Shopping For Records: Dinosaur Jr.'s upcoming I Bet On Sky up for pre-order

Dinosaur Jr.'s upcoming new album, I Bet On Sky, can now be pre-ordered in an interesting array of "bundles."  You can check below for bundle description and links for pre-order, watch the stupid Portlandia interview and then find out if Dino will be touring in your neck of the woods. 

All info comes courtesy of Jagjaguwar.

Dinosaur Jr.'s I Bet On Sky is Now Up for Pre-Order
Watch New J Mascis Interview with Fred Armisen

One of Portland's top feminist bookstore professionals, Candace of Women & Women First, spoke with J Mascis about the upcoming record, I Bet On Sky. Watch their illuminating interview above.

I Bet On Sky is now available for pre-order!

Click here to see all the available pre-order options, including a deluxe bundle.

I Bet On Sky Bundles include:

1. LP version of
I Bet On Sky in gorgeous gatefold litho-wrapped jacket
2. CD version of
I Bet On Sky in six-panel wallet
3. Limited-edition 7" featuring two brand-new, non-album tracks: "Now the Fall" and "Ricochet"
4. 17" x 22" glossy poster featuring artwork by Travis Millard
5. Digital download code for the entire album, redeemable on September 4th (two weeks before street date)

All CD and LP orders include:

1. 17" x 22" glossy poster featuring artwork by Travis Millard

2. Digital download code for the entire album, redeemable on September 4th (two weeks before street date)

Dinosaur Jr. 
I Bet On Sky
September 18th, 2012

"It sounds like a record that they could have released 20 years ago... There aren't many bands that were once really big that break up, get back together and find that original magic. It just doesn't really happen very often, but this is a band that I think has found that original magic, and this is a great-sounding record." — NPR's All Songs Considered

"Reunions don't usually work out this well." — Rolling Stone

"A catalogue that only seems to grow stronger." — SPIN

Tour Dates:
08/25/12 St. Louis, MO: LouFest 2012
09/02/12 Los Angeles, CA: FYF Fest
09/06/12 Solana Beach, CA: Belly Up Tavern w/Electric Flower
09/08/12 Portland, OR: Roseland Theater (Dinosaur Jr., J Mascis solo, and Sebadoh all performing)
09/24/12 Toronto, ON: Lee's Palace**
09/25/12 Toronto, ON: Lee's Palace**
09/26/12 Toronto, ON: Lee's Palace**
09/27/12 Detroit, MI: St. Andrew's Hall***
09/28/12 Cincinnati, OH: MidPoint Music Festival***
09/29/12 Champaign, IL: Pygmalion Festival***
10/01/12 Nashville, TN: Mercy Lounge*
10/02/12 Atlanta, GA: Variety Playhouse*
10/03/12 New Orleans, LA: Tipitina's*
10/04/12 Austin, TX: Mohawk*
10/05/12 Houston, TX: Fitzgerald's*
10/06/12 Dallas, TX: The Prophet Bar*
10/08/12 Flagstaff, AZ: Orpheum Theater*
10/09/12 Santa Ana, CA: The Observatory*
10/10/12 San Francisco, CA: The Fillmore*
10/11/12 Eugene, OR, WOW Hall*
10/12/12 Seattle, WA: Neptune Theatre*
10/14/12 Salt Lake City, UT: Urban Lounge*
10/15/12 Denver, CO: Bluebird Theater*
10/17/12 Omaha, NE: The Waiting Room*
10/18/12 Minneapolis, MN: Cabooze*
10/19/12 Madison, WI: Majestic Theatre*
10/20/12 Grand Rapids, MI: The Orbit Room*
10/22/12 Bloomington, IN: The Bluebird*
10/23/12 Cleveland, OH: Beachland Ballroom*
10/24/12 Millvale, PA: Mr. Smalls Theatre*
10/25/12 Washington, DC: Black Cat*
10/26/12 Charlottesville, VA: Jefferson Theater*
10/27/12 Philadelphia, PA: Union Transfer*

* w/Shearwater

** w/The Besnard Lakes
*** w/Purling Hiss

Dinosaur Jr. Press Alcove

Dinosaur Jr. at Jagjaguwar
Dinosaur Jr. Official Site
Dinosaur Jr. on Facebook

Letters From A Tapehead


Popular posts from this blog

Ellie Greenwich (1940-2009)

The Mailbox Giveth: Sleaford Mods

What I Heard This Morning: Breton