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Dinosaur Jr.

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Year of birth : 1983

Age: 32 year

Citizenship : United States

Biography

In 1985, the year the group Dinosaur recorded their first self-titled album at his home studio of his friend ,Gerald Kosloya. The album did not have great musical and commercial success, but its name has attracted the attention of musicians, another group of the same name Dinosaur, previously created forces of former members of the rock group Jefferson Airplane and Country Joe & the Fish.

The band`s history began in 1983, it was when the two musicians classmates ,Joseph D. Maskis and Lou Barlow created a duet titled Dinosaur (just before they left the band Deep Wound). The new collective Maksis played the guitar and sang, Barlow banging on drums. A year later, the group was joined Emmett Patrick Murphy. Since Murphy was also a drummer ,Lou Barlow had to abandon the strike and to focus on the bass guitar.

In 1985, the year the group Dinosaur recorded their first self-titled album at his home studio of his friend, Gerald Kosloya. The album did not have great musical and commercial success ,but its name has attracted the attention of another group of musicians under the same name Dinosaur, previously created forces of former members of the rock group Jefferson Airplane and Country Joe & the Fish.

Began strife.

As a result of a brief showdown Maskis, Barlow and Murphy renamed his trio Dinosaur Jr. and almost immediately, in 1987, the year ,released their second album "You`re Living All Over Me". The disc had a giddy success, guitar nois Maksis returned to its former glory progressive and indie rock. Inspired by the success of the band after a year recorded another good album - "Bug".

In 1989, the year the group left Lou Barlow began work on his own project Sebadoh.After parting with bassist Maskis he began searching for a new one. He has invited a group of different artists, such as Van Conner and Michael Johnson, but the decline continued in the works. In place of a more or less decent album "Green Mind" (in 1991.) and "Where You Been" (1993 rd year) came "Jayloumurph" plain plate (1993) and "Without a Sound" (1994) . The latter was written without the participation of Murphy, who had by then left the band.

In 1997, the year after the release of the album "Hand It Over", which critics recognized the good work Maskisa group Dinosaur Jr. finally broke up. In 2000-the year the musicians have tried to reunite, but due to an accident with Joseph D. Maskisom, co-creation failed.

In the 2005`s the case team went smoothly. Merge reissued the first three studio album Dinosaur Jr. with new bonus tracks, and the following year the band went on tour.

In the 2007th year ,after completion of the tour, the band Dinosaur Jr. He released a new album "Beyond" and began to work on the next, with the working title "Farm". Records released in summer of 2009.

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