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Other Views From The 6: Dilly Dally’s New Remix EP Shines Light On Toronto’s Thriving Punk Scene

It was a school night in 2011 at Toronto DIY punk venue the Garage. Dilly Dally were scheduled to play dead last, and they were…
Paul Spencer | October 7, 2016 - 11:59 am


Stereogum’s 50 Best New Bands Of 2015

Stereogum's Best New Bands list is back! After taking off last year, today we return with a rundown of the artists that have spent the…
Stereogum | October 22, 2015 - 10:00 am

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Dilly Dally – “Snake Head” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

SXSW is an extremely ADHD environment in which I rarely watch an entire performance by any band, but I watched two Dilly Dally sets all…
Chris DeVille | March 28, 2016 - 9:00 am

Stereogum x Exploding In Sound’s Austin Invasion 2016 Yearbook

Congratulations to the SXSW Class of 2016! We made it! In this, the second year of our Stereogum x Exploding In Sound Austin Invasion, we…
Gabriela Tully Claymore & James Rettig | March 21, 2016 - 1:01 pm

Artist Portraits From Stereogum’s SXSW 2016 Showcase

Stereogum is in Austin right now for SXSW and last night, we put on an official showcase at Bud Light Factory at Brazos Hall with…
Stereogum | March 17, 2016 - 10:20 pm

Dilly Dally Unleash A Primal Punk Scream At SXSW

Dilly Dally came literally screaming out of the metaphorical gate. Katie Monks' blood-curdling howl at the outset of "Snake Head" was amplified by such hellacious…
Chris DeVille | March 17, 2016 - 12:34 pm

Stereogum x Exploding In Sound’s Austin Invasion @ SXSW 2016 Lineup

Later this month Stereogum will return to Austin, TX to present a free all-day-and-night rock showcase at The Hole In The Wall. For the second…
Scott Lapatine | March 1, 2016 - 11:56 am

Dilly Dally – “Know Yourself” (Drake Cover)

We first heard Dilly Dally cover Drake's "Know Yourself" at CMJ last year, and ever since then they've included the song on setlists fairly regularly.
Gabriela Tully Claymore | January 12, 2016 - 12:10 pm

Dilly Dally – “The Touch” Video

We recently named Dilly Dally one of the 50 Best New Bands Of 2015 after the Toronto-based group dropped their excellent new album, Sore, last…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | November 4, 2015 - 9:59 am

Watch Dilly Dally Cover Drake At CMJ

"Hotling Bling" seems to be the agreed-upon Drake song to cover nowadays, but Dilly Dally don't give a fuck about what everyone else has agreed…
Peter Helman | October 19, 2015 - 8:15 pm

Stream Dilly Dally Sore

Dilly Dally will release their new album, Sore, next week, but rather than present us with another boring old advanced stream, they're doing something a…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 2, 2015 - 11:01 am

Dilly Dally – “Purple Rage” Video

While Dilly Dally's last video had them skateboarding around and looking all aggressive, their new one for "Purple Rage" is all about curiosity and fear.
James Rettig | September 23, 2015 - 9:56 am

Dilly Dally – “Purple Rage”

The Toronto-based band Dilly Dally can fit a universe of hurt inside a single track, turning feelings of inadequacy into brash, unapologetic music fronted by…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 9, 2015 - 4:36 pm

Dilly Dally – “Desire” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

"Desire," the snarling lead single to Dilly Dally's debut full-length, Sore, captures the titular feeling in fits and starts, breaking down all that want until…
James Rettig | August 12, 2015 - 10:00 am

Dilly Dally – “Desire”

Over the past year or so, Dilly Dally have been releasing a series of increasingly explosive singles, all in the long lead-up to their debut…
James Rettig | July 14, 2015 - 12:06 pm