The Replacements on TV for the First Time In Almost 30 Years

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by BrerJimmy, Sep 10, 2014.

  1. BrerJimmy

    BrerJimmy Well-Known Member

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    Sorry, not the Keanu Reeves/Gene Hackman movie. (That's always on TBS.)

     
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    Awesome! I might be seeing them this weekend, I have some friends with tickets that might not make it. *crossing fingers*
     
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    BrerJimmy Well-Known Member

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    Go for the whole show. The Hold Steady are opening a bunch of dates for them and they're among my favorite current-day bands.
     
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    Alex Chilton had no comment on the reunion.
     
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    somebody needs money
     
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    SouthernListen Seek truth, not confirmation of your opinions VIP

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    The low interest rates and crazy stock and real estate markets of the past 5 years have a lot of old-timers heading back to work.
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    I'd hit both
     
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    Am I the only one who thinks Cher needs an unplanned vocal biopsy???
     
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    The Replacements were awesome
     
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    Fucking great band
     
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    Sweet! I didn't realize they were playing with them. Tickets have been sold out forever, so hopefully I can go...cheapest tickets on StubHub right now are $140 each :(
     
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    Great performance, they're finally not shooting themselves in the foot with that studied "we don't give a shit" attitude. Actually looked like they were working hard. Still, it ain't really the Replacements without Chris Mars.
     
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    Yeah, but it's so good to see them performing again. Wish I had a ticket. Sigh.
     
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    I've never heard of them, I watched the video and still have no idea who they are.
     
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    favorite song by them

     
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    Badass
     
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    Bob Stinson has been replaced :tears:
     
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    there was really no other option, considering he's dead. I guess they could've worked out some sort of wacky "weekend at bernie's" scenario.
     
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    I knew Westerberg has been here all along.
     
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    My friend is going and I'm still thinking about making a 14 hour drive for the show!
     
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