Wave (disambiguation)

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A wave is a disturbance that transfers energy through matter or space.

Wave oscillation that travels through space and matter

In physics, mathematics, and related fields, a wave is a disturbance of a field in which a physical attribute oscillates repeatedly at each point or propagates from each point to neighboring points, or seems to move through space.


Wave or waves may also refer to:

Arts, entertainment and media

Literature and writing

<i>Wave</i> (magazine) magazine published by Annapurna Media

WAVE is an English-language, monthly magazine published by Annapurna Media Pvt. Ltd. The company acquired the magazine in 2013. Each month, the magazine publishes articles addressing the youth and their varied interests. Apart from touching on the lighter fun side, it also addresses more "serious" aspects - but from a youthful perspective. The magazine has a large impact on the urban Nepali youth.

<i>Wave</i> (Deraniyagala book) book by Sonali Deraniyagala

Wave: Life and Memories after the Tsunami is a memoir by Sonali Deraniyagala based on the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami. It was first published in 2013 by Alfred A. Knopf. It recounts the story of the author's life before the tsunami struck the coast, and how it changed dramatically after the disaster. It is written in the first-person narrative style. The book received several awards and positive reviews from critics.



Wave was a Canadian pop rock duo composed of Dave Thomson and Paul Gigliotti. They formed in 1999 in Niagara Falls, Ontario and are best known for their 2001 singles, "California" and "Think It Over", both which were Top 10 radio hits in Canada.

Waves was a New Zealand folk rock band that recorded a top-selling self-titled album in 1975 before disbanding in 1977. Its lineup emerged from an acoustic trio, Rosewood, which originally included Geoff Chunn, who later joined Split Enz. Despite making only sporadic live appearances—one of which was a double billing shared with Split Enz—their singles gained major airplay on Auckland radio and the Waves album reached No.7 on the New Zealand album charts, later becoming a sought-after collector's item.

Wavves band

Wavves is an American rock band based in San Diego, California. Formed in 2008 by singer-songwriter Nathan Williams, the band also features Alex Gates, Stephen Pope and Brian Hill.


<i>Wave</i> (CNBLUE album) 2014 studio album by CNBLUE

Wave is the third major-label Japanese studio album by South Korean pop-rock idol band CNBLUE. It was released on September 17, 2014, by Warner Music Japan. A rock album, the band infuses electronic dance music into the record. The singles "Truth" and "Go Your Way" preceded the album; "Radio" was released as the promotional single and made available as a digital download one week prior to the album's release.

<i>Wave</i> (Murray Head album) album by Murray Head

Wave is the eighth studio album by Murray Head. It was released in 1992.

<i>Wave</i> (Antônio Carlos Jobim album) 1967 studio album by Antônio Carlos Jobim

Wave is the fifth studio album by Brazilian jazz musician Antônio Carlos Jobim, released in 1967 on A&M Records. Recorded in the US with American musicians, it peaked at number 114 on the Billboard 200 chart, as well as number 5 on the Jazz Albums chart.


"Wave" is a song written, produced and performed by Beck, issued as the first promotional single from his twelfth studio album Morning Phase. Although not released as an official single, the song peaked at number 28 on the Billboard rock chart.

"Wave" is a bossa nova song written by Antônio Carlos Jobim. Recorded as an instrumental on his 1967 album of the same name, its English lyrics were written by Jobim himself later that year.

Waves (Mono Band song) 2005 song by Mono Band

Waves is a song by Mono Band from the album Mono Band, and was released in May 2005. This is the first song to be released in a physical format while "release" and "invitation" were previously offered on iTunes.

Radio and television stations

WAVE (TV) NBC affiliate in Louisville, Kentucky

WAVE, virtual channel 3, is an NBC-affiliated television station licensed to Louisville, Kentucky, United States. Owned by Gray Television, WAVE maintains studio facilities on South Floyd Street in downtown Louisville, and its transmitter is located in New Albany, Indiana. On cable, the station is available on Charter Spectrum channel 6.

CHKX-FM country music radio station in Hamilton/Burlington, Ontario, Canada

CHKX-FM is a Canadian radio station, broadcasting at 94.7 FM from Hamilton, Ontario and licensed to "Hamilton/Burlington." The station airs a country music format branded as KX 94.7. CHKX's studios are located on Upper Wellington Street in Hamilton, while their transmitter is located atop the Niagara Escarpment near Stoney Creek.

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<i>Sinatra/Jobim: The Complete Reprise Recordings</i> 2010 compilation album by Frank Sinatra and Antônio Carlos Jobim

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