Dope Body is a band from Baltimore, Maryland. Though their use of punk tactics — abrasive blasts, loops, yelps and shouts — gets them pegged as a noise band, there’s also a tight groove running through their jams that makes them largely danceable; as Travis says, it’s very physical AND musical. This sort of flexibility is what enables them to share the stage with more dance-oriented acts like Mykki Blanco as frequently as their thrashier brethren in Roomrunner. Here, they kept some of that boundless energy just barely under wraps as their sound exploded in the studio.
Featured song: “Youth Relic”
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Dope Body’s latest release, Saturday, is now available.
Dope Body on Tumblr: http://dopebody.tumblr.com
Upcoming Tour Dates:
07/30 @ The Ottobar in Baltimore, Maryland
08/02 @ Off Festival in Katowice, Poland
09/10 @ Comet Ping Pong in Washington, DC
09/11 @ Metro Gallery in Baltimore, Maryland
09/12 @ Kung Fu Necktie in Philadelphia, PA
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