Tag: the Replacements

  • Thumbnail for Episode 1250: Jim’s Journey – Entering the Real World

    Episode 1250: Jim’s Journey – Entering the Real World

    We conclude the Jim’s Journey series with guest Will Pfeifer. Jim and Will discuss the music they listened to while in their first real jobs, at the Rockford (Ill.) Register Star newspaper.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 1249: Jim’s Journey – The College Years

    Episode 1249: Jim’s Journey – The College Years

    Part 2 of the Jim’s Journey series. Tom Nord joins the show to discuss the music of the mid-to-late ’80s when Jim and Tom were at Indiana University.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 1240: Songs with Dramatic Pauses

    Episode 1240: Songs with Dramatic Pauses

    Mike Kohli, a patron of the pod, gets to pick the topic. He leads us in a discussion of songs with dramatic pauses.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 916: Beer, Wine and Whiskey

    Episode 916: Beer, Wine and Whiskey

    Our friend Mike Snider provided us with some new (and somewhat unusual) drinks. He paired each with a song and we staged a tasting. That’s the show.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 886: 1987 – Prince, U2, R.E.M., Replacements

    Episode 886: 1987 – Prince, U2, R.E.M., Replacements

    Mike Wagner, a patron of the pod, picks the topic. We discuss great albums of 1987, including U2’s “The Joshua Tree,” R.E.M.’s “Document,” Prince’s “Sign o’ the Times” and the Replacements’ “Pleased to Meet Me.”

  • Thumbnail for Episode 760: 1984 – A Look Back

    Episode 760: 1984 – A Look Back

    Mike Kohli, a patron of the pod, calls in on Skype and gets to pick the topic. He wants to discuss the music of 1984, especially the alt-rock scene that included Hüsker Dü, Minutemen, the Replacements and Metallica. Jim and Patrick also make a couple of picks: Pretenders and Meat Puppets, respectively.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 753: Whiskey Week – Drinking Songs, First Round

    Episode 753: Whiskey Week – Drinking Songs, First Round

    Listeners Ken Wadsworth and Walt Falconer recommend some good drinking songs as we gather in the basement with guests Bud Verge, Rob Gates and Mike Snider.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 723: The Replacements and Remixes

    Episode 723: The Replacements and Remixes

    Podcast patron Mike Wagner gets to pick the topic. We talk about the recent Replacements’ recent reissue “Dead Man’s Pop,” which includes new mixes of the album “Don’t Tell a Soul.” And we talk about remixes in general.

  • Thumbnail for Episode 688: Fan Mail – Replacements

    Episode 688: Fan Mail – Replacements

    Lots of listeners held a pen to respond to our Replacements Countdown (episodes 667-671).

  • Thumbnail for Every Cover Song The Replacements Ever Released — Ranked!

    Every Cover Song The Replacements Ever Released — Ranked!

    Paul, Tommy, Bob and Chris played a lot of covers. We rounded ’em up and ranked ’em.