Ever since The Replacements first announced reunion gigs, we have wondered when is NYC going to get a show. Finally we know: September 19 at Forest Hills Stadium in Queens. The Hold Steady and Deer Tick (who are old pals, tourmates and huge Replacements fans). Tickets to that show go on sale Saturday (6/21) at 11 AM, and we're also giving away a pair. Details on how to enter to win, below.
Deer Tick - "Can't Hardly Wait" (The Replacements)
Craig and Tad From Hold Steady cover the Replacements
The Replacements - 2014 Tour Dates
20 JULY 2014 - Forecastle Festival - Louisville, KY
01-03 AUGUST 2014 - Osheaga Festival - Montreal, QC
06-07 SEPTEMBER 2014 - Boston Calling - Boston, MA
13 SEPTEMBER 2014 - Midway Stadium - St. Paul, MN
19 SEPTEMBER 2014 - Forest Hills Stadium - Queens, NY
27 SEPTEMBER 2014 - Summer Ends Music Festival - Tempe, AZ
03-05 OCTOBER 2014 - Austin City Limits Festival - Austin, TX
10-12 OCTOBER 2014 - Austin City Limits Festival - Austin, TX
For a chance at winning tickets to The Replacements, The Hold Steady and Deer Tick at Forest Hills Tennis Stadium: either tweet something that includes both @BrooklynVegan AND "Replacements are coming to Queens" in the tweet, or send an email to BVCONTESTS@HOTMAIL.COM with the subject line "REPLACEMENTS". Include your first and last name in the email. We'll pick a winner at random and contact them with more details. If you enter by email, it will not be shared with anyone else. Good luck!