Category Archives: Happy Valley Hoedown

Here’s the setlist for Wilco’s all request set of cover songs

Wilco’s first night at the Solid Sound festival was an all-request set of cover songs. Hosted by John Hodgeman. This was one of the funnest shows I’ve ever seen. UPDATED with links to Wilco’s versions as they become available. Update … Continue reading

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Solid Sound or bust

The entire kamper clan is donning our hemp garments, hopping in the microbus, and heading up to Mass Moca in lovely North Adams, MA for Wilco’s Solid Sound festival, an entire weekend of groovy vibes, mellow sounds, and righteous art. … Continue reading

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S-A-F-E-T-Y

Mashup of 77 dance scenes set to the Safety Dance. This put me on a short, nostalgic tour of the eighties. And I was always partial to this one, which is about the murder of John Lennon.

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Brushy One String addresses the age-old dilemma of chicken in the corn

More soul in one string etc. etc. And another:

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Let’s Get Wilco to Do ‘Roadrunner’

On June 21-23, Wilco will host its Solid Sound Festival at Mass Moca in North Adams, MA. Wilco’s Friday night set at the festival will be comprised exclusively of fan-requested songs, including covers. The band is now taking song submissions … Continue reading

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Subway Violinists do ‘I Knew You Were Trouble’

Rhett Price and Josh Knowles find the golden nugget hidden within the Taylor Swift confection. Here’s another. And another (I think I like this one the most). And here is the original.

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More Reasons to Hate Billy Corgan

He’s a conspiracy theorist and global warming deiner. Oh, and he says that one thing that every rich, entitled asshole in the history of the world has said: “Everything I’ve earned in life, I’ve made myself. With songs that I … Continue reading

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