The Minus 5: Down with Wilco

If you hadn’t heard of indie popster Scott McCaughey’s side project the Minus 5 before this year, that’s because he hadn’t yet collaborated with Wilco, and everything Wilco touches now glows with residual brilliance from Yankee Hotel Foxtrot. Tweedy’s first band Uncle Tupelo opened for McCaughey’s main band Young Fresh Fellows in 1988, and they’ve been compadres ever since. After years of trying, they’ve brought their different styles together on record.

Read review at eastbayexpress.com

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