Wilco is a Chicago-based rock band, formed in 1994, that performs in the genres of alternative, folk and experimental rock. When alternative country band called Uncle Tupelo was left incomplete after vocalist Jay Farrar left, its remaining members founded a new band named Wilco. The group’s lineup has undergone frequent change, so that the only original standing members include John Stirratt as the bassist, and Jeff Tweedy as the vocalist. Since 2004, the lineup comprises of Nels Cline as the guitarist, Pat Sansone as a multi-instrumentalist, Glenn Kotche as the drummer and Mikael Jorgensen as another multi-instrumentalist. The band’s previous lineup includes the likes of Leroy Bach, Ken Coomer, Bob Egan, Jay Bennett and Max Johnson. The band has published a live album, eight studio offerings and some collaborative works including one with American rock band The Minus 5, and two with alternative rock performer Billy Bragg. Wilco tickets are popular particularly among younger crowds who enjoy its experimental rock techniques.
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Farrar and Tweedy, who were already playing for Uncle Tupelo, sought to quickly reestablish themselves by forming a new band soon after their previous one dissolved. The new group considered to continue making music under the name of Uncle Tupelo, but eventually decided to being called Wilco. Their debut album was thought to be form the pure country rock style, and climbed up to the twenty-seventh spot on Billboard charts, Heatseekers. The album was not considered to be a success since it did not receive any significant response commercially or critically. Soon the band was joined by Jay Bennett whose multi-instrumental skills provided another guitar player and a keyboardist, which added greatly to the next albums.
Foxtrot is Wilco’s most successful studio album so far, and has sold more than six hundred and seventy thousand copies all over the globe, and hit the thirteenth spot on Billboard 200. It has garnered much critical acclaim topping a critics’ poll of Pazz & Jop in 2002, and being named by Q Magazine in its list of hundred best albums. The band’s fifth studio offering released in 2004, titled A Ghost Is Born, which contained tracks that were recorded with the Pro Tools prior to their live performances. The song titled Less Than You Think consisted of fifteen minutes of pure instrumentals with synthesizers and electronic noises in the background. This album took the thirteenth place in Pazz & Jop’s poll of 2004, and won the group two Grammy Awards in the category of Best Recording Package and Best Alternative Music Album. In 2011, the group released its sixth album called The Whole Love, featuring tracks such as I Might as its first single, and presenting the same song as a Nick Lowe cover of his hit I Love MY Label. The song was presented in the Solid Sound Festival held in MassMoca.
Wilco has credited several musical acts and artists such as Bill Fay for influencing their style, while they have served as an inspiration to many modern rock groups. Initially, the group continued creating the kind of sound in Uncle Tupelo’s first ever album titled A.M. released in 1995. Since then the group has assimilated rock characteristics that lean more towards the experimental style, with classic pop and alternative rock elements. Wilco gained more prominence since the release of their fourth album in 2002 titled Yankee Hotel Foxtrot, and the issues cropped about it. The album was initially made with Reprise Records that rejected it after the recording sessions had already been completed, and altogether dismissed the band from the label. However, as per the deal, Reprise handed the band the album’s rights for free. Wilco streamed the album on its website following which, in 2002 it was sold to Nonesuch Records.
Wilco has received several Grammy nominations through 1999 to 2012, mostly in the categories of best rock album. In 2003, the group won a Wired Rave Award, following which it was nominated for Shortlist Music Prize twice, in 2004 and 2007. Get those Wilco tickets and enjoy a live performance by the legendary rock sound innovators.
Alternative rock, Experimental rock, Art rock, Indie rock, Alternative country
Jeff Tweedy, Nels Cline, Glenn Kotche, John Stirratt, More
- Yankee Hotel Foxtrot
- The Whole Love
- Sky Blue Sky
Wilco Record labels
Nonesuch Records, Reprise Records, Warner Music Group
- Jesus Etc.
- Impossible Germany
- the reaper
- California Stars
- I Am Trying to Break Your Heart
- Heavy Metal Drummer
- If I Ever Was a Child
- Handshake Drugs
- Via Chicago
- Someone to Lose
- A Shot in the Arm
- How to Fight Loneliness
- War on War
- Box Full of Letters
- Hate It Here
- Poor Places
- The boys are back in town
- Art Of Almost
- Ashes of American Flags
- I Must Be High
- We’re Just Friends
- She's A Jar
- I'm Always In Love
- One Sunday Morning
- I'm the Man Who Loves You
- Casino Queen
- At Least That’s What You Said
- The weight
- True Love Will Find You in the End
- I’ll Fight
WILCO NEWS AND UPDATES
Wilco Announce US Tour Dates
The American alternative rock band Wilco recently revealed a new batch of tour dates for summer 2017. The tour is in support of their new record ‘Schmilco.’ It is set to kick off in Rochester on the 7th of June following which the Chicago based band will make stops in cities including Milwaukee, Louisville, Pittsburgh, Camden, Indianapolis and Portland. The rockers will also make appearances at festivals such as Solid Sound and Eaux Claires as part of the tour.
‘Schmilco’ is Wilco’s tenth studio album. It hit the shelves in September, 2016 and peaked at number 11 on the Billboard 200.
Nothing beats the joy of watching your favorite music artist perform live! Wilco's concert dates are out and fans are looking forward to the upcoming shows. The next concert will be held in St. Louis at the The Pageant on 13-Nov-17, while the last available date is for the event scheduled for Saint Paul at the The Palace Theatre - St. Paul on 17-Nov-17. For complete information regarding dates and venues, please visit our website.
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