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Roomrunner – “Bait Car”

Denny Bowen played drums in the great Baltimore punk trio Double Dagger until that band broke up, and now he leads the fired-up sludge-rock quartet Roomrunner. Bowen’s new band are about to release Ideal Cities, an album of flattening riffery and boundless energy, and it’s one of the better slabs of old-school fuzz-heavy underground rock… More »

By: Tom Breihan / May 15, 2013 - 5:10 pm

Peals – “Blue Elvis” (Stereogum Premiere)

William Cashion plays bass in the great Baltimore art-pop band Future Islands, and Bruce Willen used to play bass in the great Baltimore graphic design-addled punk band Double Dagger. The two of them have now joined forces to form Peals, a new duo that isn’t too heavy on bass and that doesn’t sound anything like… More »

By: Tom Breihan / March 5, 2013 - 12:24 pm

In Memoriam: Bands We Lost In 2011

In September we toasted the best new bands of 2011. Bright futures for those guys! But come this time of year it’s also important to remember the musical groups who called it a day. Some of these acts were taken from us before their time, while others imploded due to overwhelming apathy. Herewith our look… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / December 26, 2011 - 11:05 am

Double Dagger – “Pillow Talk”

Unlike the whispers you might imagine when hearing the phrase “pillow talk,” cheeky, angular Baltimore trio Double Dagger’s foot-sucking “Pillow Talk” is a sex-positive shout-out that should be listened to loudly while you’re surrounded by your sweaty friends. The first song I heard by them was Ragged Rubble’s “Luxury Condos For The Poor,” which according… More »

By: brandon / March 24, 2010 - 11:39 am