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Watch J Mascis Cover Led Zeppelin’s “Tangerine”

Last night, New York City's Carnegie Hall staged a tribute concert to Led Zeppelin, featuring a thoroughly strange lineup featuring O.A.R., moe. (!), Joseph Arthur,…
Winston Cook-Wilson / March 8, 2018

Dinosaur Jr. — “Hold Unknown”

Dinosaur Jr. deliver an invigorating addition to Adult Swim's Singles Program with the new track "Hold Unknown." This is the band's first release since they…
Maggie Serota / February 28, 2018

Tim Meadows Interviews Dinosaur Jr.’s J Mascis

This story originally appeared in the February 1993 issue of Spin, which was partially written and guest-edited by members of the SNL cast. Read interviews and stories from comedy icons of…
Tim Meadows / February 27, 2018

J Mascis Is Selling Some of His Guitar Gear

Dinosaur Jr. frontman J Mascis is partnering with online music marketplace Reverb to sell tons of gear he has accumulated over decades of recording music. In fact, Mascis…
Arielle Gordon / October 25, 2017

Hear J Mascis Talk About Adele On Marc Maron’s WTF Podcast

J Mascis was on Marc Maron’s WTF podcast today and, as Pitchfork points out, he talked about how much he likes Adele. "I got into…
James Rettig, Stereogum / May 25, 2017

Watch J Mascis Get Fired in a New Funny or Die Short

What if Dinosaur Jr.’s J Mascis worked in a office with a bunch of other long-haired businessmen? And then they had to fire him? That’s…
Peter Helman, Stereogum / May 20, 2017

Dinosaur Jr., Built To Spill, the Mighty Mighty Bosstones, and More Artists to Play Classic Albums In Full at Riot Fest

After news yesterday that Jawbreaker will reunite for the first time in 21 years at this year's Riot Fest, the festival has now announced that…
Rob Arcand / April 20, 2017

The 101 Best Songs of 2016

When the history books are written, music will probably not be the first thing anyone remembers about 2016. Nevertheless, the music was excellent—memorable and meaningful enough…
SPIN Staff / December 13, 2016

Watch Dinosaur Jr. Play “Goin’ Down” on Conan

Last night, indie-rock veterans Dinosaur Jr. stopped by Conan to perform their song "Goin' Down," off of their latest record, Give A Glimpse of What Yer Not, released…
Josh Rosenberg / December 7, 2016

Dinosaur Jr. Announce 2017 World Tour

Dinosaur Jr. have announced a new world tour for 2017, in support of their 11th studio album, August's Give a Glimpse of What Yer Not.
Taylor Berman / December 6, 2016

Hear J Mascis Covering Elliott Smith’s “Waltz #2 (XO)”

From the upcoming Elliott Smith compilation Say Yes! here's J Mascis of Dinosaur Jr. putting his shaggy, fuzzed-out take on Smith's classic "Waltz #2 (XO)." Say…
Andy Cush / October 5, 2016

Dinosaur Jr. Shred at the Skate Park in ‘Goin Down’ Video

We're beginning to detect a slight theme in Dinosaur Jr.'s latest run of videos: In the clip for "Tiny," J Mascis & co. hit the…
Rachel Brodsky / August 11, 2016

Review: Dinosaur Jr.’s Minds Are Green as Ever on ‘Give a Glimpse of What Yer Not’

7SPIN Rating: 7 of 10Release Date: August 05, 2016Label: JagjaguwarThe guitar splatter of Dinosaur Jr. is one of the most instantly recognizable sounds of the…
Eric Davidson / August 2, 2016

SPIN’s 7 Favorite Songs of the Week: How to Dress Well, Jenny Hval, and More

Welcome to our weekly roundup of the SPIN staff’s favorite new songs. Below, sample the best from resurfaced Norwegian avant-pop performers, college-rock icons, and more.
SPIN Staff / July 29, 2016

Here’s Every Guitar Solo on Dinosaur Jr.’s New Album, ‘Give a Glimpse of What Yer Not’

After more than 30 years of churning out whining guitar licks, the term "solo" and Dinosaur Jr. basically go hand-in-hand. So it shouldn't come as a…
Rachel Brodsky / July 18, 2016
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