1981: Paul Godwin (USA) and Miguel Noya (Venezuela) meet while students at Boston’s Berklee College of Music. The two find a common language in art rock and early electronic and punk bands. They form an electro-punk band, Dog 46. Few recordings from this period.
1985: Godwin and Noya reunite to create soundtrack for independent vampire film by Daniel Doura (Argentina) “It is in the Blood.” Micro Vard contributes bass guitar.
1988: Dogon is formed in Venezuela to perform for Amnesty Int’l Tour and other concerts. The band records cassette, “Dogon” including songs and instrumentals with lyrics and video by Amee Evans. The band appears at the first “Caracas Electronic Music Festival”
1996: Dogon reunites in San Francisco recording first CD, “Notdunjusta” for on NEWdOG Records. The release is written up in Billboard, Keyboard, Alternative Press and the band is called “The Best of Progressive Ambient” by WIRED Magazine.
“Netloops” Dogon performs the first remotely performed international electronic music concert in real time connecting Caracas and San Francisco.
1997: NEWdOG secures distribution through World Domination Recordings/WEA and appears in stores throughout North America. The band records “The Sirius Expeditions.”
1998: The band is featured on nationally syndicated radio shows “Music from the Hearts of Space” and “Echoes.” Further concerts in Venezuela.
The band also created “Cycle” - solar powered live performances of electronic music at the Grand Canyon, Sedona, Death Valley, Tucson. Also on this journey Dogon records with ambient musician Steve Roach at his desert studio.
1999: "Notdunjusta" is remixed and repackaged for World Domination as "Redunjusta" including remixes by various artists. Band tours West Coast of US/Canada on The Ambient Brunch Tour with Jhno, Spool, Banco de Gaia, DJ Cheb I Sabbah, Bossa Cuca Nova.
2000: Dogon appears at SFMOMA creating original improvisation for Sol LeWitt exhibition with lineup including Kai Eckhardt (bass), Zoe Keating (cello), Guy Gershoni (drums), Jhno (decks).
2010: “Dogon multimedia performance” on a celebration reunion concert at “Centro Cultural Chacao”. Caracas, Venezuela.
2013: Band reunites at Talking Tree Ranch, Placerville, CA and records double CD (digital release only vol. 1) “Smellucinations Vol. 1 & 2”
2014: Dogon creates concept album “All My Relations (at peace)” recorded at Talking Tree Ranch, Placerville, CA.
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