EPISODE 100: the replacements with bob mehr, peter jesperson, & michael hill
On our celebratory 100th episode, Wyndham is joined by three people integrally linked to one of the greatest bands of all time: The Replacements. Peter Jesperson, founder of Twin/Tone Records, discoverer and long-time manager of The Replacements. Michael Hill, the former Warner Brothers A+R man who signed the band and shepherded them through their post-Let It Be major label years. And, Bob Mehr, noted music critic and author of the band's definitive biography, NYT bestselling Trouble Boys: The True Story of The Replacements. Wyndham, Michael, Peter, and Bob discuss the band’s legacy, the highs and lows of managing their chaotic career, and some of their favorite moments in the tumultuous history of The Replacements.