Interview: Tommy Stinson

The legendary Replacements bassist has reformed his other old band, Bash & Pop, and chats to us about their return Tommy: “I don’t carry the weight of pressure of having been the songwriter of The Replacements. I get to do what I want.” As both a founding (and crucial) member of The Replacements and core…

Cowboys in the Campfire 2017 Tour

hello my peeps!!
we got chip roberts in the house for some cowboys in the campfire rehearsals today!!!! yeehaw! we’re looking forward to having a hoot with ya’ll in july! we’re also gonna start recording a cowboys in the campfire record tomorrow morning and will be playing some of the fruits of our labors on our upcoming tour so get ready! saddle up, and we’ll see ya real soon!!

p.s.stay tuned for more updates as we’ll be dropping infos on the socials almost regularly. well…. ya know? kinda.

Cowboys in the Campfire (Tommy Stinson & Chip Roberts) tour dates

Atlanta Auditory Association: Music from Atlanta and beyond


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Bash & Pop delivered a stellar set of tunes at the EARL

Tuesday nights are not necessarily the ideal night to spend an evening out, especially if you have work, school, a kid or a myriad of other reasons to not stay out too late. This Tuesday night was that rare night when you throw all caution to the wind and ignore your responsibilities. Tommy Stinson (yes that Tommy Stinson) brought his post Replacements’ band Bash & Pop to Atlanta for a night of tunes at the EARL.

Tommy Stinson of Bash & Pop, The Replacements Says Sen. Tim Kaine ‘Can Really Play’


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by: Jeff Strowe I May 24, 2017

During Tommy Stinson’s career as musician, he’s played onstage with a wide variety of acts, from Soul Asylum to Guns N’ Roses.

He’s even played alongside politicians: On a recent trip to Richmond, Va., U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine, a former vice-presidential accompanied Stinson on harmonica for a few bluegrass standards. Kaine, it turns out, is a big Replacements fan.

“The dude can really play,” Stinson says, calling the Dallas Observer from a tour stop in Atlanta.

From Creative Loafing: Summer Events Roundup


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Tommy Stinson was bassist in the post-alternative rock heroes the Replacements from the band’s 1979 start to its 1991 breakup. For Bash & Pop, Stinson moved over to guitar and lead vocals, and though he put together a band and released 1993’s Friday Night is Killing Me, the band broke up the following year. Stinson eventually went on to — of all things — Guns N’ Roses. At the same time, he took part in a Replacements reunion….

Bash & Pop head to Atlanta for a night of tunes at The EARL


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by: Chris Martin I May 21, 2017

As the bad mojo of another Monday slowly exits your corporeal abode maybe a little live music on Tuesday night can help expedite the eviction process. While Atlanta has a multitude of live venues, each with their own peculiarities, the EARL has always been one of the best. This Tuesday night they once again demonstrate their booking acumen by bringing the phenomenal Bash + Pop to the stage.