Indie bands with conspicuous reverences for ‘60s girl groups started to bore me six months ago, but DUM DUM GIRLS more than justified their continued existence Wednesday night at the Paradise.
I once didn't understand why songstress Kristin Gundred codenamed herself “Dee Dee.” But DDG's live show packed a distinctive Ramones-y “oomph” that's present but understated on their day-dreamy second record, Only in Dreams
Below: SLEIGH BELLS perform “Crown on the Ground” at the Levis/Fader Fort, on Saturday.
See also: lots of photos from this Sleigh Bells/Bone Thugs gig, suitable for framing and putting on your wall.
Video of Beach Fossils performing Day Dream at Lovejoys, sometime during South by Southwest 2010. Shot by Addison Post. Also: stay tuned for our interview with these guys, in which they rate their favorite celebrity porn.