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“If It Makes You Happy” Is (Still) Having A Moment

My downstairs neighbors have a habit of getting wine-drunk and singing old songs. They generally break out stuff like "Love Shack" or "We Are Family."
Gabriela Tully Claymore | March 2, 2018 - 10:00 am

List

74 Artists On Their Favorite Tom Petty Song

I once got busted trying to steal a magazine from my hometown library. The 8/8/91 issue of Rolling Stone apparently had one of those sensors…
Scott Lapatine | October 4, 2017 - 12:39 pm

Interview

Q&A: Jane Wiedlin Talks Go-Go’s Farewell With Best Coast’s Bethany Cosentino

Tonight the Go-Go’s — the pioneering California quartet that melded punk and New Wave into inimitable musical staples — embark on a farewell tour signaling…
Paula Mejia | August 2, 2016 - 12:50 pm

More Best Coast stories

Hear Best Coast’s New Children’s Song “Cats And Dogs”

Best Coast is full of surprises, the latest one being the announcement of an upcoming children’s album entitled Best Kids. I'd guess that it's going…
Sara Nuta | June 12, 2018 - 4:00 pm

Best Coast Sings A Song As Elaine From Seinfeld

If you're not already familiar, you should get acquainted with @Seinfeld2000, which is probably the only actually good parody Twitter account. The person behind the…
James Rettig | May 14, 2018 - 12:55 pm

Watch Best Coast Cover Sheryl Crow’s “If It Makes You Happy”

Last night, Best Coast performed at a Valentine's Day benefit show for Planned Parenthood in Los Angeles. During their set, Bethany Cosentino covered Sheryl Crow's…
James Rettig | February 15, 2018 - 2:26 pm

Best Coast – “Little Saint Nick” (The Beach Boys Cover)

As the holidays creep ever closer, the steady stream of holiday music continues. Today, Amazon Music is adding a whole bunch of new songs to…
Peter Helman | December 1, 2017 - 9:13 am

Read Bleached’s Can You Deal? Zine Feat. Liz Phair, Hayley Williams, Tegan Quin, & More

Bleached's recent Can You Deal? EP was released alongside a zine of the same name that features essays, art, and poetry from a stacked list…
James Rettig | April 10, 2017 - 2:57 pm

Watch Liz Phair Perform With Best Coast At Planned Parenthood Benefit In LA

Best Coast headlined Don't Sit Down, a benefit show to support Planned Parenthood, at Los Angeles' El Rey Theatre last night. Organized by the band's…
Peter Helman | March 5, 2017 - 1:07 pm

The Smell Announces Relocation Fundraiser Feat. Ty Segall, Best Coast, No Age, & More

LA's storied all-ages DIY venue the Smell will celebrate its 19th anniversary with a pretty spectacular show at the Belasco Theater on 1/7, featuring local…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 27, 2016 - 4:12 pm

Best Coast – “Christmas And Everyday”

Best Coast have contributed an original holiday song to the upcoming Amazon Prime-exclusive kids special An American Girl Story -- Maryellen 1955: Extraordinary Christmas. It's…
James Rettig | November 23, 2016 - 9:04 am

Watch Best Coast’s Bethany Cosentino Talk Music-Business Sexism On The Daily Show

Earlier this year, Best Coast leader Bethany Cosentino was one of the musicians who publicly called out prominent music publicist Heathcliff Berru for his long…
Tom Breihan | May 5, 2016 - 9:46 am

Best Coast’s Bethany Cosentino Explains Why Chris Brown’s Latest Hit Perpetuates Rape Culture

At this point, there's pretty much no question that Chris Brown is a garbage human being. Everyone knows it. Australia knows it so well they…
Peter Helman | April 17, 2016 - 6:12 pm

Go-Go’s Announce August Farewell Tour With Best Coast

The Go-Go's have announced a farewell tour alongside Best Coast, one of the '80s group's many spiritual successors. They've been touring on-and-off since the release…
James Rettig | March 21, 2016 - 10:15 am

Best Coast’s Bethany Cosentino Writes About Music-Business Misogyny For Lena Dunham’s Lenny Letter

Last month, Best Coast frontwoman Bethany Cosentino was one of the first people to back up Dirty Projectors' Amber Coffman when she accused Heathcliff Berru,…
Tom Breihan | February 2, 2016 - 9:46 am
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