Dismemberment Plan

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Getting nostalgic with the Dismemberment Plan

One summer night, the Jewish Indie Rock King of Chicago announced he was off to see some band called the Dismemberment Plan.
Has their time come?
By EUGENIA WILLIAMSON  |  January 28, 2011

VIDEO: The Dismemberment Plan on Jimmy Fallon

Well, they may or may not get rich with this reunion, but last night, the recently-reunited Dismemberment Plan played their television debut on Late Night...
By Ryan Stewart  |  January 21, 2011
The Dismemberment Plan reunites - playing the Paradise January 28

The Dismemberment Plan reunites - playing the Paradise January 28

The Dismemberment Plan, the phenomenal D.C. post-punk band who were one of the best live bands of their era and also released one of the...
By Ryan Stewart  |  September 13, 2010

Technical difficulties

Last week, Tristan da Cunha and I brainstormed some strategies by which they might finally hit the big time. Like, getting a charismatic frontman.
The trouble with Tristan da Cunha
By MATT PARISH  |  June 26, 2009

The ignorami

Mission of Burma formed in Boston 30 years ago — the year Joy Division, Gang of Four, and the Pop Group released notorious post-punk releases in the UK.
Getting hip to Mission of Burma, 30 years later
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  January 21, 2009

New kids on the block

Newly reactivated local gut-pop heroes Dear Leader will play two shows this weekend, with a handful of notable newbs and special guests.
Allow Dear Leader to introduce you
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  September 23, 2008


Bumpin' crop

This Friday, August 8, our FNX homies have gathered five of Boston’s best rock bands for a spectacular blowout at the Middle East Downstairs.
A summer harvest of New England Product
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  August 05, 2008

Death Cab’s Chris Walla aims for the heart and the mind

Chris Walla knows he’s never going to make a Steely Dan album.
Solo shots
By MIKAEL WOOD  |  February 05, 2008

Choir boy

Former Dismemberment Plan frontman Travis Morrison has a new album, and though he says it’s not a solo disc, you’d be forgiven for thinking so.
Travis Morrison and his Hellfighters
By MIKAEL WOOD  |  November 15, 2007

Sister act

There’s nothing conventional about Tegan and Sara.
The unconventional rise of Tegan and Sara
By MIKAEL WOOD  |  July 30, 2007

Appetite for instruction

As expected, Matt LeMay was musing on his favorite subject, indie rock, on which he demonstrated some pretty impressive insight.
Get Him Eat Him get focused on Arms Down
By BOB GULLA  |  June 12, 2007