Tweedy Covers David Bowie With Courtney Barnett In Melbourne

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Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy is currently on tour in Australia with his Tweedy project. The band was joined by Aussie rocker Courtney Barnett for a David Bowie cover as the encore for tonight’s show at the Recital Hall in Melbourne, Australia.

As with all Tweedy performances, the evening started with a series of songs from the full band. Jeff then treated his Australian fans to a series of solo acoustic Wilco classics and more. The full band returned for a three-song encore which ended with the hometown heroine Barnett coming on stage to assist Tweedy on a cover of David Bowie’s “Queen Bitch.” Watch the first clips of the Bowie tribute to surface:

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One night prior, Tweedy covered Bowie’s “Five Years” in Meeniyan, Australia. Watch fan-shot footage thanks to eckythump74:

Tweedy’s tour continues tomorrow night at Sydney’s Factory Theatre.