Posts Tagged ‘Best Coast’

First City Festival Announces 2014 Lineup Including Beck, The National and The Naked and Famous

May 5th, 2014
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First City Festival is helping celebrate their second year this August by bringing such musicians as Beck, Unknown Mortal Orchestra and The National to the stage. Set in Monterey, Calif., the two-day festival will also include a full carnival, vaudeville stage and all the local foods and wines a concert-goer can handle.
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Burger a-Go-Go Announces 2014 Lineup Including Best Coast, Dum Dum Girls and Bleached

April 26th, 2014
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Burger a-Go-Go kicks off for the first time with a very SoCal lineup. The event will debut at The Observatory in Santa Ana this year on August 2nd and promises to be fun for all ages.
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NO Announce Debut Album El Prado for February 2014 Release

December 24th, 2013
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NO, a group native to Los Angeles, just signed to Arts & Crafts Records and will be releasing debut album El Prado on February 18.
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Pixies Name Paz Lenchantin as New Touring Bassist

December 9th, 2013
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Pixies are set to embark on a lengthy tour that will place them all over North America in 2014, as well as many a festival throughout Europe and South America. Joining them on the road will be Paz Lenchantin, the band’s newest bassist following Kim Deal’s departure from the group in June.
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Blink 182 @ The Wiltern 11//13

November 11th, 2013
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Rock and Pop with Blink 182 and Best Coast playing the Wiltern this Wednesday. Tickets for the pit are still available! Don’t miss out on this opportunity to see Blink 182 presented by KROQ 106.7!

Blink 182 @ Wiltern

Wednesday, November 13

Show @ 9:00pm // Doors @ 7pm

Tickets $82.50 Pit Only

By Gissell Malfitano Posted in Los Angeles , ,

Upset – She’s Gone

November 6th, 2013
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Kicked Out, Then You Kick Out the Jams

Upset is a new band fronted by Ali Koehler, former drummer of both Vivian Girls and Best Coast. She’s Gone is the band’s debut album, twelve tracks of straightforward no-frills garage pop punk. In a recent A.V. Club piece Marah Eakin describes the band as “equal parts That Dog and Veruca Salt” and yet this barely scratches the surface. Sure, those are two of the more well-known female bands of the ‘90s who dished out a raw, careless rock message of (intended?) female empowerment, but there is so much more to the story. Read more…

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Denver Riot Fest 2013: Rock, Ferris Wheels and an Evacuation

September 30th, 2013
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Thousands of people traveled from Denver and the surrounding area to the quiet town of Byers, Colorado. Camping had started the night before, the dedication and excitement surrounding Denver’s very first Riot Fest was clear. Driving toward the action, locals could be seen making the best out of the influx of people by charging the less expensive price of $10 for a spot further away from the festival.
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Riot Fest Chicago: Day Three

September 27th, 2013
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On the West Coast, a thirty percent chance of rain usually translates to: cloudy with if-you-cross-your-fingers-it-will-rain weather. However, thirty percent chance of rain in the outskirts of Chicago means you don’t turn down your friend’s offer for that umbrella– you are going to get caught in a downpour. On day three of the music festival, Riot Fest fans in Chicago did their best to work with that what Mother Nature offered.
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Best Coast Books Benefit Gig @ Fonda 10/21

September 26th, 2013
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Best Coast will headline the Fonda Theatre on Monday, October 21st at a benefit gig supporting L.A. Animal Rescue.

$25 tickets will go on sale 9/28 (this Saturday) via AXS, so be sure to pick yours up on Saturday to help a great cause and take in a great gig from one of Southern California’s most popular bands!

For more information about the cause, visit L.A. Animal Rescue’s website.

By Adrian Garro Posted in Los Angeles , ,

Best Coast Announce New Mini-Album Fade Away Set for October 2013 Release

September 12th, 2013
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Lo-fi indie darlings Best Coast have recorded a new “mini album” that’s due for release in late October. The record is the first to be put out on Bethany Cosentino’s own Jewel City label. Read more…

By Kelly Dalbeck Posted in News