The Courtneys

The Courtneys Shake Out the Jangly Jams on ‘Silver Velvet’
The Courtneys may hail from Vancouver, British Columbia, but they're New Zealanders at heart. Lifelong admirers of Flying Nun signees like the Clean and the Dead C, the trio specializes in the sunny power-pop endemic to the Down Under label, with a twist of garage punk thrown in …