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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 straightforward folk-rock tracks that ostensibly…   Read Story »
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 Love" that features some highly pleasant whistling.…   Read Story »
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 out in a couple of months. We've heard their first…   Read Story »
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…   Read Story »
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 kind SoundCloud user acidjacknyc has posted a recording…   Read Story »
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 performed by a duo." Friday at Pittsburgh's Three Rivers Arts…   Read Story »
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 now -- a duo with his 18-year-old drumming son Spencer, simply called…   Read Story »
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 a string of North American tour dates that will start…   Read Story »
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 Brownstein and Fred Armisen urging him to write a folk…   Read Story »
We're almost (almost!) done reflecting on the year that was, so it's time to start taking a closer look at the year that will be. For the past several years, we've ranked our most anticipated albums.…   Read Story »