J. Robbins

Far’s Jonah Matranga & Jawbox’s J. Robbins Have A New Band Together; Hear Their First Song

Two of the great frontmen of '90s post-hardcore have come together to start something new. Jonah Matranga used to lead bands like Far, onelinedrawing, and…
Tom Breihan | May 23, 2017 - 12:55 pm

J. Robbins – “Anodyne” & “Abandoned Mansions”

J. Robbins is a DC punk legend, a former frontman of the great post-hardcore bands Jawbox and Burning Airlines. These days, he's a family man,…
Tom Breihan | May 2, 2016 - 12:13 pm

Two Inch Astronaut – “Personal Life”

Two Inch Astronaut's new LP is due out next month, and we heard its first single awhile back. "Good Behavior" reminded me of mid-2000s mall…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | January 15, 2016 - 3:14 pm

Two Inch Astronaut – “Good Behavior”

Sam Rosenberg's voice is fucking great because it takes on so many different personalities. Sometimes, he has the theatrical candor of a Broadway star, other…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 3, 2015 - 1:54 pm

Office Of Future Plans – “Salamander”

As the frontman of Jawbox and Burning Airlines and the producer behind a fistful of punk rock classics, J. Robbins is the man responsible for…
Tom Breihan | October 17, 2011 - 3:42 pm

New Chris Walla & J. Robbins – “Mercury”

What do you get when you cross Death Cab and Jawbox? Find out at NPR, where Walla and Robbins entered the Project Song studio strangers…
Brandon Stosuy | October 12, 2009 - 3:47 pm