The Replacements - Page 4

Calexico – “Unsatisfied” (The Replacements Cover)

Last year, the dusky Arizona roots-rock band Calexico released their album Algiers, and on their new Maybe On Monday EP, the band includes a couple…
Tom Breihan | June 26, 2013 - 12:31 pm

Download Wilco’s Full Solid Sound Covers Set

This past weekend, Wilco hosted and headlined their annual Massachusetts festival Solid Sound, starting off the weekend with a crazy 27-song set of covers. We've…
Tom Breihan | June 24, 2013 - 10:12 am

The Replacements Announce Reunion Shows

Legendary sloppy-transcendent Minneapolis punks the Replacements broke up in 1991, and they haven't played any shows since then. But last year, frontman Paul Westerberg and…
Tom Breihan | June 13, 2013 - 9:05 am

The Replacements – “I’m Not Sayin'” (Gordon Lightfoot Cover)

Argue all you like about whether the Replacements reunion should be termed a "reunion" -- or, for that matter, "The Replacements" -- but you'd be…
Michael Nelson | February 26, 2013 - 5:34 pm

The Replacements Reunite For New EP

It's only Paul Westerberg and Tommy Stinson, but the legendary Minneapolis punks the Replacements are back together and about to release some new music. The…
Tom Breihan | October 3, 2012 - 5:48 pm

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

The Anniversary

Pleased To Meet Me Turns 25

As is the case with any impassioned faith-based group, opinion amongst ardent Replacements fans regarding what constitutes their best work is vocal and fractious. Many…
Timothy Bracy And Elizabeth Bracy | July 6, 2012 - 4:58 pm

Watch Against Me! & Joan Jett Cover The Replacements’ “Androgynous”

As free and independent human thinkers we're entitled to differ about an infinite number of things in this life. It's beautiful, really. All the autonomous…
Amrit Singh | June 9, 2012 - 12:31 pm

Watch Patrick Stickles, Craig Finn, Tommy Ramone Cover “Bastards Of Young”

The all-star tandem of Titus Andronicus' Patrick Stickles, The Hold Steady's Craig Finn, and Tommy Ramone (along with Jesse Malin and Dave Hause) got together…
Corban Goble | November 18, 2011 - 9:00 am

Our Band Could Be Your Life Tribute @ Bowery Ballroom, NYC 5/22/11

It's ten years since Michael Azerrad first published his defining DIY '80s scene portrait Our Band Could Be Your Life, which covered an independent music…
Amrit Singh | May 23, 2011 - 10:01 am

Paul Westerberg Is Mr. F

As TwentyFourBit reports, the occasionally prolific Mr. W is releasing a two-song 7" (and bonus digital download) as Mr. F. The vinyl tracks are called…
Brandon Stosuy | November 1, 2010 - 10:28 am

Mates Of State – “I Will Dare” (The Replacements Cover) Live Video

We first glommed onto the A.V. Club's covers project via Owen Pallett's take on Guided By Voices' "Game Of Pricks"; in the subsequent weeks more
Amrit Singh | August 4, 2010 - 11:30 am

Band Of Horses Cover The Replacements

Band Of Horses did "Can't Hardly Wait" for a live, in-studio acoustic performance at Columbus, Ohio's CD101.1FM. Singer Ben Bridwell begins by saying they've never…
jessica | May 18, 2010 - 11:50 am

Hole Is Back, Sort Of

Courtney Love lost guardianship of Frances Bean and then lost her shit on Facebook. Now it seems like she's again lost the part of the…
Brandon Stosuy | January 6, 2010 - 5:58 pm