Tagged: Wilco

Watch Wilco Tear Through "Bull Black Nova"

In Montreal, in February of this year. Above is a previously unreleased La Blogothèque clip of the Chicago outfit absolutely throttling Wilco (The Album) high point “Bull Black Nova”, a song whose coda that gives us … read more »

POSTED July 13, 2010 10:20AM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS:

Wilco's Summer To Do List: Start Own Label?

Since parting ways with Nonesuch Records, Wilco have been enjoying a very active summer. They’re hinting at starting their own label, gearing up for a European tour, and kicking around album ideas all while doing … read more »

POSTED July 8, 2010 4:30PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: ,

Wilco Hears Your Dad-Rock Jokes, Sponsors Little League Teams

That sure is one way to reclaim the term, dudes! The band’s website points out that they are now sponsoring two little league teams, one in Chicago and one in Northampton, Massachusetts. This is a … read more »

POSTED June 3, 2010 12:56PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (1) TAGS:

Phish Release Historic Live Recordings To Aid Haiti

Like Wilco did one week ago today, Phish are releasing memorable live audio to help raise funds for Haitian relief. But in appropriately thoughtful phashion, they’re going waaaaaaaay back, sharing a show that took place … read more »

POSTED January 29, 2010 12:02PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: ,

Wilco Shares Live Show Downloads for Haiti

The men of Wilco have also thrown their backs into the Haiti relief effort, offering up two live shows (a star-studded affair at Brooklyn’s Keyspan Park on 07.13.09 and the 11.04.09 gig at HMV Forum in London) … read more »

POSTED January 26, 2010 11:18AM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (1) TAGS:

Do the Members of Wilco Hate Their Families?

One look at these new Wilco dates and the first thing that comes to mind is, “Man, their wives and families are going to really miss them!” Is that corny? No, it’s not. Family’s important. … read more »

POSTED January 5, 2010 11:01AM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (1) TAGS:

Jeff Tweedy Calls Out Anonymous Hipsters, Random Snobbery

Call him “Dad rock” to his face. We dare you. read more »

POSTED October 19, 2009 2:47PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (1) TAGS:

Jeff Tweedy Relaxes with CBS Sunday Morning

He needs a haircut. read more »

POSTED August 25, 2009 1:09PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (2) TAGS:

New Development: Bennett's Death Attributed to Overdose

Overdose being investigated as accidental. read more »

POSTED June 23, 2009 4:59PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: ,

Jay Bennett's Family Issues Letter To Fans

This week started off with the very sad news that ex-Wilco multi-instrumentalist Jay Bennett passed away in the very early hours of Monday morning. Though still no cause of death has been identified, his family has issued their statement via his mailing list. Hoping to clear up some potential rumors and end things on a high note, they sent out a mass e-mail yesterday morning. read more »

POSTED May 28, 2009 12:28PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: ,