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from Somber Summer by The Darph

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    Mint green shells inside an opaque white case, each individually stamped and labeled. Dubbed on a tape duplication machine from a 90s-era studio for that authentic 90s sound. Only 20 copies will ever be produced.

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This track started off as a knockoff of a Washed Out song. It was supposed to be an upbeat, happy song about summer but turned into the depressive episode you're listening to now.


from Somber Summer, released May 6, 2022




The Darph Chicago, Illinois

The Darph is an independent artist working on the outskirts of Chicago. He specializes in 90's inspired guitar tones over a bed of ambient drones and experimental noises.

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