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10 Songs From The 80s

I have been hugely cynical and dismissive of 80s music without realising there are really some gems from this time. And not just some, but a lot of them. 420 more words

Nothing Left To Lose by The Wipers

Deana Discovered It From: I forget.

Run Down: The Wipers were a Portland punk band formed by Greg Sage in the late 70s. One of the most interesting thing about Sage is that he was very much into the whole DIY aspect of the band and had a clear vision for what he wanted to do with The Wipers. 127 more words

Bands Reviewed

Under the Covers: Fade Into You, J Mascis

I was only 3 years old when Mazzy Star released Fade Into You.  I don’t use this phrase flippantly when I say it is a hauntingly beautiful song.   96 more words

Patrick Steel

Kim Gordon and J Mascis team up for 'Slow Boy'

Sonic Youth’s Kim Gordon and Dinosaur Jr.’s J Mascis have teamed up and created a track called ‘Slow Boy’ for the forthcoming volume of Converse’s CONS EP series. 118 more words

Episode 17: Too Famous To Interview

In this episode, Hannah and Music Fan Kayla listen to some Daytrotter sessions by people Hannah is afraid to ask to interview, like Aimee Mann, Dinosaur Jr., King Tuff’s old band Happy Birthday, and Brandi Carlile.


Q&A with J Mascis: The guitarman speaks slowly but carries a big axe

It’s probably not a good idea to interview J Mascis after having consumed caffeine. He just might be the world’s most laconic musician. But the founder of Dinosaur Jr and Rolling Stone’s 86th greatest guitarist of all time does have things to say, it’s just that it can take a while. 682 more words


Mixtape #1

Well, here it is folks- my first mix in a very, very long time.  I used to make them regularly, then life or whatever got in the way.   165 more words

Archers Of Loaf