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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; as far as I can tell, Dino Jr. keep no elements of…   Read Story »
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 Plane," sang with the Muppets, testified against music…   Read Story »
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, director Scott Jacobson gives us actor James Urbaniak playing a…   Read Story »
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 Over Me. They started out the show by playing the album…   Read Story »
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 always gives off an air of vague…   Read Story »
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 life episode to himself for the past couple…   Read Story »
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 been operating at a level way higher than anyone…   Read Story »
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 as they prepare to release their new album I Bet On Sky. Few…   Read Story »
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 summer full of glorious music for him meant a summer full of…   Read Story »
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…   Read Story »