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Sentimentalist Magazine Calls Out Top Twelve Releases of 2011

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Why do the year-end lists always seem to come in tidy sums of ten, twenty-five, fifty, or a hundred? I would have gone and given you a baker’s dozen but I stopped myself at twelve, for fear of being overbearing. You know how overarching these lists can be.

26 Dec 2011 | More

Dom – ‘Family of Love’ EP

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“I smell youth culture,” exclaimed a twenty-something friend, surprised at herself for enjoying last Sunday’s mosh-em-up Death Set show at Jelly NYC’s Rock Yard so much. The same can be said for this EP, though it slides in with a louche kind of bratty playfulness rather than any aggro skater nose-thumbing.

9 Aug 2011 | More

Lollapalooza 2011 Day 2: Kids Crashed Fences, Chain Gang of 1974, Ween, DOM and Eminem Played On

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The kids were not alright yesterday, as hundreds of them evaded the new airport scanners and crashed a Western, 15-foot fence, booking into the concrete jungle for a taste of Day Two. At the time, Ween was at the tail-end of “Bananas and Blow.” But it wouldn’t be a bad typecast to say Southern headliner Slim Shady had some influence.

8 Aug 2011 | More

DOM to Release ‘Family of Love’ EP August 9 on Astralwerks

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The sharp and synth-happy Dom has truly burst forth from his low-fi era of slinging minimalist beats from his Worcester bedroom to playing his hook-heavy pop music before the hordes.

1 Jun 2011 | More

CMJ Music Marathon & Film Festival 2010 Confirms Second Round of Artists

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The CMJ Music Marathon & Film Festival 2010 set to take over New York City from October 19th to the 23rd, has just confirmed its second round of artists playing the annual festival.

22 Sep 2010 | More