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My 10 Favorite Wilco Songs

Photo by Jason Gonulsen Wilco has not played The Fox Theatre in St. Louis since September of 2004, but that will change on Wednesday, August 17th. And guess what? You still have a chance to purchase tickets (which, by the way, has not been the case recently in St. Louis, and will probably not be … Read more

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Review: Wilco Brings Star Wars to Brooklyn’s Kings Theatre

Photo by Jason Gonulsen I hadn’t seen a concert in two months. Hell, I’ve yet to see the new Star Wars film. But lately, I’ve been listening, carefully, to Wilco’s Star Wars, an album they, once again, gave away for free to everyone with a reasonable internet connection. There was no warning, no cute days-leading-up-to-the-release … Read more

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Download: Wilco Live at The Pageant in St. Louis (May 04, 2015)

Credit:Tim Bottchen Just over a month ago, the Pageant played host to Wilco’s lone 2015 St. Louis show.  If you were at the show, you know it was something special and won’t soon be forgotten.  If you weren’t able to make the show (or couldn’t score tickets), you needn’t worry, we’ve got you covered.  We’re … Read more

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Wilco | 10 Songs, 10 Stories

WILCO AT THE RIVIERA IN CHICAGO | PHOTO BY JASON GONULSEN On Monday, Wilco will perform at The Pageant; it will be their first performance in St. Louis since LouFest in 2013. The show is sold-out. TWEEDY will also be making a special appearance at Vintage Vinyl at 2PM. To preview the show, here are … Read more

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Win Tickets to Wilco at The Pageant on May 4th

PHOTO BY JASON GONULSEN And I leave it on the shore (leave it for somebody) I’d leave it for somebody Surely there’s somebody Who needs it more than me If you live in St. Louis you probably know that Wilco’s show on May 4th at The Pageant sold out in like 30 minutes. So that … Read more

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Concert Review | The Bottle Rockets at Off Broadway in St. Louis

Somehow, the band from Festus, Missouri made it through. But it’s not like The Bottle Rockets have gone completely under the radar. In 2007, Stephen King (yes, the guy who wrote Carrie) called them “America’s premier bar band . . . often categorized as alt-country — by people who need categories.” They’ve toured extensively with … Read more

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LouFest starts today in St. Louis

Daylight come Daylight go How far will it reach Ain’t nobody know LouFest begins today in St. Louis with local favorites Kentucky Knife Fight kicking things off on the BMI stage. From there, you’ll have plenty of choices like Ra Ra Riot, The National, Wilco, and the guy who we’re featuring today: Jim James of … Read more

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LouFest Preview | The 30 Best Wilco Songs

Photo by Jason Gonulsen Short on long term goals There’s a party there that we ought to go to If you still love rock and roll You still love rock and roll? I do believe St. Louis needs a major outdoor music festival. I do believe LouFest is the answer. And I do believe Wilco … Read more

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Album Review | Frightened Rabbit – Pedestrian Verse

Grudges, I believe, are almost always based out of fear. Perhaps fear of truth, perhaps fear of there being no hope on the horizon. So, we hold on to what we can, creating our own myopic reality inside a world that terrifies us and holds us responsible to always respond. Get busy living, or get … Read more

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Happy 3rd Birthday, Speakers in Code!

Photo by Austin Nelson You know it’s all beginning… To feel like it’s ending… Three years ago today, my buddy Jason and I launched Speakers in Code, an experimental writing playground of sorts where we could spread the word on the artists and music that we loved. We had not a clue in the world … Read more