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Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: Wilco Schmilco

A Wilco album used to be an event. More importantly, it sounded like an event. The Chicago folk-rock band's best full-lengths -- specifically the peerless…
Chris DeVille | September 7, 2016 - 12:09 pm

The Week In Pop

Forecasting The 2016 Grammys

The Grammys are on a Monday this year. Sunday is Valentine's Day and Monday is Presidents' Day, so the Grammy people figured they'd be better…
Chris DeVille | February 11, 2016 - 1:34 pm

2015 In Review

Getting The Drop On Us: The Year In Surprise And/Or “Surprise” Releases

Here in the future, we now know Andy Warhol was right about everyone getting their 15 minutes of fame, but it comes with some unexpected…
Chris DeVille | December 29, 2015 - 11:23 am

More Wilco stories

Jeff Tweedy Writes Woodworking Songs With Nick Offerman

Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy is longtime buds with Nick Offerman, the former Ron Swanson of Parks And Recreation fame. Tweedy and Offerman are both products…
Tom Breihan | October 20, 2016 - 8:54 am

Wilco’s Solid Sound Festival Will Return In 2017

The Wilco-curated Solid Sound Festival will live to see another year. Organizers announced today that the event will return to MASS MoCA in North Adams,…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 6, 2016 - 1:14 pm

Watch Wilco Perform “Someone To Lose,” Avoid Didgeridoo Jam Session On Colbert

Wilco just released their new album Schmilco, and frontman Jeff Tweedy also just gamely participated in a Late Show With Stephen Colbert bit about how…
Tom Breihan | September 22, 2016 - 9:08 am

Jeff Tweedy Reveals Future Wilco Album Titles 50 Shades Of Wilco, Big Wilco Style, Yankee Hotel Foxtrot 3, & Many More

Wilco will be the musical guests on tonight's episode of The Late Show With Stephen Colbert, and to promote their performance, frontman Jeff Tweedy has…
Peter Helman | September 21, 2016 - 9:46 pm

Watch Jeff Tweedy Play Hashtag Wars On @Midnight

Wilco just dropped their latest album Shmilco last week. Continuing the promo run for the album, Jeff Tweedy was a guest on Comedy Central's @Midnight
Collin Robinson | September 15, 2016 - 11:01 am

Wilco – “Someone To Lose”

Wilco recently announced they would be following up last year's suprise LP, Star Wars, with a new album called Shmilco. We've heard "If I Ever
Collin Robinson | August 29, 2016 - 11:56 am

Wilco Announce In-Store Schmilco Listening Parties

Last month, Wilco announced the release of their tenth studio album, Schmilco -- that'll come out on 9/9, but three days before that (9/6), the…
James Rettig | August 15, 2016 - 3:03 pm

Wilco, Savages, Julia Holter Curate Le Guess Who’s 2016 Lineup

Dutch music festival Le Guess Who? is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year in its home base of Utrecht, and the organizers have invited four…
James Rettig | July 20, 2016 - 3:26 pm

Wilco Announce New Album Schmilco; Stream “If I Ever Was a Child”

Last week, Wilco released a new track called "Locator" -- ostensibly to recognize the one-year anniversary of the band's last LP, the surprise release Star
Michael Nelson | July 18, 2016 - 6:13 pm

Wilco – “Locator”

Wilco surprise-released their album Star Wars one year ago today. To celebrate, they've shared another new song called "Locator," Pitchfork reports. Like Star Wars before…
Chris DeVille | July 14, 2016 - 11:09 am

Mikael Jorgensen Debuts His Rancho Electro Project With Graph Rabbit (Stereogum Premiere)

Best known as the keyboardist for Wilco, Mikael Jorgensen has played with a number of bands including Quindar and Jorgensen/O’Keeffe over the years. Now he's…
Zac Gelfand | May 13, 2016 - 9:23 am

Watch Members Of Wilco, R.E.M., & Yo La Tengo Cover Big Star’s Third In LA

An all-star cast of musicians including Big Star's Jody Stephens, Jeff Tweedy and Pat Sansone of Wilco, R.E.M.'s Mike Mills, Yo La Tengo's Ira Kaplan,…
Peter Helman | April 28, 2016 - 7:48 pm

Members Of Wilco, Yo La Tengo, R.E.M., Jessica Pratt To Perform Big Star’s Third With Jody Stephens

An all-star group of musicians will gather at Los Angeles' Alex Theater on 4/27 to perform Big Star's Third/Sister Lovers live in concert. Jeff Tweedy…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | March 28, 2016 - 1:46 pm

Read George Saunders’ Essay On Wilco’s “One Sunday Morning”

The contemporary American author George Saunders penned an essay about Wilco's "One Sunday Morning" for an online feature that The New York Times Magazine published…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | March 10, 2016 - 10:11 am
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