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Someone involved in 2 Chainz' video for the Drake/Quavo collab "Bigger Than You" really glued an Angry Amish Roadkill beard onto a small child's face…
Tom Breihan | September 21, 2018 - 4:56 pm

Quit Your Day Job

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 – “Center of”

The Dodos' new "midlife crisis record" Certainty Waves comes out this Friday on Polyvinyl. We've already heard "Forum" and "SW3," both of which generated excellent…
Gil Green | October 9, 2018 - 12:06 pm

The Dodos – “SW3″ Video

Certainty Waves, the upcoming Dodos album, has already given us one really cool single, "Forum." And now, with the release of "SW3" today, it's also…
Chris DeVille | September 19, 2018 - 4:17 pm

The Dodos – “Forum”

It’s been three years since the Dodos' last studio album Individ. And in that interim we've only heard two loosies: last year’s "Mirror Fake" off…
Gil Green | August 7, 2018 - 10:11 am

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
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