Whirr

Whirr Explain Why They Targeted G.L.O.S.S. And Why A Friend Ran Their Twitter

Perennial dickhead shoegazers Whirr found themselves in a shitstorm earlier this week after some transphobic tweets about the Olympia punk band G.L.O.S.S. caused two labels…
James Rettig | October 23, 2015 - 5:02 pm

Label Drops Whirr Over Transphobic Tweets

Bay Area shoegazers Whirr just Tweeted themselves out of a label deal. Alternative Press reports that whoever controls the band's Twitter account spent the weekend…
Tom Breihan | October 20, 2015 - 9:20 am

Camera Shy – “New Something” (Stereogum Premiere)

The music and the album art of Camera Shy have something in common: They're both innocent in nature. The cover of the Oakland band's debut…
Grace Birnstengel | July 16, 2015 - 10:18 am

Camera Shy – “Your Only One” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Camera Shy is the indie-pop project of Whirr frontman/Nothing bassist Nick Bassett and former Whirr singer Alexandra Morte. Together, they take the swooning shoegaze melodies…
Peter Helman | April 21, 2015 - 10:00 am

Whirr – “Ease” (Stereogum Premiere)

Shoegaze greats Whirr and Nothing share a member in Nick Bassett, and the two bands have a split 12" coming out this month. We've already…
Chris DeVille | November 3, 2014 - 1:02 pm

Whirr – “Lines”

Whirr conjure up some of shoegaze's loneliest vibes. The first two singles from their upcoming album Sway, "Mumble" and "Heavy," were as bummed-out as they…
Miles Bowe | August 27, 2014 - 4:34 pm

Whirr – “Heavy”

Former Deafheaven member and current Nothing bassist Nick Bassett's band Whirr make gravelly, heavy shoegaze. Earlier this month, we premiered "Mumble," the first single from…
Miles Bowe | July 31, 2014 - 3:42 pm

Whirr – “Mumble” (Stereogum Premiere)

Whirr is the shoegaze project Nothing bassist Nick Bassett formed after leaving Deafheaven. (Bassett and Nothing founder Dominic Palermo also have a project called Death…
Chris DeVille | July 9, 2014 - 11:10 am