Alternative rock heroes The Replacements might have just played their final show. Well that’s according to frontman Paul Westerberg, who reportedly announced during the band’s Primavera Sound set today that it would be their last time together on stage. Reports Pitchfork, Westerberg made the declaration during the set, after already saying that the band ditched
Prestigious US music festival and sister festival to Australia’s Big Day Out, Austin City Limits, has revealed its diverse set of headlining acts for the 13th instalment of the festival, giving some clues as to who we might expect to grace the stages at the yet-to-be-confirmed 2015 Big Day Out. This year’s Austin event will
Canadian indie darlings Arcade Fire, histrionic space rockers Muse and reunited hip hop crew Outkast will headline the 2014 Coachella Festival, joining a strong Aussie contingent of Flume, Jagwar Ma, Empire Of The Sun, The Preatures, Flight Facilities and Anna Lunoe. NZ’s Lorde and The Naked And Famous join their Antipodean kin on the lineup.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced the last additions to its final nominations list for its 2014 inductions. Joining 16 previously announced acts will be Linda Ronstadt, Peter Gabriel, Nirvana, Cat Stevens, Yes, LL Cool J and The Replacements. These acts, all legends in their own right, will be joining The Paul
Following 22 years of nothing but static, one of the greatest influences on American rock, The Replacements have announced they will be returning to the live stage, scheduling in three festival performances at Riot Fest over the summer. Frontman Paul Westerberg may have his work cut out for him getting the band back together. Since