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  1. See Wilco Perform David Bowie's 'Space Oddity' in BrooklynRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | RollingStone

    Wilco performed Friday at Brooklyn's Kings Theatre, where the group paid tribute to David Bowie by performing "Space Oddity" A night after appearing on Late Show With Stephen Colbert , Wilco performed Friday at Brooklyn's Kings Theatre, where the group paid tribute to David Bowie by performing "Space Oddity." Jeff Tweedy and company closed out their concert with the acoustic, understated rendition of the 1969 classic .


  2. NewsWatch Wilco pay tribute to David Bowie in encoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | NME

    Wilco covered David Bowie's 1969 classic 'Space Oddity' last night in Brooklyn's King Theater. The band were performing the entirety of their 2015 surprise-release, 'Star Wars', when they added an extra set drawn from the rest of their discography, and returned for an acoustic encore including their Bowie cover.


  3. Both Wilco and Red Hot Chili Peppers Covered David Bowie Songs Last NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Spin

    Two rock bands paid tribute to the late, great David Bowie in separate concert appearances on opposite coasts last night. At Brooklyn's Kings Theatre, Wilco launched their two-day stay with a rendition of the 1969 Bowie cut "Space Oddity," with Jeff Tweedy guiding the interstellar track around the universe and back again .


  4. Brooklyn Indie Rockers Caveman Return With 'Never Going Back' & Announce New LP 'Otero War'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Billboard

    ... the likes of The War On Drugs, Jeff Tweedy, and Weezer (and also honing their DJ game). With layers of Springsteen, Wilco, and Tears For Fears, the heady, emotional song tugs at nostalgia while also asserting itself as a clear tour de force for the ...


  5. Wilco's "Random Name Generator" & a Jeff Tweedy lullaby on ColbertRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Examiner.com

    Star Wars , which is Wilco's ninth studio album, doesn't have any singles yet, but the catchy "Random Name Generator" certainly serves as a good entry point as you can see in this clip . As a bonus, Wilco founder/front man Jeff Tweedy participated in a bit at the show's end playing a lullaby for Colbert, who was in his jammies, all tucked in for bed.


  6. Watch Wilco's Jeff Tweedy Sing Stephen Colbert a LullabyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | RollingStone

    Many of Wilco 's folkier, dreamier tunes already feel like alt-rock lullabies, so frontman Jeff Tweedy seemed comfortable singing Stephen Colbert to sleep during Thursday's The Late Show . "Sometimes you're scared, and then you're not scared / Sometimes you worry, and then you don't care," Tweedy sang in his gentle rasp, strumming an acoustic guitar as the host clutched his teddy bear and stuffed giraffe.


  7. Watch Jeff Tweedy sing Stephen Colbert a lullaby on 'The Late Show'Read the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy rocked so hard in Thursday's episode of "The Late Show" that he nearly rocked Stephen Colbert to sleep. "Sometimes you're scared, and then you're not scared.


  8. Watch Wilco Perform On Colbert, Sing Stephen Colbert A LullabyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Stereogum

    Wilco have been down with Stephen Colbert since his Colbert Report days . And when they showed up on his Late Show last night, they weren't just there to do musical-guest duties.


  9. Top 5 shows of the weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Free Williamsburg

    ... would expect, which bodes well, and the band usually turn up the amps a little extra when playing live. Friday 8pm 2) Wilco at Kings Theatre You can make all the "dad-rock" jokes you want, Wilco's live shows are always good, with rotating setlists ...


  10. DVR Alert: Wilco to appear on Colbert tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Examiner.com

    Tonight, Wilco will appear as the musical on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert which airs on CBS at 11:35pm EST. While this will be their first time performing on the program after Colbert took it over from David Letterman last September, the Chicago band, or maybe more accurately Wilco founder/front man Jeff Tweedy , has a bit of a history with the host.


  11. 'Mavis' Trailer: Gospel & Soul Legend Mavis Staples Gets Her Own HBO DocumentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | /film

    ... '60s and hits like I'll Take You There in the '70s, to funked-up collaborations with Prince and her recent albums with Wilco's Jeff Tweedy, Mavis has stayed true to her roots, kept her family close, and inspired millions along the way. Featuring ...


  12. Skunk Anansie announced as headliner for INmusic Festival, CroatiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | NME

    ... confirmed as the other headliners for the festival. Other acts featuring on the bill include American alt-rock group Wilco , The Kooks and Yeasayer with more announcements still to be made. Tickets for the three day festival are priced at a 30 (A ...


  13. Low explores turmoil in sonics and lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... we also have this tendency to try to push it a bit." On the previous Low album, "The Invisible Way," co-produced by Wilco's Jeff Tweedy in 2013, "We were very much about staying out of the way and letting the song be, not messing with it and giving ...


  14. Interview: Former Richmond Musician Andrew Leahey Makes the Most of a Second ChanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Style Weekly

    ... The record on the Thirty Tigers label of Jason Isbell and Lucinda Williams was produced by Ken Coomer, a co-founder of Wilco and ex-Uncle Tupelo drummer who has become a Grammy-winning producer. Style spoke with Leahey just as he was leaving the ...


  15. opbmusic Presents: Rodrigo AmaranteRead the original story

    May 24, 2014 | National Public Radio

    ... Wolf Parade will make its first festival appearance in five years and play two sets at the festival. The group joins Wilco' s Jeff Tweedy, Yo La Tengo and Beach House among the headliners. Plus, Korby Lenker returns to Pickathon for a second ...


  16. Bun B on Why Bernie Sanders Is the Most Hip-Hop Presidential CandidateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Miami New Times

    ... Vampire Weekend's Ezra Koenig and Chris Tomson at a rally in Iowa. This list of artists who support Bernie include Wilco's Jeff Tweedy, Zo Kravitz, Sonic Youth's Thurston Moore, Red Hot Chili Peppers lead singer Anthony Kiedis, and the list goes ...


  17. Wilco dazzles in both rocking and quiet momentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Boston.com

    ... cowboy hat and in a buoyant but not particularly chatty mood - and the crew opened the show by playing the entirety of Wilco's latest album "Star Wars." It is itself a study in contrasts as vibey jams bled into crunchy rockers with the rhythm ...


  18. Wilco setlists: Boston 1/29 & 1/30Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Examiner.com

    Wilco 's Winter Star Wars 2016 Tour continues with two shows in Boston at the Orpheum Theatre on Friday and Saturday night. Yet again, the Chicago band opened the shows with a complete performance of their 9th album, last summer's surprise release Star Wars , then followed that with tracks from the rest of their over 20-year old career.


  19. October 18: Iss. 41Read the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... sword - just ask Mikael Jorgensen. The Fort Greene musician is the keyboardist for legendary Chicago group Wilco - but as he leads a band of his own and prepares to release the group's solo album, he's finding that notoriety is both a blessing and a ...


  20. Wilco setlists: Pittsburgh 1/25, Burlington 1/26, & Portland 1/27Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Examiner.com

    "Morea " / "Random Name Generator" / "The Joke Explained" / "You Satellite" / "Taste the Ceiling" / "Pickled Ginger" / "Where Do I Begin" / "Cold Slope" / "King of You" / "Magnetized" / "Handshake Drugs" / "Camera" / "Art of Almost" / "Via Chicago" / "Box Full of Letters" / "Hummingbird" / "Forget the Flowers" / "New Madrid" / "Heavy Metal Drummer" / "I'm the Man Who Loves you" / "Dawned on Me" / "Jesus, Etc."