Dots Will Echo

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Dots Will Echo
Origin New Jersey, U.S.
Genres Rock, indie rock, pop, folk
Years active 1991–present
Labels Asthmatic Kitty, High Street, Windham Hill
Associated acts William Ackerman

Dots Will Echo is an indie rock group from Ridgewood, New Jersey. The band consists of vocalist and multi-instrumentalist Nick Berry and drummer Kurt Biroc.[1]


Musician William Ackerman produced and released Dots Will Echo's first official album Dots Will Echo in 1991 on High Street Records.[2] The album sold 10,000 copies.[1]

In 1996, the group independently released their second album Get Your Hands Off My Modem, You Weasel.[3]

In 2001, lead singer Nick Berry appeared on William Ackerman's Grammy nominated album Hearing Voices. He played guitar and lent background vocals for the song "Fear Not Mary" with Ugandan-American musician Samite.[4][5]

On July 24, 2012, Dots Will Echo released a double-length album entitled Drunk Is The New Sober/Stupid Is The New Dumb on the Asthmatic Kitty label.[6]


  • 1991: Dots Will Echo
  • 1996: Get Your Hands Off My Modem, You Weasel
  • 2000: "Black Folks, White Folks" (single)
  • 2012: Drunk Is the New Sober/Stupid Is the New Dumb


  • 1992: "The Good Little Children", from Legacy II: A Collection of Singer–Songwriters
  • 1999: '"Help! Gerard Cosloy Is Chasing Me With an Axe!", from Music for Listening To[7]
  • 2008: "Tell Me Today", from A Few Uneven Rhymes – A Tribute to Winter Hours[7]


  1. ^ a b "Dots Will Echo | Glen Rock, NJ | Rock / Indie | Music, Lyrics, Songs, and Videos". ReverbNation. 1997-01-18. Retrieved 2011-07-26. 
  2. ^ "Dots Will Echo - Dots Will Echo (CD, Album) at Discogs". Retrieved 2011-07-26. 
  3. ^ SWiSH v2.0. "dotswillecho version2". Retrieved 2011-07-26. 
  4. ^ "'Fear Not Mary' by Will Ackerman - AOL Music". 2001-10-09. Retrieved 2011-07-26. 
  5. ^ "Will Ackerman - Hearing Voices CD Album". Retrieved 2011-07-26. 
  6. ^ "Dots Will Echo » Drunk Is The New Sober / Stupid Is The New Dumb". Asthmatic Kitty Records. Archived from the original on 2012-10-09. Retrieved 2013-01-15. 
  7. ^ a b "Dots Will Echo Discography at Discogs". Retrieved 2011–07–26.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)

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