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Hell Freezes Over: Mascis, Barlow Plan New Dino Album

After twenty years of squabbling and writing bitchy songs about each other, Lou Barlow and J. Mascis have finally made a lasting peace: They’re touring extensively as the reunited Dinosaur Jr. and are writing a new album together. According to the band’s official website, Dinosaur Jr. have mapped a full U.S. tour in March and April after a trip to the South Pacific. The tour will culminate in England for the All Tomorrow’s Parties event, curated by Dinosaur Jr. and featuring the Broken Social Scene, the Brian Jonestown Massacre, fellow fogies Mission of Burma, and Tracy + the Plastics. Dinosaur Jr. will also release their first DVD this summer, which was filmed in NYC during last year’s reunion tour.

Dinosaur Jr. tour dates:

3/29, Dallas, TX (Gypsy Tea Room)
3/30, Austin, TX (Stubb’s Bar-B-Q)
3/31, Houston, TX (Warehouse Live)
4/1, New Orleans, LA (House of Blues)
4/2, Tallahassee, FL (The Moon)
4/3, Jacksonville, FL (Freebird)
4/4, Myrtle Beach, SC (House of Blues)
4/5, Washington, DC (9:30 Club)
4/6, Carrboro, NC (Cat’s Cradle)
4/7, Asheville, NC (The Orange Peel)
4/8, Atlanta, GA (The Variety Playhouse)
4/9, Nashville, TN (City Hall)
4/10, Memphis, TN (Young Avenue Deli)
4/11, Indianapolis, IN (The Vogue)
4/12, Columbia, MO (The Blue Note)
4/13, Lawrence, KS (Liberty Hall)
4/14, Boulder, CO (Fox Theatre)
4/16, Salt Lake City, UT (The Depot)
4/18, Eugene, OR (WOW Hall)
4/19, San Francisco, CA (Great American Music Hall)
4/20, San Francisco, CA (Great American Music Hall)
4/21, Hollywood, CA (Troubadour)
4/22, Hollywood, CA (Troubadour)
5/19, East Sussex, England (Camber Sands Holiday Centre — All Tomorrow’s Parties)

Dinosaur Jr. official site

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