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Hopefully by now you've heard Smother, the third album from Wild Beasts. As with all their records, it feels like it comes out of nowhere. And as always, I have trouble finding reference points to…   Read Story »
Wilco, The Strokes, Lupe Fiasco, The Decemberists, and many many others headed down to New Orleans for the week-long New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. The festival started in the 70s, and it's…   Read Story »
Wilco did it at Wrigley field in 2008, and now Arcade Fire's tackled "Take Me Out To The Ballgame" for the Cubs. Members Will Butler and Marika Shaw did the honors Saturday night, singing and swaying…   Read Story »
Wilco ran their own festival last year, have their own coffee blend, and gave their blessing to sandwiches named after them. Their own record label seems like the next logical step, or rather, a step…   Read Story »
Last week Paul McCartney paid homage to John Lennon to mark the 30th Anniversary of his bandmate's death. Obviously you didn't need to know Lennon to be affected by his murder, and tributes were…   Read Story »
Yo La Tengo kicked off their week of Hanukkah shows on December 1. M. Ward, Mission Of Burma, and the Parting Gives have already stopped by the Maxwell's shows. And on the third night Jeff Tweedy…   Read Story »
Nothing goes better with a Wilco sandwich than a delicious cup of Wilco direct trade coffee. According to the band's website, some of Wilco's members visited Inteligentsia Coffee's Cupping Lap to…   Read Story »
Busy last few days for Jeff Tweedy. Farm Aid's 25th Anniversary show took place Saturday, with Dave Matthews, Norah Jones, and Jeff Tweedy joining Willie Nelson and John Mellencamp for the annual…   Read Story »
This past weekend Larmer Tree Gardens, near Salisbury, Wiltshire, hosted the fifth annual End Of The Road Festival. This year's lineup continued the festival's peripheral deviation from its folk,…   Read Story »
Neil Young's upcoming solo album Le Noise is finished according to the singer himself, who announced the new via Facebook. The Daniel Lanois-produced album will be out 9/28 on vinyl and CD, and…   Read Story »