After the dissolution of Age of Electric in 1999, Limblifter released a second album, Bellaclava in 2000. Kurt soon left the band to focus on his work with The New Pornographers, who gained much critical acclaim for their albums Mass Romantic (2000), Electric Version (2003), Twin Cinema (2005), Challengers (2007), and Together (2010). Dahle tours with New Pornographers bandmate Neko Case and played on her acclaimed solo album, The Worse Things Get, the Harder I Fight, the Harder I Fight, the More I Love You.
Dahle has also recorded and/or performed live with Stevie Jackson (Belle and Sebastian), Destroyer, Chris Walla (Death Cab for Cutie), Kathryn Calder, The Evaporators, The Awkward Stage, Bloody Chicletts, Zuckerbaby, The Choir Practice, Nathan, Mother Mother, The Tennessee Twin, Mark Kleiner Power Trio, Fancey and Flash Bastard.
As a record producer he has worked with Bloody Chicletts, The Gay, Pokiok Falls, Chris Kelly, and The Organization Kurt also worked on the self-titled album by The Choir Practice, and Heaven Is for Easy Girls by The Awkward Stage, both released with Mint Records.
In September 2014 Kurt Dahle left The New Pornographers.