Posts tagged with surf pop

Live review: Vivian Girls at The Captain’s Rest 18/07/11

“Should I call Johnny?” asks Cassie Ramone, at the start of ‘Take It as it Comes’, a quirky call-and-response, Shirelles-style number from the Vivian Girls’ latest album, Share the Joy. Dream pop harmonies follow, with bassist Katy Goodman and drummer Fiona Campbell (successor to Ali Koehler of Best Coast) advising “You’ll never get a guy […]

Live review: Best Coast at The Arches

There’s a lot of fuss about Miss Cosentino and her current outfit, Best Coast.  Her girl-heartbreak charm and love for California are stamped all over this band, who sound surprisingly grand for a three-piece with no bassist. Nostalgic surf pop this is indeed, and at times it’s hard to tell if they are a contemporary […]

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