Paul Westerberg

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Birthday
31, 1959
Birthplace
Edina, MN
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
31, 1959 (age 58)
Birthplace
Edina, MN

About

Lead singer and guitarist for the seminal 1980's indie rock band The Replacements. His band, known for classic albums like Let it Be and Pleased to Meet Me, is considered one of the most influential American indie rock bands of their time.

Before Fame

He worked as a janitor for U.S. Senator David Durenberger during the 70's.

Trivia

As a solo artist, he provided songs for the soundtrack to and composed the score for Cameron Crowe's 1992 film Singles.

Family Life

He married Zuzu Petals guitarist Laurie Lindeen.

Associated With

He hired Vandals drummer Josh Freese as the touring drummer for The Replacements during their 2013-2014 reunion shows.