Paramount Theatre | Seattle, Washington
Supporting the release of their newest LP, Ode to Joy, Wilco comes to Paramount Theatre Seattle on Wednesday 18th March 2020 for two nights in a row! Jeff Tweedy and co have built up a loyal and steady following over the past 25 years, and it's easy to see why – their special brand of alt-country folk-rock always hits its target, producing sonically and lyrically adventurous tunes that also touch the soul… MAke sure you catch these mainstays of the alt-rock scene!
Formed in Chicago in 1994, after the disbanding of fellow Chicago-based alternative country group Uncle Tupelo, Wilco made its debut in 1995 with the album A.M. To date, having traversed several line-up changes, the band has consisted of founding members singer Jeff Tweedy and bassist John Stirratt, as well as guitarist Nels Cline, multi-instrumentalist Pat Sansone, keyboard player Mikael Jorgensen, and drummer Glenn Kotche, since 2004. Throughout its 25 year career, Wilco has released 11 studio albums, including the two-time Grammy Award-winning album A Ghost is Born (2004). Their most recent album, Ode to Joy, was released in October 2019, and reached number one on the Billboard Folk Albums and Independent Albums charts, as well as number two on the Top Rock Albums Chart and number 21 on the Billboard 200.