in today’s Reverb
column, The Lumineers
have confirmed that Colorado Springs musician Chuck Snow
will be the featured guitarist on their track-for-track remake of The Replacements’
influential Let it Be
The Lo-Fi Cowboys
frontman’s connection to the Denver hitmakers —who received international fame with their No. 1 single “Ho Hey”
— may come as a surprise to Facebook followers who recall Snow’s disparaging remarks about the song following its 2012 release.
At the same time, Snow has frequently performed cover versions of Replacements songs during live shows, so his familiarity and enthusiasm for the Minneapolis alt-rock pioneers is well-known.
You can read more about Let it Be (Reconsidered)
and the group’s other connections to the Colorado Springs music community here