Metallica selected the acts for this first year of Orion Music + More where they will perform Ride The Lightning and The Black Album in their entirety. Other performers include Best Coast, A Place To Bury Strangers, Arctic Monkeys, Modest Mouse, F*cked Up, The Black Angels and Liturgy.
This weekend the Shinnecock Indian Reservation in Southampton, NY hosts Escape To New York. This year’s artists include: Patti Smith, Best Coast, Chairlift, The Vaccines, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, The Psychedelic Furs and Of Montreal.
Seattle’s next big music weekend: TV On the Radio, Explosions In The Sky, Ghostland Observatory, Thurston Moore, Yuck, Austra, The Cave Singers, Best Coast, Handsome Furs, Kurt Vile, Cold Cave, F*cked Up, Les Savy Fav, Battles, Ra Ra Riot, My Goodness and a whole lot more.
A new song and a new video! Adult Swim got this new song from Best Coast and liked it so much they decided to a make a video where the ladies get their revenge.
This weekend is CT’s B.O.M.B (Bring Back Our Music) Fest at the Comcast Theater in Hartford. The lineup is quite diverse: Weezer, Snoop Dogg, Wiz Khalia, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, Best Coast, George Clinton, The New Pornographers, Wavves, Dum Dum Girls and a lot more.
Bethany Cosentino’s surf pop songs always include at least one,if not all, of the following thematic elements: boys; weed; her cat. Her can’t name is Snacks. He goes on tour with her.
Bethany Cosentino and crew keep the LA surf pop going with their latest single. Saccharine sweet, but still so good.
Dig this sweet video from lo-fi Los Angeles pop band Best Coast, featuring some fast food mascots acting in unusual ways.
Dig this sweet clip from Kid Cudi, Rostam from Vampire Weekend and Bethany from Best Coast getting crunk in their apartment all summer long.