Tag Archives: Dinosaur Jr.

WEEKEND WRAP UP

by charles poladian Will this be a good weekend of sun and fun for the Reel? I hope so. The weather may not hold up, which is disappointing, but next week should satiate all your BBQ needs with patriotism to boot. It’s been an emotional week. Deaths have rocked the landscape and it is hard [...]

FULL RELEASE: 6/23

by qc staff There’s a lot of aging rock stars in this week’s Full Release. From the still-cooler-than-you Dinosaur Jr., who release their second album since reforming two years ago, to the most recent releases from Tortoise and The Mars Volta. Even the most recent Sunset Rubdown album is beginning to sound like the work [...]

INDIE NEWS REEL: 6/10

by charles poladian It could have been a terrible weekend indoors turned out to be a sun-soaked beauty of a time spent outdoors. Plenty of things to do, see, and hear. The summer season is kicking in gear, with plenty of outdoor shows (including Monday’s David Byrne show at Prospect Park). This weekend is just [...]

INDIE NEWS REEL: 5/28

by charles poladian Ah, Memorial Day is gone. A little too humid for my tastes, but what can you do. It did not rain and I hit plenty of BBQ’s. With that being said, there tends to be a bit of a lull. Maybe it’s the food; maybe it’s the people forgetting to get back [...]

QC MIXTAPE VOL. 43 (APR 26 – MAY 2)

by bmac Pop Out Player “You risked your life, but what else have you ever risked?  Have you ever risked disapproval?  Have you ever risked economic security?  Have you ever risked a belief?  I see nothing particularly courageous in risking one’s life.  So you lose it, you go to your hero’s heaven and everything is [...]

INDIE NEWS REEL: APRIL 15TH

by charles poladian Great start to the week, with the not-so secret Yeah Yeah Yeahs show at Santos and The Dead Weather hitting Bowery Ballroom. The end of the week promises big things too, with Coachella, a festival you may have heard of. We get this week’s indie news reel rolling after the jump.. Artist: [...]

MEAT PUPPETS/DINOSAUR JR./BUILT TO SPILL @ TERMINAL5

by kevin diamond (photos by vin diamo) Thursday Night’s triple threat of classic indie bands seemed too good to be true. It wasn’t. Let’s be frank, shall we. Meat Puppets, the godfathers of Grunge. Dinosaur Jr, arguably the best band to come out of the indie underground in the 80s. Built to Spill playing their [...]