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Cambodian dance party!

Dengue Fever’s charms are so extreme that at first they might strike you as incongruous — like a chocolate-covered lobster.
Dengue Fever + Pistolera at the Museum of Fine Arts, July 9, 2008
By JON GARELICK  |  July 15, 2008

Subtle stars

In the gaps between words are the things that really intrigue me,” sings Maxïmo Park frontman Paul Smith on “Girls Who Play Guitars.”
Separating Maxïmo Park from the pack
By NICK SYLVESTER  |  May 21, 2007

Drum ’n’ bass masters

For a club night to last takes dedication and devotion from a scene and a promoter. “Oblivian” Drum N Bass Mix (mp3 via the Elements online forum)
Celebrating eight years of Elements, plus Osunlade and Porterhouse 2
By DAVID DAY  |  February 12, 2007

Notoriously stingy labels

A bunch of labels still refuse the unedited, half-decently coded MP3 as a mechanism for publicity.
Get them while you can
By NICK SYLVESTER  |  July 25, 2006