On November 28th, Sub Pop will release J Mascis’ cover of the Mazzy Star classic “Fade Into You,” as a Record Store Day Black Friday exclusive. The 7” single features “Fade Into You” on the A-side, and the previously-unreleased “Outside” on the B-side, which was recorded during sessions for Tied to a Star. The “Fade Into You” single is limited to 4000 copies worldwide. J Mascis will resume his 2014:Read More
Mazzy Star is an American alternative rock band formed in Santa Monica, California, in 1989 from the group Opal, a collaboration of guitarist David Roback and bassist Kendra Smith. Roback’s friend Hope Sandoval became the group’s vocalist when Smith left the band.
Mazzy Star is probably best known for the song “Fade into You” which brought the band some success in the mid-1990s and was the group’s biggest mainstream hit, earning extensive exposure on MTV, VH1, and radio airplay. Roback and Sandoval are the creative center of the band, with Sandoval as lyricist and Roback as composer of the majority of the band’s material.
Following news of their fifth album ‘Too Much Information’ and its arrival in February 2014, Maxïmo Park announce a UK tour and details of a special limited deluxe version of the album which sees the band cover selected songs from a variety of artists including The Fall, Leonard Cohen and Mazzy Star.Read More
Mazzy Star release their eagerly anticipated fourth studio album, Seasons Of Your Day tomorrow, September 24th, 2013. Seasons Of Your Day was produced by David Roback and Hope Sandoval. The album is being released on their own label, Rhymes Of An Hour Records, distributed through INgrooves. Formats will include CD,Read More
Seasons of Your Day is the first album by Mazzy Star in seventeen years. However they never fully took a break since the album was recorded sporadically between 1997 and 2012 in California, Norway and London.Read More
Mazzy Star will release a video for the song “California” next month. The band performed a series of concerts in 2012 and will be announcing new North American and European tour dates for the fall of 2013.Read More