Wilco has announced its Spring 2023 tour featuring a series of three-night residencies in Chicago, Port Chester, NY, and Reykjavík, Iceland, with a promise of no repeats in each city. The Chicago shows will take place at the Riviera Theatre on March 23, 25 & 26, 2023. The special guest each night will be Horsegirl.
Friday, January 20 sees the LP and CD release of Wilco’s 12th album, Cruel Country, deemed one of the best of 2022 by The New York Times, NPR Music, Rolling Stone, Variety, Stereogum, Aquarium Drunkard, and more. To further honor the physical release of Cruel Country, Wilcoworld Radio returns for its third installment. The robust radio show will stream for free on Wilcoworld.net beginning today through January 24th and will feature 12+ hours of unique programming, including a DJ hour from each band member, rare and unheard recordings of recent live shows, a Cruel Country deep dive with Jeff Tweedy, an audio mezcal tasting, Wilco cover sets curated by WXRT’s Marty Lennertz and Lara Mondae, plus custom commercials, celebrity IDs and more. There will also be a behind-the-scenes conversation on the Yankee Hotel Foxtrot 20th Anniversary Super Deluxe Edition, which has earned two GRAMMY nominations for Best Historical Album and Best Album Notes.