Featuring REM’s Michael Stipe, Blondie’s Debbie Harrie, The Flaming Lips’ Wayne Coyne riding a giant Chewbacca & more.
Playing at the recent Newport Folk Festival, Courtney Barnett, Hozier, Dawes‘ Taylor Goldsmith and J. Mascis of Dinosaur Jnr have all been lined up and offered a chance to play the guitar which Bob Dylan played when he appeared at the festival in 1965. A pivotal performance in his career, and a seminal moment in
As the country gets in full summer festival spirit there’s no time like the present for the unveiling of the 2015 Perth International Arts Festival’s full program and its complete music lineup. Held over 24 nights, the Perth festival music lineup boasts an eclectic selection of artists covering a variety of genres from pop to
Following their performances with Lorde, Joan Jett, St Vincent, and former Sonic Youth bassist Kim Gordon during the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame‘s 2014 induction ceremony yesterday, founding Nirvana members Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic performed a secret show at Saint Vitus, a tiny metal club in Greenpoint, Brooklyn which has a capacity of
J Mascic from Dinosaur Jr announced back in november he would be releasing a solo album… of acoustic material. Having played some live acoustic shows on and off it wasn’t a total shock, but still quite a big change from the heavy stoner rock sound you would find him playing with Dinosar Jr. The album,
With his debut acoustic solo album, Several Shades Of Why, set for release on March 15 next year, J. Mascis and the lovely people over at Sub Pop have just dropped a little Christmas pressie in your e-stocking in the form of a free download of a new track of the album. The track is
Having played solo acoustic shows on and off for year now, it seems the Dinosaur Jnr frontman/guitarist J. Mascis will finally be releasing a solo album. Compared to Dinosaur Jnr’s trademark sludge riddled and heavy live shows, Mascis’s solo shows usually see the guitarist sitting alone centre stage with nothing but an acoustic guitar, making