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Wavves | Afraid of Heights

"I Can't Dream," the closer on Wavves' fourth studio album, opens in a drunken lo-fi stupor — Nathan Williams warbling bratty, tone-deaf nonsense over hissy acoustic power chords.
Mom + Pop (2013)
By  |  March 16, 2013

Photos: Best Coast at Paradise Rock Club

Best Coast, No Joy, and Wavves perform live at the Paradise Rock Club on February 4, 2011.
Best Coast + No Joy + Wavves | Paradise Rock Club | February 4, 2011
By STEPHANIE ROSE  |  February 11, 2011

Higher yearning: Best Coast

The day after a Best Coast gig in Minneapolis last week, a reviewer for the City Pages alt-weekly bemoaned the fact that the Los Angeles trio took a whole two hours — two hours! — to hit the stage after doors opened.
'60s garage sound gone to pot
By MICHAEL MAROTTA  |  September 24, 2010

Wavves | King of the Beach

What greatness might have ensued if Stephen Pope and Billy Hayes had suffered Jay Reatard's abuse just a little longer?
Fat Possum (2010)
By EUGENIA WILLIAMSON  |  August 20, 2010

Wavves | Wavves

Fat Possum  (2009)
Fat Possum  (2009)
By DEVIN KING  |  March 17, 2009