alt-country

Wilco - All Lives, You Say?

A new Wilco song called “All Lives, You Say?” is available for immediate download with a charitable contribution. Proceeds will go to the Southern Poverty Law Center, in the memory of Jeff Tweedy’s father, Robert L. Tweedy (1933-2017).

“My dad was named after a Civil War general, and he voted for Barack Obama twice. He used to say ‘If you know better, you can do better.’ America - we know better. We can do better.” - Jeff Tweedy

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I have a ginormous crush on Colter Wall, and his Imaginary Appalachia album is one of my favorites. He’s got a delicious, dark spin on country-folk, and it’s worth a listen if you like your music mystical, and dark, and heavy, with a voice to match.

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The Secret Sisters - You Don’t Own Me Anymore

Taken from the new album ‘You Don’t Own Me Anymore,’ available June 9. This video was directed by Tyler Jones, shot on location at the historic Lyric Theatre, Wheelhouse Salon and Atomic Lounge in Birmingham, Alabama.

The Secret Sisters are an Americana singing and songwriting duo consisting of vocalists Laura and Lydia Rogers.

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“Did the bruise on her face test the patience of all of her kin, or do strangers ‘round here disappear like straw in the wind?”

Wilco - Blasting Fonda

In conjunction with Wilco’s 20th anniversary comes Alpha Mike Foxtrot, a four-disc box set of rare studio and live recordings collected from the band’s extensive audio archives. “Blasting Fonda” was written by Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy in 1996 for the soundtrack to the movie Feeling Minnesota.

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