One of the preeminent rock bands of the 1980s finally has gotten the rock-doc treatment, and local fans of The Replacements will get a chance to see it at 7:30 p.m. today at the Phoenix Art Museum, 1625 North Central Avenue. Color Me Obsessed is self-admitted Replacements fanboy Gorman Bechard's lo ... More >>
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Close encounters of the weird kind are scheduled to take place at tonight's First Friday. Someone better call in Mulder and Scully, because there's gonna be a UFO sighting going down during tonight's First Friday in downtown Phoenix. Or at least, that's what the people at the Firehouse (1015 ... More >>
Replacements skin-beater is over the music, but the art lives on
Wall-to-wall exhibit comments on consumerism
At the Organ
No, the Replacements aren't getting back together. Yet.
On a new split double disc, the Young Fresh Fellows and the Minus 5 revive good-natured pop-rock
Paul Westerberg gives up on the charts, and rediscovers his muse
PICK YOUR NOSE, TAPE UP YOUR GLASSES, GRAB YOUR PLASTIC POCKET PROTECTOR. NERD ROCK IS ALIVE AND WELL.