Coachella | April 18, 2014

Bille Joe Armstrong & The Mats

Weekend 2 of Coachella was something different, that’s for sure. The band was joined by Billie Joe Armstrong, playing in at times for Paul, who spent part of the show either stretched out or sitting on a couch on stage. Paul walked out with a cane and was dealing with back problems, which have cropped up and affected other shows as far back (no pun) as 193. Billie Joe also appeared to … Read more →

Coachella | April 11, 2014

paul westerberg coachella 2014

I’ve listed a few reviews below and  the consensus seems to be that the crowd was smaller than expected but the band sounded great, despite a few lyrical flubs. Paul’s acerbic humor seems to have been lost on a few reviewers. • Replacements play Coachella – Star-Tribune • Coachella: Five thoughts from Day 1 – Las Vegas Weekly • COACHELLA 2014: The Replacements delight with reunion set – The Press-Enterprise … Read more →