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Musician Murph of Dinosaur Jr. performs onstage during day 3 of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club

Dinosaur Jr. Set to Release New Album 'Give A Glimpse Of What Yer Not,' Announce World Tour

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Dinosaur Jr. are set to release their new album 'Give A Glimpse Of What Yer Not' on in early August (Aug. 5) and have also announced a world tour in support of their music. 'Give A Glimpse Of What Yer Not' will be released in Jagjaguwar.READ MORE

Dinosaur Jr.

Dinosaur Jr. Perform With Kurt Vile, Fred Armisen and Kim Gordon at Bowery Ballroom NYC

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Dinosaur Jr. is in the midst of a seven-night run of shows at New York City's Bowery Ballroom, in which the band is performing tons of songs from its extensive catalog and bringing on special guests including Kurt Vile, Fred Armisen and Lee Ronaldo.READ MORE

Lou Barlow performs alongside J Mascis

Dinosaur Jr.’s Lou Barlow Drops New Song 'Wave'

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Dinosaur Jr. bassist Lou Barlow has released a stripped down acoustic song titled "Wave" off his forth-coming solo album Brace The Wave.READ MORE

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The Jesus and Mary Chain Announce North American Tour For 'Psychocandy' 30th Anniversary [FULL SCHEDULE]

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Scottish noise pop pioneers The Jesus and Mary Chain have announced a string of North American tour dates in support of the 30th anniversary of their classic debut album Psychocandy. According to Pitchfork, the North American leg of the tour kicks off on May 1 in Toronto, and finishes up on May 16 in San Francisco, with a stop at the Austin Psych Fest in Austin, Texas on May 9. Fans living on the East Coast are out of luck though, unless they want to drive all the way to Toronto or Detroit.READ MORE

The Roots - And Then You Shoot Your Cousin

10 Best Album Covers Of 2014: FKA Twigs, St. Vincent, The Roots, And More

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Music lovers often experience album covers before hearing the album itself, so it's pretty appropriate that we're publishing our list of the best album covers of 2014 before our list of best albums of 2014 (stay tuned for that one in a few weeks, by the way). Here are the year's top 10 album covers.READ MORE

The Roots - And Then You Shoot Your Cousin

10 Best Album Covers Of 2014: FKA Twigs, St. Vincent, The Roots, And More

Buzz 14:09PM EDT

Music lovers often experience album covers before hearing the album itself, so it's pretty appropriate that we're publishing our list of the best album covers of 2014 before our list of best albums of 2014 (stay tuned for that one in a few weeks, by the way). Here are the year's top 10 album covers.READ MORE

King Tuff

King Tuff Announces 2015 US Tour Dates With Father John Misty, Ex Hex [FULL SCHEDULE]

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Though his current string of European tour dates ends on Dec. 5, garage rocker King Tuff announced today that he will be hitting the road once again in January, this time for a tour of the U.S. According to Consequence of Sound, these newly announced American tour dates will kick off on Jan. 7 in Santa Ana, California and finish up on April 8 in Omaha, Nebraska.READ MORE

Daft Punk

6 Bands Named After Styles of Music That They Don't Play: Daft Punk, Cap'n Jazz and More

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It is pretty lame to name your band after the style of music you play — I'm looking at you, Metallica — but these six, including Daft Punk and Cap'n Jazz, bands did just the opposite: naming themselves after styles of music they do not play.READ MORE

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8 Classic Albums That End With Acoustic Songs: Green Day, Weezer, And More

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When sequencing the songs on an album, musicians tend to place something particularly poignant and emotionally powerful for the last track, and what better way to do this than to write a simple song on acoustic guitar? Here are eight classic albums that end with acoustic songs.READ MORE

6 Comeback Albums That Were Surprisingly Great: Black Sabbath, Dinosaur Jr., And More

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The idea of a once-great band or artist coming out of retirement and making new music can seem very exciting, but there are far too many cases where this new music simply isn't up to par. However, these six artists broke this trend by releasing come back albums that were actually worthy entries in their catalogue.READ MORE

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13 Album Covers That Literally Represent The Title: Led Zeppelin, Rush, And More

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Though an album's title and artwork should usually complement one another, it's not often that you see an album title that is pretty much describing the cover itself. Here are thirteen album covers that literally represent the title.READ MORE

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8 Great Musicians With Their Own Sneaker Designs: Run-DMC, Oasis, And More

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On June 17, trance artist Paul van Dyk released his own line of TOMS shoes, though van Dyke is far from the first artist to do this. Here are eight great musicians with their own sneaker designs.READ MORE

Wayne Coyne of The Flaming Lips performs at CBGB Festival Presents Amnesty International Concert

6 Great Alt-Rock Musicians Who Can't Sing: Wayne Coyne, J Mascis, and more

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One of the greatest things about punk and alternative music is its embrace of imperfection. Even though most alt-rock singers couldn't pass the first round of American Idol, their voices are often uniquely powerful and captivating. However, these six singers have voices that are too rough even for some alt-rock fans.READ MORE

Frank Zappa playing drums

6 Incredible Artists Who Started Off As Drummers: Frank Zappa, Jack White, and more

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Though plenty of musicians choose one instrument when starting out and stick to it (I know I have), these six artists all started off on drums before becoming renowned for something else. Here are six incredible musicians who started off as drummers.READ MORE

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8 Pairs Of Bands With The Same (Or Similar) Names: Nirvana, Death, and more

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Though two bands having similar names was understandable in the past, when you couldn't just Google your own name to see if it's been taken, there's no excuse for this in the Internet age, and yet it still occasionally happens. Here are eight pairs of bands with the same (or similar) names.READ MORE

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