Wilco Band

Band NameWilco
OriginChicago, Illinois, U.S.
LeveldBpm, Nonesuch, Reprise
GenresAlternative rock, Experimental rock, art rock, indie rock, Alternative country
Associated actsUncle TupeloLoose FurBilly BraggThe Minus 5Son VoltGolden Smog
Founded InChicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States
Years active1994–present


Wilco is an American rock band formed in Chicago, Illinois, in 1987. The band’s music consists of alternative country and indie rock styles. Wilco has released eleven studio albums, one live album, three extended plays (EPs), four compilations, and 17 singles and four collaborations: three with Billy Bragg and one with The Minus 5. Wilco is known for its eclectic and innovative style of alternative country and modern rock. The North Carolina band Wilco, whose music has been inspired by a wide variety of artists and styles, including Bill Fay, The Beatles, and Television, has, in turn, influenced music by a number of modern alternative rock acts. In this article, we take a look at how. In the wake of its famous 1994 breakup, Wilco recorded a number of CDs and EPs but didn’t find much commercial success. The band’s 1997 major label debut Summerteeth (produced by Steve Lillywhite) finally brought Wilco to the attention of most rock fans. Wilco has since continued in the alternative country style of Uncle Tupelo on its debut album A.M. Wilco made a significant impact on the music industry in 2002, and their fifth album, Yankee Hotel Foxtrot (2002), was no exception. This time, however, Wilco’s record label was not happy with the resulting controversy surrounding the album. Wilco has been nominated for 11 Grammy Awards, and won two: Best Alternative Music Album in 2004 for A Ghost Is Born, and Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal in 2009 for “Impossible Germany.” They have sold over 9 million albums worldwide.

In December 2015, Wilco surprised fans by announcing that the band would be releasing Star Wars, a new studio album. In 2017 Wilco went on hiatus, and Tweedy released Together at Last, a collection of solo acoustic versions of previously released Wilco songs. He then recorded original material for Warm (2018) and Warmer (2019) then, he recorded original material for Warm (2018) and Warmer (2019).

After 13 years, Wilco released their eleventh studio album, Ode to Joy. The record received a lot of positive reviews from critics and was considered a return to form for the band.

Band members

  • John Stirratt – bass, rhythm guitar, keyboards, backing vocals (1994–present)
  • Jeff Tweedy – lead vocals, rhythm, acoustic and lead guitars, bass, harmonica (1994–present)
  • Glenn Kotche – drums, percussion (2001–present)
  • Mikael Jorgensen – samples and sound manipulation, keyboards, synthesizers, effects, piano, organ (2002–present)
  • Nels Cline – lead guitar, loops, lap steel (2004–present)
  • Pat Sansone – keyboards, rhythm and lead guitars, backing vocals, synthesizers, maracas, tambourine (2004–present)

Former members

  • Ken Coomer – drums, percussion (1994–2001)
  • Brian Henneman – lead guitar (1994–1995)
  • Max Johnston – dobro, fiddle, banjo, mandolin, backing vocals (1994–1996)
  • Jay Bennett – keyboards, rhythm and lead guitars, drums, percussion, bass, harmonica, lap steel, banjo, backing vocals (1995–2002; died 2009)
  • Bob Egan – pedal steel, slide guitar (1995–1998)
  • Leroy Bach – lead guitar, keyboards, backing vocals (1998–2004)

Studio Album of Wilco

Some Top listed songs were performed by Wilco. We discover the list of the album which was done before.

  • A.M. (1995)
  • Being There (1996)
  • Summerteeth (1999)
  • Yankee Hotel Foxtrot (2001)
  • A Ghost Is Born (2004)
  • Sky Blue Sky (2007)
  • Wilco (The Album) (2009)
  • The Whole Love (2011)
  • Star Wars (2015)
  • Schmilco (2016)
  • Ode to Joy (2019)

Popular Songs of Wilco

We bring you some popular songs which were performed by Wilco. It will be great for those who are fans of this artist and the songs that he sang in his solo career.

Song TitleAlbum & Released Date
Remember The Mountain BedMermaid Avenue Vol. II (2000)
Sunken TreasureBeing There (1996)
Poor PlacesYankee Hotel Foxtrot, (2002)
I’m The Man Who Loves YouYankee Hotel Foxtrot, (2002)
Company In My BackA Ghost is Born (2004)
Bull Black NovaWilco (The Album), 2009
Spiders (Kidsmoke)A Ghost is Born, (2004)
Can’t Stand ItSummerteeth, (1999)
MisunderstoodBeing There (1996)
Impossible GermanySky Blue Sky, (2007)

Award and Achievements

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