Fri, Jun 23 9:00 pm
When you think of Palm Beach, Florida, what comes to mind? Palm trees swaying gently in the balmy breeze? Scantily-clad bikini buxom babes rollerblading down an infinite slab of coral-colored concrete? How about anthemic, bombastic, life-affirming indie pop? If the latter didn't occur to you, let us introduce you to Surfer Blood: they call West Palm Beach home and, while still in their early 20s, have penned "Astro Coast", an album's worth of catchy, summery indie songs that even the most hook-laden power pop band would rightfully be jealous of. Members JP (dubbed "The Mastermind" by the rest of the band), TJ and Thomas met one fateful night at an after party for Miami's Ultra Festival, though they didn't attend the festival itself ("We do not like the D'n'B," they proclaim).