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In the two years since Wilco released their eighth album, The Whole Love, frontman Jeff Tweedy has busied himself with an impressive array of extracurriculars. He applied starkly organic production to Low’s recent The Invisible Way and Mavis Staples’ forthcoming One True Vine, the legendary soul singer’s “Johnny Cash meets Rick Rubin” turn. He helped… More »

Following the 1994 split of the celebrated Uncle Tupelo, the betting line amongst fans and critics alike held that between Jeff Tweedy and Jay Farrar — the band’s two major principals — it was the latter headed for bigger and better things. Both songwriters had produced inspired material during the Uncle Tupelo days, but the… More »

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Tweedy – “High As Hello”

Tweedy, the duo of Wilco leader Jeff Tweedy and his drumming son Spencer, are still a month and a half away from releasing Sukierae, their…
Tom Breihan | August 7, 2014 - 11:37 am
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Tweedy – “Low Key”

Father/son team Tweedy have been steadily releasing tracks since the project was first announced -- so far, we've heard "I'll Sing It," "Summer Noon," "Wait
James Rettig | July 31, 2014 - 11:42 am

Photos: Newport Folk Festival 2014

This past weekend brought the 2014 edition of the Newport Folk Festival. Headliners included Jenny Lewis, Jack White, Jeff Tweedy, and a very special appearance…
Miles Bowe | July 29, 2014 - 2:24 pm

Watch Tweedy Breeze Through “Summer Noon” On Fallon

Spencer Tweedy, son of Wilco frontman Jeff, has probably watched his dad perform on TV at least a handful of times. Last night, Jeff wa…
Tom Breihan | July 25, 2014 - 9:19 am
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Tweedy – “Fake Fur Coat”

Tweedy is Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy's new band with his son, drummer Spencer. Their first album together is called Sukierae, and we've already heard a…
Tom Breihan | July 24, 2014 - 11:37 am

Tweedy – “Diamond Light Pt. 1″ (Stereogum Premiere)

The songs released so far from Jeff and Spencer Tweedy's Sukierae -- "I'll Sing It," "Summer Noon," and "Wait For Love" -- have been relatively…
Chris DeVille | July 17, 2014 - 1:03 pm
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Tweedy – “Wait For Love”

The latest single from Jeff and Spencer Tweedy's Sukierae is here, following "I'll Sing It" and "Summer Noon." It's a slow jam called "Wait For…
Chris DeVille | July 11, 2014 - 12:40 pm
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Tweedy – “Summer Noon” Video

Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy recently formed Tweedy, a new duo with his drumming son Spencer, and Sukierae, their debut album as a group, is coming…
Tom Breihan | July 7, 2014 - 1:08 pm

Stream/Download Jeff Tweedy’s Entire Mountain Jam X Set, Featuring 12 New Songs

The Tweedy friends and family band brought their road show to the 10th annual Mountain Jam in Hunter Mountain, New York last weekend, and the…
Chris DeVille | June 10, 2014 - 10:23 am

Watch Tweedy Play New Song “Low Key” At Three Rivers Arts Fest

Jeff and Spencer Tweedy's father-son act is out on the road debuting a bunch of the songs that will appear on Sukierae, their "solo album
Chris DeVille | June 9, 2014 - 5:10 pm

Watch Tweedy Debut “World Away” In Detroit

Earlier this week, Jeff Tweedy announced that his long-awaited solo project would involve his 18-year-old son and shared the new song "I"ll Sing It." The…
James Rettig | June 7, 2014 - 10:22 am

Tweedy – “I’ll Sing It”

Jeff Tweedy has led Wilco for 20 years, and god knows he'll probably keep leading it for another 20. But Tweedy has a new band…
Tom Breihan | June 4, 2014 - 4:35 pm
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Jeff Tweedy Announces Debut Solo Album, North American Tour

Wilco's Jeff Tweedy is known for having a pretty relentless tour schedule and it doesn't appear to be letting up anytime soon. He just announced…
James Rettig | May 18, 2014 - 5:40 pm
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Watch Yo La Tengo, Jeff Tweedy, Decemberists, Ginuwine, & Letters To Cleo On Parks And Rec’s Season Finale

Last night, the great NBC sitcom Parks And Recreation ended its sixth season with an hour-long finale. All season, the show has been building u…
Tom Breihan | April 25, 2014 - 9:33 am
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Watch Jeff Tweedy On Parks And Recreation

Following his recent Portlandia appearance, Wilco's Jeff Tweedy made his long-awaited debut on Parks And Recreation last night as the reluctant former frontman of Land…
James Rettig | April 11, 2014 - 8:49 am

Watch Jeff Tweedy Learn To Write An Honest Folk Song On Portlandia

As promised, Wilco's Jeff Tweedy appeared in a season 4 episode of Portlandia last night. Tweedy played himself in a sketch that involved Carrie Brownstei…
Chris DeVille | April 4, 2014 - 4:21 pm
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Jeff Tweedy To Appear On Parks & Rec

Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy will be stopping by Pawnee in an upcoming episode of Parks And Recreation. He’ll be playing the former singer of Land Ho!,…
James Rettig | February 7, 2014 - 5:15 pm
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Preview Jeff Tweedy’s Slim Dunlap Cover “Ballad Of The Opening Band”

Last year, Replacements member Slim Dunlap suffered a stroke. To raise funds for Dunlap, his friends and bandmates have been releasing music all year through…
Liz Pelly | September 15, 2013 - 4:53 pm

Jeff Tweedy Announces U.S. Solo Tour

The various members of Wilco tend to stay very, very busy, whether or not they're at work with their main band. So it's not too…
Tom Breihan | September 9, 2013 - 5:19 pm
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