Audio | Wilco And Bob Weir Team Up For St. Stephen

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We’ve had a number of posts about the AmericanaramA tour finale at Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, CA which saw Furthur / Grateful Dead guitarist Bob Weir sit in with both My Morning Jacket and Wilco. Ever since that night we’ve been on the look out for audio or video of Wilco and Weir’s take on Grateful Dead classic “St. Stephen” and thanks to our friends at The Barn Presents we’ve finally come across taper audio of “Stephen.”

[Photo via @Wilco]

 

Weirco’s version of “St. Stephen” is everything we hoped it would be. Jeff Tweedy delivers passionate vocals while guitarist Nels Cline absolutely shreds his solos. You’d never think that this was Wilco’s first time performing the tune. Take a listen: