Iggy Pop and Best Coast collaborate
Not only has US television network HBO given us The Soprano's, The Wire and a host of other imports, these days it's also turned its hand to music. Last season Vampire series True Blood contained a Nick Cave and Neko Case cover of The Zombies classic 'She’s Not There', this year Best Coast have teamed up with god of punk Iggy Pop and written a completely new song called 'Let’s Boot and Rally'. You can stream the song at KCRW now before it features on True Blood.
Havaianas have teamed up with Best Coast. Horrah! We're not 100% sure how a rubber sandal company and an indie-rock band meet, but it does mean we get treated to this rather lovely Lindstrøm remix of 'Boyfriend'. Excellent. [read more]
Best Coast's Bethany Cosentino has managed to put together a neat little mix of her favourite women in music for Jawbone, after the session Best Coast did for them last week. [read more]
The Stooges are working on another album that no one will reach for before Fun House after it's over a week old, but this time Iggy Pop won't be on it. Iggy wanted to take a year off, so the band are going to try and replace the irreplaceable with a slew of guest stars. [read more]
LAâs finest Best Coast have announced the release of their next single âCrazy For Youâ, the title track from their acclaimed debut album. The single will be released on 1st November via Wichita Recordings. In November the band will return to the UK for a trio of live dates as part of their European tour. Tour Dates: November 29 â Manchester Sound Control 30 â Birmingham Glee Club December 01 - London, The Scala Click here to buy tickets www.myspace.... (continued) [read more]