Happy birthday to this American beauty.
A cryptic and gifted songwriter.
We’ve already covered, Jeff Tweedy: The Early Years.
Wilco has been around for awhile. Their back catalog is impressive. Covering them would take a while but let’s at least get you started with a primer.
I’ll start with live. Must see them live.
This song is a brilliant mess. And epic. When you see Wilco live you need to be ready to count the “nothings”. They usually hit double digits. If you’re lucky, they hit 20. This one is…well how many do you count?
Woody Guthrie’s granddaughter approaches Wilco and Bill Bragg and ask them to add music to “just found” old lyrics.
Add Jason Isbell…well please and thank you.
Pop candy. The best kind.
If you get only album…which is fully foolish get “Yankee Hotel Foxtrot”. One of my favorite album openers.
Greater than equal to
Guitar forest fire
Wilco 3.0 8 albums in and they are recreating themselves.
Let’s begin the begin. AM.
I think that’s a pretty good list. Plus I’m on vacation…and going for a hike…then a beer.
But we shall end of a bit of live/guest