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Our friend Jinners runs On The Moon Music, a management company loaded with great artists, and she’s throwing an unoffical CMJ showcase Thursday night at Death By Audio in Crooklyn. Did I mention free beer? I’ll be getting there early to catch Purse Snatchers, featuring Doug Marvin from Dirty on Purpose and Annie Hart of […]

From the press release: Friday, October 17 — minimum $25 donation@ Bell House, Gowanus, Brooklyn Come out tonight to Bell House in Brooklyn to help raise money for a good cause! Obamarama will be hosted by comedian Eugene Mirman and includes performances by Dirty on Purpose, Anti-Pop Consortium, Takka Takka, Dragons of Zynth and dj […]

Is it almost the weekend already? Damn. If you ask me, the best way to kick it off will be this show: Friday, April 4:11pm DIRTY ON PURPOSE10pm Mahogany9pm Shooting Spires8pm Sisters @ Mercury Lounge217 E Houston StreetNew York, NY Tickets here. And check out and download new Dirty on Purpose music here:

On the eve of their sold-out Valentine’s Day show with Band Of Horses, and as part of what feels like an avalanche of great new music from them, Dirty on Purpose cuts loose yet another slice of dreamy-fuzzy goodness with the new (and free!) single “Hard To Tell You”. Get it from the RCRDLBL player/download […]

Check this crazy jam from Galapagos in Williamsburg early this morning at an end-of-CMJ Party featuring Peter, Bjorn, and Doug Marvin from Dirty on Purpose: Dirty on Purpose – “Mind Blindness” mp3 Peter, Bjorn and John – “Let’s Call It Off (Acoustic)” mp3 PB&J track courtesy of Thepunkguy.

Having seen the amazing Earl Greyhound/Dirty on Purpose/Great Northern show last Thursday at Bowery Ballroom, I totally felt it warranted a review here. Rather than recap the night, I thought this Gmail Chat with our lady-about-town Priscilla White might sum it up just as well: 9:14 PM extrawack!: Hey! I need to post a review […]

Talk about value for your ticket buying dollar… Check this triple bill that Bowery Ballroom has just announced: All three of these bands had critics in a tizzy at SXSW a couple months ago…for thirteen beans you can see them all one show? We’re there. I’m assuming this’ll sell out quickly…Tickets here. Earl Greyhound – […]

I have an admission to make…with over 1300+ bands playing during SXSW, I actually saw Dirty on Purpose two times. I’ve loved their Hallelujah Sirens for months & months, but their live show is something else altogether. I can’t get enough of their fuzzy swirly poppy rock noise all loud and raw in a club. […]