Dinosaur Jr. discography

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Dinosaur Jr. discography
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Dinosaur Jr in concert.
Studio albums 11
Live albums 2
Compilation albums 7
Video albums 1
EPs 15
Singles 14

The discography of Dinosaur Jr., an Amherst, Massachusetts-based alternative rock band, consists of eleven studio albums, two live albums, fifteen extended plays (EP), seven compilations, and several singles.[1] The band's first album Dinosaur was released under Homestead Records, and the majority of the band's albums were released under Blanco y Negro Records.[1]

Albums[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Album details Peak positions
US
[2]
UK
[3]
AUS
[4]
Dinosaur
You're Living All Over Me
  • Released: 1987
  • Label: SST / Merge (reissue)
  • Format:
Bug
  • Released: 1988
  • Label: SST / Merge (reissue)
  • Format:
Green Mind 168 36
Where You Been
  • Released: 1993
  • Label: Blanco y Negro / Sire / Rhino (reissue)
  • Format:
50 10 45
Without a Sound
  • Released: 1994
  • Label: Blanco y Negro / Sire
  • Format:
44 24 13
Hand It Over
  • Released: 1997
  • Label: Blanco y Negro / Sire
  • Format:
188 82
Beyond 69 52 94
Farm 29 80
I Bet on Sky
  • Released: 2012
  • Label: Jagjaguwar
  • Format:
51 73 97
Give a Glimpse of What Yer Not
  • Released: August 5, 2016
  • Label: Jagjaguwar
  • Format: CD, vinyl, download
72 23 38

Live albums[edit]

Album details
Bug: Live At The 9:30 Club, Washington, DC, June 2011
  • Released: 2012
  • Label: Outer Battery Records
  • Format:
Chocomel Daze
  • Released: 2012
  • Label: Merge Records
  • Format:

Compilation albums[edit]

Year Title Label
1991 Fossils SST
Whatever's Cool with Me Sire
1999 BBC: In Session Strange Fruit
2001 Ear-Bleeding Country: The Best of Dinosaur Jr Rhino

EPs and singles[edit]

Year Title Tracks Label
1985 Repulsion
  • A: "Repulsion"
  • B: "Bulbs of Passion"
Homestead Records (1983)
1987 Little Fury Things
  • A: "Little Fury Things" (3:07)
  • B: "In a Jar" (3:28); "Show Me the Way" (3:49)
SST
1988 Freak Scene
  • A: "Freak Scene" (3:35)
  • B: "Keep the Glove" (2:51)
1989 Just Like Heaven
1990 The Wagon
  • A: "The Wagon"
  • B: "Better Than Gone"
Glitterhouse / Sub Pop
1991 The Wagon
  • "The Wagon" (4:57)
  • "Pebbles + Weeds" (5:23)
  • "The Little Baby" (4:31)
  • "Quicksand" (Wagon reprise) (4:29)
Blanco y Negro / Sire
Whatever's Cool with Me
  • "Whatever's Cool With Me" (4:34)
  • "Sideways" (4:11)
  • "Thumb" (live) (7:42)
  • "Keep the Glove" (live) (3:16)
1992 Get Me (12")
  • Side A: "Get Me"
  • Side B: "Hot Burrito #2", "Quest" (live)
Blanco y Negro (UK)
1993 Start Choppin'
  • "Start Choppin" (5:39)
  • "Turnip Farm" (5:49)
  • "Forget It" (4:04)
Blanco y Negro / Sire
Out There (CD1)
  • "Out There" (5:55)
  • "Quest" (live) (5:48)
  • "Kracked" (live) (3:29)
  • "Keeblin'" (3:41)
Out There (CD2)
  • "Out There" (5:57)
  • "Get Me" (Peel session) (4:18)
  • "Severed Lips" (Goodier session) (2:56)
  • "Thumb" (Goodier session) (3:03)
1994 Feel the Pain
  • "Feel the Pain" (4:18)
  • "Get Out of This" (no words just solo) (5:30)
  • "Repulsion" (acoustic live at CBGB's) (2:41)
1995 I Don't Think So
  • "I Don't Think So" (3:30)
  • "What Else Is New" (live) (10:13)
  • "Sludge" (live) (8:22)
1997 Take a Run at the Sun
  • "Take a Run at the Sun" (3:33)
  • "Don't You Think It's Time" (2:29)
  • "The Pickle Song" (1:45)
I'm Insane
  • A: "I'm Insane"
  • B: "I Misunderstood"
Trade 2 / Island
2007 Been There All the Time
  • A: "Been There All the Time"
  • B: "Back to Your Heart"
Fat Possum Records
2009 Pieces
  • A: "Pieces" (4:27)
  • B: "Houses" (3:35)
Jagjaguwar
Over It
  • A: "Over It"
  • B: "Tarpit" (Live)
Play It Again Sam
I Don't Wanna Go There
  • A: "I Don't Wanna Go There"
  • B: "Tarpit"
Jagjaguwar
2012 Watch the Corners
  • A: "Watch the Corners"
  • B: "Now the Fall"
Now the Fall
  • A: "Now the Fall"
  • B: "Ricochet"

Singles[edit]

Year Title US Modern Rock
[5]
UK
[3]
UK Indie
[6]
Album
1988 "Freak Scene" - - 7 Bug
1989 "Just Like Heaven" - 78 2 Fossils
1991 "The Wagon" 22 49 - Green Mind
1992 "Get Me" - 44 - Where You Been
1993 "Start Choppin'" 3 20 -
"Out There" - 44 -
1994 "Feel the Pain" 4 25 - Without a Sound
1995 "I Don't Think So" - 67 -
1997 "Take a Run at the Sun" - 53 - Hand It Over (UK and Australian versions only)
2007 "Almost Ready" - - - Beyond
"Been There All the Time" UK 7" - - -
"Crumble" UK 7" - - -
2009 "Over It"UK 7" - - - Farm
"Pieces"7" - - -

Other appearances[edit]

Year Track(s) Title Label
1989 "Lotta Love" The Bridge: A Tribute to Neil Young Caroline
"I'll Feel a Whole Lot Better" Time Between – A Tribute to The Byrds Imaginary
1993 "Missing Link" (with Del Tha Funky Homosapien) Judgment Night (Music From the Motion Picture) Largo Entertainment
"Out There" Music from the Motion Picture Wayne's World 2 Reprise
1994 "Turnip Farm" Reality Bites: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack RCA
"Goin' Blind" Kiss My Ass: Classic Kiss Regrooved Mercury
"I Misunderstood" Beat the Retreat (Songs by Richard Thompson) EMI
"Blah" Melrose Place: The Music Giant
"Get Me" Triple J Hottest 100, Volume 1 ABC Music
1995 "Feel the Pain" Triple J Hottest 100, Volume 2 ABC Music
2003 "Feel the Pain" The Work of Director Spike Jonze Labels
2009 "The Backyard" Ciao My Shining Star: The Songs of Mark Mulcahy Shout! Factory
2012 "Start Choppin'" Chasing Mavericks Sony Classical

Music Videos[edit]

  • "Little Fury Things" (1987)
  • "Freak Scene" (1988)
  • "No Bones" (1988)
  • "Just Like Heaven" (1989)
  • "The Wagon" (1990)
  • "Whatever's Cool with Me" (U.S. Ver.)(1991)
  • "Whatever's Cool with Me" (U.K. Ver.)(1991)
  • "Thumb" (1991)
  • "Get Me" (1992)
  • "Start Choppin'" (1993)
  • "Out There" (1993)
  • "Goin' Home" (1993)
  • "Feel the Pain" (1994)
  • "I Don't Think So" (1995)
  • "Take a Run at the Sun" (1997)
  • "I'm Insane" (1997)
  • "Almost Ready" (2007)
  • "Been There All the Time" (2007)
  • "Over It" (2009)
  • "Watch the Corners" (2012)
  • "Pierce the Morning Rain" (2013)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Dinosaur Jr.: Discography
  2. ^ "Dinosaur Jr. - Chart history (Billboard 200)". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved June 17, 2013. 
  3. ^ a b "Official Charts Company - Dinosaur Jr. discography". Official Charts Company. Retrieved June 30, 2016. 
  4. ^ "australian-charts.com - Discography Dinosaur Jr.". Hung Medien. Retrieved August 18, 2016. 
  5. ^ "Dinosaur Jr. - Awards". AllMusic. Archived from the original on January 15, 2016. Retrieved June 17, 2013. 
  6. ^ "Cherry Red archive of 1980s Indie singles chart". Cherry Red Records. Archived from the original on December 17, 2007. Retrieved August 1, 2008.