Dot who??

Dot Gov is an alt-jam rock band from Philadelphia, PA that was born deep within the cinder blocks of Temple University's Boyer College of Music in 2015. Comprised of Dave D’Arville (guitar/vocals), Gabe Miller (violin/vocals), Scott Edmunds (keys), Andrew Malonis (drums), and Jack Synoski (bass), members of have performed everywhere from crusty dive bars to world renowned venues like Lincoln Center and The Kimmel Center through Temple’s esteemed music department. Dot Gov aspires to create a sound that is comfortably unique, historically fun, and shockingly thorough. Dot Gov invites audiences to share in a brain-crafted, booty-approved performance at every show.

Ugliest Patch in the Quilt, Dot Gov’s debut EP, now streaming everywhere!


EP RElease Tour


EP Release Show @ Bourbon and Branch w/ The Pool Boys & Retrocurlz

Philadelphia, PA

8pm doors, 8:30 show / $10 / 21+


Dot Gov @ Rockwood Music Hall

New York City, NY

12 am / no cover! / 21+


Dot Gov @ Theodore’s BBQ (Open Mic Feature)

Springfield, MA

10pm / no cover!


Dot Gov @ Stage West / opening for Black Tie Stereo

Scranton, PA

More info TBA!


Dot Gov @ Dusk (Open Mic Night Feature)

Providence, RI

more info TBA!



Ugliest Patch in the Quilt out Now!


We’re thrilled to release our first-ever EP, Ugliest Patch in the Quilt! Now available in all the usual places.

Come party with us tonight @ Bourbon & Branch!

stream UPITC now @

Dot Gov in The studio!


The Fostex B-16 in action!

The Fostex B-16 in action!

Last week we began recording our first EP with the help of our good friend, Matt Potako. Matt did a heck of a job and we’re excited to get everything mixed in the coming weeks. … stay tuned!

Bootlegs Released!


Check out a collection of live bootlegs from recent shows, now available for free at:

Booking Agent: Nick Spinetti

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