J Mascis
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//Features

Listening Ahead: Upcoming Music Releases for August 2014
31 Jul 2014 // 9:14 PM

Get advance word on new offerings from Spoon, J Mascis, and Pallbearer, plus an extensive list of August's new releases.

Another Shade of J: An Interview with J Mascis
24 Apr 2011 // 10:23 PM

With Another Shade of Why, the famed Dinosaur Jr. guitarist makes his most Dinosaur Jr.-sounding solo disc to date, and sits down with PopMatters to discuss vocal exercises, "English folky bands", and his tips for those just about to try skiing ...

//Reviews

J Mascis: Tied to a Star
3 Sep 2014 // 9:05 PM

On his latest, deceptively quiet solo outing, legendary Dinosaur Jr. frontman J Mascis wisely lets his guitar do the talking.

J Mascis: Several Shades of Why
13 Mar 2011 // 6:00 PM

So much for guitar hero J Mascis, at least for this acoustic record, but despite its hushed tone, the album's intricate layers and subtle tension create their own energy.

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A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

// Notes from the Road

"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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