Posts Tagged ‘tommy stinson’

Photos: Guns N’ Roses @ The Fillmore

Axl Rose and his latest group of hired hands dazzled the eyes—if not necessarily the ears—of the sold-out Fillmore crowd for three hours early Friday morning. The setting was relatively intimate for a band that's played arenas, but this Guns N' Roses (including Replacements bassist Tommy Stinson) still went Vegas Big: There was video, covers (Pink Floyd, [...]

Photos: Tommy Stinson @ Iota

Tommy Stinson was 13 when he and his brother Bob helped start The Replacements. Equal parts of Johnny Thunders and Alex Chilton, the Mats were the perfect antidote to the mainstream music of the mid-to-late 1980s. But you can't put your arms around a memory, so when the group disbanded in the early '90s, Stinson [...]