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KEXP Premiere: The Replacements – Color Me Impressed

Tomorrow, Friday, October 6th, Rhino Records are releasing The Replacements For Sale: Live At Maxwell’s 1986, a two-disc set capturing The Replacements at their mid-career best. Last month, KEXP premiered the live version of “Takin’ A Ride,” and today, we share the band’s ramshackle take on “Color Me Impressed.” Tune in today to The AfternoonRead more…

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KEXP Premiere: The Replacements – Takin’ A Ride (Live)

February 1986. Four scrappy dudes from Minneapolis — Paul Westerberg, Bob Stinson, his brother Tommy Stinson, and Chris Mars — took the stage at Maxwell’s, the now legendary (and defunct) Hoboken venue. It was a memorable show for the now legendary (and defunct) band The Replacements. They had just made their major label debut withRead more…

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KEXP Presents Trouble Boys: the True Story of The Replacements

with author Bob Mehr and former Replacements manager Peter Jesperson Wednesday, July 20th 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM PST [ “RSVP” on Facebook for a reminder! ] Join us Wednesday, July 20th at the KEXP New Home as we celebrate the release of Trouble Boys: the True Story of The Replacements with author Bob MehrRead more…

Live Review: The Replacements with Young Fresh Fellows at the Paramount Theatre 4/9/15

It’s important to note that The Replacements reunion could’ve been a disaster, and not the kind of shambolic splendor that the Minnesota legends used to thrive off of. When they were perpetually drunk underdogs tossing out half-assed covers and barely recognizable versions of their own material, they were confrontational, unpredictable and endearing. It’s what madeRead more…

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Live at Bumbershoot 2014, Day Two: The Replacements, Mission of Burma, The Dismemberment Plan, and The Head and the Heart

The Replacements – 6:15 p.m. Twelve months ago, you could probably count the number of people who thought the Replacements would ever play another gig on two hands. Paul Westerberg hadn’t played live in nearly a decade and Tommy Stinson had been a regularly touring member of Guns N’ Roses for even longer. But, startingRead more…

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Review Revue: The Replacements – Tim

As you might have heard if you’ve been listening to our resident Minneapolitan (a.k.a. Mr. Kevin Cole) at all lately, the original Twin/Tone releases by Twin Cities heroes The Replacements were just reissued by Rhino with all sorts of bonuses, to much joy and celebration. Of course the early indie albums, in all their ragged,Read more…

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The Replacements spotlight on the Afternoon Show with Kevin Cole: <em>Let It Be</em>

Earlier this week, The Replacements re-issued their first four releases in Deluxe Edition form with re-mastered tracks, bonus material, and info-packed booklets: their debut Sorry Ma, Forgot to Take Out the Trash, the EP Stink, Hootenanny, and Let It Be. And I’ll be giving away the whole four CD set on The Afternoon Show today.Read more…

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The Replacements spotlight on the Afternoon Show with Kevin Cole: Hootenanny

Earlier this week, The Replacements re-issued their first four releases in Deluxe Edition form with re-mastered tracks, bonus material, and info-packed booklets: their debut Sorry Ma, Forgot to Take Out the Trash, the EP Stink, Hootenanny, and Let It Be. And I’ll be giving away the whole four CD set on The Afternoon Show today.Read more…

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The Replacements spotlight on the Afternoon Show with Kevin Cole: Stink

Yesterday, The Replacements re-issued their first four releases in Deluxe Edition form with re-mastered tracks, bonus material, and info-packed booklets: their debut Sorry Ma, Forgot to Take Out the Trash, the EP Stink, Hootenanny, and Let It Be. Every day this week, I’m giving away the whole four CD set on The Afternoon Show today!Read more…

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The Replacements spotlight on the Afternoon Show with Kevin Cole: Sorry Ma, Forgot to Take Out the Trash

Today, The Replacements are re-issuing their first four releases in Deluxe Edition form with re-mastered tracks, bonus material, and info-packed booklets: their debut Sorry Ma, Forgot to Take Out the Trash, the EP Stink, Hootenanny, and Let It Be. And I’ll be giving away the whole four CD set on The Afternoon Show today, andRead more…

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