J Mascis Announces Solo LP 'Elastic Days'
The Dinosaur Jr. leader has also shared a new song and mapped out a fall tour
Published Aug 21, 2018Ahead of Dinosaur Jr.'s tour dates alongside Mastodon next month, J Mascis has revealed plans for a new solo album.
Titled Elastic Days, the album is set to arrive November 9 through Sub Pop. Twelve tracks in length, the full-length follows his 2014 solo outing Tied to a Star.
Elastic Days was recorded at Mascis' Bisquiteen studio and features vocal contributions from Pall Jenkins (Black Heart Procession), Mark Mulcahy (Miracle Legion, etc.) and Zoë Randell (Luluc), in addition to keyboards from Ken Miauri.
Album opener "See You at the Movies" can be heard below.
Alongside the announcement, Mascis has also mapped out a 23-date solo tour, which will kick off in Vancouver on November 7. A second Canadian stop will bring him to Toronto on December 1.
Find a complete tour itinerary below the album's tracklist.
1. See You At The Movies
2. Web So Dense
3. I Went Dust
4. Sky Is All We Had
5. Picking Out the Seeds
6. Give It Off
7. Drop Me
8. Cut Stranger
9. Elastic Days
11. Wanted You Around
12. Everything She Said
11/07 Vancouver, BC - Imperial
11/08 Portland, OR - Aladdin Theater
11/09 Seattle, WA - Tractor
11/10 Bellingham, WA - Wild Buffalo
11/14 San Francisco, CA - Slim's
11/15 San Diego, CA - Soda Bar
11/16 Los Angeles, CA - Lodge Room
11/17 Denver, CO - Ophelia's Electric Soapbox
11/18 Fort Collins, CO - Washington's
11/20 Chicago, IL - City Winery
11/21 Chicago, IL - City Winery
11/27 Atlanta, GA - City Winery
11/28 Nashville, TN - City Winery
11/29 Louisville, KY - Zanzabar
11/30 Detroit, MI - El Club
12/01 Toronto, ON - Great Hall
12/04 Philadelphia, PA - World Cafe
12/05 Washington, DC - City Winery
12/07 Brooklyn, NY - Rough Trade
12/08 New York, NY - Public Arts
12/09 Hamden, CT - Space Ballroom
12/12 Providence, RI - The Met
12/13 Boston, MA - The Sinclair
12/14 Northampton, MA - The Academy of Music
12/15 Portland, ME - Port City Music Hall