Replacements News is “Coming Soon”

In addition to the surprise of new music from Paul, there’s also some kind of Replacements news on the way, or so it seems. While the Mats do have social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram), posts are few and far between. This was posted on Twitter and Facebook last week: Coming soon… pic.twitter.com/X8hhyGEJuS — The Replacements (@TheReplacements) July 13, 2017 What could it be? In an article on Paul’s new … Read more →

I Don’t Cares on Instagram

Juliana Hatfield and Josh Freese have both share posts on Instagram this week that indicate the IDCs are currently making music in MN. More to come? caught in the act (of breaking a string) A photo posted by @julianahatfield on Feb 16, 2016 at 12:58pm PST Packed up some cameras, a few pairs of sticks and some warm clothes. Next stop, Minneapolis. A photo posted by Josh Freese (@joshfreese) on Feb … Read more →

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 →

Billboard Asks “Are The Replacements Done?”

Are the Replacements Done? Paul Westerberg’s T-Shirts May Hold the Answer Billboard says: After waiting 22-years for a Replacements reunion that seemed all but impossible, the band’s relatively brief reformation may soon be over, according to a source with knowledge of the situation. The band’s long-awaited Back By Unpopular Demand reunion tour, which kicked off in April, is seemingly done and short-lived after the last European date on June 5 … Read more →