Bits + Pieces: Listen to The Sinclair Show; Band’s Day Off

Bradley’s Almanac, a Boston music blog, posted a great overview of The Sinclair show, including audio of the entire show. He nails the anxiety and ticket frenzy that led up to the show:  “There was bitchin’, there was beggin’, there was resignation and self-righteousness. The Craigslist “TICKETS WANTED!” posts piled up, along with Facebook event page pleading, with offers of favors, cash, and eternal gratitude.” See his Flickr album for show … Read more →

Interviews: Tommy Stinson & Ben Perlstein

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel interviewed both Tommy and Ben Perlstein (Tommy’s manager and co-manager of The Replacements) in advance of Saturday’s show in Milwaukee. Tommy Stinson on reunited Replacements: ‘We’re roughly the same dudes’ “Especially for some of the songs, I miss Bob over there. I miss that from when I was a kid. But I don’t dwell on it,” Stinson said. But Stinson claims “we’re roughly the same dudes, … Read more →