Tommy Stinson tells the Minneapolis StarTribune he had been in town in September to “mess around” with Paul Westerberg and drummer Michael Bland. He sounded enthusiastic about the sessions and said, “It was a lot of fun.” When I asked if they did any recording, though, he answered, “Nah, that’s getting to first base. We’re … Continue reading Tommy Stinson, Paul Westerberg Messing Around
Were you curious why the Paul Westerberg album 49:00 was only 43 minutes, 55 seconds long? Wonder whatever happened to the other five minutes and five seconds? Well, TuneCore has it for you: Paul Westerberg – 5:05. Oddly, the new track costs twice as much for 1/8 as much music… Aquarium Drunkard explicates it. Previously: … Continue reading Paul Westerberg – 5:05
You can download the new album by Paul Westerberg, 49:00, for 49 cents at Amazon. Forty-nine minutes long, all one track. Value for money.
Billboard: Paul Westerberg Returns To Action In Minneapolis for a taping of “The Craft,” a talk show for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. He played one new song,”Everyone’s Stupid,” and lots of oldies. He also dished some dirt: • Producer Jim Dickinson added overdubs, including strings, on “Pleased To Meet Me” that Westerberg … Continue reading Westerberg Tapes The Craft
Stuck in the middle of Nebraska on the world’s most excruciating road trip, the Replacements know how you feel and how to make it all better.
Wow, this is pretty cool. You can buy Paul Westerberg’s guitar for only $160! The Star Tribune has the story: Boston-based six-string manufacturer First Act — whose $159 instruments caught Westerberg’s eye in a Wal-Mart a couple years ago — recently recruited the former Replacements frontman to design his own guitar for retail. Featuring a … Continue reading Paul Westerberg’s Guitar For Sale: Cheap!
Paul Westerberg – Dirty Diesel via Vagrant. By way of Fingertips.
Paul Westerberg interview from The Onion A.V. Club.