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Formed in 1999 in greater West Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA this psychedelic pop outfit?s line-up is based around the enigmatic Taxi (Scott McMicken, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; guitar, vocals, ex-Raccoon), Tables (b. Toby Leaman, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; bass, vocals, ex-Raccoon), Text (b. Zach Miller, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; keyboards, guitar, vocals), Time (b. Juston Stens, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; drums, vocals) and Thanks (b. Frank McElroy, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; guitar, vocals) by the time their fourth album was completed in 2006. Early incarnations had featured Truck (b. Doug ODonnell, 1977, Wilmington, Delaware, USA; guitar) who left prior to the bands first major support tour in 2004 with Kentuckys My Morning Jacket. He decided to concentrate on playing in fellow Philadelphians Doublehorse!, an act that shared Dr. Dogs knack of fusing effortless melodic vision with knowing, sardonic...