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- Posted on Jun 21st 2012 12:00PM by Cameron Matthews
Even though the song possesses a delightfully flowery vibe, "Hey Girl" packs a delicious punch that's filled with more than your average acid tablets. The Cincinnati band's new single has a hell of a lot of heart.
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"I wrote 'Hey Girl' on my way home from rehearsal one night," guitarist Andy Gabbard tells Spinner. "In my head it was a Stevie Wonder song. The whole thing just came right out. Words and all. I was heavy into Stevie at the time. Zach and Joey took it to the next level. As did the jangly second guitar."
The band's previous records 3 and their 2008 Dan Auerbach-produced Let it Ride seem like rock 'n' roll stepping stones compared to what's next.
Buffalo Killers' new album Dig. Sow. Love. Grow. is a cool addition to the band's canon and will hit shelves Aug. 7 via Alive Naturalsound Records.