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9 Times This Decade Mavis Staples Was As Vital As Ever

"Mama Mavis, oh my mama they try my patience. It’s gone, who’s left to save us? I’m praying for my neighbors," raps Pusha T on…
Margaret Farrell | May 5, 2017 - 10:49 am

The Anniversary

Being There Turns 20

Behold the tipping point of Jeff Tweedy's career.
Chris DeVille | October 28, 2016 - 12:19 pm

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

More Jeff Tweedy stories

Jeff Tweedy Announces Book Tour

In addition to releasing a new solo album, WARM, this fall, Jeff Tweedy also has an autobiography on the way. LET'S GO (SO WE CAN
Chris DeVille | October 2, 2018 - 3:23 pm

Jeff Tweedy – “Some Birds” Video

Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy has occasionally toured and played shows on his own, and last year, he released the solo album Together At Last, re-recording…
Peter Helman | September 24, 2018 - 10:00 am

Norah Jones & Jeff Tweedy – “A Song With No Name”

In June, Norah Jones returned with the Doveman collaboration "My Heart Is Full," her first new material since her 2016 album Day Breaks. She followed…
Peter Helman | September 21, 2018 - 12:07 am

Jeff Tweedy Is Releasing A Memoir This Fall

Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy is releasing a memoir this fall. Let's Go (So We Can Get Back): A Memoir Of Recording And Discording With Wilco,
James Rettig | August 13, 2018 - 2:43 pm

Nick Offerman’s New Music Movie Features Jeff Tweedy, A Spotify Indie Playlist, And A Character Watching Mitski On YouTube

Fellow bearded Americana stalwarts Nick Offerman and Jeff Tweedy have collaborated on a number of projects, and now their paths will cross again in the…
Julia Gray | April 23, 2018 - 8:56 pm

Hear Jeff Tweedy Play Live From Here, Formerly A Prairie Home Companion

A Prairie Home Companion officially changed its name to Live From Here With Chris Thile yesterday after cutting ties with creator Garrison Keillor following an…
Peter Helman | December 17, 2017 - 2:46 pm

Watch Jeff Tweedy Debut New Song “Bombs Above”

Last weekend, Jeff Tweedy performed a career-spanning acoustic set in Washington, DC to celebrate NPR Music's 10th anniversary that included everything from early Wilco cuts…
James Rettig | December 6, 2017 - 4:37 pm

Jeff Tweedy & Steve Albini Play Cops In Comedy Sketch To Promote ACA Enrollment

Chicago music luminaries Jeff Tweedy and Steve Albini star as lazy cops in a new comedy sketch promoting health insurance enrollment via the Affordable Care…
Chris DeVille | November 21, 2017 - 12:48 pm

Mavis Staples – “Ain’t No Doubt About It” (Feat. Jeff Tweedy)

Mavis Staples is releasing a new album, If All I Was Was Black, at the end of the week. She worked on the whole album…
James Rettig | November 14, 2017 - 10:29 am

Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy Visits The Hilarious World Of Depression Podcast

On the Wonderful World Of Depression podcast, guests (usually comedians) talk to host John Moe about their battles with depression and about the way that…
Tom Breihan | November 14, 2017 - 9:31 am

Wilco – “Dynamite My Soul”

Wilco are preparing to reissue Being There, their landmark 1996 sophomore double-LP, as well as their 1995 debut A.M. Both sets contain unreleased tracks, and…
Chris DeVille | November 9, 2017 - 9:27 am

Watch Mavis Staples Perform With Jeff Tweedy On Colbert

For the past few years, the Chicago soul and gospel legend Mavis Staples has been working with Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy, and she'll release her…
Tom Breihan | November 8, 2017 - 10:47 am

Mavis Staples – “Build A Bridge”

Mavis Staples is releasing a new album, If All I Was Was Black, next week. She worked on it with Jeff Tweedy, and she's already…
James Rettig | November 7, 2017 - 5:39 pm

Watch Daniel Johnston & Jeff Tweedy Play “You’ve Got To Hide Your Love Away” In Chicago

Iconic outsider artist Daniel Johnston has been been playing his final tour with different musicians inspired by him playing alongside him at each show. Last…
Peter Helman | October 21, 2017 - 5:57 pm

Wilco Announce A.M., Being There Reissues With Unreleased Uncle Tupelo Song

Wilco are reissuing their first two albums -- 1995's A.M. and 1996's Being There -- in deluxe sets that include never-before-released studio outtakes, alternate takes,…
James Rettig | October 12, 2017 - 12:11 pm
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