Dave Ayers

  • Blogs

    August 22, 2013

    Replacements' Tommy Stinson visits Let it Be house

    After 20-some years, Tommy Stinson has returned to the house where he and his bandmates in the Replacements were photographed for the cover of Let it Be. As we noted earlier this week, the Stinsons' childhood home in Uptown has been a hallowed spot for 'Mats fans -- even house painters -- ever since ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2013

    Dave Ayers: Tim Carr always put the art first and let the rest be damned

    Many in the local and global music community are mourning last week's loss of Tim Carr, an esteemed local music writer who went on to sign the Beastie Boys, Megadeth, and countless others in an impassioned career. He worked throughout the U.S. and eventually shifted his projects to Thailand, where h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 14, 2011

    Peter Jesperson talks about the early days at Twin/Tone Records

    Jennifer Jesperson​Peter Jesperson's resume includes stints with Oar Folkjokeopus (now Treehouse Records), Jay's Longhorn Bar, Rev 105, and myriad other music-related jobs. Perhaps best known for co-founding Twin/Tone Records with Paul Stark and Charley Hallman, Jesperson signed such seminal ... More >>

  • Music

    June 22, 2005

    Family Man

    Karl Mueller, 1963-2005

  • Blogs

    June 20, 2005
  • News

    July 28, 2004

    I Hate 1984

    The music and movies were epochal. The politics were abysmal. A poison valentine to the year that won't go away.