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The Dead Science

Seattle-based Dead Science is either a pop band with experimental inclinations or an avant-garde combo disguised with contemporary mannerisms. On its fifth album, Villainaire, the trio offers feverishly fuzzed-out guitar, spastic rhythms, and melodramatic instrumental outbursts. Such jarring elements are…
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Music, Hear This Hear ThisScientific methods, stoner rock, and Scandinavians

Hear ThisScientific methods, stoner rock, and Scandinavians

Seattle art-rock trio the Dead Science draws a lot of comparisons to bleak postpunk melodramatists Xiu Xiu — mainly due to the gripping, affected falsetto wanly delivered by singer-guitarist Sam Mickens. Oh, there's also the fact that Mickens and upright…
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