Beach Slang

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Philly foursome Beach Slang earned a lot of attention last year based on the strength of its two four-song EPs, Cheap Thrills on a Dead End Street and Who Would Ever Want Anything So Broken? The fact that the group caught on so quickly with fans and critics should warm the hearts of those who love honest, urgent and melodic Rock & Roll devoid of gimmicks. It’s good to know there is still a place for a band like Beach Slang, which seemed to simply catch on because music lovers loved its

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