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Watch: Dinosaur Jr. - “Knocked Around” Video

Give a Glimpse of What Yer Not Out Now via Jagjaguwar

Mar 08, 2017

Dinosaur Jr. released a new albumGive a Glimpse of What Yer Not, last year via Jagjaguwar. Now the band has shared a video for "Knocked Around." A filmmaker who simply goes by O directed the black & white video, which consists of slow motion footage of the band performing live and was shot without the band's knowledge while on tour.  More

Watch: Band of Horses - “In a Drawer” (Feat. J Mascis of Dinosaur Jr.) Video

Why Are You OK Out Now via Interscope/American Recordings

Feb 21, 2017

Band of Horses released a new albumWhy Are You OK, last June via Interscope and American Recordings. Jason Lytle of Grandaddy produced the album. Now they have shared a video for one of the album highlights, "In a Drawer," which features backing vocals from J Mascis (Dinosaur Jr.).  More

Listen: J Mascis - “Waltz #2 (XO)” (Elliott Smith Cover)

Say Yes! A Tribute to Elliott Smith Due Out October 15 via American Laundromat Records

Oct 05, 2016

American Laundromat Records are releasing Say Yes! A Tribute to Elliott Smith on October 15. The Elliott Smith tribute album will feature newly recorded covers of Smith's songs by Amanda Palmer, Jesu/Sun Kil Moon, Waxahatchee, Lou Barlow, Adam Franklin of Swervedriver, Tanya Donelly, and others.  More

Watch: Dinosaur Jr. - “Goin Down” Video

Give a Glimpse of What Yer Not Out Now via Jagjaguwar

Aug 11, 2016

Dinosaur Jr. released a new album, Give a Glimpse of What Yer Not, last week via Jagjaguwar. Now they have shared a video for previously shared single, "Goin Down." Atiba Jefferson directed the clip, which features skateboarding moves from frontman J Mascis and professional skateboarders Christian Hosoi and Harry Jumonji, while the band performs.  More

Listen: Dinosaur Jr. - “Goin Down”

Give a Glimpse of What Yer Not Due Out August 5 via Jagjaguwar

Jul 26, 2016

Dinosaur Jr. are releasing a new album, Give a Glimpse of What Yer Not, on August 5 via Jagjaguwar. Now they have shared another song from the record, "Goin Down." Listen below. More

Watch: Dinosaur Jr. - “Tiny” Video

Give a Glimpse of What Yer Not Due Out August 5 via Jagjaguwar

Jun 20, 2016

Dinosaur Jr. recently announced a new album, Give a Glimpse of What Yer Not, and shared its first single, "Tiny." The latest from J Mascis and band is due out August 5 via Jagjaguwar and the band released an album announcement video featuring Henry Rollins. Now the band has shared a video for "Tiny," in which J Mascis goes skateboarding with his dog (yes, his dog rides a skateboard too). More

May 25, 2016

Dinosaur Jr. just announced a new album, Give a Glimpse of What Yer Not. The latest from J Mascis and band is due out August 5 via Jagjaguwar and the band shared an album announcement video featuring Henry Rollins. Now the band has shared the album's first single, "Tiny," which you can stream below.  More

Dinosaur Jr. Announce New Album and Tour, Share Announcement Video Starring Henry Rollins

Give a Glimpse of What Yer Not Due Out August 5 via Jagjaguwar

May 24, 2016

Dinosaur Jr. have announced a new album, Give a Glimpse of What Yer Not, and a bunch of tour dates. The latest from J Mascis and band is due out August 5 via Jagjaguwar. Below is a funny little album announcement video featuring Henry Rollins in a room full of records (likely his personal record collection).  More

Listen: Band of Horses - “In a Drawer” (Feat. J Mascis of Dinosaur Jr.)

Jason Lytle-Produced Why Are You OK Due Out June 10 via Interscope/American Recordings

May 06, 2016

Band of Horses are releasing a new album, Why Are You OK, via Interscope and American Recordings. Now the album's exact release date has been confirmed as June 10 (previously it was just listed as June). Also the band has shared another song from the album, "In a Drawer," which features backing vocals from J Mascis (Dinosaur Jr.), Sera Cahoone, and Jenn Champion. More

Check Out Photos From Day One of FYF Fest

Last Weekend in Los Angeles, CA

Aug 27, 2015

Last weekend Los Angeles hosted FYF Festival. Check out Robert Redfield’s gallery of day one, featuring images of AlvvaysBloc PartyChet FakerDinosaur JrGoldroomMikal Cronin,MetzPurity RingSavagesTennis, and The Drums More

Dinosaur Jr. To Reissue Early Singles For Record Store Day

Listen to Cover of The Byrds' "I’ll Feel A Whole Lot Better"

Feb 18, 2014

On Record Store Day, April 19, Numero Group has announced that it will release Visitors, a limited edition collection of five 7'' records that collect Dinosaur Jr.'s first four singles. More

Jul 12, 2013

Dinosaur Jr. has teamed up with headphone company Skullcandy to release a custom listening device packaged with its very own 7'' single. More

Mar 19, 2013

Dinosaur Jr. have come forward this morning premiering their own own unique cover of Phoenix's new single "Entertainment." More

Watch: Dinosaur Jr. – “Pierce the Morning Rain” Video

Things Are Gonna Change, He Can Feel it!

Jan 17, 2013

In the new video for Dinosaur Jr. I Bet on the Sky cut “Pierce the Morning Rain,” a suburban dad (played by character actor James Urbaniak) discovers he’s a driver. More

Digital Version of Under the Radar’s Protest Issue Contains 132 Pages of Extra Content

Additional Bonus Interviews With Tegan and Sara, Dan Deacon, Death Cab for Cutie, Dinosaur Jr., The Drums, Richard Hawley, The New Pornographers, Amanda Palmer, Laetitia Sadier, and More

Oct 19, 2012

Just a reminder that the not-to-be-missed digital version of Under the Radar’s The Protest Issue includes all the same articles that appear in the printed version—plus 132 extra pages of editorial content not found in the print edition. Included are extra interviews with Andrew BirdAriel Pink's Haunted GraffitiDan DeaconDeath Cab for CutieDinosaur Jr.The DrumsEMARichard HawleyFucked UpLiarsBob MouldTom MorelloThe New PornographersOkkervil RiverAmanda PalmerLaetitia SadierJD Samson of Le Tigre and MenTegan and Sara, and more.  More

Sep 17, 2012

I Bet On Sky, the latest entry in Dinosaur Jr.'s extensive catalog of work, is finally due to arrive in the states tomorrow via Jagjaguwar. More

Check Out Photos of FYF Fest 2012 - Day Two -Beirut, Yeasayer, Wild Nothing

Plus Atlas Sound, Liars, Father John Misty, Dinosaur Jr. and more!

Sep 04, 2012

On Sunday September 2, the nineth annual FYF Fest went down at Los Angeles’ State Historic Park in Downtown L.A. We sent photographer Robert Redfield down to cover the action. Check out his shots of Atlas Sound,BeirutCursive, DesparecidosDinosaur Jr.Father John MistyGlass CandyLiarsWild Nothing, and Yeasayer hereMore

Aug 21, 2012

Leading up to the release of their latest album I Bet on Sky, Dinosaur Jr. have shared a music video for its lead single "Watch the Corners." More

Jun 29, 2012

As previously announced, guitar heroes Dinosaur Jr. are set to release new album I Bet on Sky on September 18. Now, thanks to Rolling Stone, you can listen to lead single, “Watch the Corners.”  More

Dinosaur Jr. Announce New Album

I Bet On Sky Out This September

Jun 13, 2012

Dinosaur Jr. have announced the return of their beloved, distorted guitar rock with the arrival of their new record I Bet On Sky, out Sept. 18 in the U.S. via Jagjaguwar, and Sept. 17 in the UK/Europe courtesy of PIAS. More

Sep 12, 2011

Dinosaur Jr. will play their third full-length album, 1988's Bug, in its entirety when they embark on a handful of west coast tour dates with Henry Rollins. More

Weezer Announce Open Ocean Festival, on a Cruise Ship

Performances by Dinosaur Jr., The Antlers, Yuck, Wavves, and more

Jul 12, 2011

Weezer have announced that they will be presenting a cruise ship festival. More

Bands Added to SXSW 2011 Lineup

DeVotchKa, The Dears, and J Mascis Slated to Play the Fest

Nov 23, 2010

Today, SXSW released a generous batch of bands that will be joining A Place to Bury Strangers, Asobi Seksu, Nite Jewel, and Erykah Badu, to name a few, in the numerous live venues of downtown Austin. More

Jul 14, 2009

Playboy—that enterprise we all know and love—has announced the creation of a new video series for Playboy.com, which will feature artists covering their favorite artists. More


Interviews

May 28, 2014

He fearlessly stares down sociopathic killers and hordes of zombies every week as the crossbow-wielding, motorcycle-riding Daryl Dixon on The Walking Dead, but Norman Reedus readily admits that what really makes him nervous is the idea of talking to legendary Dinosaur Jr. frontman J MascisMore


Reviews

Give a Glimpse of What Yer Not

Give a Glimpse of What Yer Not

Jagjaguwar

Aug 04, 2016

To say that fans were surprised when the original lineup of Dinosaur Jr. reunited in 2005 to support Merge's reissues of their classic work would be a massive understatement given the past resentments between guitarist J Mascis and bassist Lou Barlow that led to their initial breakup after their third album, 1988's Bug. More

I Bet On Sky

I Bet On Sky

Jagjaguwar

Sep 21, 2012

Since re-forming seven years ago, Dinosaur Jr.—J Mascis, Lou Barlow, and Murph—has proven beyond a shadow of a doubt that it is still as powerful and dynamic a power trio as it ever was in its original form in the late '80s. I Bet On Sky is the third album the band has released since its reunion, and it concludes the perfect trifecta. More