Monday, October 7 2013
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
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
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
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
With prog-metal meeting West Africa, Meric Long and Logan Kroeber disguise a world of influences in their surprisingly complex sound.
Wednesday, August 28 2013
The most fascinating thing about Carrier is how it finds a confident songwriter flushed with uncertainty.
Tuesday, July 5 2011
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
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 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
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.
Thursday, June 16 2011
New songs rolled out with self-assurance for the benefit of a dedicated audience.
Thursday, June 24 2010
The Manhattan leg of tour brings most of the New Pornographers' new CD Together to life
Monday, June 21 2010
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 made their network television debut on Letterman last Friday, finally getting their friends and family to believe that they're a real, successful band.