We've said it before: every time Best Coast does something we get a certain tingle just waiting to see what her/their nemesis, the mysterious Carles from the Hipster Runoff buzzblog, will say about it.
Best Coast seems like a band genetically engineered for Carles to mock, and his unique brand of faux-Aspergers philosophizing and questioning seems like the Platonic ideal of how to write about this confusing "buzzband."
Are the lyrics for reals?
Is the posturing relevant?
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Is Bethany Cosentino the Natasha Bedingfield of the recession years, her entire opus just waiting for this decade's debased version of The Hills to be created and scored? [UPDATE (from HR's comments): "ok yall have 2 admit something pretty embarrassing. here it is. I watch 90210 (I know... just... I know.) and in the latest episode this song was playing in the background.I know im totes a hypocrite for saying this.. but laaaaaaaaaaame!"]
[Is 90210 Reimagined using Best Coast music in an original 90210/Flaming Lips way (i.e., ironic, kinda), or has/have Best Coast ALREADY turned into Natasha Bedingfield, Maroon Fucking 5 or the "I smell sex and candy" dude ('member him?)?]
Anyhow, new Best Coast video, y'all: