Their headlining Splendour show was excellent and the crowd loved it. But one can’t help but feel they’re treading water, playing much the same set as when they played Splendour two years ago. And the same songs as when they played at Candy’s Apartment over 4 years ago.
Other acts like The Vines, The Grates and The Presets have all had new albums in that time, and it made their sets all the more entertaining and relevant.
There is something rotten in the state of Wolfmother – and whether that manifests itself in disbanding, a line-up change, or an indefinite hiatus has yet to be revealed.
UPDATE (7/8/08) : So it’s now official Chris and Myles are leaving the band – Andrew continues the Wolfmother name.