Artist picture of Dispatch

Dispatch

9 627 fans

Listen to all of Dispatch's tracks on Deezer

Artist's Top Tracks

Only the Wild Ones Dispatch 04:13
The General Dispatch 04:06
Two Coins Dispatch 03:06
Bang Bang Dispatch 04:27
Flying Horses Dispatch 05:23
Out Loud (Live) Dispatch 03:32
Rice Water Dispatch 04:35
Hey, Hey Dispatch 04:36
Painted Yellow Lines Dispatch 05:20
Bang Bang Dispatch 09:39

Latest release

New releases from Dispatch on Deezer

Popular albums

Most popular albums from Dispatch

Similar artists

Find artists similar to Dispatch

Playlists

Playlists & music by Dispatch

Featured in

Listen to Dispatch on Deezer

For every mood

Biography

After forming in Middlebury, Vermont in the late 1990s, indie band Dispatch moved to Boston following their graduation from college. The band were skilled manipulators of social media and steadily expanded their following using peer to peer file sharing platforms such as Napster and Limewire.

The band members are multi-instrumentalists and their live shows often involve the three core members swapping between instruments. During their early years the band were primarily an acoustic act but by the time they released 'Who Are We Living For?', which was to be the final album prior to their break-up, Dispatch had developed into an electric band. The split came about due to tensions developing within the group and they scheduled a free farewell show in Boston. An audience of 10,000 fans was expected to show up for the gig but according to the band's website fans flocked to the gig from all over the world and they estimate the turnout was in excess of 160,000. The band released a documentary of the build up to the gig titled' The Last Dispatch' in which they claim to be "the band that redefined independent music history". The band have since reformed and performed a number of high profile charity concerts in aid of relief projects in Zimbabwe.