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Here in the future, we now know Andy Warhol was right about everyone getting their 15 minutes of fame, but it comes with some unexpected consequences. Benjamin Franklin taught us that time is money — therefore, time is Benjamins? — and with billions of social media profiles vying for the public’s attention, the people who… More »

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 »

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Wavves – “Demon To Lean On”

A little while back, Wavves announced an impending new album and shared the track "Sail To The Sun." And now we know a few more…
Tom Breihan | January 29, 2013 - 9:14 am
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Hear Merry Indie X-Mas, Featuring Parodies Of Bon Iver, Beach House, xx, Das Racist, & More

When we posted the 10 Best Indie Christmas Songs we limited our list to yuletide jamz that actually exist. Animal New York took a different…
Scott Lapatine | December 23, 2012 - 1:01 pm
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Wavves – “Sail To The Sun” Video

Wavves are coming back with a new album this spring, and they worked on it with pop producer John Hill. First single "Sail To The…
Tom Breihan | December 12, 2012 - 1:11 pm
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Wavves – “Hippies Is Punks”

Last week on Twitter, Wavves' Nathan Williams promised a new song was imminent, and voila, here we go. "Hippies Is Punks" debuts today as part…
Michael Nelson | August 6, 2012 - 1:01 pm
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Play The Wavves Video Game

Last October, Pitchfork reported that Wavves' Nathan Williams was working on a video game with NYC fashion label/tastemaking outfit Mishka. Then, people sort of forgot…
Corban Goble | April 30, 2012 - 3:43 pm
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Mr. Little Jeans – “Runaway (Wavves Remix)”

Here's Wavves' rework of Mr. Little Jeans' anthemic "Runaway," a remix that gives the track a little more pronounced backbeat as well as adding a…
Corban Goble | April 6, 2012 - 11:52 am
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Wavves Covers The Misfits

At some point, pretty much every American punk band has to cover the Misfits. It's practically a requirement. My own high school band only played…
Tom Breihan | January 12, 2012 - 4:11 pm
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Best Coast & Wavves Soundtrack Guitar Center Holiday Ad

Wavves and Best Coast double dip in the royalty pot by licensing last year's "Got Something For You" -- originally written for Target -- for…
Corban Goble | December 19, 2011 - 9:51 am
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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

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…
Tom Breihan | September 23, 2011 - 4:32 pm
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Wavves – “Bug” Video

"Bug" is the last new song to surface from Wavves' new Life Sux, and you won't mistake its visual manifestation for anything besides a Wavves…
Corban Goble | September 22, 2011 - 2:36 pm
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Wavves – “100%” (Sonic Youth Cover)

On his Twitter this afternoon, Wavves main man Nathan Williams posted an out-of-nowhere cover of Sonic Youth's classic Dirty opener "100%," claiming that he recorded…
Tom Breihan | September 14, 2011 - 4:40 pm
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Wavves – “Destroy” (Feat. Members Of Fucked Up)

You've heard Wavves' Nathan Williams' collab track with his lady, and now here's another Life Sux track that's pretty much the opposite of collaborating with…
Corban Goble | September 13, 2011 - 1:42 pm
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Progress Report: Wavves

Name: Wavves Progress Report: Wavves’ main man Nathan Williams talks about how much Life Sux, the elusive Dave Grohl, making a new album, and…
T. Cole Rachel | September 12, 2011 - 4:39 pm
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Wavves – “Nodding Off” (Feat. Best Coast)

It was bound to happen, right? I'm not sure where this will rank in the pantheon of boyfriend/girlfriend collabos, but it's definitely pretty catchy. Also,…
Corban Goble | September 6, 2011 - 5:56 pm
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Wavves – “I Wanna Meet Dave Grohl”

Churlish punk pop posterboys Wavves dropped a new pre-VMAs single, "I Wanna Meet Dave Grohl" at virtually the same time as they were complaining about…
Corban Goble | August 28, 2011 - 10:16 pm
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Watch GZA And Wavves Perform “Liquid Swords” Together

A couple of years ago, I watched the Wu-Tang legend GZA perform a short set with the Black Lips, and it was, to put things…
Tom Breihan | August 26, 2011 - 10:39 am
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How Independent Rockers Celebrated #IndependenceDay

How did you celebrate July 4th? On a rooftop BBQ listening to our summer mix? Maybe you stayed in and watched old episodes of Hoarders
Scott Lapatine | July 5, 2011 - 1:07 am
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Bonnaroo 2011 Photos: Thursday & Friday

The 10th annual 'Roo is underway. Here are Randy Cremean's great pics of some of the notable sets from the first two days of this…
Scott Lapatine | June 11, 2011 - 3:28 pm
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Wavves, Diplo, Pictureplane Model Mishka

Wavves' Nathan Williams, Pictureplane's Travis Egedy, HEALTH, Glitch Mob, Tearist, and Diplo are among the musicians you can see in Mishka's lookbook teaser video. It's…
jessica | May 3, 2011 - 4:05 pm

Hear New Old Wavves (Feat. Zach Hill)

Nathan Williams posted three Zach Hill-backed tracks to his blog yesterday. As he puts it, they were recorded "a little over a year and a…
brandon | March 23, 2011 - 11:46 am
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