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J Mascis details ‘Tied to a Star’ LP, shares “Every Morning”; full tour announced (dates, stream)


Yesterday (6/9) we mentioned that Dinosaur Jr frontman J Mascis would be revealing a song and more details from his upcoming solo LP, Tied to a Star, today and here they are. The album will be out August 26 via Sub Pop, was recorded and produced by J himself, and features appearances by Cat Power, Mark Mulcahy, Pall Jenkins (Black Heart Procession), and Ken Mairui (Young@Heart Chorus). Listen to its single, “Every Morning,” below.

J’s full tour has now also been announced. As discussed, it hits NYC on October 17 at Bowery Ballroom. Tickets for the NYC show go on sale Friday (6/13) at noon with an AmEx presale starting Wednesday (6/11) at noon.

Dino Jr also headline the free 4Knots Festival in NYC.

All dates are listed, with the new single and LP tracklist, below…

J Mascis – “Every Morning”

Tied to a Star Tracklist:
1 Me Again
2 Every Morning
3 Heal the Star
4 Wide Awake
5 Stumble
6 And Then
7 Drifter
8 Trailing Off
9 Come Down
11 Better Plane

J Mascis — 2014 Tour Dates
07-26 Carnation, WA – Timber! Outdoor Festival
09-24 Hamden, CT – The Ballroom at The Outer Space
09-25 Philadelphia, PA – World Cafe Live
09-26 Baltimore, MD – Ottobar
09-27 Chapel Hill, NC – Local 506
09-28 Asheville, NC – Grey Eagle
09-30 Birmingham, AL – Bottletree
10-01 Nashville, TN – Exit / In
10-02 Athens, GA – 40 Watt Club
10-03 Atlanta, GA – Terminal West
10-04 Louisville, KY – Zanzabar
10-05 St. Louis, MO – Off Broadway
10-07 Lawrence, KS – Bottleneck
10-08 Omaha, NE – Waiting Room
10-09 Minneapolis, MN – Minneapolis Institute of Arts
10-10 Madison, WI – High Noon Saloon
10-11 Chicago, IL – Subterranean
10-13 Ann Arbor, MI – Blind Pig
10-14 Cleveland, OH – Grog Shop
10-15 Pittsburgh, PA – Club Cafe
10-16 Washington, DC – Black Cat
10-17 New York, NY – Bowery Ballroom
10-18 Boston, MA – Sinclair
11-07-09 Austin, TX – Fun Fun Fun Fest
11-11 Phoenix, AZ – Crescent Ballroom
11-12 San Diego, CA – Casbah
11-13 Long Beach, CA – Alex’s Bar
11-14 Los Angeles, CA – The Echo
11-15 San Francisco, CA – The Independent
11-16 Sonoma, CA – Gundlach Bundschu
11-19 Seattle, WA – Tractor Tavern
11-20 Portland, OR – Dante’s
11-21-22 Denver, CO – Larimer Lounge

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