The Replacements
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Reviews // 7 Articles
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News // 2 Articles
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//Features

Pleased to Meet 'Em: The Replacements' Sire Years
25 Sep 2008 // 6:00 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 // 6:00 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 // 6:30 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 // 10:00 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 // 9:01 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 // 4:24 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 // 1:00 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 // 3:35 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 // 2:55 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

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Ubisoft Understands the Art of the Climb

// Moving Pixels

"Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed and Grow Home epitomize the art of the climb.

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