11 Songs, 41 Minutes

EDITORS’ NOTES

Frontwoman Jasmyn Burke wraps a lot of meaning in Weaves' sweaty, jagged noise pop. “My thighs are too big/My head isn’t small/My brain is on fire,” she intones on the stream-of-consciousness call to arms “Scream,” alongside experimental throat singer Tanya Tagaq. "I’m a child of commercials and body language and floating drones." But Burke is also a child of ‘80s New Wave, Springsteen, and Yeah Yeah Yeahs-style post-post-punk. Amid those moments of mobilizing agitprop, she brings all sorts of reflection, pain, and beauty to these widescreen indie anthems about modern life.

Parental Advisory: Explicit Lyrics. Mastered for iTunes

EDITORS’ NOTES

Frontwoman Jasmyn Burke wraps a lot of meaning in Weaves' sweaty, jagged noise pop. “My thighs are too big/My head isn’t small/My brain is on fire,” she intones on the stream-of-consciousness call to arms “Scream,” alongside experimental throat singer Tanya Tagaq. "I’m a child of commercials and body language and floating drones." But Burke is also a child of ‘80s New Wave, Springsteen, and Yeah Yeah Yeahs-style post-post-punk. Amid those moments of mobilizing agitprop, she brings all sorts of reflection, pain, and beauty to these widescreen indie anthems about modern life.

Parental Advisory: Explicit Lyrics. Mastered for iTunes
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Ratings and Reviews

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Dorianiscool19 ,

Youth Lagoon + The Strokes = Weaves!

Such an interesting and lovely group of musicans capturing Trevor Powers voice from Youth Lagoon, to having a sense of indie-rock reminisent of The Strokes! Cant wait for the record this is gonna be my new jam for the rest of this year I swear!!!!

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