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From star-studded guest lists to an audible influence on several generations of bands, Radiohead’s fan base has always included quite a few of their fellow rock stars. We polled dozens of notable musicians about their favorite Radiohead songs, and this is how they responded. More »

Remember last month when we made a hand-wringing post about the death of the MP3 and thereby the end of the downloadable Monthly Mix? Well, fuck it — ZIP FILE BACK. Thank you for your comments and opinions! This is blog-in-action. But, we know some of you enjoyed the ease and increased songchoice represented by… More »

I haven’t been charting it or anything, but I’ve been writing these lists for the better part of a year now, and despite a few slow weeks, they seem to get better all the time. So here’s something to chew on: We could be living through a new golden era of the music video, eve… More »

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Lou Barlow – “Moving”

Since this year marked the 20th anniversary of Larry Clark's infamous 1995 film Kids, Lou Barlow has been in the spotlight recently discussing his role
Caitlin White | August 5, 2015 - 11:20 am

Watch J Mascis Cover Mazzy Star’s “Fade Into You” On Late Night

Back in 2013, Dinosaur Jr. frontman J Mascis released a solo cover of Mazzy Star's 1993 soft-focus torch-song classic "Fade Into You"; it was a…
Tom Breihan | February 5, 2015 - 9:41 am

Watch A Cute 10-Year-Old Punk Interview J Mascis

Among rock critics, Dinosaur Jr. frontman J Mascis is notorious for being one of the worst interviews of all time, mostly for his Greg Popovich-like…
Tom Breihan | October 3, 2014 - 11:25 am

Stream J Mascis Tied To A Star

The great Dinosaur Jr. frontman J Mascis is famous for blazing, melodic, eardrum-rupturing, feedback-drenched solos, but his dazed, muttering, tired-of-the-world voice is just as essential…
Tom Breihan | August 18, 2014 - 10:15 am

J Mascis – “Wide Awake” (Feat. Cat Power)

Dinosaur Jr. frontman J Mascis casually announced his new album Tied To A Star on Late Night With Seth Meyers a few months back and…
James Rettig | July 29, 2014 - 7:57 pm

Photos: 4Knots Festival 2014 Feat. Mac DeMarco’s Tattooed Pig Fetus

This past weekend, 4Knots Festival 2014 took place in its usual location at the South Street Seaport in NYC. It's a great festival for a…
Miles Bowe | July 14, 2014 - 11:58 am

J Mascis – “Every Morning”

More than three years ago, Dinosaur Jr. frontman J Mascis released the casually great mostly-acoustic solo album Several Shades Of Why, an album you should…
Tom Breihan | June 10, 2014 - 10:20 am

Listen To Lou Barlow On Marc Maron’s WTF

Last year, Marc Maron was brave enough to interview the eternally reticent J Mascis on his peerless WTF podcast. Today, Maron's got an episode u…
Tom Breihan | December 2, 2013 - 10:57 am

Watch Fred Armisen & J Mascis Cover TLC’s “Waterfalls” In Boston

Portlandia's Fred Armisen has played shows alongside a wide range of talent and we have seen him perform TLC's "Waterfalls" in the past. Last Friday…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | November 19, 2013 - 3:54 pm

Dinosaur Jr. Get Their Own Mishka Collection

Around these parts, the New York streetwear company Mishka is mostly known for releasing really good rap mixtapes. But Dinosaur Jr. frontman J Mascis, not…
Tom Breihan | October 15, 2013 - 12:51 pm

Watch J Mascis Sit In With The Roots On Fallon

A pair of prolific lifechampions joined forces last night, when J and Questo and the rest of the Roots jammed on a series of bumpers,…
Amrit Singh | July 30, 2013 - 10:49 am

J Mascis – “Fade Into You” (Mazzy Star Cover)

Dinosaur Jr. frontman and eternal guitar hero J Mascis now has his very own shoe, a collaboration with the L.A. company Keep. It's purple, with…
Tom Breihan | July 15, 2013 - 11:31 am

Dinosaur Jr. – “The Only Other Way”

Dinosaur Jr. recently teamed up with Skullcandy to release a special pair of headphones packaged with a 7-inch single. Now the headphones company is streaming…
Miles Bowe | July 11, 2013 - 2:33 pm

Stereogum’s Cruel Summer 2013 Mix

This week, for the 237th time, our country tis of thee will celebrate its Miss Independence. Which means that this week, for the fourth time,…
Amrit Singh | July 3, 2013 - 2:09 pm

Governors Ball 2013 In Words And Photos

In 1994, when there were no Vines or Instagrams or Twitter feeds or blog updates to at least slightly numb one's FOMO, I watched MTV'…
Claire Lobenfeld | June 10, 2013 - 1:42 pm

Coachella 2013 Weekend 2: Sunday’s 5 Best Things

The common refrain about Coachella dictates: "It's not about the music, man, it's about the festival experience." With the dance/sex tents in full swing, doze…
Aaron Lariviere | April 22, 2013 - 2:45 pm

Dinosaur Jr. – “Entertainment” (Phoenix Cover)

It's tough to say why Phoenix are selling Dinosaur Jr.'s cover of their new song "Entertainment" as a remix rather than a straight-up cover; a…
Tom Breihan | March 19, 2013 - 10:27 am

J Mascis & Sharon Van Etten – “Prisoners” (John Denver Cover)

The perma-square '70s folkie John Denver might seem like an odd choice to get the tribute-album treatment. But the man wrote "Leaving On A Jet…
Tom Breihan | March 7, 2013 - 9:26 am
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