The Replacements’ Tommy Stinson is ready to bash and pop in Pittsburgh

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Scott Tady | July 15, 2017   PITTSBURGH — Tommy Stinson served as the bassist and emotional spark plug for one of alternative rock’s most admired bands, The Replacements, before starting an 18-year stretch with Guns N’ Roses. [/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner][vc_column_text] Though it’s his two current bands that bring Stinson back to Pittsburgh, first for an … Read more

Best albums of 2017 (so far): #7 Bash & Pop, “Anything Could Happen”

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Ed Masley | July 11, 2017 [/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner][vc_column_text]“Anything Could Happen” finds Replacements bassist Tommy Stinson reviving not only the name but the rollicking, post-Faces rock-and-roll spirit of the early ‘90s group he formed when the Replacements went their separate ways in 1991. Which is to say if you liked the Replacements, Stinson’s new material should … Read more