Whether you played in bands or just went to local shows growing up, nothing quite captures the feeling like Beach Slang’s “American Girls and French Kisses.” Possibly one of my favorite choruses ever,
It’s Friday night and I’m in the basement
Screaming out my lungs with my best friends
I hope when I die, I feel this alive
We get a new Beach Slang album pretty soon (“The Deadbeat Bang of Heartbreak City“). For now, it’s fun revisiting some of their older stuff.
Bonus acoustic version: