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Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Wilco Ode To Joy

Weariness sounds good on Jeff Tweedy. Much of the power and beauty across Wilco's discography has resulted from their founder and frontman sounding beaten-down by…
Chris DeVille | October 1, 2019 - 12:51 pm

We've Got A File On You

We’ve Got A File On You: Jeff Tweedy

We've Got A File On You features interviews in which artists share the stories behind the extracurricular activities that dot their careers: acting gigs, guest
Ryan Leas | September 19, 2019 - 10:13 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Every week the Stereogum staff chooses the five best new songs of the week (the eligibility period begins and ends Thursdays right before midnight). This
Stereogum | July 19, 2019 - 3:12 pm

More Wilco stories

Watch The Tweedy Family Play My Bloody Valentine, Arthur Russell, & More In Livestreamed Covers Set

During quarantine, Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy has been doing some family bonding and putting it up online. With his wife and his songs, Tweedy has…
Tom Breihan | July 6, 2020 - 10:48 am

Jeff Tweedy Pledges To Donate 5% Of His Songwriting Revenue To Racial Justice Organizations

Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy has posted a lengthy statement calling for an industry-wide reparations initiative. "The modern music industry is built almost entirely on Black…
Peter Helman | June 18, 2020 - 5:23 pm

Wilco – “Tell Your Friends”

Wilco have entered the contribution to the canon of 2020 quarantine songs. "Tell Your Friends," a bleary and majestic new ballad from the Chicago legends,…
Chris DeVille | May 21, 2020 - 9:33 am

Watch Jeff Tweedy Cover John Prine’s “Please Don’t Bury Me”

Last night brought the unfathomably sad news that the great songwriter John Prine had died of complications from COVID-19. Prine was hospitalized a couple of…
Tom Breihan | April 8, 2020 - 10:26 am

Mavis Staples – “All In It Together” (Feat. Jeff Tweedy)

The 80-year-old soul and gospel legend Mavis Staples has been busy lately; her last album, We Get By, came out less than a year ago.
Tom Breihan | April 2, 2020 - 9:36 am

Watch Jeff Tweedy & Sons Play “Evergreen” On Kimmel

Late-night talk-show performances are back! Sort of! In an extremely different form! In the quarantine era, some of the late-night shows are returning as broadcast-from-home…
Tom Breihan | March 31, 2020 - 8:58 am

Wilco & Sleater-Kinney Announce North American Co-Headlining Tour

God bless the power of human confidence. Right now, with pandemic fears tanking the stock market and with festivals and big tours shutting down, it…
Tom Breihan | March 10, 2020 - 10:50 am

Wilco Announce Vinyl-Only Daniel Johnston Live Album And Loft Session

Back in 2017, the late, great Daniel Johnston went on a farewell tour in which every show found him backed by local luminaries ranging from…
Chris DeVille | January 15, 2020 - 11:00 am

Mountain Man – “You And I” (Wilco & Feist Cover)

Among other distinctions, 2019 will go down as the year musicians started constantly covering Wilco. Despite the fact that Jeff Tweedy's band just released their
Chris DeVille | December 3, 2019 - 11:43 am

Whitney – “Far, Far Away” (Wilco Cover)

Let's keep these Wilco covers coming! A 13-track Yankee Hotel Foxtrot tribute emerged this past summer, and then another whole album of all-star reinterpretations, Wilco
Chris DeVille | November 22, 2019 - 2:04 pm

Twin Peaks – “Spiders (Kidsmoke)” (Wilco Cover)

The Wilco tribute album Wilco Covered was released on CD with the November issue of Uncut, and only one of its songs was released digitally:…
Chris DeVille | November 15, 2019 - 9:07 am

Watch Wilco Play “Love Is Everywhere (Beware)” On Seth Meyers

There's something almost anti-glamorous about the way Wilco handle late-night TV performances. Other artists treat televised performances as make-or-break events, and they do everything they…
Tom Breihan | November 5, 2019 - 8:51 am

Watch Wilco Play “Everyone Hides” On Colbert

Last night was a big one for current late-night king Stephen Colbert. God knows the weekend gave him plenty of Trump-related stuff to talk about.
Tom Breihan | October 1, 2019 - 8:59 am

CUP (Nels Cline & Yuka C. Honda) – “Spinning Creature”

Nels Cline, avant-garde guitar wizard and longtime Wilco member, is married to Yuka C. Honda, formerly the co-leader of the downtown New York '90s-vintage cool-kid…
Tom Breihan | September 26, 2019 - 11:19 am
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