Tommy Keene (1958 – 2017)

Such terrible and sad news to report. Legendary power pop singer-songwriter Tommy Keene has died. From his website: Power-pop legend, acclaimed singer-songwriter, and venerated guitarist Tommy Keene has died. The 59 year-old Keene passed away unexpectedly, but peacefully, in his sleep at his Los Angeles area home on Wednesday. Keene – who recorded for Geffen, Matador Records, and Second Motion, among others – built an impressive and acclaimed catalog over … Read more →

Live At Maxwell’s: Reviews + Swag

If you are coveting the awesome promo goodies for Live At Maxwell’s here’s your very own paper dolls. Da Capo Press, publishers of “Trouble Boys” by Bob Mehr, is giving away THREE prize packs! Big giveaway for fans of The Replacements! Follow us @dacapomusicbooks and tag a friend below in order to enter to win everything you see here! We’ll pick 3 winners, drawing will close on Friday 10/13. We … Read more →

“Live At Maxwell’s” Sweet Promo Goodies

Caveat: I can’t tell you how to get your hands on this stuff – but it’s too cool not to share. Bob Mehr and Rhino Marketing Guy Jason Reynolds have both posted some truly covetable stuff on Instagram (those matches!) Got a light??? Here's a peek at more of the cool marketing goodies Rhino's Jason Reynolds has come up with for The Replacements "Live at Maxwell's 1986" – available for … Read more →

Preview 6 Tracks From “For Sale: Live at Maxwell’s”

We are closing in the October 6 release of “For Sale: Live At Maxwell’s 1986” and to whet our appetites, Rhino has released some preview tracks and they sound GOOD and I can’t hardly wait for the whole thing! Enjoy and pre-order your copy today! FOR SALE: LIVE AT MAXWELL’S 1986 Disc One “Hayday” “Color Me Impressed” “Dose Of Thunder” “Fox On The Run” “Hold My Life” “I Will Dare” … Read more →