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Wilco at Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, Solid Sound Fest, 2011. Pictured left to right: Patrick Sansone, Mikael Jorgensen, Jeff Tweedy, Nels Cline, Glenn Kotche, John Stirratt
Background information
OriginChicago, Illinois, U.S.
Years active1994 (1994)–present
LabelsdBpm, Nonesuch, Reprise
Associated actsUncle Tupelo, Loose Fur, Billy Bragg, The Minus 5, Son Volt, Golden Smog
MembersJeff Tweedy
John Stirratt
Glenn Kotche
Mikael Jorgensen
Nels Cline
Pat Sansone
Past membersKen Coomer
Max Johnston
Brian Henneman
Jay Bennett
Bob Egan
Leroy Bach

Wilco is an American alternative rock band from Chicago, Illinois. The band was created in 1994 by the last members of alternative country group Uncle Tupelo after singer Jay Farrar quit the band.[6]

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  1. "Wilco Biography - Starpulse". Starpulse. Archived from the original on September 24, 2015. Retrieved August 24, 2015.
  2. "Grammy Award Winning Band, Wilco, Will Make the Pilgrimage to Franklin, TN". Pilgrimage Festival. Archived from the original on September 15, 2015. Retrieved August 24, 2015.
  3. "Album review: Wilco, Star Wars". The New Zealand Herald. Retrieved August 24, 2015.
  4. "Wilco Releases Surprise New Album Star Wars". The Huffington Post. Retrieved August 24, 2015.
  5. "Wilco is Not A Country Band". Boise Weekly. Archived from the original on September 23, 2015. Retrieved August 24, 2015.
  6. Blackstock, Peter (Fall 1995). "Jay Farrar Traces a Path Away from Uncle Tupelo". No Depression. Archived from the original on September 28, 2007. Italic or bold markup not allowed in: |publisher= (help) Last accessed July 9, 2007.

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