1. The Replacements Rock Homecoming Concert at Minnesota Stadium

    September 14, 2014 2:50 PM EDT The Replacements played 31 songs at its first hometown appearance in 23. The Replacements took the stage Saturday (Sept. 13) night at Midway Stadium in St. Paul, Minn., clad in identical matching plaid suits, as the final notes of “Surfin’ Bird” b ...

  2. Songs For Slim Project Benefits Former Replacements Guitarist

    March 10, 2013 11:00 AM EDT "We will always play together in some fashion," Tommy Stinson says of the Replacements' future Last December, Peter Jesperson, the music executive who signed and managed the Replacements, paid a visit to the band's former gui ...

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  4. The Replacements Reuniting for Covers Set

    October 03, 2012 9:54 PM EDT 0 0 0 The Replacements will be back with a new covers EP, according to Rolling Stone . The iconic '80s act, which last reunited in 2006, have recorded four tracks in a hometown Minneapolis studio. The band was down to a duo of original members for th ...

  5. Westerberg, Stinson 'Mess Around' In Minneapolis

    October 06, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Giving fans further hope for some kind of Replacements reunion, group principals Paul Westerberg and Tommy Stinson joined forces last month to "mess around" in Minneapolis with Soul Asylum/Prince drum Giving fans further hope for some kind ...

  6. The Billboard Q&A: The Replacements

    April 22, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Looking back, if there was a single driving force nudging Chris Mars, Bob and Tommy Stinson and Paul Westerberg out of a Minneapolis garage and into the world, it was desperation. Looking back, if there was a single driving force nudging Chris Mars, ...

  7. The Billboard Q&A: The Replacements' Tommy Stinson

    April 22, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 At the risk of sounding corny, is there one of the first four albums that holds a warmer spot in your heart than the others? Paul noted that you and Chris Mars probably got a lot more emotional than he did while listening to these reissues, and goin ...

  8. Replacements Leaving Door Open For Reunion

    April 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With the first phase of a long-awaited reissue campaign beginning this week, the Replacements are back in the spotlight 17 years removed from their breakup. Even more notable: principal members Paul W With the first phase of a long-awaited reissue c ...

  9. Friend: Westerberg Suffers Severe Hand Injury

    December 22, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Paul Westerberg severely injured his left hand and could be sidelined for an extended period of time. According to a blog posting from Jim Walsh, a Minneapolis writer and friend of the former Replacem Paul Westerberg severely injured his left hand a ...

  10. Westerberg Open To More Stinson Collaborations

    September 05, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Paul Westerberg and Tommy Stinson got a taste of what working together again meant when they recently overheard a Sony Pictures executive's telephone conversation. Paul Westerberg and Tommy Stinson got a taste of what working together again mea ...

  11. 'Message' In A Bottle

    June 11, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Ending more than a decade of acrimony, surviving Replacements members Paul Westerberg, Tommy Stinson and Chris Mars reunited to record two new songs for the Rhino retrospective, "Don't You Know Who I Ending more than a decade of acrimony, ...

  12. Replacements Reunite For New Songs

    March 29, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 As tipped yesterday (March 28) on Billboard's Jaded Insider blog, Replacements members Paul Westerberg, Tommy Stinson and Chris Mars have reunited to record two new songs for an upcoming retrospective As tipped yesterday (March 28) on Billboard ...

  13. Golden Smog In 'Fine' Form On New Album

    February 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Lost Highway has set July 18 as the release date for "Another Fine Day," the first release in eight years from Golden Smog. Lost Highway has set July 18 as the release date for "Another Fine Day," the first release in eight years ...

  14. Replacements Reissues Finally On The Way

    July 31, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 After a series of delays, the first four albums by Minneapolis rock legends the Replacements will finally be reissued Sept. 3 through Restless Records and Rykodisc. After a series of delays, the first four albums by Minneapolis rock legends the Repl ...