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Wavves artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

Concerts

Wavves performs at the 2011 Sasquatch Music Festival.

May 30, 2011 Nathan Williams and company bring their willful punk primitivism to a late morning set.

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Best Coast

January 31, 2011 It got loud when NPR Music webcast full concerts from both artists, live from Washington, D.C.

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Discover Songs

Wavves

August 3, 2010 "Take on the World" is a brash gem that pushes everything, including adversity, out of its way.

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Reviews

Wavves

August 3, 2010 "Take on the World" is a brash gem that pushes everything, including adversity, out of its way.

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More Stories

Wavves' new album Afraid of Heights comes out March 26.

March 17, 2013 These sons of grunge battle personal demons with powerhouse choruses.

Clockwise from upper left: Nathan Williams of Wavves, David Bowie, John Denver, Phoenix, and Kanene Pipkin of Lone Bellow

February 26, 2013 Bob Boilen crushes co-host Robin Hilton's gentle little heart as the two talk about this week's mix.

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  • Album: King of the Beach
  • Artist: Wavves
  • Label: Fat Possum
  • Released: 2010