With that bit of pomp out of the way, let's check out the Wave Pictures! They're one of the smaller rock stories of the year. Which is a shame, because they're a dynamite band. You deserve to treat yourself to their quality.
The Wave Pictures - "My Head Gets Screwed on Tighter Every Year"
You might think the Dead Milkmen are well past their sell-by date. Not so! Thanks to their razor sharp wit (and Monsieur Louis Pasteur), these guys aren't going anywhere.
The Dead Milkmen - "Fauxhemia"
There's no one out there making smoother jams than Cattle Decapitation. Their easy, breezy tones are the very definition of subtlety and refinement.
Cattle Decapitation - "A Living, Breathing Piece of Defecating Meat"
To be a little bit more serious, the Weeknd makes some pretty smooth jams. The lyrics, however, are pretty royally fucked up. That Abel Tesfaye is a man of mystery.
The Weeknd - "Montreal"
Plus a big bouncing bunch of Up & Coming shows.
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