J Mascis

Sweet Apple – “Let’s Take The Same Plane” Video (Feat. Mike Watt)

J Mascis' band Sweet Apple bring together a lot of alt-rock vets on their new album The Golden Age Of Glitter, as evidenced on the…
Miles Bowe | June 10, 2014 - 11:45 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
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J Mascis’ Tied To A Star Out This Summer

J Mascis is sitting in with the 8G Band on Late Night With Seth Meyers all this week, and it turns out that arrangement is…
Chris DeVille | May 21, 2014 - 12:53 pm
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Watch J Mascis Sit In With Late Night’s 8G Band

One of the perks of a Late Night band comprising Fred Armisen and an array of indie rock veterans has been the parade of musical…
Chris DeVille | May 20, 2014 - 10:43 am

Fucked Up – “Led By Hand” (Feat. J Mascis)

We've already heard one track from Fucked Up's forthcoming Glass Boys, and the Canadian epic-hardcore band just dropped another. "Led By Hand" kind of combines…
Michael Nelson | April 29, 2014 - 10:36 am
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Strand Of Oaks – “Goshen ’97 (Feat. J Mascis) Video

Timothy Showalter has been releasing haunted, personal folk-rock as Strand Of Oaks for years, and now he's ready to move up in the world with…
Tom Breihan | April 15, 2014 - 12:10 pm

Watch Video From Nirvana & Friends’ Secret Show At Saint Vitus Last Night

Last night, the surviving members of Nirvana made a surprising and awesome decision. On their way into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame, those…
Tom Breihan | April 11, 2014 - 8:55 am
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Sweet Apple – “Wish You Could Stay (A Little Longer)” (Feat. Mark Lanegan) Video + Stream The Golden Age Of Glitter

J Mascis' band Sweet Apple is kind of a supergroup with two members of Cobra Verde, one from Witch, and on the recent single "Wish…
Miles Bowe | April 7, 2014 - 11:44 am

Strand Of Oaks – “Goshen ’97” (Feat. J Mascis)

Timothy Showalter has spent the past five or six years traveling this earth playing deeply affecting, unmistakably personal folk-rock under the name Strand Of Oaks.
Chris DeVille | April 2, 2014 - 10:33 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
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J Mascis & Sharon Van Etten – “Prisoners” Video

J Mascis and Sharon Van Etten put a cover out of John Denver's "Prisoner" this year, and it now comes with this excellent Funny Or…
Miles Bowe | October 8, 2013 - 12:49 pm

Stereogum Monthly Mix: July 2013

I don't want to bum anybody out, but summer's almost over. With an emphasis on almost, meaning anything can still happen (aside from reclaiming that…
Amrit Singh | July 31, 2013 - 11:32 am
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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
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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
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Watch Mudhoney Perform Live Atop Seattle’s Space Needle

As part of the Silver Jubliee Festival Seattle radio station KEXP has teamed up with Sub Pop to celebrate the label's 25th anniversary in a…
Miles Bowe | July 11, 2013 - 5:27 pm

Watch Fred Armisen’s SNL Farewell With Carrie Brownstein, Kim Gordon, J Mascis, Aimee Mann

It seems Fred Armisen is leaving Saturday Night Live. In addition to two epic Kanye West performances, last night's episode featured a super-group of indie…
Liz Pelly | May 19, 2013 - 11:55 am
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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

Watch Dirty Projectors And J Mascis On Portlandia

Here's a sneak peek of this Friday's episode of Portlandia. J Mascis and members of Dirty Projectors perform with a character played by Carrie Brownstein…
Claire Lobenfeld | January 23, 2013 - 2:08 pm
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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
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