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The 5 Best Moments Of Primavera Sound 2015 Thursday

Just setting a festival in Barcelona means you don't really have to try as hard. Who doesn't feel like going to Spain for a festival…
Ryan Leas | May 29, 2015 - 1:06 pm

Monthly Mix

Stereogum Monthly Mix: September 2012

Fall has fallen, as they say. As a result this month's mix of ten tracks delivered right on time for September's grand finale has all…
Amrit Singh | September 29, 2012 - 9:42 am

Counting Down

The Replacements Albums From Worst To Best

Rock and roll is a business largely founded on a kind of voyeuristic cannibalism: Take the most vulnerable, volatile performers you can find, place them…
Timothy Bracy And Elizabeth Bracy | September 21, 2012 - 2:25 pm

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Beach Slang – “Tommy In The 80s” (Feat. Tommy Stinson)

"Tommy In The 80s," the new song from James Alex's true-rock-believer project Beach Slang, is about listening to Tommy Stinson in the '80s. It sounds…
Tom Breihan | November 7, 2019 - 10:54 am

Stream The Replacements’ Previously Unreleased Studio Recordings With Tom Waits

The Replacements have a new box set out today, Dead Man's Pop, which is focused on ephemera surrounding their 1989 Sire album Don't Tell A
James Rettig | September 27, 2019 - 9:51 am

The Replacements Prep Don’t Tell A Soul Box Set

Back in 2017, the Replacements released For Sale: Live At Maxwell’s 1986, a recording of one of their final shows before the departure of original…
Julia Gray | July 18, 2019 - 10:57 pm

Watch Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong Cover The Replacements With Steven Van Zandt, Tommy Stinson, Others

On New Years Eve, Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong took over the New York club Berlin, playing with a sort of glam-punk all-star squad…
Tom Breihan | January 2, 2018 - 9:16 am


The Replacements – “I Will Dare” (Live At Maxwell’s 1986)

Sometimes, things take time. On 2/4/1986, the Replacements, having just made their major-label debut with Tim and earned a lifetime ban from NBC for swearing…
Peter Helman | September 12, 2017 - 6:58 pm

The Replacements Biography Trouble Boys Has Inspired An Insane Line Of Japanese Streetwear

Last year, the rock writer Bob Mehr published Trouble Boys, an acclaimed biography of midwestern punk legends the Replacements. Sometime since then, the Japanese designer…
Andy Cush / Spin | September 5, 2017 - 1:27 pm


Mourn – “Color Me Impressed” (The Replacements Cover)

The young Barcelona punk band Mourn came out strong in 2015 with their self-titled debut album, and they followed it up last year with Ha,
Tom Breihan | August 22, 2017 - 10:42 am

Noted Replacements Fan Tim Kaine Got To Jam With Tommy Stinson

Former Democratic vice presidential candidate and United States Senator Tim Kaine notably likes the Replacements, and over the weekend he got the chance to jam…
James Rettig | April 26, 2017 - 5:50 pm

Members Of Blondie, MC5, The Replacements, & The Heartbreakers Form Supergroup For Benefit Concert

Members of punk legacy acts Blondie, MC5, the Replacements, and the Heartbreakers have assembled to form a supergroup for one night only. Clem Burke (Blondie),…
Collin Robinson | October 25, 2016 - 12:14 pm

Watch Spiral Stairs Play Pavement With Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks At His 50th Birthday Event

Pavement guitarist Scott Kannberg, also known as Spiral Stairs, celebrated his 50th birthday in August. This weekend, to mark the occasion, he's holding a two-day…
Peter Helman | October 2, 2016 - 2:49 pm

Beach Slang – “Punks In A Disco Bar”

It's been less than a year since Beach Slang's debut The Things We Do To Find People Like Us was named Album Of The Week,…
Zac Gelfand | July 13, 2016 - 2:07 pm

Katy Goodman & Greta Morgan – “Bastards Of Young” (The Replacements Cover) (Stereogum Premiere)

Katy Goodman of La Sera and Greta Morgan of Springtime Carnivore have teamed up for an album of punk covers entitled Take It, It's Yours.
Pranav Trewn | June 22, 2016 - 3:06 pm

The Replacements’ Paul Westerberg Eulogizes Prince

Prince's Purple Rain and the Replacements' Let It Be, two canonical albums, came out of the same city, Minneapolis, in the same year, 1984. How…
Tom Breihan | April 22, 2016 - 3:20 pm

Titus Andronicus And Craig Finn Covered Each Other’s “No Future”

Titus Andronicus and the Hold Steady are two of the greatest bands mining the intersection of punk and classic rock, so it's good and right…
Chris DeVille | February 22, 2016 - 3:27 pm

The I Don’t Cares – “Born For Me”

The I Don't Cares is the project of the Replacements' Paul Westerberg paired with Boston singer Juliana Hatfield that began shortly after the Replacements' reunion…
Grace Birnstengel | January 20, 2016 - 9:24 pm
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