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Beyond ~ Dinosaur Jr.
Beyond ~ Dinosaur Jr.
5.0 out of 5 stars Beyond Everything, 6 May 2007
As a long-time fan of Dinosaur Jr I have to day that this new LP is right up there with their greatest works, like Your Living All Over Me and Bug. The Lou Barlow songs are brilliant, and J Mascis revisits his entire output during the 1990's, as well as his solo ventures. Standouts? Depends on what mood you are in but 'What if I knew' and 'Almost Ready' are instant classics, 'Were Not Alone' is a thing of beauty, and 'Pick Me Up' has that weird progressive rock riffing, culminating in a supercharged slurry of amazing guitar work. I just cant think of any other band being able to command this kind of energy more than twenty years after the first got it togther in Amherst in the halcyon days… Read more

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