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Watch Richard Ayoade be a part of Dinosaur Jr. on stage in London

Actor, comic and director Richard Ayoade joined Dinosaur Jr. on stage at their London present final evening (November 13) as a particular visitor.

The rock veterans are presently finishing a four-night residency at The Storage in Islington in honour of the thirtieth anniversary of their fifth studio LP, ‘The place You Been’.

Final evening (November 13), Ayoade joined the band on stage and performed guitar throughout a stay rendition of ‘The Lung’.

The actor and director is not any stranger to the music world. He has beforehand labored with bands corresponding to Arctic Monkeys, Vampire Weekend, Yeah Yeah Yeahs and The Final Shadow Puppets, directing just a few of their music movies. Arctic Monkeys and The Final Shadow Puppets frontman Alex Turner additionally teamed up with Ayoade, creating the soundtrack to his 2010 indie movie Submarine.


Thanks for jamming on The Lung, Richard. And because of Tiffany Anders, Andrew Innes and Jim Jones for sitting in final evening. Again for evening 2 of 4 celebrating The place You Been tonight at The Storage #dinosaurjr #jmascis #loubarlow #guitartok #richardayoade #guitartok #london #theitcrowd

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Again in 2015, Ayoade performed an interview for NME wherein he spoke along with his musical hero, Dinosaur Jr.’s very personal J Mascis.

The director opened as much as the guitarist about his first gig being the band’s 1992 tour with Blur and My Bloody Valentine.

“I went to see them at Brixton Academy [April 5, 1992], and I didn’t know folks would leap up and down. So I received to the entrance and thought, ‘That is nice’,” he mentioned. “Then everybody began leaping and somebody’s shoulder went into the underside of my jaw and I spat out a tooth,” he mentioned.

Mascis replied with: “I suppose you didn’t want that one anyway…”

Talking about Dinosaur Jr., Ayoade mentioned: “They’re my favorite band, each a part of it’s nice, there’s nothing that isn’t. You simply really feel every little thing may be very rigorously considered after which once you see them stay there may be a lot improvisation.”

In different information, Dinosaur Jr are set to play Bearded Idea pageant 2024 as a part of their UK unique performances.

Jane’s Habit are set to headline the occasion with a UK-exclusive efficiency. Additionally scheduled to look are Future IslandsAmyl And The SniffersSleaford ModsOrbitalBob Vylan and extra.

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