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Dirty On Purpose

Though all four members of Dirty On Purpose grew up in four differing states on the East Coast, I guess you could call it fate when they all formed in Brooklyn in 2002. It would be the most traditional to compare them to Yo La ...
 
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We know how to dance!

I find it interesting how often the synth fad fades in and out over the years. A few years ago, any band using it as a main component of their songs were labeled as “stuck in the past” or “cheap”. Curren...

 
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Shugo Tokumaru

Who is Shugo Tokumaru? Many have never heard of him, though some know that the talented musician from Tokyo, Japan is a budding star. He has released two albums — Night Piece (released in 2004) and the more recent L.S.T. ...
 
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The Beatings – Holding On To Hand Grenades

The Beatings hail from Brooklyn via Boston, Massachusets. The Beatings make rock n’ roll reminiscent of Sonic Youth, Pixies, and Mission of Burma.The great Paul Q. Kolderie (Pixies, Hole, Radiohead) helped produce their l...

 
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The Double

Along with bands such as The Unicorns or Liars, The Double combine several experimental aspects of noise and chaotic synths, with songs that still come out enjoyably light and easy to listen to. They are from the culturally thr...
 
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MUSIC DOWNLOADS: Sound Team

Is it true that everything that will be released on 6/6/06 will have a certain evil or dark touch to it? Well, we have the remake to The Omen and a bunch of crappy metal bands embracing the day as a marketing haven. What about ...

 
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MUSIC DOWNLOADS: The Attorneys

Finally, a band from the East Coast that I can feature. It just seems for some reason that recently, many of the great new bands I am finding in the USA are from the western part. The Attorneys hail from Brooklyn, New York. The...
 
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SHORT BITS – #17

Razorlight wanted some exposure for their new album so they went to NME and said the current hottest band (The Arctic Monkeys) sucked and that they were better than them. Instant exposure! Newsflash, Mr. Borrell: while the Arct...