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Live Video: The Courtneys

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Jasmine Albertson
photo by Melissa Wax

If you've wondered what might happen if you combined the sound and spirit of Bikini Kill or Pavement with the politics (as in none) and slacker mentality of Best Coast or Mac DeMarco then wonder no more, because Vancouver B.C.'s The Courtneys have made this a reality. They make fuzzy slacker rock with 90s evocations and references to being consistently broke or in love with a teenage vampire. In October they came to the KEXP studios to have a hilarious conversation with DJ Sharlese about celebrity crushes, their upcoming album, and the dangers of wearing sports apparel at shows.

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