New Music Roundup: November 28th, 2020

Yeah yeah, we know what you’re thinking. “Hey, isn’t this just last week’s music… this week? What gives? I’m a 21st century type, a real go-getter. I don’t have time for this shit! I need the newest music reviewed and packaged to me in easily digestible blurbs, and I need it constantly, 24/7, like the…

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New Music Roundup: November 10th, 2020

Hey again. It’s the staff at .WAV, back with a list of The New and Noteworthy. Keep a lookout for .WAV’s New Music Roundup when it happens. Giddyup! Archaeopteryx – Monolake Dark, moody, and foreboding, Berlin ambient/techno outfit Monolake’s new record Archaeopteryx is a Tron-tinted trip down the River Styx, with Robert Henke and Torsten…

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New Music Roundup: November 1st, 2020

It’s .WAV’s New Music Roundup Day-after-Halloween special! Here’s a list of what we listened to this week besides “Spooky Scary Skeletons”. You should listen to it too. Magic Oneohtrix Point Never – Oneohtrix Point Never He’s done it again, folks. Daniel Lopatin is undeniably one of the most important avant-garde artists of this generation. With…

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New Music Roundup: October 23, 2020

The staff at .WAV is back again with a list of what you’ve been itching for: new and noteworthy music. Keep a lookout for .WAV’s New Music Roundup every Friday and sometimes Sunday. Giddyup. Streams of Thought Vol. 3 – Black Thought In the turbulent course of this past year, a lot of us have…

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New Music Roundup: October 11, 2020

The staff at .WAV is here, again, with another list of new and noteworthy music! Keep a lookout for .WAV’s New Music Roundup every Friday and Sunday. Giddyup. Dinner Party: Dessert – Terrace Martin The Crenshaw squad is at it again, this time through Terrace Martin’s re-released and re-vamped Dinner Party: Dessert. If you’re not…

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New Music RoundUp: October 9th, 2020

Struggling to keep up with new music? ‘Fraid that your Boomer is showing? Have no fear! The staff at .WAV is here with a list of new and noteworthy music to help you stay Young and Fresh! Keep a lookout for .WAV’s New Music Roundup every Friday and sometimes Sunday. Giddyup! “The Pink Phantom” –…

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August Album Picks

Twin Heavy – Willie J Healey Released through Yala! Music Twin Heavy was the first I had heard from British singer-songwriter Willie J Healey. Right away, he won me over with the charismatic first track “Fashun“. It’s no surprise, considering the collective influence and inspiration from George Harrison, Iggy Pop, and Neil Young. I’m a…

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Jacob Collier’s New Album is a Maddening Listening Experience

Jacob Collier is, at the very least, interesting as a musician. Having made his start on YouTube by producing Brady Bunch intro-style covers of jazz standards like George Gershwin’s “Fascinating Rhythm”, he quickly cemented his place in online jazzhead culture. Though he wasn’t putting forth original compositions, his talents as an instrumentalist and arranger were made exceedingly…

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Duckwrth: SuperGood Album Review

As we grapple with a year marked by cultural turmoil, consumers seek out media that transports us to a more carefree time. Endlessly affable rapper Duckwrth answers this call with SuperGood, the South L.A. native’s second full-length album after 2016’s I’m Uugly and a slew of critically acclaimed mixtapes and EPs. Recorded in the first few months of 2020, SuperGood is a tantalizing yet wistful effort, captivating listeners with the prospect of what this year could have been.   The album plays…

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