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If you’ll permit me to get self-indulgent here for a second, the Pitchfork Music Festival and I have some history. I was at the first one of these festivals, 10 years ago, when it was still called the Intonation Festival. I’d just started writing for Pitchfork then, and this was the first time I met… More »

You can tell a lot about a Wilco record based on the first few seconds. This is true of any album-oriented band, but especially so when you’re dealing with such an accomplished and wide-ranging catalog. The lovelorn twang of “I Must Be High,” the thunderous churn and down-home charm of “Misunderstood,” the studio-pop fantasia of… More »

Following up a career-making, universally acclaimed opus is enough to fray the edges of a human being’s sanity. We saw this in Meeting People Is Easy, the impossibly morbid documentary about Radiohead’s tour in support of OK Computer, and we heard it in Kid A, Radiohead’s even more insular and paranoid follow-up album. Wilco’s 2002… More »

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Watch Jeff Tweedy Play Charades With Ewan McGregor, Wilco Perform On The Tonight Show

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…
James Rettig | October 28, 2014 - 9:17 am

Watch Tweedy’s Full Austin City Limits Episode

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…
James Rettig | October 26, 2014 - 11:45 am

Wilco Reveal Tracklists For Rarities & Greatest Hits Comps

As promised, Wilco will release a pair of compilations in conjunction with their 20th anniversary. What's Your 20? Essential Tracks 1994-2014 is a double-disc 38-track…
Chris DeVille | October 14, 2014 - 1:59 pm

Watch Tweedy’s Star-Studded “Low Key” Video, Directed By Nick Offerman

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,…
Tom Breihan | September 26, 2014 - 11:56 am

Watch Tweedy’s Full Album Release Show At Brooklyn Academy Of Music

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…
James Rettig | September 24, 2014 - 7:07 pm

Watch Stephen Colbert Unleash The Dad Jokes Upon Tweedy

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,…
Tom Breihan | September 23, 2014 - 10:08 am

Stream Tweedy Sukierae

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…
Tom Breihan | September 15, 2014 - 9:58 am

Wilco @ LC Pavilion, Columbus 9/3/14

"We haven't played in about a year," Jeff Tweedy smirked, "so you guys are getting us fresh." It's true; the concert Wednesday in Columbus was…
Chris DeVille | September 4, 2014 - 4:32 pm

Wilco Celebrating 20th Anniversary With Rarities Box, Greatest Hits, U.S. Tour

Wilco rose from the ashes of Uncle Tupelo in 1994, which means they've been a band for 20 years now. And to mark that occasion,…
Tom Breihan | September 2, 2014 - 4:45 pm

Tweedy – “Flowering”

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…
Tom Breihan | August 14, 2014 - 11:39 am

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

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

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

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

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

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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