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Sounds Like: Steely Dan, Violent Femmes, Silver Jews, Chicago, PIXIES
Bio: Formed in the wilds of the NYC open mic scene, Downward Dogs bring acoustic punk up from the curbsides of New York City with an aggressive swing; we heard rock and roll needed more horn sections, so we obliged. Picture Pixies and Steely Dan rumbling in a Burger King parking lot, brass and drone b...See Full Bio
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“This unlikely Brooklyn quintet offers a completely timeless and unique music. Sax and trumpet accompany vocals which harken back as much to the Violent Femmes as to the early sound of Dexy's Midnight Runners without leaving out the elegance of the Lounge Lizards. This 5 song album exudes a quirky class, making one want to dance elegantly at a club in Brooklyn to the sounds of brass which can't help but bring to mind the best of The Pogues or The Waterboys. To be continued... [translation from French]”