AmericanaRama touring festival (Dylan, Wilco, My Morning Jacket, and others) turning into special guest jams, Happy birthday Bill Berry, Will Champioin, Fatboy Slim, Daniel Ash….
Jay Farrar brought his playing mates of Son Volt back together for a familiar yet fresh twist on the alt-country sounds of today. Farrar was a co-founder of the band Uncle Tupelo with Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy back in the day, way back in the day.Â The two eventually agreed to disagree and went their own separate [...]
In supreme craftiness of announcements, Weird Al Yankovic hosted a two hour long ‘megathon’ variety show to slowly roll out Bonnaroo lineup for 2013. Like a PBS telethon except operators were standing by to reveal a different artist to anyone who called the special phone number, then the caller would get to ‘announce’ the artist [...]
Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy is quite a funny man. One wonders what would happen if he ever ran into his former bandmate of long ago Uncle Tupelo days, Jay Farrar, on a beach in Mexico, what would happen. Well, wonder no more, cuz he did and he tells the funny story.
Jeff Tweedy, the funny frontman of Wilco, got caught on camera doing a medley of Black Eyed Peas songs.
NEW ORLEANS JAZZ FEST 2011 – April 29 – May 8 Arcade Fire Bon Jovi Jimmy Buffett Kid Rock John Mellencamp Wilco The Neville Brothers Willie Nelson The Strokes Robert Plant & the Band of Joy Ms. Lauryn Hill Tom Jones Jeff Beck Michael Franti & Spearhead Sonny Rollins Robert Randolph & The Family Band [...]
Guardian UK reports Coldplay to sponsor a fourth Division Cricket club from Cotswalds, called the Slaughters. Can you just picture the shirts? The Slaughters Coldplay. Apparently,