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Monday, October 7 2013

"Nothing Recalibrates Your Brain Like Life": An Interview with the Dodos

A new album freshly minted and already back at work on more material, Meric Long of the Dodos simply can't rest on his laurels. Instead, he sits down with PopMatters to break down his entire process, illuminating why his band is at the forefront of creative indie music.


Thursday, August 1 2013

Listening Ahead: Upcoming Releases for August 2013

Here's a sneak peek at some of August's most anticipated new releases, including the latest from No Age, Ty Segall, and Superchunk.


Thursday, March 17 2011

Going Off: An Interview with the Dodos

The Dodos' Meric Long espouses on guitar holes, "super shy" singing, getting Neko Case to sing on half of his band's new album, and how he just wants the Dodo shows to "go off" ...


Tuesday, January 20 2009

Part 1: AmpLive to Damien Jurado

From AmpLive to Damien Jurado, PopMatters offers up the first batch of Slipped Discs, 40 great albums that didn't quite make our year-end list in 2008, but our writers thought belonged there.


Wednesday, August 6 2008

Flight of the Dodos: An Interview with the Dodos

With prog-metal meeting West Africa, Meric Long and Logan Kroeber disguise a world of influences in their surprisingly complex sound.


Reviews

Wednesday, August 28 2013

The Dodos: Carrier

The most fascinating thing about Carrier is how it finds a confident songwriter flushed with uncertainty.


Tuesday, July 5 2011

The Dodos: 6 June 2011 - Metro, Chicago

California psych-folk rocker duo the Dodos performed a unique powerhouse sound of polyrhythmic drumming, intricate picking and delightful harmonies reminiscent of '90s indie folk rock at the Metro in Chicago.


Sunday, November 1 2009

The Dodos: 13 October 2009 - New York

Touring after the release of their latest album, Time to Die, the Dodos revert to a more raw and experimental sound


Wednesday, September 16 2009

The Dodos: Time to Die

The Dodos aim to take it to the next level on Time to Die, but in doing so, they have lost sight of what made them so exciting in the first place.


Tuesday, March 18 2008

The Dodos: Visiter

Lazily lumped in with the freak-folk scene, the Dodos really aren’t all that freakish. They easily sit alongside OC alumni as music that Natalie Portman probably just adores.


Blogs

Thursday, June 16 2011

The Dodos: 9 June 2011 - New York

New songs rolled out with self-assurance for the benefit of a dedicated audience.


Thursday, June 24 2010

The New Pornographers Bring the Dodos and the Duchess and the Duke to Terminal 5

The Manhattan leg of tour brings most of the New Pornographers' new CD Together to life


Tuesday, June 22 2010

The New Pornographers + The Dodos: 19 June 2010 - New York

If you get the chance to check out this legendary group known as the New Pornographers, by all means, check them out.


Monday, January 11 2010

The Dodos - "Fables" (Live on Letterman) (video)

The Dodos made their network television debut on Letterman last Friday, finally getting their friends and family to believe that they're a real, successful band.


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