With the dust settling from Sunday night’s Video Music Awards spectacle (or non-spectacle, if you find yourself in alignment with Justin Vernon), the real winner of this thing is starting to emerge: Wavves. Nathan, joined by bassist Stephen Pope, or at least until he got kicked out for pot possession, found himself in a real-life Tracy Jordan all-night rager. Or something like that. He irreverently tweeted the night’s events as they unfolded, because that’s sort of his thing. Follow the narrative arc from a selection of highlights below, then download his new song, “I Wanna Meet Dave Grohl,” over at Spin.com.
I like when he complains about having to walk the red (black, whatever) carpet twice, but persevered.