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Catching up with the world of Dom

In many respects, the much-ballyhooed demise of the so-called "rock star" is a real thing.
American boy
By BARRY THOMPSON  |  May 11, 2012
Album review: Be the Void

Dr. Dog | Be the Void

With Be the Void , their sonically raw sixth album, these Philly psych-pop oddballs have pulled a fussy, self-conscious about-face, indulging in their weirdest ideas in years.
Anti- (2012)
By RYAN REED  |  February 03, 2012

Out: Dropping some future funk sounds with Jamaica Plain's the Craters at Yes.Oui.Si

About 30 kids bopped their heads to tracks from the Craters' 2010 tape Teenage High School , released via JP DIY label Breakfast of Champs, plus newer songs like the soon-to-be-hit "Sunsense."
Deep impact near the MFA
By LIZ PELLY  |  August 05, 2011
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Dengue Fever add eccentricity to psych pop

For all the kitsch and B-movie flair of Dengue Fever, there are still a few aspects of their obsession with Cambodian pop that they haven't put on record.  
Holidays in Cambodia
By MATT PARISH  |  June 03, 2011
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Julian Lynch | Terra

Although experimentation in music nowadays is certainly in vogue, there aren't many records that will straddle the line between commercial plausibility and healthy art-for-art's-sake like Julian Lynch's Terra.  
Underwater Peoples (2011)
By JONATHAN DONALDSON  |  May 06, 2011

Toro y Moi | Underneath The Pine

Carpark (2011)
Carpark (2011)
By LIZ PELLY  |  February 25, 2011


Dom | Sun Bronzed Greek Gods [Remastered] + more

After building a speedy streak of buzz over the past year, Worcester's Dom have bombarded 2011 with a golden platter of new shit.
Astralwerks/Burning Mill (2011)
By MICHAEL MAROTTA  |  February 04, 2011