The totally freaking awesome Wavves and Best Coast co-headlining tour hits Los Angeles tonight at the Music Box. I had the pleasure of trucking down to San Diego to cover the first night of the thing back in January. You should go to this. Really. Read why via Spin.
We’re getting caught up on two weeks of intense blogging for West Coast Sound. These posts round up covers, versions and remixes (sometimes MP3, sometimes video) worth a good listen.
- FEATURED: Aloe Blacc covers MJ on Anniversary of Death*
- Busdriver Remixes Monsters of Folk Track, Raps All Over It
- Soul Man Aloe Blacc Covers the Velvets on ‘Femme Fatale’
- Foreign Born Covers Television for ‘Adventure’ Remake
- Magnetic Zeros Cover Bowie for Charity, Due on Manimal
(all stories via West Coast Sound, via LA Weekly)
* “Blacc’s ’60s soul recreation of ‘Billie Jean’ lends significant gravity to the classic, slowing things down considerably and adding mournful horns to the mix.“