“West Coast” arrives as if carried by Blue October, which is our “go to band” when looking for music that can take a listener to a dark place without causing a glooming attitude. We’re fans of that band. Then, the vocals arrive as if carried by The Mispers, which is our “go to band” when looking for attractive voice quiver. We’re fans of that band too. Just before the one-minute mark of “West Coast,” additional voices make their contributions, and still later (at about 2:25), the edgy guitar makes its entrance. “West Coast” is a song by Junior Empire. We’re now fans of that band!
In describing the song “West Coast,” Junior Empire stated: