Between 2004 and 2012, Grizzly Bear put out four critically-acclaimed albums. Their newest album is called Painted Ruins, and it features this song, “Four Cypresses.” In this episode, two members of the band, Chris Taylor and Daniel Rossen, tell the story of how the song came together.
You can get “Four Cypresses” on iTunes.
Illustration by Carlos Lerma.
Take the Song Exploder listener survey at surveynerds.com/songexploder.