Uncut May 2015 – Replacements Extravaganza!

The May 2015 issue of Uncut (UK magazine) includes an extensive article on the Replacements, with comments from the current band: The Replacements discuss their storied history and raucous reunion in the new issue of Uncut, dated May 2015 and out now. Original members Paul Westerberg and Tommy Stinson tell the complete story of their reformation, a journey from member Slim Dunlap’s hospital bed to the megafestivals of North America, … Read more →

Record Store Day Releases – April 2015

The Replacements will release a 10″ vinyl EP on Record Store Day, April 18. Originally released only in the UK in 1987, the tracks are: 1. Alex Chilton 2. Nightclub Jitters 3. Election Day 4. Route 66 There will also be a Slim Dunlap RSD release. The Old New Me/Times Like This Double vinyl version of two albums, never before released on vinyl. Visit the RSD site to find a participating … Read more →

“The Replacements: The Studio Albums 1981-1990”: Box Set

replacements boxset press release

The Replacements announced their upcoming box set in typically Matsian fashion: A press release that appears to edited by the band  — i.e. a mention of their nomination to the RRHOF is annotated with “but lost to Cat Stevens and KISS”. Before you get too excited, the April 14 release will not include any material that hasn’t been previously released <sad trombone>. It’s an eight-disc set that includes all studio … Read more →