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Before his death in 2000, Roebuck "Pops" Staples gave the world nearly five decades' worth of gospel and soul, both on his own and as the leader of the Staples Singers, the family singing group he…   Read Story »
Last night, Stephen Colbert ended his incredible nine-year run as host of The Colbert Report, airing his final episode. In the show's last-ever segment, Colbert brought a vast and head-spinning array…   Read Story »
Last night, Mavis Staples threw a star-studded tribute concert in Chicago for her 75th birthday. Celebrity guests and performers were abundant, including Jeff Tweedy, Gregg Allman, Emmylou Harris,…   Read Story »
Jeff Tweedy took a break from promoting his new Tweedy album to promote Wilco's 20th anniversary on last night's episode of Fallon. He even put in more time than usual as a Tonight Show guest: In…   Read Story »
Tweedy was the latest artist to be featured on this season of Austin City Limits. The father/son group did an hour-long set, and played a mix of tracks from their new debut album, Sukierae, and some…   Read Story »
Here's an incomplete list of famous people who appear in Tweedy's new video for "Low Key," a song from their new album Sukierae: Michael Shannon, John Hodgman, Conan O'Brien and Andy Richter, Chance…   Read Story »
Father-son duo Tweedy released their debut album, Sukierae, yesterday and celebrated with a release show last night at the Brooklyn Academy Of Music. Tweedy were backed by their touring band, which…   Read Story »
In his capacity as the frontman of Wilco, Jeff Tweedy has been on The Colbert Report more than once. He was on again last night, this time as half of Tweedy, his new band with his son Spencer.…   Read Story »
Tweedy, the new band that Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy formed with his drummer son Spencer, haven't yet released their debut album Sukierae, but they haven't exactly been withholding, either. Over the…   Read Story »
Remember how Wilco posted Yankee Hotel Foxtrot for free online until they could find a label to release it? It seems like Jeff Tweedy is doing something similar with his new band Tweedy, a duo that…   Read Story »