Chicago-based band Wilco is an American alternative rock band that formed in 1994. Their name comes from the voice procedure tern “wilco” meaning “will comply.” Wilco has released seven studio albums, a live double album and three collaborations. “Yankee Hotel Foxtrot” is Wilco’s most successful album, after being released over much controversy. They won two Grammy Awards for their fifth studio album “A Ghost Is Born” including Best Alternative Music Album.
Wilco went on tour fall 2009 and are now looking forward to another tour in 2010, hitting North America for one month. The band also scheduled to make a special appearance at the 2010 Winter Olympics.
The alt-rock masters of Wilco added yet another round of U.S. dates to their on-going 2009 tour plans. The extension falls in October with performances currently booked from October 1 at the University of Iowa in Iowa City, IA, through October 18-19 at UIC Pavilion in Chicago, IL. Led... Read more
Phish’s festival plans and Bruce Springsteen’s paperless schemes are at the top of the daily tour recap for July 24, as compiled by TicketNews. Jam band megastar Phish has cemented its plans to revive its traditional weekend festival. The much anticipated 2009 event, dubbed Festival 8, has been booked... Read more
Former Wilco multi-instrumentalist Jay Bennett, 45, died in his sleep in the early hours of May 24. The cause of his death is unknown and an autopsy is being performed, according to published reports. Bennett released four solo albums and was working on his fifth at the time of... Read more
Alternative band Wilco has extended its summer tour plans yet again. A week after announcing a month-long round of concerts in June, frontman Jeff Tweedy and his acclaimed group have added a new block of shows for July and tacked on a few new gigs to the previously announced... Read more
Acclaimed alternative band Wilco just launched a spring tour of the U.S. on April 14, but another leg of dates has been announced for early summer. The next leg of the 2009 tour kicks off with a June 13 performance at Bonnaroo in Manchester, TN, and wraps on June... Read more
After supporting Neil Young on tour for the latter half of 2008, alt-country band Wilco has outlined its own set of national and international headlining dates for spring. The U.S. leg of the tour begins with an April 14-15 stand at Pabst Theater in Milwaukee, WI, and closes out... Read more
Following a successful three-month tour of Europe, Neil Young is preparing for his eight-week North American tour with Death Cab for Cutie, Wilco and Everest. The Live Nation-produced performances kick off October 14 in St. Paul, MN, and culminate on December 15 at Madison Square Garden in New York,... Read more
Guitarist’s chicken pox spoiled Tuesday’s show, but a Sept. 4 makeup date is already set. The sky-blue skies anticipated for Tuesday’s Wilco performance in Duluth have turned gray, after the band postponed the show due to guitarist Nels Cline’s bout with chicken pox. . . A makeup date has... Read more
Wilco has announced their 2007 North American tour dates. June 13 Davenport, IA Adler Theatre June 15 Indianapolis, IN Murat Theatre June 17 Manchester, TN Bonnaroo June 19 Atlanta, GA Chastain Park June 20 Charlotte, NC Ovens Auditorium June 22 Red Bank, NJ Count Basie Theatre June 24 Northampton,... Read more