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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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Dinosaur Jr. – “Pierce The Morning Rain” Video (Feat. Henry Rollins)

Dinosaur Jr. don't show up in their video for "Pierce The Morning Rain," a bleary jam from their 2012 album I Bet On Sky. Instead,…
Tom Breihan | January 17, 2013 - 11:00 am

Watch Dinosaur Jr. Perform With Johnny Marr, Frank Black, Kim Gordon, Lee Ranaldo, Tommy Stinson, & More In NYC

On Saturday night, Dinosaur Jr. played a big show at New York's Terminal 5 to celebrate the 25th anniversary of their album You're Living All
Tom Breihan | December 3, 2012 - 12:01 pm

Hear J Mascis On Marc Maron’s WTF

Dinosaur Jr. guitar-mauler J Mascis is, infamously, probably the single worst interview in all of high-profile indie rock; he’s diffident, taciturn, and quiet, and he…
Tom Breihan | November 26, 2012 - 2:32 pm

Let’s All Imagine A World Where J Mascis Joined Nirvana

Shaggy Dinosaur Jr. guitar wizard J Mascis is a notoriously flaky and reticent interview subject, so maybe that explains why he's kept a deeply fascinating…
Tom Breihan | October 4, 2012 - 11:59 am

Stream Dinosaur Jr. I Bet On Sky

Right now, Dinosaur Jr. are enjoying one of the greatest second acts in the history of American indie rock. Ever since reforming in 2005, they’ve…
Tom Breihan | September 10, 2012 - 3:18 pm

Dinosaur Jr., Electric Flower Group @ Belly Up, Solana Beach 9/6/12

After an ear splitting performance at the FYF Festival, Dinosaur Jr. headed down south to the Belly Up in Solana Beach for a full set…
Andrew Youssef | September 7, 2012 - 4:31 pm

Report & Photos From FYF Fest 2012

Ever since I was old enough to complain, my dad took great pleasure in the act of dragging my always-resistant ass to music festivals. A…
Aaron Lariviere | September 4, 2012 - 4:52 pm

Dinosaur Jr. – “Watch The Corners” Video (Feat. Tim Heidecker)

Dinosaur Jr. go the Funny Or Die route for their new video for "Watch The Corners." The band themselves only show up in digitally blurred…
Tom Breihan | August 21, 2012 - 11:07 am

Watch J Mascis Interviewed By Portlandia’s Feminist Bookstore Lady

J Mascis is god, but he's also a notoriously difficult interview; he's known for being reticent and awkward and prickly. But maybe that's just the…
Michael Nelson | August 7, 2012 - 12:34 pm

Dinosaur Jr. Albums From Worst To Best

Of all the bands closely associated with The Year Punk Broke, Dinosaur Jr. is simultaneously amongst the most enduring and enigmatic. Singer, principal…
Timothy Bracy And Elizabeth Bracy | August 3, 2012 - 12:43 pm

Dinosaur Jr. – “Watch The Corners”

Today, Dinosaur Jr. came through with the first single for the forthcoming I Bet On Sky, signifying the group's third new release since 2007. The…
Corban Goble | June 29, 2012 - 11:53 am

Dinosaur Jr. I Bet On Sky Details

Ever since reforming the original lineup back in 2005, Dinosaur Jr. have proven to be a huge exception to the rule that reunited bands can't…
Tom Breihan | June 13, 2012 - 10:56 am

Stream The Electronic Anthology Project of Dinosaur Jr. (Stereogum Exclusive)

A couple years ago, Built To Spill bassist Brett Nelson launched the Electronic Anthology Project, a passion project that reimagined Built To Spill's songs through…
Corban Goble | April 16, 2012 - 10:24 am

Heavy Blanket – “Dr. Marten’s Blues”

When he's not leading Dinosaur Jr., legendary indie-rock axe-wrecker J Mascis likes to keep himself busy with extracurricular projects. His latest is the instrumental power-trio…
Tom Breihan | March 27, 2012 - 3:31 pm

J. Mascis Gets A Bobblehead

Nerd culture collides again for Aggronautix’s new bobblehead, facsimile of J. Mascis. There is some precedent for this. But they’re thinking big this time.
Corban Goble | January 20, 2012 - 1:45 pm

Dinosaur Jr., Pierced Arrows @ The Music Box, Hollywood 12/14/11

If you happen to own a Fender Jazzmaster and a Big Muff distortion pedal, odds are Dinosaur Jr. rank high in your music collection. Touring…
Andrew Youssef | December 16, 2011 - 12:38 pm

J Mascis – “I’ve Been Thinking”

Earlier this year, Dinosaur Jr. main man J Mascis released Several Shades Of Why, a solo album full of gorgeously weary acoustic shreddage. "I've Bee…
Tom Breihan | November 14, 2011 - 2:51 pm

Our Band Could Be Your Life Tribute @ Bowery Ballroom, NYC 5/22/11

It's ten years since Michael Azerrad first published his defining DIY '80s scene portrait Our Band Could Be Your Life, which covered an independent music…
Amrit Singh | May 23, 2011 - 10:01 am

80 Other Bands With Official Sneakers

Last week the Animal Collective bros released an official mixtape for their new … sneakers. That is a thing now. Gotta keep fans on their…
Scott Lapatine | April 6, 2011 - 12:31 pm