Support Local Journalism, Join the SA Current Press Club.

Wavves: 'Afraid of Heights' 

click to enlarge 1463308.jpg

From his days making shit-caked beach-gaze virtually by himself, Wavves’ Nathan Williams — who now records and tours with Jacob Cooper and Stephen Pope — has come a long way as a songwriter on his fourth LP. While some parts may seem overly-wrought and a tad too Green Day-indebted, Afraid of Heights ultimately has something for everyone, from meltdowns to devout nihilism, from beachy coos to submerged stoner doom-pop. My personal favorite, “Mystic,” definitely falls in the latter category.

Tags: ,

Support Local Journalism.
Join the San Antonio Current Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.

Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.

Join the San Antonio Press Club for as little as $5 a month.

Read the Digital Print Issue

July 28, 2021

View more issues

Newsletters

Join SA Current Newsletters

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Calendar

© 2021 San Antonio Current

Website powered by Foundation