For this edition of First Times, we’re talking with Bethany Cosentino of Best Coast about the first time she heard Green Day, her first AIM screen name and her first celebrity crush.
Yes, Snacks the cat is in it as well.
The Weezer frontman’s return to Harvard University after taking a eight year sabbatical is the basis for an upcoming Fox pilot called DeTour.
Cosentino previously opened for Weezer and even got a chance to share the stage with them during a show in L.A. where she got to sing “Island in the Sun” with the guy who wrote “Buddy Holly.”
When Twitter first launched on March 21, 2006, no one really thought about their first tweet and what it would mean, historically speaking. Least of all musicians.
Celebrities went all out this year, what with their resources and their Instagram accounts. Here are some of our favorite costumes from the year, from vampires to of course Miley Cyrus and Ellen Degeneres as Nicki Minaj.
Out there this week: Niche dance music from Chicago, a Syrian wedding singer, and a young country star all turn in top-shelf releases. Meanwhile, Katy Perry and AFI turn in bloated but fun albums.
Plus announce a North American tour with Best Coast and FIDLAR.
The seven tracks split the difference between an EP and an LP. The band plans to release their a non-mini album in 2014.
Luckily, this summer, budget-conscious music lovers can have loads of fun without using loads of cash.