1. J Mascis

    J Mascis

    1 Albums, 0 Songs

    • Several Shades of Why
  2. Weezer Talks Cruise, New Record, Schooling Dinosaur Jr.

    July 28, 2011 2:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 Led by Rivers Cuomo , one of modern rock's more unlikely figures, Weezer has never done things quite conventionally. While others have pointed to Weezer as a forefather to the modern emo movement, a tongue-in-cheek feeling follows the nearly 20 ...

  3. Weezer Plots Cruise, Side-by-Side Shows With the Flaming Lips

    July 12, 2011 3:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 After a successful string of "Pinkerton" and "Blue Album" shows ( dubbed the Memories Tour ) late last year, Weezer is trying out a few more unconventional touring ideas. First the band announced two "side-by-side" show ...

  4. SXSW: Queens of the Stone Age Caters to Diehard Fans at La Zona Rosa

    March 17, 2011 12:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 Despite its closed-to-the-general-public status, the Queens of the Stone Age 's SXSW showcase last night (Mar. 16) -- the rockers' first U.S. gig in three years -- spawned a line that stretched from the front of the cavernous Austin club L ...

  5. Sons & Daughters

    March 28, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The party is pretty terrible, there's about a thousand folk in a two-room suite and it looks like all those bullshit photoshoots from Vice Magazine. Hi there, we are Sons & Daughters, aka the Crown Jewels of Scotland, and we have been asked ...

  6. Sonic Youth's 'Hits' Heading To Starbucks

    June 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In a recent interview, Sonic Youth guitarist Thurston Moore mentioned that the band needed to record a new song for a Starbucks compilation. Within minutes of his remarks hitting the Internet, chat ro In a recent interview, Sonic Youth guitarist Thu ...

  7. Billboard Bits: Dinosaur Jr., Mixtape Inc.

    March 15, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The original lineup of alternative rock troupe Dinosaur Jr. are taking to the road this spring/summer in support of their forthcoming effort "Beyond." Lou Barlow, J Mascis and Murph will be playing mu The original lineup of alternative roc ...

  8. Lemonheads Revived For Album, Fall Tour

    August 30, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Evan Dando's Lemonheads shake off a decade-long hiatus with their vibrant self-titled debut for Vagrant.. Evan Dando's Lemonheads shake off a decade-long hiatus with their vibrant self-titled debut for Vagrant, which, as previously reporte ...

  9. Broken Social Scene Taking Time Off After Fall Tour

    July 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Following a November U.S. tour, Canadian indie rock collective Broken Social Scene will take an extended break from the road and the studio, according to principal member Kevin Drew. Following a November U.S. tour, Canadian indie rock collective Bro ...

  10. Rhino Bolsters '90s Dinosaur Jr. Albums

    February 28, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Rhino has set a May 16 release date for expanded reissues of Dinosaur Jr.'s first two major-label albums, 1991's "Green Mind" and 1993's "Where You Been," Billboard.com has learned. Rhino has set a May 16 release d ...

  11. Billboard Bits: Dinosaur Jr, Presley, 'Idol'

    October 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Dinosaur Jr, Presley, 'Idol' Reunited rock trio Dinosaur Jr will film a live DVD during its Dec. 2-3 run at New York's Irving Plaza. The DVD will be produced by the German company Gold in Berlin, which is run by Dinosaur Jr vo ...

  12. Dinosaur Jr. Tackles TV, Summer Shows

    March 28, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The reunited original lineup of influential modern rock act Dinosaur Jr. will perform on television for the first time April 15 on CBS' "The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson." The reunited original lineup of influential modern rock ...

  13. Merge Unearths Dinosaur Jr. Reissues

    December 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Merge will on March 22 reissue Dinosaur Jr.'s first three albums "Dinosaur," "You're Living All Over Me" and "Bug." Merge will on March 22 reissue Dinosaur Jr.'s first three albums "Dinosaur," & ...

  14. PJ Harvey Heads West

    July 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rock act PJ Harvey won't embark on a North American headlining tour until the fall, but the Polly Jean Harvey-led act has confirmed six summer California shows. Rock act PJ Harvey won't embark on a North American headlining tour until the ...

  15. Raitt, Earle Tribute NRBQ

    December 15, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 NRBQ will be the subject of a tribute album, "The Q People," to be released March 9 on Spirithouse Records. It will be the first release from the Boston-based independent label. Artists on "The Q Peop NRBQ will be the subject of a tri ...

  16. AFIM's 2003 Indie Awards

    March 19, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The Assn. For Independent Music handed out its 2003 Indie Awards March 18 at a luncheon during its convention at the Orlando (Fla.) World Center Marriott. The AFIM confab was held in conjunction with The Assn. For Independent Music handed out its 20 ...

  17. Dinosaur Jr. Bleeds Ears On Best-Of

    September 05, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Seminal indie rock outfit Dinosaur Jr. will be the subject of a new greatest hits compilation slated for an Oct. 2 release on Rhino/Warner Archives. "Ear Bleeding Country: The Best of Dinosaur Jr." fe Seminal indie rock outfit Dinosaur Jr. ...

  18. Billboard Bits: Puffy, Mascis, Joe Henry, and more

    February 27, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on Sean Puffy Combs, Faith Evans, Kelly Price, Carl Thomas, Brandy, Brian McKnight, J Mascis, Mike Watt, Ron Asheton, Stooges, Joe Henry, Ornette Coleman, Madonna, Marc Ribot, Brad Mehldau, Jeffe Embattled rapper/producer Sean "Puffy" ...