8/29/2016

Wilco Shares New Song “Someone To Lose" from forthcoming Schmilco

WILCO SHARES “SOMEONE TO LOSE” FROM FORTHCOMING ALBUMSCHMILCO – OUT SEPT 9 ON dBpm RECORDS

PRE-RELEASE ALBUM LISTENING PARTIES SET FOR SEPT 6 IN 48 STATES

NEW CONSEQUENCE OF SOUND FEATURE INCLUDES EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEWS WITH ALL SIX BAND MEMBERS
Easthampton, MA – August 29, 2016 – Wilco shares a new song today called “Someone To Lose” from the forthcoming album Schmilco. The song is streaming now at Wilcoworld.net and is available as a free download to anyone who pre-orders Schmilco before its official September 9 release.

Wilco is encouraging fans to gather together on September 6 at local independent record stores across North America to hear Schmilco for the first time. Stores hosting “I Heard Schmilco” parties are currently located in 48 US states, with additional locations in Canada and a special listening engagement at the End of the Road Festival in North Dorset, UK. Stores will play the album in its entirety, on vinyl, and offer attendees a chance to win unique prizes including slipmats featuring album-cover artist Joan Cornella’s artwork. A current list of participating stores is 
HERE. Vinyl copies of Schmilco will be available for purchase on Sept. 6 across the US at all retail outlets (physical stores and online shops) and all formats (CD & online) will be available on Sept. 9 worldwide.

Wilco is unveiling a series of short video clips this week through Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to promote the in-store events. The first clip was created by John Hodgman and features the comedian in the Bangor, ME airport with a giraffe. See it 
HERE and watch for more videos this week.

Every band member talks Schmilco with the online music publication Consequence of Sound. Read the story 
HERE and watch the site for additional Wilco-related content and interviews throughout the week.

Schmilco is Wilco’s 10th studio album and features 12 new songs written by Jeff Tweedy. It is the third Wilco release on the band’s own dBpm Records, and it follows Star Wars, which was released for free and as a surprise, in July 2015. Recorded at the band’s Chicago studio the Loft,Schmilco is produced by Jeff Tweedy and Tom Schick.

 
Schmilco track listing: 
Normal American Kids  /  If I Ever Was A Child  /  Cry All Day  /  Common Sense  /
Nope  /  Someone to Lose  /  Happiness  /  Quarters  /  Locator  /  Shrug and Destroy  /
We Aren’t The World (Safety Girl)  /  Just Say Goodbye

Wilco is:
Jeff Tweedy – guitars, vocals; John Stirratt – bass, vocals; Glenn Kotche – drums; Nels Cline – guitars; Patrick Sansone – guitars, keyboards, vocals; Mikael Jorgensen – keyboards
Wilco North American Tour Dates
Aug 30Red Butte Garden ^Salt Lake City, UT
Aug 31Morrison Center ^Boise, ID
Sep 2The Moore Theatre ^Seattle, WA
Sep 3The Moore Theatre ^Seattle, WA
Sep 4Schnitzer Concert Hall ^Portland, OR
Sep 6The Fillmore ^San Francisco, CA
Sep 7The Fillmore #San Francisco, CA
Sep 9The Fillmore %San Francisco, CA
Sep 10The Fillmore +San Francisco, CA
Sep 11The Fillmore //San Francisco, CA
Sep 13Theatre at the Ace Hotel //Los Angeles, CA
Sep 14Theatre at the Ace Hotel *Los Angeles, CA
Sep 15Theatre at the Ace Hotel ~Los Angeles, CA
Sep 17Sound SummitMill Valley. CA
Wilco International Tour Dates
8 OctPopload FestivalSao Paulo, BR
10 OctLa TrastiendaMontevideo, UY
12 OctTeatro CapoulicanSantiago, CL
15 OctBUE FestivalBuenos Aires, AR
27 OctAncienne BelgiqueBrussels, BE
28 OctAncienne Belgique !Brussels, BE
29 OctNew Fall FestivalDusseldorf, DE
30 OctNew Fall FestivalStuttgart, DE
2 NovDR Koncerthuset !Copenhagen, DK
3 NovSentrum Scene !Oslo, NO
4 NovAnnexet !Stockholm, SE
5 NovRS WeekenderWeissenhauser, DE
7 NovTempodrom !Berlin, DE
9 NovTivoliVredenburgUtrecht, NL
10 NovLe Guess WhoUtrecht, NL
12 NovFabrique !Milan, IT
14 NovMuseumquartier !Vienna, AT
15 NovVolkshaus !Zurich, CH
16 NovCasino de Paris !Paris, FR
18 NovAlbert HallManchester, UK
19 Nov02 Brixton AcademyLondon, UK
Special guests:
^ Joan Shelley     # Amendola vs. Blades
% Deep Sea Diver     + Kacy & Clayton
// Kevin Morby     * Jeff Parker
~ Dave Alvin & Phil Alvin     ! William Tyler

 

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