Wilco Stories

Looking (and Listening) Back At Wilco's Incredible Shrinking Tour

Six years ago today, Wilco wrapped up one of the more creative endeavors of their career.While always having a special relationship with the fans in -- and city of -- Chicago, Wilco took this relationship to the extreme in 2011.The band first announced their intention to play the city's ornate Civic Opera House for...

On TV | Jeff Tweedy’s NPR Set Featuring A New Song

Last weekend, Jeff Tweedy performed a career-spanning solo set in Washington, DC as part of NPR Musics 10th anniversary celebration.The songwriter opened with a new song titled Bombs Above before breaking into Uncle Tupelos Weve Been Had, a Mavis Staple track and three Wilco songs, including A.M.s Passenger Side.The new song...

On TV | Full Show Video From Wilco in St. Paul

On TV features a quick recap of what weve been listening to at Tomorrows Verse headquarters.Who: WilcoWhat: Professional, full-show video from their show in St. Paul on November 16, 2017.You Need To Know: Wilco finished their current tour with a three-night run in St. Paul, Minnesota, with plans for a hiatus from touring for the...

Friday Album Reviews | Eight New Records You Need To Know

As every Friday brings new music, Tomorrow's Verse brings you our top picks. Here are our favorite new records from September 22. By: Alex WoodJosh Ritter Gathering [9/22]After releasing the outstanding Sermon On The Rocks in 2015 and helping Bob Weir record Blue Mountain in 2016, all eyes are on folk-rock songwriter Josh Ritter for this next...

Wilco Announces Touring Hiatus, New Jeff Tweedy-Produced Mavis Staples Album

While announcing a final batch of tour dates in Missouri and Minnesota, Wilco announced on social media that the band would be taking a break from touring in 2018.These will be the last Wilco shows of 2017 AND the band plan to take most, if not all, of 2018 off from the road, the band wrote on...

Wilco Releases New Benefit Song, “All Lives, You Say?”

In the wake of political turmoil, Wilco released a timely new single, with proceeds benefitting the Southern Poverty Law Center.All Lives, You Say?, a reference to the Black Lives Matter movement, is a somber acoustic number, not far in style from the songs from Schmilco. The lyrics are predictably politically pointed.     ...

Newport Folk Festival | Stream Sets From Wilco, Fleet Foxes, Drive-By Truckers & More

Newport Folk Festival brought Wilco, Fleet Foxes, John Prine, The Avett Brothers, Jim James and more to Rhode Island for a weekend of music at the end of July.Thanks to NPR, fans can now hear full sets from a number of the performers, including Wilco, Fleet Foxes, Drive-By Truckers and more.  Nine sets...

Late Night Roundup | Jeff Tweedy, Jason Isbell, Lake Street Dive & Mac DeMarco

Watch some of Tomorrows Verses favorite bands hit the promotional late-night television circuit.Jeff Tweedy on Late Night With Seth MyersHaving recently released Together At Last, a solo record that re-imagines songs from past albums, Jeff Tweedy stopped by Late Night With Seth Myers twice this week to perform acoustic renditions of Wilco classics. First...

The Hold Steady Covered Wilco And Other Chicago Artists During Three-Night Run

Photo: @ThaliaHallThe Hold Steady recently performed three shows in Chicago, with two nights at Thalia Hall and one intimate date at Empty Bottle as part of the venues 25th Anniversary celebration.Not only did the band switch up setlists dramatically throughout the three shows, they offered their audiences something special each night in the...

10 New Songs You Need To Hear | Arcade Fire, Foo Fighters, Radiohead & More

Its been a crazy week for new music, but Tomorrows Verse has you covered. Here are 10 brand new songs we have in heavy rotation.1. Arcade Fire Everything NowWith a new album coming in July, Arcade Fire has begun a hype-heavy promotional process leading to this video for the first single, Everything Now. The song was...