1. Jay Bennett Exits Wilco

    August 17, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Having just parted ways with Reprise Records in the wake of disagreements over the group's new album, "Yankee Hotel Foxtrot," Wilco has now hit another rough patch, as songwriter/multi-instrumentalist Having just parted ways with Reprise Records in the wake of disagreements…

  2. Wilco Freed From Reprise, Plans Short Tour

    August 15, 2001 12:00 AM EDT As tipped here last month, Chicago rock outfit Wilco has officially confirmed its split with Reprise Records after three studio albums. The band will retain the rights to the recently completed album As tipped here last month , Chicago rock outfit Wilco has officially confirmed its split with…

  3. All Tomorrow's Parties Finalizes L.A. Lineup

    July 25, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Event organizers have finalized the lineup for the first North American installment of the All Tomorrow's Parties festival, to be held Oct. 19-21 on the campus of the University of California at Los A Event organizers have finalized the lineup for the first North American installment of…

  4. Billboard Bits: Wilco, J-Lo, Windham Hill

    July 13, 2001 12:00 AM EDT News on Wilco, Jennifer Lopez, Windham Hill, George Winston Revered roots-tinged rock act Wilco has parted ways with Reprise Records after the label rejected the group's forthcoming album , "Yankee Hotel Foxtrot," according to sources. The split was reportedly predicated around…

  5. Wilco Wraps 'Yankee Hotel Foxtrot'

    July 06, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Wilco has completed work on its fourth studio album, "Yankee Hotel Foxtrot," to be released in mid-September on Reprise Records, according to a spokesman at the label. The 11-track, 52-minute set was Wilco has completed work on its fourth studio album, "Yankee Hotel Foxtrot,…

  6. New Stereolab Album Stretches 'Sound'

    June 21, 2001 12:00 AM EDT U.K. pop experimentalists Stereolab will release a new album, "Sound-Dust," Sept. 3 internationally via the group's own Duophonic label and Aug. 28 in North America on Elektra. The 12-track album does U.K. pop experimentalists Stereolab will release a new album, "Sound…

  7. Wilco Checks Into 'Yankee Hotel' In July

    March 06, 2001 12:00 AM EST Chicago-based rock outfit Wilco has picked "Yankee Hotel Foxtrot" as the working title for its latest album, tentatively scheduled for a July 10 release by Reprise. According to Wilco's official Web s Chicago-based rock outfit Wilco has picked "Yankee Hotel Foxtrot"…

  8. Guitarist, Label Man John Fahey Dies

    February 23, 2001 12:00 AM EST John Fahey, guitarist and indie label owner, died yesterday (Feb. 22) in Salem, Ore., two days after undergoing coronary bypass surgery. He was 61. Fahey, who was instrumental in rediscovering blues l John Fahey, guitarist and indie label owner, died yesterday (Feb. 22) in Salem, Ore., two…

  9. Royal Trux Calls It Quits

    February 20, 2001 12:00 AM EST Famed underground rock duo Royal Trux has broken up after nine albums together. News of the split -- blamed on "the usual complications (drugs, division of power)," according to a part-truthful, part- Famed underground rock duo Royal Trux has broken up after nine albums together.…

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