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DOTGOV is an alt-jam rock band from Philadelphia, PA that was born in 2015 deep within the cinder blocks of Temple University's Boyer College of Music. 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. With musical influences like The Talking Heads, James Brown, Beck, and Paul Simon, DOTGOV aspires to create a sound that is comfortably unique, historically fun, and shockingly thorough. invites audiences to share in a brain-crafted, booty-approved performance at every show, bringing people back for a one-of-a-kind experience. 

DOTGOV’s debut EP is set to be released in June 2019!



May 11th, 2019

Humbalaya // DOTGOV // Chumpus Khan // Samir Moussa

The Void (house venue) College Park, MD

7:30pm / $5 / 18+

May 19th, 2019

DOTGOV @ Fine Arts Fiesta

Wilkes Barre, PA

4:00pm / no cover!

June 14th, 2019

DOTGOV EP Release Show w/ The Pool Boys & Retrocurlz

Bourbon & Branch, Philadelphia, PA

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




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: - the website           

12/20/16: has gone digital! Welcome to the home of all things ''; check out tour dates, stay up to date with everyone in the band, or just send us an email. 

Dave & Pete jubilantly show off's new website.

Dave & Pete jubilantly show off's new website.

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