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Indie Rock Band Brazen Youth Dares To Be Perfect

Indie Rock Band Brazen Youth Dares To Be Perfect

Editor's note: Press Play is a column exploring the underground musicians of Connecticut. If you have new music to share, send it to mhamad@courant.com.

Artists: Never compromise. Just don't.

"The Ever Dying Bristlecone Man," the second album by the New London group Brazen Youth, took two years to finish. Every sound falls exactly where and how its creators — Nicholas Lussier and Charles Dahlke, both 18 — wanted.

"There's not one restriction in the studio," Dahlke says. "That's...

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