Music Museum of New England
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To preserve, honor and showcase New England’s musical heritage.

Dinosaur Jr.

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Three high school pals in Western Massachusetts -– drummer Emmett (Murph) Murphy, bassist Lou Barlow, and singer-guitarist J Mascis — started playing together in the mid-1980s, churning out the hardcore punkish music with Neil Young-style guitar solos and Mascis’ distinctive nasal vocals that would form the foundation of Dinosaur Jr. Three albums — including 1987′s essential You’re Living All Over Meand ’88′s Bug – and a lot of touring came out of that union, followed by arguments, a breakup and another few albums with only Mascis from the original group. Like another Bay
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