Tag Archives: Best Coast

Capitol Hill Block Party full lineup announced

Add this to your list of newly announced lineups: The Capitol Hill Block Party has added nine more bands to complete its 2011 roster.

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Sasquatch! is coming!

Every Memorial Day weekend, the Northwest plays host to the Sasquatch! Music Festival at the Columbia River Gorge in George, Washington. Founded by Adam Zacks, the festival has been bringing concertgoers a blend of big-name headliners and unsung all-star undercards since 2002. 2011 marks the festival’s 10th year, and the first ever expanded four-day lineup.Read more...

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Sonic Soundup 5/4

Venerable Seattle rockers The Cave Singers, who are currently on tour with Fleet Foxes, have a brand new video for their track “Black Leaf” from their newest album, No Witch. Watch some little kids get down and dirty with a forest monster in this clip from director Sam Macon.

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Kevin Cole’s Afternoon Show Digital Discoveries, Part Four

As 2010 winds down, I’ll be spotlighting some of my favorite Song of the Day picks on the KEXP Blog. If you missed out on downloading any of these, now’s your chance to catch up and load up your iPod, for free! And why not make it your New Year’s resolution to subscribe to KEXP’s SongRead more...

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Song of the Day: Best Coast - Crazy For You

Every Monday through Friday, we offer a different song as part of our Song of the Day podcast subscription. This podcast features exclusive KEXP in-studio performances, unreleased songs, and recordings from independent artists that our DJs think you should hear. Each and every Friday we offer songs by local artists. Today’s selection, featured on theRead more...

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Music That Matters podcast: Kevin Cole, International Man of Daring

Check out some of the KEXP DJ’s favorite artists from the Pacific Northwest and around the world on-the-go. KEXP’s Music That Matters bi-weekly podcast brings you an exclusive mix of new music from the world’s best independent artists. Currently you’ll hear: Music That Matters, Vol. 229 - Kevin Cole, International Man of Daring Like aRead more...

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Out This Week 7/27

While you’re putting together your mid-summer soundtrack, you might want to consider a selection of the releases hitting store shelves this week. Sure, it’s now the calm before the storm that is next Tuesday’s release of the next Arcade Fire album, but that shouldn’t keep you from going to a record store today to pickRead more...

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KEXP at SXSW, Day 1: Best Coast

Modernizing surf, gospel and pop rock music, Californians Bethany Cosentino and Bob Brunno layer their retro sound with vocal harmonies and lyrics that remind of good times, love (good and bad), and sandy beaches. Best Coast is less cosmic drone of Cosentino’s former group, Pocahaunted, and more bright fuzz and warm tones. As the thirdRead more...

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Song of the Day: Best Coast - When I’m With You

Every Monday through Friday, we deliver a different song as part of our Song of the Day podcast subscription. This podcast features exclusive KEXP in-studio performances, unreleased songs and recordings from independent artists that our DJ’s think you should hear. Each and every Friday we deliver songs by local artists. Today’s selection, featured on theRead more...

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