Chicago – If you live in Chicago, chances are you’ve at least once made the trek out to Highland Park, through the suburban enclaves of the uber wealthy, to check out a show at the beautiful Ravinia Festival. The outdoor venue has become a staple for summer concerts, though it usually tends to attract a
Bethany Cosentino is a vision. Bobb Bruno is a master. This is how the Los Angeles duo known as Best Coast brings California surf pop to an international audience – they merely exist. So often they have been noted as a band that has rooted a lot of great singles. And they are, but they
So we get to FYF Fest pretty early on- determined not to miss a moment of my third straight consecutive festival weekend. Apparently we had the same mentality as virtually every other inhabitant of now sweltering sunny SoCal- because the line was endless- and that was just to get in. There I was battling tooth
Not to sound conceited or anything, but Best Coast picked the right side of the country to name their band after. There’s nothing like a hot California summer, and Best Coast’s debut LP Crazy for You harnesses the mood of the sizzling sand and cool blue waves that we love so dearly during these months.