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There were too many good videos this week, and I couldn’t find room for it, but the best meta-music video I’ve seen in a while is Darcy Predergast and Josh Thomas’ video for Boy & Bear’s “Walk The Wire.” It really gets at the sort of drama that you can see on a music-video set,… More »

Once again, the best piece of music-related video wasn’t a music video this week; it was this haunting performance from Neil Young and Willie Nelson, and we can thank CMT, of all possible cable networks, for its existence. (Jim James on Letterman was also pretty great.) Meanwhile, weirdo giants of the music-video field like NabilMore »

We actually got a ridiculous number of strong, visually striking music videos this week: everything on this week’s list is pretty much must-see. And it does my heart good to see that two of them come from my two favorite albums of 2011 thus far, Past Life Martyred Saints and Father, Son, Holy Ghost. (There’s… More »

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Read Heems’ Editorial About His Decision To Perform In Paris Tonight

Last week, the world watched as terrorists attacked Paris, killing scores of innocent people, most of them at an Eagles Of Death Metal concert. Since…
Tom Breihan | November 17, 2015 - 12:42 pm

Stream Wavves V

It's fitting that Wavves will release their new album, V, in the early days of fall, when lazy day-drunk weekends of summer already feel like…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 24, 2015 - 10:38 am

Wavves – “Pony”

This much is true: The new Wavves album is going to be really fucking fun. The songs we've heard off of V have all been…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 23, 2015 - 11:53 am

Wavves – “Way Too Much” Video

The pro-wrestling clip is practically a music-video subgenre now, and Wavves' new video for the fired-up song "Way Too Much" is a fine addition to…
Tom Breihan | September 16, 2015 - 1:19 pm

Wavves – “My Head Hurts”

Nathan Williams will put out his latest album as Wavves, V, this coming October, and though the roll-out has been sticky (to say the least),…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | August 31, 2015 - 2:58 pm

Wavves – “Heavy Metal Detox”

Wavves have shared a third single from their upcoming album V following "Way Too Much" and "Flamezesz." Album opener "Heavy Metal Detox" is a Wavves…
Chris DeVille | August 12, 2015 - 12:08 pm

Wavves – “Flamezesz”

The announcement of Wavves' new album, V, came with some dramatic fanfare after Nathan Williams got into a public disagreement with his label over the…
James Rettig | July 30, 2015 - 12:47 pm

Wavves V Details

Last week, Wavves' Nathan Williams tweeted a series of disgruntled messages directed at his label, Warner Bros., when the label tried to pull Wavves' new…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | July 20, 2015 - 1:19 pm

Wavves Shares “Way Too Much,” Fights With His Label

Nathan Williams has been so busy with various side projects over the last year -- from his Cloud Nothings collab to bro trio Spirit Club
James Rettig | July 16, 2015 - 6:08 pm

Wavves – “Leave” Video

The Alchemist and Oh No curated Grand Theft Auto V's soundtrack, a trippy collection of unlikely collaborations called Welcome To Los Santos. It has yielded…
Caitlin White | July 8, 2015 - 11:28 am

Stream Wavves x Cloud Nothings Surprise Album No Life For Me

Nathan Williams and Dylan Baldi officially announced their collaborative album back in March, but we knew that a release was kinda-sorta imminent a year before
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 28, 2015 - 11:17 pm

Spirit Club – “Fast Ice” (Stereogum Premiere)

Nathan Williams' Spirit Club just released their self-titled debut album last week, yet they're already on to releasing material from LP2. "Fast Ice" is our…
Chris DeVille | May 22, 2015 - 10:08 am

Stream Spirit Club Spirit Club

Wavves frontman Nathan Williams has lately been keeping himself busy with a pair of side projects: The beatmaking duo Sweet Valley and the new rock…
Tom Breihan | May 11, 2015 - 5:00 pm

Wavves Might Be Working With Vince Staples

What do Wavves and Vince Staples have in common? They're both synonymous with Southern California, boasting the kind of too-chill-to-function attitudes envied by anyone who's…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | May 11, 2015 - 2:24 pm

Photos: SXSW 2015

SXSW 2015 has come and gone. As Scott noted over the weekend, it was an altogether less corporate, less celebrity-infused, less insane experience than in…
Chris DeVille | March 23, 2015 - 2:14 pm

Wavves And Cloud Nothings Announce Joint Album No Life For Me

We’ve known about Wavves and Cloud Nothings’ collaborative album for about a year, and now we know it’s actually coming out. Wavves posted what appears…
Chris DeVille | March 17, 2015 - 8:20 pm

Stream MNDR & Sweet Valley Dance 4 A Dollar EP

Alongside his brother Kynan, Wavves frontman Nathan Williams is half of the beatmaking duo Sweet Valley, who previously teamed up with San Francisco rapper DaVinci…
Tom Breihan | February 24, 2015 - 11:06 am

Spirit Club – “Duster” Video

Spirit Club is the new side-project trio led by Wavves frontman Nathan Williams, and they only just announced the impending release of their self-titled debut.
Tom Breihan | February 13, 2015 - 9:40 am

MDNR & Sweet Valley – “Dance 4 A Dollar”

When he isn't fronting Wavves (or, more recently, Spirit Club), Nathan Williams makes up half of the beatmaking duo Sweet Valley alongside his brother Kynan.
Tom Breihan | February 2, 2015 - 10:31 am
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