Wilco returned to South America this month for just the second time in its 21-year history (having once performed in 2005 at Rio de Janeiro’s TIM Festival). The band performed five shows in three countries (Brazil, Chile and Argentina) to tens of thousands of fans.
We invite you to take a look inside the festival grounds and concert halls Wilco played and also tag along for views from the band’s travels here.
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Mark your calendars, tell your friends and save the date. Wilco’s Solid Sound Festival returns June 23-25, 2017 to MASS MoCA in North Adams, MA.
For additional details visit solidsoundfestival.com.
Ticketing info and lineup to come soon, sign up for the festival mailing list here to get the news first.
Watch Wilco’s full session for KCRW’s Morning Becomes Eclectic live from The Theatre at the Ace Hotel here.
[photo by Dustin Downing]
Watch Wilco perform “Someone to Lose” on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.
Make your plans and get your tickets sooner than later. Shows in Brussels, Oslo and Manchester already sold out.
[photo by Zoran Orlic]
Wilco’s Schmilco Is Sad, Quiet, Risky, and Great Vulture
“most emotionally resonant record in a decade, gorgeously naked and efficient.”
The AV Club
“endlessly intriguing and inventive” Wall Street Journal
“a lived-in skepticism of the burden of normalcy.” LA Times
“Stripped back yet unnervingly intense” Uncut 9/10
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On September 6, 200+ independent record shops worldwide hosted an early premiere of ‘Schmilco.’ Thanks to our record store friends for debuting the music in our favorite way — on vinyl, amongst friends & in your town.
Flip through fan photos on Instagram and post your own while you’re listening to ‘Schmilco’ wherever you are, whenever you are.
Q: What book made the biggest impact on you?
A: Don Quixote
Q: Which is your favorite album of 2016 until now?
A: Big Thief – Masterpiece / Kacy & Clayton – Strange Country / Countless others
Jeff took to Twitter to answer a few fan questions.
Check out the Q&A right here.
Nels Cline’s ‘Lovers’ album is out now on Blue Note Records. A double-album featuring originals, standards and covers, ‘Lovers’ offers an update on the mood music idea and ideal, challenging our iconic notion of romance along the way. It was recorded with an ensemble of 23, and conducted and arranged by Michael Leonhart.