Surf Rock

New music

*Repeat Repeat Cannibalizes the 'Punk Rock Good Guy' in “Girlfriend”

RIP, sweet surf rock prince.
Devin Pacholik
11.3.17
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This Buttertones Video is Like 'Westworld' with Cannibals and More Whiskey

Lust, desperation, and occult rituals go down in the video premiere of "Gravediggin'."
Andrea Domanick
6.14.17
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Godchilla Is Iceland's Weirdest Surf Sludge Band

Watch their extremely unboring new video for "Bum A Smoke, Trash A Car."
Kim Kelly
11.3.16
Interviews

The Growlers Would Like You to Be a Safe Goth

Now in its fifth year, The Growlers' festival, Beach Goth, is freakier than ever, featuring the likes of Gucci Mane, Patti Smith, Bon Iver, and more.
Kim Taylor Bennett
10.19.16
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PREMIERE: Sick Sad World Surf Asphalt Waves in Their Video for "Skateboarding Girl"

Summer's here. Get crushing.
Jordan DeBor
5.12.16
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Hockey Dad Is “So Tired” Just Like You, Me, and Everyone Else

It's a bright song that will lift your spirits, if that's what you're into.
Annalise Domenighini
3.31.16
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Stream Tacocat's Totally Awesome New LP 'Lost Time'

Seattle's finest surf-pop feminists kill it on their third album. Plus we talk aliens, mansplaining, and soundtracking 'The Powerpuff Girls.'
Ilana Kaplan
3.24.16
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Sit Back, Relax, and Soak Up Some Sonic Sunshine With High Waisted’s “Door”

Sit back, relax, and soak up the sunshine (or drop some acid) with their latest song “Door.”
Annalise Domenighini
2.24.16
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Surf the Waves of Emotion with Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever's New "Write Back"

Surf sad to this single before their mini-LP drops March 25.
John Hill
2.15.16
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Iska Dhaaf's First Single Off Their New Record Will Make You Feel Some Type of Way

'Invisible Cities' sounds straight out of Sonic Youth’s collective brain, sent through a meat grinder full of nu-metal, surf rock, and synth.
Annalise Domenighini
2.5.16
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St. Ranger Rides a Great American Wave in "Let's Go Wander"

Check out Shawn Harris of The Matches' brand new surf-rock joint.
John Hill
2.1.16
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PREMIERE: The Shivas Slow it Down from Surf-Rock to Twee-Pop on "Gun In My Pocket"

Portland's The Shivas revisit an old single with fresh eyes.
Bryn Lovitt
11.19.15
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