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  1. Statewide touring show roundup, fall 2014: From metal to mellowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bangor Daily News

    ... with a bang at the State Theatre, as rockers Chevelle take the stage with Kyng on Sept. 3. A few weeks after that, the Wilco frontman now known as Tweedy (pictured) plays with Hospitality on Sept. 28, and a few weeks after that, there's some serious ...

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  2. Is 'Brill Bruisers' the New Pornographers' best record? Carl Newman thinks soRead the original story

    Monday | Lifestyles

    ... Are we that boring of a band? It seems like we have a lot more going on than most bands do. "I remember there was a Wilco record years ago where Jeff Tweedy had gone into rehab," he added. "He had some sort of breakdown and he went into rehab. So ...

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  3. Happy Birthday Jeff Tweedy | Wilco At Sydney Opera HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | JamBase

    Today marks Wilco front man Jeff Tweedy's 47th birthday. The Belleville, IL native formed Uncle Tupelo in the late '80s with high school friend Jay Farrar and drummer Mike Heidorn.

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  4. On This Day in Music...August 25thRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | DC101

    ... the world has ever seen! Jeff Tweedy was also born today. Well, August 25th, 1967. Jeff grew up to be the leader of Wilco and also to be quite successful as a solo act as well. Watch them doing "Airline to Heaven" at Farm Aid 2005 with a special ...

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  5. Singer still stirring the soulRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... collaboration to date has been with songwriter and producer Jeff Tweedy, who is also the frontman of rock band Wilco. Their first collaboration for 2010's "You Are Not Alone" is a mosaic of gospel and folk music, which brought Staples her first ...

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  6. Patagonia Launches "Vote the Environment" CampaignRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Sporting Goods Business

    ... participation to keep it protected. In 2012, Patagonia successfully ran a similar campaign by partnering with the band Wilco to bring awareness to "Vote the Environment." They set up booths outside each concert during Wilco's tour in order to garner ...

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  7. Patagonia Partners With Artists Across the Country to Bring Environmental Focus to Midterm ElectionsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | Sys-Con Media

    ... participation to keep it protected. In 2012, Patagonia successfully ran a similar campaign by partnering with the band Wilco to bring awareness to "Vote the Environment." They set up booths outside each concert during Wilco's tour in order to garner ...

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  8. YouTube Music's Secret Weapon: Music You Can't Get Anywhere ElseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Re/code

    ... tail, and it seems impossible to imagine it existing anywhere but YouTube. Spotify gives me on-demand access to all of Wilco's albums, and all of Radiohead's albums, but it won't let me hear Wilco's Jeff Tweedy covering Radiohead. Music licensing is ...

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  9. YouTube Music's Secret Weapon: Music You Can't Get Anywhere ElseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Re/code

    ... tail, and it seems impossible to imagine it existing anywhere but YouTube. Spotify gives me on-demand access to all of Wilco's albums, and all of Radiohead's albums, but it won't let me hear Wilco's Jeff Tweedy covering Radiohead. Music licensing is ...

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  10. Flea market music fest defies end of summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | BlogTO

    ... band 4-Star Movie, Shiffman moved south to New York City and formed this roots rock outfit, feet firmly planted in the Wilco camp. With a similar approach to Jeff Tweedy, Shiffman's band complimented his jangle with the right amount of sonic ...

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  11. Jeff Tweedy of Wilco to perform at Calvin CollegeRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | MLive.com

    ... Spencer Tweedy, performing numbers from his upcoming album "Sukierae," due Sept. 23. He'll also perform songs by Wilco and his former band Uncle Tupelo during a solo set. From 1987-1994, Tweedy played with Uncle Tupelo, hailed as one of the most ...

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  12. Photos: Beck headlines Twilight concert in Salt Lake CityRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... terary journal McSweeney's. The benefit album features those songs recorded by artists such as Jack White, Jack Black, Wilco's Jeff Tweedy, Norah Jones, fun. and David Johansen. Beck recorded one song on the album, "Heaven's Ladder."

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  13. Photos: Beck headlines Twilight concert in Salt Lake City Beck, the...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... terary journal McSweeney's. The benefit album features those songs recorded by artists such as Jack White, Jack Black, Wilco's Jeff Tweedy, Norah Jones, fun. and David Johansen. Beck recorded one song on the album, "Heaven's Ladder."

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  14. Ohio Weather Band is a young touring rock group with a talented singer and definitely worth checking out at free Huntsville showRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Alabama Live

    ... move him, "where like the vocals are the main point of what's going on - you're kind of forced to listen to it. Like (Wilco's) Jeff Tweedy, he's not a shouter or anything like that but I just think he has a super unique voice that kind of forces you ...

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  15. Tweedy - "Flowering"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Stereogum

    Remember how Wilco posted Yankee Hotel Foxtrot for free online until they could find a label to release it? It seems like Jeff Tweedy is doing something similar with his new band Tweedy, a duo that also features his 18-year-old drummer son Spencer.

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  16. R&B/gospel legend Mavis Staples: A voice for the ages, a message for the heartRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... recording a series of critically acclaimed albums with guitarist Ry Cooder and Jeff Tweedy of the indie rock band Wilco, she's ready for a new project. "You want to keep it fresh. It keeps it interesting for me, to work with different people like ...

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  17. Celebrating 10 Years of the DeBartolo Performing Arts CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | PR Log

    ... Percussion's world premiere by composer Glenn Kotche in October 2014. Kotche, drummer for the Grammy-winning band Wilco, is well known for his interest in new musical instrument design and engineering to realize aspects of his musical compositions. ...

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  18. Wilco's Jeff Tweedy Announces 'Sukierae'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Billboard

    ... the record is kind of like a solo album performed by a duo." The elder Tweedy hasn't forgotten his day job, either. Wilco will play a handful of dates in early September before TWEEDY hits the road. When the Tweedys kicked off their earlier summer ...

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  19. Heavy Lights @AmpersandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Connect Savannah

    ... down these days. Still, the arrangements are complex and interesting. There are finely-etched Americana sounds, too, Wilco-via-Neil Young stuff, on Mad Minds, every tune featuring stellar harmonies and the falsetto lead vocals of band founder Ryan ...

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  20. Sneak Preview Available for Gustafer Yellowgold's Wisdom Tooth of WisdomRead the original story

    Friday Aug 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in Seoul, Korea. Yet Gustafer is not just for kids! Gustafer Yellowgold's Show has performed as the support act for Wilco and The Polyphonic Spree, and Gustafer has been seen off-Broadway in his own productions of Gustafer Yellowgold's Mellow ...

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