Marking the send-off of longtime cast members Fred Armisen and Bill Hader, this weekend J appeared in a skit on Saturday Night Live alongside SNL’s Fred Armisen, Bill Hader, Jason Sudeikis and Taran Killam, as well as Carrie Brownstein, Sonic Youth’s Kim Gordon, Aimee Mann, Michael Penn, and the Sex Pistols’ Steve Jones. Watch it here:
J Mascis duets with Sharon Van Etten on John Denver’s “Prisoners” from the new tribute album, “The Music Is You: A Tribute to John Denver.” The song debuted at Pitchfork.com, click HERE to listen and view a video trailer for the album featuring J, Dave Matthews, Lucinda Williams and Allen Stone. The album is out now, get it at Amazon or iTunes.
Congratulations to Zac Childers for winning the Fender/J Mascis signature guitar and Alien Workshop skateboard video contest. Check out his winning video here.