Eagles Ballroom, Milwaukee, WI | May 2, 2015

Someone commented on Facebook that this might have been the best show of the tour; it certainly had an outstanding set list. Set List Takin a Ride | Favorite Thing | Color Me Impressed | Seen Your Video | Kissin’ in Action | I’m in Trouble | Little Mascara | Waitress in the Sky | Valentine | Nobody | Kiss Me on the Bus | Androgynous | I Want You … Read more →

The Riviera Theatre, Chicago, IL | April 29, 2015

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This was the first of two (rapidly) sold-out shows in Chicago and the plaid suits were busted out for the occasion. No big surprises on the set list, though there was a very brief attempt at “Rattlesnake”, which was a first for the reunion shows. Paul’s set list from last night. They stuck to it…sorta. #thereplacements A photo posted by Johnny Chastain (@johnnywashere86) on Apr 30, 2015 at 11:38am PDT Set … Read more →

The Sinclair, Cambridge, MA | April 27, 2015

The Replacements headlined the first night of Converse Rubber Tracks Live Boston, a free five-night event sponsored by Converse. Tickets were given away by Converse via a lottery last week and then the band itself gave away more tickets to their fans directly over the weekend. The opening act was a local band, The Young Leaves; Dinosaur Jr. was on next and then…the Mats. Photo by Tim Bugbee for DigBoston … Read more →

The Fillmore, Denver, CO | April 19, 2015

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The Denver show closed out the first half of the tour and the band will be on a break until their show at Converse Rubber Tracks Live on April 27.  Here’s what The Denver Post had to say (“The Replacements at the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver”): Maybe this was the show ‘Mats fans always wanted 20 years ago: Sober, no-nonsense, (mostly) coherent and, best of all: Not cut prematurely short … Read more →