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One of the more striking songs on Lungfish’s latest is called “Straightaway,” but actually this band is more inclined toward edgy pirouettes and feedback-soaked loops. That’s why the quartet sounds right at home on Dischord, even though it’s the only non-D.C. band ever to have that honor. The ‘fish may hail from Baltimore, but the songs on Pass and Stow evoke the likes of Ignition and, yup, Fugazi. Written on notebook paper, the album’s graphic motif, the lyrics tend toward the oblique as well; they even get to upstage Asa Sargent’s guitar on “One Way All the Time,” a recitation. More to the point, however, is “At Liberty to Say,” which buries A. AstronomoErdman’s vocals at the bottom of some sonic sink. The album is available from Dischord, which still stands—as impervious as its $8 post age-paid CD mail-order price—at 3819 Beecher St. NW, Washington, DC 20007.