The Hatfields vs. the McCoys. Coke vs. Pepsi. Vampires vs. Lycans. Ancient feuds burn hot in the bellies of those who wage them, but few can pinpoint their exact genesis. Marnie Stern vs. Bethany Cosentino? Yeah, that was us. Two months ago.
But before we explain why Marnie Stern's t-shirts feature Dirt McGirt's moniker under her photo, let us peel back the layers of what will surely turn out to be the biggest thing to rock the indie scene since Taco Bell's Chicken Flatbread $5 Buck Box.
Back in September, we published a comprehensive and illuminating interview of Stern by our own Georgia Kral. Conversation veered toward the current state of rock 'n' roll and in reference to Best Coast, Stern noted “Of course I heard a song and was like 'Are you joking me?'” And other stuff.