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Quit Your Day Job: The Dodos

On Visiter, San Francisco duo the Dodos wrestle flint-fingered jangles, busybody hardware-nicking drums, and '60s (at times, Animal Collective-lite) melodicism into catchy, insistent folk-pop. Or…
Brandon Stosuy | April 2, 2008 - 11:34 am

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The Dodos – “Mirror Fake”

We last heard from Bay Area indie duo the Dodos when they covered American Football last year. And today, they've shared a new song called…
Tom Breihan | August 14, 2017 - 11:51 am

Stream The Polyvinyl Plays Polyvinyl Comp

Illinois indie rock label Polyvinyl Records is celebrating its 20th anniversary with a neat bit of self-referential reflection. On the 20-track compilation Polyvinyl Plays Polyvinyl,…
Chris DeVille | November 22, 2016 - 10:06 am

The Dodos – “Never Meant” (American Football Cover)

Today, Polyvinyl Records announced that they were putting out a compilation celebrating their 20th anniversary called Polyvinyl Plays Polyvinyl, which, true to its name, features…
James Rettig | September 15, 2016 - 4:16 pm

The Dodos – “Goodbyes And Endings” Video

Permanently giddy San Francisco indie-poppers the Dodos released their Retriever album earlier this year, and they've just dropped the video for the headlong, harmonically rich…
Tom Breihan | April 23, 2015 - 9:36 am

The Dodos – “Retriever”

Last year we heard "Competition," the first single off of Individ, the Dodos' sixth LP. The album won't be out until the end of the…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | January 7, 2015 - 10:49 am

The Dodos – “Competition”

It's only been a little over a year since the Dodos released their last record, but they've already announced a new one called Individ that's…
James Rettig | November 5, 2014 - 10:56 am

The Dodos – “Transformer” Video

The San Francisco-based band the Dodos released their fifth full-length album Carrier back in August, and we saw their video for the single "Confidence" soon…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | November 19, 2013 - 5:12 pm

Watch The Dodos Play “Substance” With Magik Magik Orchestra

If you've already heard "Substance" you know that the Dodos already sound pretty damn triumphant on it, but they've gone a step further in this…
Miles Bowe | October 11, 2013 - 12:35 pm

The Dodos – “Confidence” Video

The Nate Chan directed video for "Confidence," a track off the Dodos' new album, starts out seeming kind of funny. I mean, there's a guy…
Miles Bowe | September 20, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Photos: Musicfest NW 2013

This past weekend Portland held Musicfest NW 2013, which had a pretty sweet line-up. Many of the bands playing have been doing incredible things on…
Miles Bowe | September 9, 2013 - 6:22 pm

The Dodos – “Substance”

The Dodos go full triumph anthem with "Substance" from their upcoming album Carrier. We've already heard "Confidence" from the record and while that one displayed…
Claire Lobenfeld | June 26, 2013 - 11:15 am

The Dodos – “Confidence”

This summer, San Francisco duo Dodos return with a followup to No Color, their fifth LP titled Carrier. The entire set was recorded close to…
Amrit Singh | May 15, 2013 - 11:15 am

Dodos & Neko Case Play Fallon

The Dodos got an assist from Neko Case last night on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, where they performed No Color's "Don't Try And Hide…
Corban Goble | November 30, 2011 - 9:14 am

The Dodos – “So Cold”

Frenchkiss duo the Dodos will have Neko Case on their arm when they do Late Night With Jimmy Fallon a week from today, 11/29. In…
Amrit Singh | November 22, 2011 - 10:31 am

SXSW Thursday: Featuring Austra, Mister Heavenly, Chelsea Wolfe

Here lies our documentation of Thursday in Austin. For more, check our list of 32 Must See Bands this week, and our coverage from Wednesday.
Stereogum | March 18, 2011 - 6:13 pm
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