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Best Coast To Release “The Only Place” On May 15th, Announce New Tour Dates

April 20, 2012 drainu182 0


In the midst of preparing for Mexican Summer’s May 15th release of The Only Place, the follow-up to 2010’s Crazy For You LP, Best Coast is proud to announce a tremendous run of live shows in the US and UK. This new tour will see Bethany Cosentino and Bobb Bruno bringing The Only Place’s beautiful new songs to the big stage.

Consistent with previous Best Coast releases, The Only Place sees Cosentino handling all songwriting and rhythm guitar and …

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Metallica Announce Orion Music + More Festival For June 23-24 in Atlantic City, NJ

February 7, 2012 drainu182 0


Metallica has just announced the first ever Orion Music + More festival set for June 23rd and 24th at Bader Field in Atlantic City, NJ. The festival is being co-presented with C3 Presents. The festival will feature music, art and more. Metallica will headline both nights of Orion Music + More and play “The Black Album” in its entirety one night Ride The Lightning in its entirety the other. This will be the only time the band will perform these …

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Wavves Announce Life Sux EP, Recording Full Length Album For Winter Release

August 15, 2011 drainu182 0

L.A.’s Wavves follow up their 2010 skuzz-pop masterstroke King of the Beach with Life Sux, the debut release from singer Nathan Williams’ Ghost Ramp label. If the band’s previous records were all about one man’s self-loathing, this six-song EP takes that sentiment and generously expands it outward, telling the tale of two loathsome characters locked down in Bummertown. What follows is a downward spiral of wrecked cars, impossible dreams and fading faith set to pop-damaged punk and squalling grunge, and …

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Best Coast B.O.M.B. Fest 2011 Day 1 Photos

June 1, 2011 drainu182 0

If you haven’t seen Best Coast live yet, you should’ve been at this weekend’s B.O.M.B. Fest. The Los Angeles indie-rock led by Bethany Cosentino had the 7pm slot on the first night of the festival on Saturday May 28th. Check out photos by the tag team of Jennifer Murtha and Phil DeSimone, both from FromThePhotoPit.com.