Primavera Sound, Portugal – Replacements Over?

All news about the actual set played last night has been completely overshadowed by a story initially posted by Pitchfork and then picked up by many other outlets: Paul Westerberg Says The Replacements Just Played Their Final Show During the band’s performance at Primavera Porto today, The Replacements’ Paul Westerberg announced that this would be the last time that the band plays together. After saying that the band stayed at the … Read more →

Roundhouse, London | June 3, 2015

The June 3 show was stellar, as you can/see hear in these videos posted by Andy Leng. I continue to have challenges embedding Facebook video so here’s a link to a video of “Skyway” and “If Only You Were Lonely” posted by Alan McAlister. The set list included some changes from night 1. FUCK YES, THE REPLACEMENTS! Thank you, Dave The Bouncer. You are my hero. #thereplacements #roundhouse A photo … Read more →

London Night 2: Shirt Watch #19

Front message: I HAVE ALWAYS LOVED YOU Back message: NOW I MUST WHORE MY PAST Paul said at one of the early shows on the tour that the message on the front was for the audience and the message on the back was for the band. Since there is still one more show to go (tomorrow in Portugal), maybe tomorrow night with be punctuation?   … Read more →

Roundhouse, London | June 2, 2015

The set list for the first London show was insanely great and included “Dust My Broom” and a 5 song encore that ended with “Another Girl, Another Planet”. #thereplacements #backbyunpopulardemand #london #setlist A photo posted by James Garner (@mrmojorisin62) on Jun 2, 2015 at 3:22pm PDT Set List Takin a Ride | I’m in Trouble | Favorite Thing | Tommy Gets His Tonsils Out | Valentine | Waitress in the … Read more →

London Night 1: Shirt Watch #18

Front message: I HAVE ALWAYS LOVED YO Back message: NOW I MUST WHORE MY PAS I think we see where this is going. I’m guessing that there’s only one more letter, even though there are two more shows (London 6/3 and Portugal 6/8). Perhaps the last night is saved for punctuation?   … Read more →