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The Philadelphia sextet can really grove live.

Five thoughts: Dr. Dog (House of Blues, February 21)

February 25th, 2015

The Philadelphia sextet can really grove live.

  • "I did feel a little bleak, after the band had dissolved and we were done with the major-label deal. I was just kind of standing ...

  • Can a show's success be judged by its moshpit?

  • The group features a number of music teachers and professional musicians from around town.

  • The album was originally meant to be released as a free mixtape.

  • Rayner brings emotion to new music, and new energy to the scene.

  • This is the work of a band perfecting its bewitching abrasiveness.

  • Talking the band's upcoming box-set release, their tour's eclectic bill and more.

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  • Has the band scaled back its elephantine sound as a means of moving forward? Of course not.

  • The musician talks the Sco-Mule tour, his time with the Allman Brothers and more.

  • Manson seemed to ignore the holiday, for the most part.

  • Few bands evoke their home city better.

  • Is Dr. Dog better than ever? Leaman thinks so.

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