Contact Us

Beverly share new single “Crooked Cop,” playing Knitting Factory w/ Dan Croll after UK tour

by Bill Pearis


Beverly are wrapping up work on their second album — which will be out spring 2016 — but have just shared a new single, “Crooked Cop.” They’ve been playing this one live for a while, and its descending chord pattern owes just a smidge to Big Star. Singer/guitarist Drew Citron says this about it’s lyrical themes:

Sometimes it seems like cops can get away with anything, and that’s what it feels like to be led into the weeds by a crush. “Crooked Cop” is about a deceitful relationship, and how hard it can be to get a handle on someone you love. It was a fun way to write a song that’s been written a million times – using cops.

It’s hooky stuff and you can listen below.

The band are gearing up for a UK tour opening for Maximo Park but will play Brooklyn’s Knitting Factory on December 2 with Dan Croll. Tickets are on sale now.

Beverly – 2015 Tour Dates
Nov 14 Hornsey Town Hall w/ The Wave Pictures – London, United Kingdom
Nov 15 Lock Tavern London, United Kingdom
Nov 17 The Roundhouse w/ Maximo Park – London, United Kingdom
Nov 18 The Albert Hall w/ Maximo Park – Manchester, United Kingdom
Nov 19 City Hall w/ Maximo Park – Newcastle, UK
Nov 20 Barrowland w/ Maximo Park – Glasgow, United Kingdom
Dec 02 Knitting Factory Brooklyn, NY

Check It Out

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for BrooklynVegan quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!