House, we play 9-945 #bktf (at The Pour House Music Hall)

We released our acoustic EP, Timing, 1yr ago! Get it for $4 at & we’ll send you our 7-song 2012 album, Years, for FREE! #bktf #cltmusic #cltmusic

Happy we were able to open for @twinforksmusic #ChrisCarrabba on Monday. Really enjoyed chatting with him after the show & his tour tips. #BKTF #CLTmusic #CLT