The Westerwaves can now also be found in Slaps, a really cool music platform where listeners described our sound as:


"like Sham 69 had a baby with FEAR"





HITS! HITS! HITS!  When you least expect it, bang!

Two new Westerwaves songs!

First of all, a little pop pearl where the Westerwaves sing to their favourite city on Earth:  Lincoln Park.


Only the Westerwaves could have given to Lincoln Park the anthem it deserves! More legendary than Pontiac!


And as a B-side, a deeply metaphysical tune about pin-ups, push-ups and Norwegian woods. And, on top of it, it rocks like hell! Enjoy them wherever you consume your Westerwaves crap, for example here:





released September 24, 2020


Normal bands bring out a single with artwork referring to the A-side.


The Westerwaves are not a normal band,


so they also have artwork for the B-side.

Because the Westerwaves only have A-sides.















released September 24, 2020

When you least expect it, The Westerwaves kickstart the second wave of pestilence!


Bat Soup Swinger Party


The hardest working band in the penguin-punk scene release a mini-EP with three new tunes to short-circuit your neuronal networks. A song about ordering bat soup while in a swinger party, another song about how neoliberals tend to wear hats and an amazing live recording of a Westerwaves classic, all for you to enjoy in Spotify, Bandcamp, or wherever you shoot your Westerwaves junk! Stay unsafe!


Al Capone

pays his taxes and the whales exhale!

Mysterious lyrics for a song about fiscal policy in Chicago in the 1920s.

Never mind prohibition, here's the Westerwaves!


Produced and mixed by the great Paula Lomeli.

video released September 24, 2020


“ The best live album since Duke Ellington’s * Ellington at Newport* ” (Modern Jazz Times)


“ It made me want to eat chorizo (Morrissey)



“ If you play it really loud it heals syphilis ”

(Punk Medicine Review)



" I almost cried several times " (Anonymous member of the Econometric Society)



“ Amazing sound, great performance, I’ve never heard anything

like this before ”

(The Monsanto Journal of Modern Music)


 * * * * *  BREAKING NEWS  * * * * *


Easter Monday, another day of miraculous events!

You are probably amazed about The Westerwaves’ incredible productivity in the confinement weeks,

but you did not know what was expecting you today



And it’s called 




Apart from the songs about pyramids, tennis lessons and fiscal policy in Chicago that you already know, the album is full of jewels, including the first ever studio recording of the Socio-Ecological Transition Blues and songs about the ageing process of Asian women (Naoko), religious leaders in flames (The Pope Is Burning), the prediction abilities of our drummer (Forekasta), ordering pizza (Washington DC), Lithuanian apples as a challenge to agricultural commodity prices in the Balcans (Serbian Apple Whole O’Cost), figging (Ginger Girls) and modern philosophy (As Schopenhauer Said), as well as a power ballad for the lovers out there (Satanic Boyfriend). On top of that, new mixes of That Was Bowling and Lyrical Arsenal by Paula Lomeli.


Sit down, relax and enjoy the ride!


released April 13, 2020



" This is what you miss if you don’t  flush your emotional support   pet

   down the toilet ... "    

     video released September 10, 2019  


The Spring of Love and Songs ends with

a homage to Baby Westerwave's favourite piece of clothing.

See you soon in the Summer of Depression and Self-Deprecation!   


video released April 28, 2019

Schopenhauer  was a true Westerwave.

This is our homage to the punkiest philosopher after Nietzsche!


PS: Nietzsche was arguably more of a skateboard West-Coast punk than Schopenhauer, who was more of a CBGB philosopher.


released April 25, 2020

We told you to expect the unexpected, and we are delivering!


A brand new song by the Westerwaves about sending your kids to tennis lessons, avoiding adultery and releasing the koalas from the zoo.


Mixed and produced by the one and only Paula Lomeli !


We' re the true Cosmopolitans


released April 4, 2020

The Westerwaves bring out a new song to bring joy to your lives!


And it is exactly what the world needs now: a song about the pyramids and about pharaohs drinking cuba libre. And about God Khonsu. Praise God Khonsu.


Listen to The Westerwaves in times of pestilence!

Here it is, just for you


Humongous Triangles


released April 2, 2020

The Westerwaves wrote the first feminist romantic punk power-ballad ever, featuring a guitar solo by Tommy Westerwave that will give you goosebumps and penguinbumps.


To celebrate the anniversary of the "Spring Of Love And Songs", they bring


Satanic Boyfriend 


out as an exclusive single.


released May 16, 2020

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