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33 Musicians Discuss Their Favorite Radiohead Songs

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…
Stereogum | March 10, 2015 - 10:42 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

At Sunday night's VMAs, MTV awarded its Video Of The Year trophy to Miley Cyrus' butt-naked tearsploitation Terry Richardson vision "Wrecking Ball," and Miley brought…
Tom Breihan | August 29, 2014 - 11:04 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

This week's 5 Best Songs cover a pretty big age range, career-wise. We've got the old guard still kicking ass and taking names (in a…
Stereogum | August 1, 2014 - 4:12 pm

More J Mascis stories

Stream New Elliott Smith Covers By Waxahatchee, Jesu/Sun Kil Moon, & More

Everyone loves Elliott Smith, and that includes other musicians. A whole bunch of indie rock heavy-hitters came together to contribute to the new Elliott Smith…
Peter Helman | October 14, 2016 - 9:13 am

J Mascis – “Waltz #2″ (Elliott Smith Cover)

The late Elliott Smith is one of the most universally beloved songwriters in the history of indie rock, and many of his admirers have contributed…
Tom Breihan | October 5, 2016 - 8:55 am

J Mascis, James Taylor, Grouplove, & More Playing Howard Stern’s Tribute To The Beatles’ Revolver

Howard Stern has assembled an all-star cast of musicians to record a tribute to the Beatles landmark album Revolver, which turned 50 years old in…
Peter Helman | October 1, 2016 - 3:23 pm

Hear All The Guitar Solos From Dinosaur Jr.’s New Album

J Mascis is an undeniable guitar legend, and what better way to highlight that fact than a compendium of every guitar solo on Dinosaur Jr.'s…
James Rettig | July 18, 2016 - 12:40 pm

Band Of Horses – “In A Drawer” (Feat. J Mascis)

Band Of Horses have announced 6/10 as the release date for their new album Why Are You OK and shared the second advance single, "In…
Chris DeVille | May 6, 2016 - 1:40 pm

The National Reveal Massive Grateful Dead Tribute Tracklist Feat. The War On Drugs, Jenny Lewis, Flaming Lips, & Many More

The long-gestating Grateful Dead compilation album curated by Aaron and Bryce Dessner of the National will at last be released this May. The comp is…
Michelle Laggan | March 17, 2016 - 9:59 am

Jim James, Antony, Courtney Barnett Confirmed For Massive Grateful Dead Covers Comp

The National have been planning a Grateful Dead tribute album for quite some time, and when we profiled the band last year they elaborated a…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 12, 2016 - 10:22 am

Watch Kurt Vile Play “Pretty Pimpin” On Colbert With J Mascis

All week, Dinosaur Jr. have been playing every night at New York's Bowery Ballroom and welcoming a parade of special guests to the stage. One…
Tom Breihan | December 10, 2015 - 8:47 am

Watch Dinosaur Jr. Cover Neil Young’s “Cortez The Killer” With Kurt Vile

Dinosaur Jr. just kicked off a seven-night run of shows at NYC's Bowery Ballroom in celebration of the 30th anniversary of their debut album, Dinosaur.
Peter Helman | December 4, 2015 - 7:12 pm

J Mascis & Kim Gordon – “Slow Boy”

J Mascis and Kim Gordon are old friends. They used to live near each other in Amherst, Massachusetts, and they've shared stages a few times.
Tom Breihan | June 8, 2015 - 11:10 am

Photos: Burgerama Four

Burger Records held their fourth annual Burgerama festival at the Observatory in Santa Ana this past weekend. The two-day fest featured appearances from bands like…
Caitlin White | March 30, 2015 - 12:22 pm

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 Sarah Silverman, Andy Samberg, Connie Britton, Many More Celebs Sing Sleater-Kinney’s “No Cities To Love”

Sleater-Kinney still haven't made any music videos for No Cities To Love, the triumphant comeback album that finally arrives next week. Maybe they won't! Why…
Tom Breihan | January 15, 2015 - 12:44 pm

Sweet Apple – “Reunion” (Feat. Robert Pollard) Video

Dinosaur Jr.'s J Mascis leads the riff-rock side project Sweet Apple, but the band's namesake is Dave Sweetapple, the Witch member who also plays in…
Tom Breihan | October 30, 2014 - 12:05 pm
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