Wednesday, September 14, 2022

A band that’s resisted the alt-country label for a majority of their career just went and made a country record. Wilco says their latest album Cruel Country is the band’s first true country album. It’s also a meditation on the current state of affairs in the U.S. On the next World Cafe, Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy shares his definition of country music, plus he looks back on twenty years of Yankee Hotel Foxtrot.