Apr 25 2015

The Replacements Back on Track: Recording New Music, Vinyl Box Sets, Documentary Planned | Billboard

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Also on tap is a biography titled Trouble Boys, (penned by Memphis Commercial Appeal writer Bob Mehr) and a deal for a documentary with “Oscar-winning filmmakers” is currently in the works. Hill also mentions a project for later in the year that he claims is going to “huge.” via The Replacements Back on Track: Recording New

Mar 18 2015

Sold out: Replacements’ “Let It Be” on Twin/Tone vinyl | Artcetera | StarTribune.com

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The party is over for the Replacements’ “Let It Be” on original Twin/Tone vinyl. Thirty-one years after the legendary album hit stores, the last sealed copy of it from Twin/Tone Records’ original stock pressing was sold earlier this week, according to Twin Cities record retail guru John Kass. Thus, for at least the next few

Mar 6 2015

Hey, You Can Buy the Entire Replacements’ Catalog Again If’N You Want

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The folks at Rhino are repackaging all those remasters from 2008 and going to sell them to you again. Wahoo. So if you want you can get The Complete Studio Albums 1981-1990 on April 14th. No fooling.

Feb 9 2015

Seattle, Milwaukee, Portland, SanFran and LA, and a bunch more places that aren’t Minneapolis. Check it out at The Current

Dec 22 2014

Merry Matsmas: A New Jam, ‘Poke Me in My Cage’

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It’s a 24ish minute instrumental jam because, of course.

Oct 28 2014

Is the Replacements’ 2014 reunion making up for a career of meager paydays? | MinnPost

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There’s more product in the pipeline, including a likely live DVD. “We’ve been filming and documenting the shows since the comeback,” says Hill. He notes that the band might “quite possibly” do more concerts in 2015 and allows “there will be a new recording of some sort at some point.” via Is the Replacements’ 2014

Oct 23 2014

A Tribute to The Replacements | First Avenue

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Featuring THE MELISMATICS, TWO HARBORS, FRANKIE TEARDROP, BNLX, STEREO CONFESSION, BLACK DIET, THE BLACKBERRY BRANDY BOYS, MAD RIPPLE HOOT FOR SLIM and more in the Mainroom and the EntryPlus a performance of Don’t Tell A Soul with special guests vocalistsA Benefit for The Slim Dunlap Fund and Twin Cities Music Community Trust via A Tribute

May 3 2014

You lose! Replacements tickets sold out in minutes | StarTribune.com

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This bums me out muchly for those Westernerds who weren’t able to scoop up a ticket. A majority of the Replacements fans who tried to buy tickets to the band’s long-awaited “homecoming” concert got nowhere as fast as they can this morning. Tickets for the Minneapolis rock legends’ Sept. 13 at Midway Stadium sold out

May 2 2014

The Replacements Tap Minnesota Twins’ ‘Minnie and Paul’ Logo – Speakeasy – WSJ

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But for the small, but influential group that is both die-hard fans of the raucous Minneapolis band the Replacements and the Minnesota Twins, the unveiling of the poster for the Replacements’ first local show in 23 years is a cause for celebration. via The Replacements Tap Minnesota Twins’ ‘Minnie and Paul’ Logo – Speakeasy – WSJ.