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Downtown Battle Mountain - Dance Gavin Dance
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  1. And I Told Them I Invented Times New Roman
  2. It's Safe to Say You Dig the Backseat
  3. Strawberry André
  4. Lemon Meringue Tie
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  1. And I Told Them I Invented Times New Roman
  2. It's Safe to Say You Dig the Backseat
  3. Strawberry André
  4. Lemon Meringue Tie
  5. The Backwards Pumpkin Song
  6. Antlion
  7. Turn Off the Lights I'm Watching Back to the Future
  8. Open Your Eyes and Look North
  9. Surprise! I'm from Cuba, Everyone Has One Brain
  10. 12 Hours, 630 Miles
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Like many bands hoping to survive the burning wreckage of emo-screamo's Hindenburg, Sacramento, CA's Dance Gavin Dance play the "eclectic" card on their 2007 debut album, Downtown Battle Mountain, an album that verges on the loaded tag of "progressive," it's so far removed from those genres' distant roots in good old-fashioned hardcore. In fact, hardcore's minimalist ethos also couldn't be further from Dance Gavin Dance's unapologetic virtuosity and unorthodox song structures, which encompass ever-shifting time signatures, ...

Downtown Battle Mountain 2007, Rise Records

UPC: 854132001127

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