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the AU Weekend Gig Guide: February 20th- February 22nd.

We've taken a look at some of the shows we're going to be heading to through the weekend ahead and deliver you this guide - where will you be partying?

Adelaide Fringe Festival Review: J Mascis - Garden of Unearthly Delights (14.02.15)

Valentine's Day, Adelaide, 2015. It's a scorcher and there is a huge amount of people filtering through the Garden of Unearthly Delights for a Saturday at the Adelaide Fringe. The Aurora Spiegeltent is hosting many of these punters, as J Mascis quickly brings everyone in under his spell, the American musician in town as part of his national solo electric/acoustic tour.

Adelaide Fringe Festival Photo Gallery: J Mascis - Garden of Unearthly Delights (14.02.15)

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On a scorching hot Adelaide summer day, a large crowd came out to spend Valentine's Day with J Mascis at the Aurora Spiegeltent for the second day of the Adelaide Fringe Festival. Kerrie Geier was there for the AU review.

the AU's Weekend Gig Guide: February 13th - February 15th.

We've taken a look at some of the shows we're going to be heading to through the weekend ahead and deliver you this guide - our gig pick of the week!

Gig Announcements: Melbourne & VIC - 24th December 2014.

In This Issue: Tim Hecker set for Howler show, Omar S and Daniel Avery to hit Brown Alley, Sarah MacLachlan adds a second show for Melbourne, J Mascis and The Antlers both set for huge gigs at the Melbourne Recital Centre, Seu Jorge announces debut Melbourne headline show at The Forum, World Wild launching "Coast to Coast" single at Yah Yah's, Twelve Foot Ninja and I Killed the Prom Queen headlining Plastic's Oz Day Eve Party and The Espy presents 'Hot Piece' in January,

J Mascis confirms 'Tied to a Star' Australian tour dates!

J Mascis will be returning to Australia next year for a run of solo shows that will surely stand up against his last tour of Australia in 2012 with Dinosaur Jr. Bringing his forthcoming release, Tied to a Star, Down Under, Mascis will be appearing as part of Adelaide's Garden of Unearthly Delights program and as Mogwai's special guest at the Perth International Arts Festival. He'll also be appearing in a headline capacity down the Australian east coast, including debut solo shows in Hobart and Canberra, plus some special gigs on New Zealand's north island.

the AU interview: J Mascis (USA) talks about "Tied To A Star"

As singer, guitarist and songwriter for Dinosaur Jr. since their foundation in the mid-eighties, J. Mascis has forged a reputation as being a blisteringly-brilliant grunge and alt-rock guitar hero who consistently appears in those forever-changing “best guitarists of all time” lists.

Live Review: J. Mascis - The Spiegeltent (12.01.2012)

It’s an ongoing joke that J. Mascis is a man of few words. The mysterious muso stayed true to form at his second Sydney Festival show at the Spiegeltent. Save for a gruff “Hello” and the occasional word of thanks, Mascis left Martin to do all the talking for the two of them.

The 10 Shows we can't wait for at Sydney Festival 2012.

Sydney Festival is as ingrained in Sydney music culture as the Hottest 100 is to Australia Day, and every year it just gets better and better. This year the festival sticks with what's worked so well over the last few years - from Festival First Night, to the Spiegeltent and the Keystone Festival Bar (Formerly Beck's Festival Bar) - while adding in new features at Parramatta, a free "Hunting Lodge" at the Festival Garden, and the anticipated Black Capital. In our fourth consecutive year of coverage of the event, here's a look at 10 of the events - both musical and otherwise - that we can't wait for at Sydney Festival 2012.

Tour Updates: Bon Iver, Fleet Foxes, Yukon Blonde, Thee Oh Sees, Guttermouth, Jay & Silent Bob, Ronan Keating and J Mascis

Many updates have been made to some of the most anticipated tours of 2012 in the last week. Here's a look at who's added supports to their rosters and made changes or additions to their schedules.


J Mascis announces Australian tour dates

Folk-rock troubadour J Mascis makes his long awaited solo-acoustic tour appearance this summer appearing at The Falls Festivals in Marion Bay and Lorne and for a series of headline shows along the East Coast.