The Knack

The Knack

rock, classic rock, new wave, power pop, 80s

There have been several bands with this name: 1. The Knack was a Los Angeles-based new wave/power pop band from Detroit, Michigan. They rose to fame with their first single, "My Sharona", which was an international hit in 1979. The power pop of "My Sharona", coupled with the band's retro 60s look, earned the band comparisons to The Beatles (though the band members themselves viewed the 'New Beatles' label as tongue-in-cheek). Many music critics hated disco