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Dinosaur Jr. announce two Los Angeles dates at Teragram Ballroom in support of new album

Dinosaur Jr. have announced a massive world tour with two Los Angeles dates at the Teragram Ballroom. The band is touring in support of their 11th studio album, Give a Glimpse Of What Yer Not. The album proceeds Dino’s 2012 release, I Bet on Sky and is set for release on August 5 through Jagjaguwar. […]

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Dinosaur Jr. blends guitar shredding, beautiful melodies in memorable FYF Fest set

I had been hoping to see noise rockers Dinosaur Jr. for quite some time. Saturday’s performance at FYF Fest had me kicking myself for not crossing it off the list sooner, as the wizard-looking J Mascis led the charge in a high-energy set. Mascis’ vocals are hard to pinpoint. They’re somewhere in between a grittier Jeff […]

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J Mascis performs stunning acoustic set at Constellation Room

On Monday, J Mascis performed a very intimate show at the Constellation Room at The Observatory in Santa Ana. The crowd filled the room and waited as the iconic frontman/guitarist of 90s grunge era band, Dinosaur Jr. took to stage.  He slowly climbed the steps to the stage, walked over to his stool and acoustic guitar. He took his […]

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Burgerama 2015 lineup announced: Weezer, Ty Segall, The Black Lips & more!

Get excited party people, Burger Records has announced their Burgerama 4 lineup and it’s looking like their best one yet. Taking place, March 28 – 29, 2014 at The Observatory in Santa Ana, this year lineup features: Weezer, Ty Segall, The Black Lips, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, Ariel Punk, Gang of Four, Witch, FIDLAR, Roky Erickson, J […]

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Win Tickets to J Mascis’ SOLD OUT show at the Echo

Dinosaur Jr. and Heavy Blanket front man, J Mascis will be headlining a sold out show at the Echo this upcoming Friday, November 14th! Mascis has been touring in support of his sixth solo album, Tied to a Star featuring collaborations with Cat Power, Mark Mulcahy, Black Heart Procession’s Pall Jenkins, and Ken Maiuri from Young@Heart […]

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J Mascis announces show at Echo, shares new song “Every Morning”

J Mascis has announced a headlining solo date at the Echo on Friday Nov. 14! As the frontman of Dinosaur Jr. and member of Heavy Blanket, Mascis has announced plans to release his new album, Tied to a Star on Aug. 26 via Sub Pop Records. The follow-up to 2011’s Several Shades of Why, the […]

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Photos: Heavy Blanket with Obliterations at the Satellite

Last night at the Satellite, J. Mascis’ new band Heavy Blanket put on a pretty interesting show at the intimate Silver Lake venue. Know as the heavy guitar thrasher and front-man of the very loud Dinosaur Jr., Mascis’ new gig with Heavy Blanket is quite different. The tunes are all instrumental, no lyrics. Heavy Blanket […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to Dead Meadow with Sweet Apple Featuring J. Mascis at the Satellite

CONTEST CLOSED Uh, I don’t mean to rip the documentary, but shit, “it might get loud.” Los Angeles psyche rockers, Dead Meadow, are bringing their fuzzy riffs and reverb to the Satellite on January 15, 2011. Playing with Dinosaur Jr’s, J. Mascis’ new band, Sweet Apple. While Mascis is know for being unbelievably loud on […]

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