This is a popular scale that is commonly used in rock music and works well over minor, minor 7th, and power chords. The Dorian mode is equivalent to the natural minor scale (or the Aeolian mode) but with the sixth degree raised a semi-tone.
Examples of the Dorian mode include:
Noteable songs in Dorian: Eleanor Rigby" by The Beatles. and "Light My Fire" by The Doors
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