Subject:

J Mascis

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2014

    The 10 Best Concerts in St. Louis This Weekend: October 3 to 5

    This weekend, check out Grove Fest or the latest FarFetched event for some free fun. In exciting news, Jazz at the Bistro unveils its new expansion. Other concerts to choose from include Pearl Jam, Ringo Starr, an album release party from Bruiser Queen and much more. Read on for our recommendations.

  • Blogs

    September 29, 2014

    The Best Concerts in St. Louis From September 29 to October 5

    This week, Bruiser Queen drops a new album, Stonechat plays its last show and St. Louis gets visits from several out-of-town, out-of-this-world performers. Select from shows including J Mascis, Barrence Whitfield and the Savages, Macabre, Chance the Rapper and more. Read on for this week's recommend ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2014

    The Breeders, J. Mascis, Ahleuchatistas and More in This Week's Show Announcements

    Here again: every newly announced show for the week! On page one you'll find a quick list of shows that particularly caught our attention, followed by embedded YouTube videos; there, you can check out some of the artists you may not be familiar with. Page two contains our complete listing of new sho ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2013

    Here's a Look at the Punk T-Shirts of Riot Fest

    Riot Fest has mushroomed into one of the country's biggest rock festivals--expanding from its base in Chicago in 2012 and again this year to Toronto and Denver--since forming in 2005. This year, the fest's big draw--based on the T-shirts, if nothing else--was Blink-182, including one fan who dress ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2013

    SXSW 2013: Critically Important Questions Raised By This Year's Event

    Editor: We have so many questions here in Austin. Here are 50 of them. 1. Will I like the pedicab costumed as The Hulk if he gets angry? 2. Are we all really just in New York? 3. Is this t-shirt rad? 4. Do you want to get some 'za, which is now absolutely the slang for pizza? 5. How far can yo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2012

    The 18 Best Fans, Musical Moments and Trends at LouFest 2012: Day Two

    18. We Remembered to Check The Weather Forecast Soak us once, shame on you, Mother Nature. But soak us twice, and we better be either 1) drunk enough not to care and/or 2) having an intimate slow dance in the rain. Umbrella or not, the diagonal downpour that cut Dawes' set short and delayed Dr. Dog ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 26, 2012

    The 17 Best Fans, Musical Moments and Trends at LouFest 2012: Day One

    17. Twenty-Five Percent of the Girl Talk Crowd Girl Talk only makes sense -- and I do mean only -- if you are dancing. Otherwise it's just your very pop-savvy friend's iTunes playlist on schizophrenic overdrive. So kudos to those bumping various body parts and whipping around beach balls -- there w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 26, 2012

    Dinosaur Jr at LouFest, 8/25/12: Review, Photos and Setlist

    Dinosaur Jr LouFest 2012: Orange Stage Saturday, August 25 The Dinosaur Jr diehards moved in as soon as the Son Volt crowd moved out. Claiming rib-bruising spots against the metal crowd-control fence, they stood patiently -- prepared to wait out Phantogram's electro-beeps blazing in the distance fr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2011

    The Twangfest eBay Auction: Signed Memorabilia, Box Sets, a Skateboard and more

    Art Chantry poster from the Twangfest auction​Twangfest 15 came and went in a four-day blur of Americana and damp floors. The post-Twang comedown includes, as it always does, an auction of music related items to benefit KDHX. Right now, there are some 150 things you can bid on, including sign ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 8, 2011

    Bright Eyes Playing at the (Clear Channel-Free) Pageant?

    Image via​Gather 'round A to Z, children. Old Lady Zaleski has a story to tell you. Back in fall 2005, Bright Eyes had a show scheduled at the Pageant. The gig was on sale, people were weeping with delight and tickets were flying out the door. But then, suddenly, a dark cloud fell over the cit ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 25, 2010

    New Release Highlights for August 24: The Sword, Usher and Everyone's Favorite "California Gurl"

    (New albums are typically released on Tuesdays, i.e., today. What can you spend your hard-earned pennies on this week? Find out below. Post delayed a day due to server issues!) Apocalyptica 7th Symphony​*Apocalyptica, 7th Symphony Stream Apocalyptica's seventh album, which features guest voca ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2009

    Show Review Setlists: Dinosaur Jr and Lou Barlow and the Missingmen at the Pageant, Wednesday, October 14

    The signs on the doors of the Pageant box office and entrances said it all: "Earplugs are available for purchase at the bar and soda areas." The occasion? Dinosaur Jr. was in town last night, and the band is notorious for being loud. How loud? Well, friends who saw the trio's show in Columbia a few ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2009

    Interview: Lou Barlow

    Eric Fermin Perez​ Lou Barlow has indie cred out the ass. As the bass player for Dinosaur Jr (which is playing at the Pageant on Wednesday, October 14), Barlow (alongside guitarist J Mascis and drummer Murph) has been at the forefront of the "alternative" scene since the early '80s. And if p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 4, 2009

    New MP3s: Sonic Youth, "Sacred Trickster" and Dinosaur Jr., "I Want You to Know"

    Still trying to get my bearings this week, so I figured I'd toss up a few new MP3s available on the web. Neither of these bands have tour dates scheduled in town -- and really, I'm about ready to start passing the hat for Dinosaur Jr. to finally get here -- but these new tunes should satisfy.Up firs ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2009

    Girl Talk at the Pageant, Thursday, January 8: Show Review Photos

    Better than: A crowded dorm-room party with cheap beer and cheap vodka drank out of red plastic cups, awkward grinding and an iTunes playlist full of cheesy dance hits. Actually, wait - that was kind of what the show was. Slide ShowThere's no easy way to review last night's Girl Talk show, mainly b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2008

    Pitchfork: Dinosaur Jr Photos

    From Dinosaur Jr.'s performance on Sunday night at the Pitchfork Music Festival in Chicago, Illinois. J. Mascis. More photos after the jump.

  • Blogs

    March 17, 2008
  • Blogs

    January 22, 2008
  • Music

    December 12, 2007

    The Lemonheads

    8 p.m. Thursday, December 13. VooDoo Lounge at Harrah's Casino, 777 Casino Center Drive, Maryland Heights.

  • Music

    May 23, 2007

    Dinosaur Jr.

    Beyond (Fat Possum)

  • Music

    September 13, 2006

    Mew

    And the Glass Handed Kites (Sony)

  • Music

    September 13, 2006

    Bye Bye Bye

    Justin Timberlake kisses his pop roots adios

  • Music

    October 12, 2005

    Spouse

    Tuesday, October 18; Frederick's Music Lounge (4454 Chippewa Street)

  • Music

    September 7, 2005

    Locals Only

    A handy guide to local shows happening this week

  • Music

    April 20, 2005

    Dinosaur Jr.

    Dinosaur Jr.
    You're Living All Over Me
    Bug
    (Merge)

  • Music

    May 22, 2002

    Sounds Around Town

    Week of May 22, 2002

  • Music

    March 21, 2001

    J Mascis and the Fog

    Monday, March 26; Blueberry Hill's Duck Room.

  • Music

    December 27, 2000

    Ode to Joy

    The RFT music staff indulges itself by picking the best work of 2000

  • Music

    December 6, 2000

    Les Is More

    Inside the mysterious diaries of a music writer

  • Music

    September 8, 1999

    Blinker the Star

    Saturday, Sept. 11; Side Door

Loading...