CD Review: Dum Dum Girls

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Dum Dum Girls
Only in Dreams
Sub Pop
by David Chiu

Dum Dum Girls second full-length album, Only in Dreams, could potentially be the female quartet’s breakthrough. It’s a brilliant follow-up to I Will Be–its seems more accessible-sounding than the previous one–but still retains the group’s signature sound: a combination of the ’60s girl group sounds, Phil Spector’s Wall of Sound production, garage rock and punk, and lyrics of romantic yearning. Continue reading “CD Review: Dum Dum Girls”