Let’s Give It Up for The Beaches


Nielsen Music features Toronto’s The Beaches this week. The all-female rock band consists, according to the official biography, of “good girls gone great … their sassy, saw-toothed alt-rock songs recall … Metric and The Runaways and writhe, snarl and spit the kind of romantic defiance, youth rebellion and peer solidarity that makes these females such a formidable force for rock.” Single “Give It Up,” according to Nielsen, is bubbling under both the Modern Rock Airplay as well as the Emerging Artists charts. Members are sisters Jordan (bass) and Kylie (guitars) as well as Eliza (drums) and Leandra (keys). The group released a pair of independent post punk / new wave EPs and now has been signed by Island Records (UMG) with “Give It Up” being the band’s debut major label single. We embed the music video below, and you can find the song at iTunes.