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10 Best Songs of the Week: Rose Elinor Dougall, Phoebe Bridgers, Sharon Van Etten, and More

Plus James Yorkston, Telekinesis, Sneaks, TEEN, TOY, and a Wrap-up of the Last Two Weeks' Other Notable New Tracks

Nov 30, 2018

We didn't do a Songs of the Week last week due to the Thanksgiving holiday and long weekend. Beyond the fact that we were taking a break from work, there simply weren't enough songs released last week to justify a Songs of the Week wrap up. More

Nov 27, 2018

Wilco's Jeff Tweedy is releasing new solo album, WARM, this Friday (November 30) via dBpm. Previously he shared a video for its first single, "Some Birds" (which was one of our Songs of the Week). Now he has shared another song from the album, "I Know What It's Like," via a Mark Greenberg-directed video for the track.  More

10 Best Songs of the Week: Flight of the Conchords, Lala Lala, Little Dragon, and More

Plus BADBADNOTGOOD, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Young Galaxy, Ryley Walker, and a Wrap-up of the Week's Other Notable New Tracks

Sep 28, 2018

We tend to avoid including cover versions in our Songs of the Week list, as they are not truly new songs, but this week we have included two notable ones in our main list. We also rarely include live songs in our Top 10 songs, but have made a big exception this week. More

Sep 24, 2018

Wilco's Jeff Tweedy has announced a new solo album, WARM, and shared a video for its first single, "Some Birds." WARM is due out November 30 via dBpm. Sam Henrikson directed the "Some Birds" video, which features Tweedy watching himself get a haircut. More

Nov 14, 2017

Soul legend and civil rights activist Mavis Staples is releasing a new album, If All I Was Was Black, this Friday via ANTI-. Wilco's Jeff Tweedy produced If All I Was Was Black and also guests on one song, "Ain't No Doubt About It," and now Staples has shared the song. It's a pleasing duet between Staples and Tweedy.  More

Nov 08, 2017

Soul legend and civil rights activist Mavis Staples is releasing a new album, If All I Was Was Black, on November 17 via ANTI-. Wilco's Jeff Tweedy produced If All I Was Was Black and also guests on one song. Last night Staples stopped by The Late Show with Stephen Colbert to perform "Build a Bridge," Tweedy on guitar and backing vocals. More

Sep 15, 2017

This week Benjamin Clementine discusses the inspirations for his new record and the problems he sees around him, plus we round-up Trump's deal-cutting, hurricanes, mass persecution in Myanmar, The Beatles on the EU, and Mavis Staples on the state of America. More

Sep 11, 2017

Soul legend and civil rights activist Mavis Staples has announced a new album, If All I Was Was Black, and shared its title track. If All I Was Was Black was produced by Wilco's Jeff Tweedy, who also guests on one song. More

Soundtracking the Resistance - Fascists in America

Examining Trump's Response to the White Supremacist Rally and Violence in Charlottesville, Virginia

Aug 18, 2017

With the President outdoing himself in a bid to appear like a terrible human being, there's only really one thing to talk about this week. Still, read on and you might find a few positive developments outside his Charlottesville debacle. More

Wilco Release New Song “All Lives, You Say?” to Benefit Southern Poverty Law Center

Shared in Honor of Jeff Tweedy’s Late Father, Perhaps in Response to Charlottesville White Nationalist Rally

Aug 14, 2017

Wilco have released a brand new song, "All Lives, You Say?," to their Bandcamp page. Its release is perhaps timed in response to the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, this past weekend in which three were killed (including 32-year-old anti-racism protestor Heather Heyer, when a car purposefully sped into a crowd of protestors). More

Six Albums Out Today Worth Hearing: Algiers, Radiohead, Bedouine, Prince, and More

Plus King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard and Jeff Tweedy

Jun 23, 2017

Here we highlight six albums due out today that we feel are most worth hearing. We have also included Amazon links for each album. If you click through those links and buy the album (or anything else on Amazon once you've clicked through) then Amazon rewards us with a sales percentage.  More

Jun 21, 2017

Wilco's Jeff Tweedy is releasing a new solo albumTogether At Last, this Friday June 23 via dBpm. It's a solo acoustic album that features new versions of songs by Wilco as well as Tweedy's side-projects Loose Fur and Golden SmogMore

Jun 20, 2017

Wilco's Jeff Tweedy is releasing a new solo albumTogether At Last, this Friday June 23 via dBpm. It's a solo acoustic album that features new versions of songs by Wilco as well as Tweedy's side-projects Loose Fur and Golden SmogMore

Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy Announces Solo Acoustic Album Featuring Covers of His Past Work

Together At Last Due Out June 23 via dBpm; Listen to New Version of Loose Fur's "Laminated Cat"

Apr 13, 2017

Wilco's Jeff Tweedy has announced a new solo album, Together At Last, which is due out June 23 via dBpm. It's a solo acoustic album that features new versions of songs by Wilco as well as Tweedy's side-projects Loose Fur and Golden Smog. More



Reviews

WARM

WARM

dBpm

Dec 07, 2018

History is often perceived and represented as past tense. Moments and movements that happened, taught in a way in which we can't change these things, but dissect them, eventually learning how to move forward with what we've extracted from their happenings.  More

Together At Last

Together At Last

dBpm

Jun 23, 2017

Now this is a lovely thing. Jeff Tweedy revisits his past catalogue, recording acoustic renditions of songs from Wilco, Loose Fur, and Golden Smog. The record begins with a slightly faster paced "Via Chicago" from Wilco's Summerteeth, the tempo suiting the song very well.  More