Wilco will kick off a leg of U.S. tour dates starting in late February, highlighted by two nights at New Orleans' Tipitina's on March 4 and March 5. After closing their North American shows in Des Moines, IA on March 9 they head off to New Zealand on March 18.
Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy will also be doing two solo shows. The first is a fundraiser for Barack Obama tonight (12/07) at the Riviera Theatre in Chicago with Macy Gray, Cool Kids and others. Then on January 26 at the Vic Theatre in Chicago Tweedy performs as part of a benefit to raise money for youth scholarships.
Wilco Tour Dates
02/22/08 Fri Lakewood Civic Auditorium Lakewood, OH
02/23/08 Sat Tower Theater Upper Darby, PA
02/24/08 Sun Shubert Theater New Haven, CT
03/02/08 Sun Ryman Auditorium Nashville, TN
03/03/08 Mon Mobile Civic Center Mobile, AL
03/04/08 Tue Tipitina's Uptown New Orleans, LA
03/05/08 Wed Tipitina's Uptown New Orleans, LA
03/07/08 Fri Verizon Wireless Theater Houston, TX
03/08/08 Sat Cain's Ballroom Tulsa, OK
03/09/08 Sun Val Air Ballroom Des Moines, IA
03/18/08 Tue Enmore Theatre Sydney, AU
03/19/08 Wed Tivoli Theater Brisbane, AU
03/20/08 Thu East Coast Blues & Roots Music Fest Byron Bay, AU
03/23/08 Sun Front Room Wellington, NZ
03/26/08 Wed The Palace Melbourne, AU
03/27/08 Thu The Palace Melbourne, AU
Check out JamBase's exclusive interview with Jeff Tweedy here...