WHY? – “Jonathan’s Hope” (Stereogum Premiere)
In preparation for October’s Mumps, Etc., WHY? put out an EP recently, something that re-established the dormant group’s offbeat ways in the ecosystem. Today, they’re giving us a taste of the new long-player via the colorful, wobbly “Jonathan’s Hope.” “When I got better from the mumps,” Yoni Wolf starts. “Yes, my swollen nut and neck shrunk.” So, you get right into the weird stuff they’re feeling. Stream it below.