Wavves Return to These Shores: San Diego indie rockers Wavves see their massive fall tour hit the Lodge Room on Thursday and then the Garden Amp on Friday. The tour kicked off in Vegas on October 1, and will draw to an close in their hometown of San Diego on Saturday.
According to the press release: “This tour announcement follows the new album Hideaway out now via Fat Possum Records with today marking the 11th anniversary of King of the Beach, which was the last time Wavves released with Fat Possum. Produced by Dave Sitek of TV on the Radio, Hideaway is the follow-up to Wavves‘ 2017 album, You’re Welcome, and arrives after Consequence of Sound named them one of the 100 Best Pop Punk Bands of all time. Vocalist Nathan Williams’ and his brother, Joel also have a project, Sweet Valley, on Patreon where the duo creates a remix for every Sopranos episode strictly using sounds from that episode. Subscribers to the Patreon get access to the songs as well as art, behind-the-scenes footage of their process, merchandise, and audio stems.”
Wavves Return to These Shores: The events take place at 9 p.m. on Thursday, November 18 at the Lodge Room (with Harmless and Cuffed Up), and at 7 p.m. on Friday, November 19 at the Garden Amp (with Harmless).
Wavves press bio:
“A little over a year ago, Nathan Williams found himself back in San Diego, writing what would eventually become Hideaway, his seventh album as Wavves, in a little shed behind his parents’ house. It was also the place where he made some of his earliest albums, before he became known for his uncanny ability to write songs that sneered at the world while evoking pathos, sympathy, and a deep understanding of how sometimes we’re our own worst enemies, and that can be okay. Williams’ return to his childhood home was not just a symbolic attempt at jumpstarting creativity. It came as a result of a series of major life changes.”