Two years ago, when couch-surfing Californian Bethany Cosentino released “Crazy for You” — the reverb-drenched debut of Best Coast, her band with guitarist Bobb Bruno — she had no idea it would catch on all over the world, or that her fame would extend to her pet cat Snacks (featured on the album cover), who has more than 9,800 followers on Twitter. Today, she even has her own clothing line for Urban Outfitters, inspired by vintage thrift store items she has collected on tour. Read More
It’s no secret who Best Coast’s Bethany Cosentino happens to be dating – the like-minded So-Cal surf-pop musician Nathan Williams, who fronts a fizzy outfit called Wavves.
So it’s no surprise that Best Coast pops up on Wavves’ upcoming “Life Sux” EP, on a track called “Nodding Off.” Read More
Fans of Best Coast bandleader Bethany Cosentino may think she’s just a lovable, surf-obsessed stoner who loves tweeting everything you ever wanted to know about her cat, Snacks (who’s pictured on the cover of the group’s recent debut, “Crazy For You”). Read More
Sunny-voiced Bethany Cosentino might be the most in-demand collaborator in modern music. The Best Coast singer’s roster of recent outside assignments includes recordings with Black Iris (“When Will I Feel Love”), Weezer (“Go Away”), Kid Cudi and Vampire Weekend’s Rostam Batmanglij (“All Summer,” tracked for Converse shoes), and Britain’s brilliant Go! Team (“Rolling Blackouts” and “Buy Nothing Day”). Read More