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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’… More »

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Progress Report: Wavves’ main man Nathan Williams talks about how much Life Sux, the elusive Dave Grohl, making a new album, and the relative difficulty of getting into the VMAs with weed in your pocket.

Wavves has been pretty unavoidable lately. From dropping a new EP in the coming week… More »

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Download Wavves’ Market Hotel Set

Wavves went from sorta outside to hardcore buzz faster than you can say Vivian Girls. If you couldn’t get into the Market Hotel show on Friday (2/6), no worries: nyctaper was there, set up a direct line to the PA speakers, and has the results ready for download. Lock yourself in a closet with half… More »

By: brandon / February 10, 2009 - 11:51 am

New WAVVES – “Gun In The Sun”

When posting about WAVVES, aka the one-man project of 22-year-old San Diego-based Nathan Williams, in The Outsiders, I made the caveat that “he seems like he’s ready to explode from the starter gate” via two new records — one upcoming on De Stijl Fat Possum, one already out on Woodsist — “and a groundswell of… More »

By: brandon / February 4, 2009 - 2:52 pm

No Age, Abe Vigoda, Mika Miko, Wavves & Friends @ The Smell, Los Angeles 1/25/09

On the eve of a trip to Australia, Dean and Randy from No Age threw a matinee house party at scene institution the Smell, inviting six bands and a sold-out crowd to come over for some blissed out punk and noise and pancakes. Figuring this lineup was too good to miss — including Smell stalwart… More »

By: Amrit Singh / January 28, 2009 - 1:32 pm

The Outsiders: Vol. 23

Not all of Stereogum’s favorite sounds conform to what folks expect us to cover. In this space, resident Bananafish fetishist Brandon Stosuy focuses on bands, albums, singles, and villages in Sweden that may otherwise pass by unnoticed. This installment’s virtual milk crate contains Wavves.

In the past couple of Outsiders I’ve focused on underground… More »

By: brandon / December 9, 2008 - 10:29 am
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