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In Retrospect: Wilco’s Yankee Hotel Foxtrot

It is hard to describe the way music makes us feel. Once in a while some stray chord change comes along that quite robs us of our ability to communicate, makes us want to close our eyes and melt, rendering us stranded in a state of auditory euphoria. The intensity of this sensory pleasure makes […]

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In retrospect: Wilco’s 1999 epic, Summerteeth

Following on from last year’s Ode to Joy, November sees Wilco turn the wheel of time all the way back to 1999 with a reissue of their third LP, the formative Summerteeth. The alt-country rock band hail from Chicago and are led by songwriter extraordinaire Jeff Tweedy. With the reissue imminent, now seems an apt […]

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Wilco release new single ‘Everyone Hides’

‘Everyone Hides’ is a tale of self-delusion wrapped up in brightly coloured autumnal tones, delicately traversing a swift three minutes of unadulterated Yankee Hotel Foxtrot nostalgia. A bouncing yet lackadaisical seeming groove led by an elastic acoustic guitar riff is paired with a mimicking bassline and brightly cracking snare beats, over which a sweet melody […]