Click Track: Best Coast


Posted at 11:33 AM ET, 08/09/2011

Singles file: Best Coast, BADBADNOTGOOD, Pistol Annies

By Allison Stewart  |  11:33 AM ET, 08/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Singles file | Tags:  Best Coast, BADBADNOTGOOD, Pistol Annies, Moonface, Cities Aviv

Posted at 01:49 PM ET, 06/08/2011

Speculation: Predicting the Virgin Mobile FreeFest lineup

Might we see TV on the Radio, Foo Fighters and Big Boi for free this summer? Who knows? But it’s fun to guess.

By David Malitz  |  01:49 PM ET, 06/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Speculation | Tags:  Virgin Mobile FreeFest, Foo Fighters, TV on the Radio, Big Boi, Best Coast, Titus Andronicus

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 05/26/2011

Taking sides: Who’s king of the beach?

Click Track ranks bands with beach-themed names.

By Click Track  |  11:00 AM ET, 05/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Taking sides | Tags:  Beach House, Beach Fossils, Best Coast, Wavves, Dirty Beaches, Frank Ocean, Surf City, Surfer Blood

Posted at 03:22 PM ET, 02/01/2011

In concert: Best Coast and Wavves at 9:30 Club

Neo-grunge lovebirds Nathan Williams (Wavves) and Bethany Cosentino (Best Coast) played at 9:30 Club on Monday. It was OK, dude. (All photos by Kyle Gustafson/FTWP) The '90s are back, and along with flannel, environmentalism and 20-something ennui, the resurgence has...

By Chris Richards  |  03:22 PM ET, 02/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In concert | Tags:  Best Coast, Wavves

Posted at 02:50 PM ET, 01/03/2011

Week ahead: Paul Collins pops off at Comet; Rick Ross's freebie; Best Coast on "Fallon"

Rick Ross ended 2010 by giving away a new mixtape. (Universal Music Group) If you go to one concert this week, make it: Power pop mainstay Paul Collins, he of the tied for my 9th favorite show of 2010, when...

By David Malitz  |  02:50 PM ET, 01/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Future days | Tags:  Best Coast, Paul Collins Beat, Rick Ross

Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 11/30/2010

Singles file: Best Coast and Wavves, Keri Hilson, Iron & Wine

Best Coast and Wavves, winter loving. (Josh Sisk, Richard Lipski/FTWP) A weekly playlist for the listener with a one-track mind... Best Coast and Wavves: "Got Something for You" The inevitable collaboration between Best Coast's Bethany Cosentino and boyfriend/Wavves frontman...

By Allison Stewart  |  11:45 AM ET, 11/30/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Singles file | Tags:  Best Coast, David Lynch, Gil Scott-Heron, Iron & Wine, Kanye West, Keri Hilson, The xx, Wavves

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 11/17/2010

Best Coast and Wavves tra-la-la for Target; Pink is expecting; Robert Plant coming to DAR

Bethany Cosentino of Best Coast wishes you a merry Christmas, via Target. (Josh Sisk/FTWP) - As if to prove that the concept of selling out no longer exists, Bethany Cosentino of Best Coast and boyfriend Nathan Williams of Wavves will...

By Chris Richards  |  09:30 AM ET, 11/17/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Best Coast, Led Zeppelin, Pink, Robert Plant, Wavves

Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 09/09/2010

In concert: Best Coast at Rock & Roll Hotel

Bethany Cosentino of Best Coast stayed on the same note at Rock & Roll Hotel Wednesday. (All photos by Josh Sisk/FTWP) By Mark Jenkins In contemporary terms, Best Coast's Bethany Cosentino can be seen as Katy Perry's less attention-greedy cousin,...

By Click Track  |  12:30 PM ET, 09/09/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In concert | Tags:  Best Coast

Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 09/06/2010

Week ahead: Jamey Johnson smiles for the cameras; Best Coast comes east; Robyn drops album sequel

We like Jamey Johnson so much, we made this picture REALLY BIG. (Richard A. Lipski/TWP) By Chris Richards If you go to one show this week, make it: Well... Let us rephrase the question. If you didn't score tickets for...

By Chris Richards  |  02:00 PM ET, 09/06/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Future days | Tags:  Best Coast, Big Boi, Jamey Johnson, Robyn

Posted at 09:06 AM ET, 08/02/2010

Alicia Keys weds Swizz Beatz; NPR remembers B.I.G.; Abbey Road auctions famous piano

Best Coast loves her cats. By Aaron Leitko -Alicia Keys and producer Swizz Beatz got hitched on Saturday while floating somewhere on the Mediterranean. New age guru Deepak Chopra performed the ceremony. T.I. also tied the knot over the weekend,...

By Aaron Leitko  |  09:06 AM ET, 08/02/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Abbey Road, Alicia Keys, Best Coast, Deepak Chopra, Pink Floyd, Swizz Beatz, T.I., The Beatles, The Notorious B.I.G.

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 07/27/2010

Album review: Best Coast, "Crazy For You"

Best Coast: brilliant, stupid or both? By Chris Richards If you remember a time when rock-and-roll was so idiotic it was genius, you remember 1977. That's when four New York numbskulls called the Ramones asserted themselves as the most vital...

By Chris Richards  |  10:00 AM ET, 07/27/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Album reviews | Tags:  Best Coast

Posted at 03:20 PM ET, 07/26/2010

Week ahead: DMV hip-hop supergroup Diamond District at Black Cat; brighten your summer with Best Coast

Local standouts Diamond District performs at the Black Cat on Friday. By David Malitz If you go to one concert this week, make it: DMV hip-hop supergroup Diamond District at the Black Cat on Friday Saturday night. The trio of...

By David Malitz  |  03:20 PM ET, 07/26/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Future days | Tags:  Best Coast, Diamond District, Oddisee, Of Montreal, Solange Knowles, XO

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 07/15/2010

Political folkies Baez and Earle team up; Hard L.A. canceled; indie bands shuffle lineups

Joan Baez comes to town this fall. (Bill O'Leary/TWP) By David Malitz - Two generations of outspoken folkies will share a bill at Strathmore Music Center on Oct. 27 as Joan Baez and Steve Earle team up for a...

By David Malitz  |  09:00 AM ET, 07/15/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Beach Fossils, Best Coast, Joan Baez, M.I.A., Sleigh Bells, Steve Earle, Vivian Girls

Posted at 01:13 PM ET, 03/22/2010

SXSW: David Malitz's faves -- The Love Language, Drunkdriver, Frankie Rose, Carsick Cars, Total Abuse, Free Energy, Thurston Moore and J Mascis's hardcore supergroup

The Love Langauge were inescapable at SXSW, and that was a good thing. (All mediocre photos by David Malitz) By David Malitz Between last week's blog posts, Chris's Saturday article and his notebook roundup in today's paper, we've given you...

By David Malitz  |  01:13 PM ET, 03/22/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  SXSW | Tags:  Best Coast, Carsick Cars, Demolished Thoughts, Drunkdriver, Frankie Rose, Free Energy, J Mascis, Spider Bags, Surf City, The Love Language, Thurston Moore, Total Abuse

Posted at 03:35 PM ET, 03/18/2010

SXSW: Spoon plays it cool; Best Coast creates buzz

Best Coast played mind-sticking set of girl-group pop at Cheer Up Charlie's. (Crappy photo by David Malitz) By David Malitz The first day of SXSW is all about getting your senses. You've got to wake up early, get on multiple...

By Ally Schweitzer  |  03:35 PM ET, 03/18/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  SXSW | Tags:  Best Coast, SXSW, Spoon, The Muffs