Have you been paying attention to the San Francisco punk band Culture Abuse? Because you should! Back in 2016, they released their debut LP Peach, an album full of catchy, tuneful riff-ragers that immediately marked them as one of the best bands on the DIY underground. But they’re not really underground anymore. Last year, … More »
I was a tad worried that a Christmas song from Wavves would get covered in psychedelic fuzz beyond the point of recognition. On the contrary I was pleasantly surprised by this lovely cover of the classic “Christmas Time Is Here” from A Charlie Brown Christmas, and that is saying a lot. Not only am I a shameless Christmas … More »
Cali rock band Wavves know video games. They styled their music video for “Stupid In Love” like one. Their video for “Leave” is literally Grand Theft Auto V. And in case you missed it, Nathan Williams’ brother Joel actually made a video game in which you can punch a Neo-Nazi in the … More »
Wavves main man Nathan Williams is no stranger to collaboration; in 2015, Wavves and Cloud Nothings released a full-length collaborative album called No Life For Me. Right now, Wavves are on a co-headlining tour with Joyce Manor, and the tour’s opening act is Culture Abuse, the San Francisco punk band who released a great … More »
I once got busted trying to steal a magazine from my hometown library. The 8/8/91 issue of Rolling Stone apparently had one of those sensors on the last page and it beeped from my backpack on the way out. I was gonna bring it back. I just wanted to take it home to read the … More »
Wavves is the latest artist to contribute a new song, “The Lung,” to Adult Swim’s year-long singles series. It’s the first new song we’ve heard from them since they released their sixth album, You’re Welcome, earlier in the summer, but this one has the submerged, harmonic quality of early Wavves. You can listen … More »
…A few more things are stuck inside here still. Let me scrape them out for you:
• 7th annual one of these things
• will run 52 weeks straight this year (hence, 52 artists; hence, 52 tracks, blah blah blah)
• follows last month’s LUXE comp.
• first track “Pose to” by Zaytoven (feat. Bankroll Fresh, Yung LA, and Twista) out now and listenable below.
• background info: Adult Swim is a television channel that operates at night (from 8:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m., Eastern and Pacific Time) on another television channel called Cartoon Network.
• foreground infos: http://www.adultswim.com/music/singles-2017/1
NOW that’s it.
Wait. One more thing:
tell your friends!
Adult Swim Singles Program 2017 full lineup (again):
DOOM ft. Jay Electronica
Julian Casablancas + The Voidz
Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith
Low End Theory (Daddy Kev, Nobody, The Gaslamp Killer & D-Styles)
Nef the Pharaoh
Run The Jewels
SAD13 [Sadie Dupuis]
Spark Master Tape
The JuJu Exchange
Waka Flocka Flame
Wolves in the Throne Room
Your Old Droog
Zaytoven ft. Yung La, Bankroll Fresh, and Twista
Zeal & Ardor
Nathan Williams has been keeping busy. Since last year’s Wavves album V , he’s worked on a new Spirit Club album, put out a split 7″ with Weezer, and kept up a monthly subscription series through his Ghost Ramp Records label. Now he’s revealed that a new Wavves album is on … More »
Last week, Weezer and Wavves announced that they would be releasing a limited-edition split 7″ that features a previously unreleased Weezer track called “Fake Smiles And Nervous Laughter” and a Wavves cover of Weezer’s “You Gave Your Love To Me Softly,” which originally appeared on the Angus soundtrack and later made its way … More »
Weezer and Wavves will release a limited split 7″ together via Nathan Williams’ label Ghost Ramp. Weezer’s side includes a previously unreleased track titled “Fake Smiles” as well as the song “Nervous Laughter,” and Wavves’ side is a cover of “You Gave Your Love To Me Softly.” Pre-orders start Monday 9/12 at 12pm EST More »