Tag Archives: wilco

FULL RELEASE 6/30: WILCO (THE ALBUM)

by kevin diamond Here’s the short version: Wilco (the album) is better than Sky Blue Sky, but not as good as Yankee Hotel Foxtrot. The end. It’s easy to imagine that the proceeding sentence will be true for the remainder of Wilco’s career. Unless you’re one of those eternal-Wilco-haters (and there are plenty of them), [...]

INDIE NEWS REEL WKEND EDITION 5/16

by charles poladian Weekend Reel all set to get this party started. There are a lot of things going on, a lot of cool little tidbits and miscellany ready to be shared. The Reel will feel pretty hefty with some cool vids, cool tunes, and cool people. What’s not to like? Artist: Kid Sister Song: [...]

QC MIXTAPE VOL. 38 (MAR 22 – 28)

by lee harvey Here’s another stellar and eclectic mixtape for ya’ while we continue to bide our time. This week’s literary passage is an excerpt from Samuel Becketts’ Waiting For Godot. Forever relevant, the play has stuck with me since I first saw it as a child. Here’s a classic line from Pozzo: Have you [...]

QC THROW BACK REVIEW: WILCO

post and illustration by chris duffy The days seemingly grow longer and the gray looming over the skyscrapers starts to be punctured by eager sunlight. Temperatures tip-toe higher and coats peel away into jackets, soon to be shed all together like bogging snakeskin. Artist: Wilco Song: I’m the Man Who Loves You … But as [...]

LIVE WILCO DVD SET FOR 2009

by phil miller Happy New Year Wilco fans; Eerily enough as I’m sitting here listening to Wilco’s 2005 live double album Kicking Television (which is an incredible listen FYI), I just read Jeff Tweedy’s letter to fans detailing the bands upcoming release schedule. 2009 will bring not only the earlier reported follow-up album to 2007′s [...]

QC MIXTAPE VOL. 15 (SEP 28 – OCT 4)

by bmac This past week was pretty interesting for QC. Caught up with some friends from our past and were thrown a few curveballs that could have a crazy impact on our future. Time to make some moves probably. Anyway, a couple days of ACL coverage and a Shazam mixtape help make this the biggest [...]

SHAZAM MIX VOL. 2

by bmac I told my friend I was posting another Shazam mix today and he said “you mean like that terrible Shaq movie?” I didn’t really know how to respond. The kid’s a little off. I mean…Kazaam (not Shazam) was an AWESOME movie. I’ve had some time to build up a nice list on my [...]

QC MIXTAPE VOL. 9 (AUG 17-23)

by bmac This weekend another one of my friends hooked up with a woman in her 40s. Is it just me or did American Pie open a crazy can-o-worms with the whole milf thing? Don’t get me wrong, it’s awesome. I’m just surprised sometimes at how common it is to hear terms like milf and [...]

NEW WILCO SET FOR SPRING 2009

by phil miller Good news for Wilco fans- Jeff Tweedy announced today he plans to have a new Wilco album sealed and delivered for Spring 2009. The album will be the bands seventh studio release and follow up to 2007ís mellow and straight forward Sky Blue Sky and 2004ís much more experimental A Ghost Is [...]

FLEET FOXES TAPPED FOR WILCO TOUR

by phil miller Five-pieced Seattle based, Fleet Foxes have been tapped as openers on a string of dates for Wilco on their upcoming August tour. Fleet Foxes have been gaining a lot of notoriety of late, coming off the release of their debut self titled album earlier this month. The album has received much critical [...]