Dinosaur Jr.

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Gotcha Covered

Gotcha Covered: The Cure

More than maybe 95% of the bands I tend to talk about, the Cure are one of those groups I have to actually stop and…
Nate Patrin | September 13, 2018 - 3:46 pm

Ultimate Playlist

30 Essential Grunge Songs

You can choose all sorts of genesis points when you look back at a moment as era-defining and yet difficult to clarify as grunge. One…
Ryan Leas | August 1, 2018 - 2:36 pm

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Dinosaur Jr. Give A Glimpse Of What Yer Not

It's probably pure apostasy, but there are those of us who believe that the current version of Dinosaur Jr. is the best version of Dinosaur…
Tom Breihan | August 2, 2016 - 12:15 pm

More Dinosaur Jr. stories

J Mascis – “Web So Dense”

J Mascis will always have a place in underground rock Valhalla because of all his decades playing blazingly triumphant, evocatively fuzzed-out classic-rock reveries with Dinosaur…
Tom Breihan | October 16, 2018 - 10:14 am

J Mascis – “Everything She Said”

Dinosaur Jr.'s J Mascis is releasing a new solo album in a couple months, his first project alone since 2014's Tied To A Star. It's…
James Rettig | September 18, 2018 - 10:31 am

J Mascis – “See You At The Movies”

When he's not making gloriously wistful noise at the front of Dinosaur Jr., the permanently dazed underground-rock guitar hero J Mascis has lately been recording…
Tom Breihan | August 21, 2018 - 10:19 am

Dinosaur Jr. – “Hold Unknown”

Ever since reforming back in the mid-'00s, Dinosaur Jr. have provided one of the great counter-examples to an all-too-common rock history truth. Reunions, generally speaking,…
Ryan Leas | February 28, 2018 - 3:41 pm

Dinosaur Jr., Built To Spill, Mighty Mighty Bosstones, & More To Play Full Albums At Riot Fest

As if getting Jawbreaker to reunite for the first time in 21 years wasn't enough, Riot Fest Chicago has announced that 10 artists will play…
James Rettig | April 20, 2017 - 1:30 pm

Watch Dinosaur Jr. Blast Through “Goin Down” On Conan

J Mascis is getting awfully comfortable on late-night TV. The night before last, Mascis competed against two full-time stand-up comics on @Midnight, Comedy Central's late…
Tom Breihan | December 7, 2016 - 8:44 am

Watch J Mascis Win On @Midnight

J Mascis, the taciturn guitar hero at the center of Dinosaur Jr., is notoriously one of the worst interviews in indie rock. It's a herculean…
Tom Breihan | December 6, 2016 - 8:51 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

Dinosaur Jr. – “Goin Down” Video

Dinosaur Jr.'s video for "Tiny," the first single from their very good new album Give A Glimpse Of What Yer Not concerned the adventures of…
Tom Breihan | August 11, 2016 - 10:31 am

Watch Dinosaur Jr.’s J Mascis Shred With Pearl Jam In Boston

Pearl Jam played two shows at Boston's Fenway Park over the weekend, and they were joined by Dinosaur Jr.'s J Mascis during last night's performance.
Gabriela Tully Claymore | August 8, 2016 - 1:06 pm

Dinosaur Jr. – “Goin Down”

Next month, bleary-eyed, feedback-bombing American underground rock godfathers Dinosaur Jr. will release their new album Give A Glimpse Of What Yer Not, and it's exactly…
Tom Breihan | July 26, 2016 - 10:06 am

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