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30 Essential Songs From The Golden Era Of Emo

Ask anyone old enough to drink what they think emo is, and you'll get about as many different responses as people willing to answer. They'll…
Patric Fallon | July 22, 2014 - 10:18 am

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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

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

Jawbox Reunite On Fallon

I'd suggested you dust-off your copy of Novelty for D.C. post-hardcore quartet (and recent Death Cab collaborators?) Jawbox's Jimmy Fallon-facilitated reunion, but since the group…
Brandon Stosuy | December 9, 2009 - 8:59 am

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

Jawbox Reuniting On Fallon

Dust off your copy of Novelty, the seminal D.C. post-hardcore quartet Jawbox are playing their first show in a dozen years 12/8 on Late Night
Brandon Stosuy | October 7, 2009 - 2:36 pm