"Streaming sounds | Bands still believe in CD as
a tool" by Chris Mowder, for Sun News KICKS!
THE WAVOS: "WAVE CRAZED EP"
... it took me a long time to discover the stripped down synth beats and quirky, monotone lyrics of the genre
... I've become a big fan of both classic and New New Wave including bands like Franz Ferdinand, Bloc Party, Interpol and The Killers.
... it's really great to see a band like The Wavos continuing the New Wave tradition by combining both the classic and modern forms and crafting ...
SONG LIST (PARTIAL)
A Flock of Seagulls: I RAN
A-Ha: TAKE ON ME
The B-52's: LOVE SHACK
Beastie Boys: FIGHT FOR YOUR RIGHT
Billy Idol: REBEL YELL
The Buggles: VIDEO KILLED THE RADIO STAR
Depeche Mode: ENJOY THE SILENCE / PERSONAL JESUS
Men Without Hats: SAFETY DANCE
Michael Jackson: BILLIE JEAN
Nena: 99 RED BALLOONS
New Order: BIZARRE LOVE / BLUE MONDAY / TRUE FAITH
Simple Minds: DON'T YOU FORGET ABOUT ME
Van Halen: JUMP
How many 3-piece bands have you seen that can cover
Kajagoogoo's Too Shy,
New Order's Bizarre Love Triangle
and Depeche Mode's Everything Counts,
making them as rich as the originals yet fresh and modern? With punk-fueled hits by
Billy Idol, Ramones and
Nine Inch Nails, '80s dance-pop classics from
Michael Jackson, Journey and
Bon Jovi, plus a few Wavos
original new wave tunes, all tied together in a nonstop beat that won't let 'em leave the dance floor?
"phenomenal! -- #1 fan";
"make no mistake, these guys are more than a cover band, ..."
RECENT & UPCOMING SHOWS
The West End, New York NY: 9/22/2018
Red White Bleu & Brew, Locust Grove VA: 1/26/2019
O'Sullivan's, Arlington VA: 2/9/2019
Colonial Tavern, Fredericksburg VA: 3/16/2019