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Dinosaur Jr.’s J Mascis Shows How to Turn a Guitar into a Flamethrower

In this episode of Guitar Moves, Matt Sweeney has the iconic guitar god and songwriter give insights into the "ear bleeding" sound that launched musical genres like grunge and shoegaze.


J Mascis Gets Fired (Twice) in New Funny or Die Video

“I’m not really a relationship kind of guy,” the Dinosaur Jr. frontman says in a 20-minute ‘Long Haired Businessmen’ clip.


Here's Why Desert Stars Is the Chill Antithesis of Every Other Festival in America

…And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead, Dinosaur Jr., Sloan, and a few 1000 music fans decamped the Joshua Tree for some good times.


Dinosaur Jr. Will Never Be Extinct

We caught up with the legendary Lou Barlow in the hot hot heat of the desert.


Desert Stars Festival: The Best Indie Rock Fest Keeps It Intimate in Joshua Tree

Everyone from Dinosaur Jr. to Sebadoh are playing, so we spoke to the fest founder about his vision and there will be no people in headdresses taking selfies.


Rank Your Records: J Mascis Rates Dinosaur Jr. Albums from Bummer to Classic

We sat down with the frontman and unimpeachable guitar wizard, who notoriously does not like talking about his albums, to go through every single one of Dinosaur Jr.'s releases at length.


Stream of the Crop: 9 New Albums for Heavy Rotation

New projects from Wild Beasts, Noname, and Jesse Boykins III top our list this week.


Hear Two New Songs from Dinosaur Jr's Upcoming Record

Two killer performances from 'Later... With Jools Holland.'


Dinosaur Jr. Announce New Record, 'Give a Glimpse of What Yer Not,' via Henry Rollins

It's out August 5 on Jagjaguwar and, yeah, it's probably going to be really good.


House of Vans Kicked Off Their 50th Anniversary with Nas, Wu-Tang Clan, Kelela, and More

This year Vans will be throwing a bunch of sick international parties and here are the pics from the kick off celebrations.


Rank Your Records: Lou Barlow Lists His Four Favorite Solo Albums

The songwriter, who Sonic Youth’s Thurston Moore claims to be the inventor of the lo-fi sound, gives some inside information on his best albums.


Kurt Vile and J. Mascis Teamed Up For This Colbert Performance

"Pretty Pimpin'" sounds great on a TV set.