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More than most North American cities, Montreal gets it right when it comes to hosting music festivals. Fortunate enough to have a setting like Parc Jean-Drapeau, located in the heart of the city, a…   Read Story »
Noisey's Made In America series travels to different cities around the country to discuss the local music scene with native musicians. The newest installment, "Made In Minnesota," features chats…   Read Story »
The Replacements have begun playing shows again so gradually that we wouldn't blame you if you forgot. They've hit half a dozen festivals so far, and in our experience their set has been really…   Read Story »
Last month, during the second Coachella weekend, Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong joined the reunited Replacements onstage. This past weekend, at Atlanta's Shaky Knees festival, it happened…   Read Story »
The Bumbershoot Festival goes down in venues around Seattle every year on Labor Day weekend, and the lineup for this year's festivities on 8/30-9/1 just came out. As usual, it's a unique assembly of…   Read Story »
I don't know if you've ever talked to a middle-aged Midwestern indie rocker about the Replacements, but it's like walking into a Pentecostal church and asking people there how they feel about Jesus.…   Read Story »
Coachella's second weekend may as well not exist because there's no livestream to prove it's all real but the bands are still in the California desert doing everything all over again. There probably…   Read Story »
The first day of Coachella brought us the first Outkast concert since 2006, the fourth Replacements concert since 1991, and the first time Haim was on the festival grounds legally. (According to…   Read Story »
The reunited Replacements are one of my most anticipated acts at this weekend's Coachella festivities, not because I'm hoping to hear new music but because I've never had the pleasure of seeing them…   Read Story »
The Forecastle Festival returns to Louisville, Kentucky from July 18-20 and boasts a diverse lineup. Beyond the practically obligatory OutKast headliner, Jack White and Beck will spearhead the other…   Read Story »