Wilco announce release date for new CD, 'The Whole Love'

the_whole_love_wilco

Wilco will release their new CD, The Whole Love, on September 27. The album will feature a dozen new songs, including the recently released single “I Might,” which you can check out below, and the twelve-minute “One Sunday Morning (Song For Jane Smiley’s Boyfriend).”

The Whole Love is Wilco’s eighth studio album and the first to be released on the band’s dBpm Records label. Jeff Tweedy and crew have also announced a string of dates, which kicks off at the Murat Theatre, Indianapolis, IN., on September 13. Legendary singer-songwriter and silver fox Nick Lowe will be the support at all the shows.

Personally, I thought Wilco’s last CD, 2009’s Wilco (The Album), didn’t quite match the sublime, exploratory heights as Yankee Hotel Foxtrot or A Ghost Is Born, although I’m well aware there are fans who hold the contrary view. What are your hopes for The Whole Love?

Read more:
Mavis Staples on her new, Jeff Tweedy-produced CD
Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy covers Beyonce


Comments (35 total) Add your comment
Page: 1 2 3
  • Frank from MusicNerdClub.com

    While I think Wilco (the album) is largely underrated (it’s almost like a pseudo-greatest hits collection), the band seems to release their best work every even-numbered album (Being There, Yankee Hotel Foxtrot, Sky Blue Sky). As The Whole Love is their 8th album, I have heard 3 songs off this album so far and am very optimistic this will continue the trend.

    • tracy bluth

      That’s a good point- those are my three favorite Wilco albums and they’re all even numbered.

  • tracy bluth

    Wilco AND Nick Lowe?! That is awesome!
    While I agree that Wilco (the album) wasn’t their best, I still thought it was a great album, and I’m sure their new one will be great as well.

  • Marc

    I agree that Wilco(the Album) is their weakest effort since A.M. But, I cannot agree that their even numbered albums are superior. Though Being There and YHF may be my personal faves, I believe SBS, AGIB and SummerTeeth are all excellent. Frankly, I think that after the guitar pyrotechnics of SBS, Tweedy decided to just make a simple, pretty album like Wilco(the Album). After previewing the 3 cuts available, I have high hopes for The Whole Love. Regardless, they are (imho) the best live act currently working…and have been for some time!

  • Mike

    Awesome! Now all i need is Fiona Apple to release her new album in 2011 like she said she was going to and I will be happy.

  • WilcoNews

    For up-to-the-minute Wilco news, be sure to follow @WilcoNews on Twitter! We’re not weird, I promise.

  • funknik

    I think Wilco (the album) is BY FAR their weakest effort — if SBS was Wilco Lite, (the album) was the sonic equivalent of MGD 64 . . . just no substance. (the album) sounds ok, but really fell into a number of boring, soft rock pitfalls with both the arrangements and songwriting. I felt the same way about SBS at first, but that one really grew on me. I think this one will be The Whole Love-ly.

  • viviennewestwood

    You¡­are¡­amazing! This weblog is so great. I really hope a lot more people read this and get what you are saying, ¡¯cause let me tell you, it¡¯s critical stuff. I never would have thought about it this way unless I would run into your web site. Thanks for sharing it. I hope you¡¯ve excellent achievement.

  • viviennewestwood

    Thanks for interesting blog post. You guys are always provide information that it makes it impossible not to want to buy your next product ;I can¡¯t wait to see what you guys come up with based on all your research and data that you gather.

  • viviennewestwood

    Great article. I can¡¯t wait to hear more about your research tool. If it is as good as your other products, then you will have another winner. Your article pretty much summed up what I have been seeing too. Great to see some hard data.

  • tresorparis

    Interesting post and view, hope to hear more what the future holds THANKS Great post. Probably saved thousands of hours between everybody here. For me,this clearly is a heads up on which methods to focus on to maximise my online success . I¡¯ll start concentrating on your other articles instead. Really great advice. Thanks for sharing.

  • shoxr4

    Thanks for interesting blog post. You guys are always provide information that it makes it impossible not to want to buy your next product ;I can¡¯t wait to see what you guys come up with based on all your research and data that you gather.

  • cursos a distancia gratis

    I do not even know the way I stopped up right here, but I assumed this post was good. I don’t understand who you’re however definitely you’re going to a famous blogger if you are not already. Cheers!

  • kiddisave

    Heya i’m for the first time here. I found this board and I find It truly helpful & it helped me out a lot. I hope to give something again and help others such as you aided me.

  • POP Music

    Hiya very cool web site!! Man .. Excellent .. Superb .. I’ll bookmark your site and take the feeds also?I am glad to search out so many useful information right here in the post, we’d like develop more strategies on this regard, thank you for sharing. . . . . .

  • Cisco Southern Cali

    You already know thus significantly in the case of this topic, made me in my opinion believe it from a lot of varied angles. Its like women and men aren’t interested except it’s one thing to accomplish with Woman gaga! Your personal stuffs great. Always take care of it up!

Page: 1 2 3
Add your comment
The rules: Keep it clean, and stay on the subject - or we may delete your comment. If you see inappropriate language, e-mail us. An asterisk (*) indicates a required field.

When you click on the "Post Comment" button above to submit your comments, you are indicating your acceptance of and are agreeing to the Terms of Service. You can also read our Privacy Policy.

Latest Videos in Music

Advertisement

From Our Partners

TV Recaps

Powered by WordPress.com VIP