Posts tagged "wilco"

Solid Sound Festival 2015 Lineup: Wilco, Mac DeMarco, Parquet Courts, and More

Wilco announced the lineup for their Solid Sound Festival today, and this year, they'll be joined by SPIN's 2014 Band of the…
By: James Grebey / March 4, 2015

Elton John, Ryan Adams, Wilco, and More to Play New Orleans Jazz Fest

Festival lineup announcement season is in full swing, and today, the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival revealed an impressive roster of…
By: James Grebey / January 12, 2015

Stephen Colbert Bids Adieu to ‘Report’ With Jeff Tweedy, Michael Stipe and More

Well, it's over. Stephen Colbert did the final episode of The Colbert Report last night, but rest assured, "We'll Meet Again." Ending the show with a…
By: Rachel Brodsky / December 19, 2014

Jeff Tweedy’s Family Band Broke Out Wilco Favorites for Austin City Limits Set

TV's long-running live music institution Austin City Limits continued its 40th season Saturday night with a performance from Jeff Tweedy and his so…
By: Colin Joyce / October 26, 2014

Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy Dislikes the Term ‘Dad Rock’

Certainly no one can argue with the technical accuracy of calling Jeff Tweedy "dad rock" these days, considering that he's literally in a band…
By: Andrew Unterberger / September 25, 2014

Jeff Tweedy Made it a Family Affair on Last Night’s ‘Colbert’

It's hardly Illinois musician Jeff Tweedy's first time on The Colbert Report, having been a frequent guest with Wilco over the years, but last…
By: Andrew Unterberger / September 23, 2014

Wilco Celebrate 20th Anniversary With Best Of, Box Set, Tour

From appearing on Parks and Recreation as the fictional act Land Ho!, to forming an outfit called Tweedy with his son Spencer and recording their Sukierae album,…
By: Brennan Carley / September 2, 2014

Jeff Tweedy and Son Get ‘Low Key’ on Beatles-y Strummer

"Low key" is a good way to describe the Tweedy M.O. To wit, the new band starring Wilco singer Jeff Tweedy and his so…
By: Chris Martins / July 31, 2014

Jeff Tweedy and Son Share Swaying ‘Wait For Love’

This new Jeff Tweedy solo project/family band with his son Spencer continues to pay out. June delivered the gritty "I'll Sing It"…
By: Colin Stutz / July 11, 2014

Jeff Tweedy and Son Start Band, Share Gritty ‘I’ll Sing It’

It appears that Spencer Tweedy, son of Wilco's Jeff, has been promoted. The 18-year-old, who will handle live drumming duties for his father's string of…
By: Harley Brown / June 4, 2014

Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy Announces Solo Album, Tour

After taking some time away from Wilco for live collaborations and TV appearances, this summer, Jeff Tweedy's bringing new meaning to "dad rock." Though he'…
By: Colin Joyce / May 18, 2014

Watch Jeff Tweedy Sing About Karate Chops on ‘Parks and Recreation’

Parks and Recreation keeps upping its own already-high ante when it comes to music references. Last week's Parks and Rec included a nod…
By: Marc Hogan / April 11, 2014

Watch Wilco’s Glenn Kotche at Work on ‘Adventureland’ Album

You likely know Glenn Kotche as the drummer of Wilco. (Alternately, the guy who played faucets in that commercial.) But he's also a…
By: Chris Martins / March 25, 2014

The 40 Best Albums of 2002

The 40 best albums of 2002, as ranked by the SPIN editors. [This list was originally published in the January 2003 issue of SPIN.]…
By: SPIN Staff / February 27, 2014

Pawnee Hotel Foxtrot: Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy to Visit ‘Parks and Recreation’

Mouse Rat may be getting some competition. Chris Pratt's character Andy Dwyer is the one with the band on Parks and Recreation, but…
By: Marc Hogan / February 7, 2014

Uncle Tupelo’s ‘No Depression’ Reissue Fetes a Hard-Luck Classic That Birthed a Whole Genre

Between Mumford & Sons, the Lumineers, and the Avett Brothers, twang-y, revivalist roots rock might seem like a new thing, but all that's really new…
By: David Menconi / January 23, 2014

ACL Music Festival 2013: SPIN’s Best Live Photos From Saturday

Kendrick, the Cure, Haim, Grimes, and more at Day 2 of Austin City Limits.
By: Jolie Ruben / October 6, 2013

Beck and Wilco Join Forces for Live ‘Loser,’ ‘California Stars,’ Beatles Covers

Some of the iconic figures in the past couple of decades of alt-ish music history combined their powers on stage earlier this week to perform…
By: Marc Hogan / July 31, 2013

Bob Dylan, Jeff Tweedy, and Jim James Expertly Lift ‘The Weight’ From the Band

A week after tourmates Bob Dylan, Jeff Tweedy, and Jim James finally united for the first time on stage to perform the old folk song…
By: Dan Reilly / July 25, 2013

Bob Dylan, Jeff Tweedy, Jim James Jam on ‘Twelve Gates to the City’

Took 'em long enough. Halfway through their AmericanaramA tour, Bob Dylan, Wilco's Jeff Tweedy, My Morning Jacket's Jim James finally took the stage…
By: Dan Reilly / July 17, 2013
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