The Replacements
Features // 2 Articles
Columns // 1 Articles
Reviews // 7 Articles
Blogs // 6 Articles
News // 2 Articles
Media // 3 Articles
//Features

Pleased to Meet 'Em: The Replacements' Sire Years
25 Sep 2008 // 5:00 PM

Rhino reissues the second half of the Replacements' discography, from the mid-'80s masterpiece Tim to their laid-back 1990 swan song, All Shook Down.

Anyone Can Play Guitar: The Replacements on Twin/Tone, 1981-1984
21 Apr 2008 // 5:00 PM

With four albums for the independent Minneapolis label Twin/Tone, the 'Mats rendered the hierarchies and caste system of the rock world irrelevant by remaking rock 'n' roll as an anonymous force.

//Columns

Wrote a Song for Everyone: Slim Dunlap's Art/Roots Marriage
3 Jun 2013 // 5:30 PM

Former Replacements guitarist Slim Dunlap's roots run deeper than punk rock, but he's got an arty flare you might not expect from a man who loves Hank Williams and Chuck Berry.

//Reviews

Sun-Drenched '90s Nostalgia at Forecastle Day Three
23 Jul 2014 // 9:00 PM

Forecastle rounded out its 2014 installment with aplomb, proving that it is only going to get bigger and better from here on out.

Various Artists: Songs For Slim, Rockin' Here Tonight: A Benefit Compilation For Slim Dunlap
18 May 2014 // 8:01 PM

The narrators of Dunlap's songs most frequently are life's losers and backsliders, underdogs who wouldn't be comfortable anywhere else.

//Blogs

Hope Despite the Times: 12 Essential Alternative Rock Albums from the 1980s
27 Aug 2014 // 3:24 AM

For those interested in acquainting themselves with alternative rock's rich and diverse early years, Sound Affects has assembled this '80s alt-rock primer.

Favorite Things: The Top 15 Replacements Songs
17 Oct 2012 // 12:00 AM

In the wake of a recently-announced limited-edition covers EP, the merest inkling of a full-fledged Replacements reunion is reason enough to re-explore the revered cult band's songbook. Here are 15 of best songs by one of America's finest rock groups with a full playlist at the end.

//News

Where in the world is Paul Westerberg? Replacements singer has been mostly MIA since 2006
30 Nov 2011 // 2:35 AM

MINNEAPOLIS —Music fans who catch the new video for Glen Campbell’s “Ghost on the Canvas” might really think they’re seeing a ghost. “Let’

Tommy Stinson's new album stays true to his roots
16 Aug 2011 // 1:55 AM

PHILADELPHIA — When Tommy Stinson puts out his excellent new album, "One Man Mutiny," later this month, it will mark only his fifth release — including an

//Blogs

Is Black Widow Still a Hero? Dissecting the Misogynistic Outrage Against the Avengers

// Short Ends and Leader

"Black Widow may very well be the pinnacle of the modern action heroine, so why is there so much backlash about her role in the new Avengers film?

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