Wilco frontman to play benefit for US presidential hopeful


[b]Wilco[/b] frontman [b]Jeff Tweedy[/b] is headline a benefit gig in honour of Barack Obama, the Democrat candidate running for office.

The concert ‘Change Rocks’ takes place this Friday (December 7) in Tweedy’s hometown of Chicago as part of Obama’s electoral campaign.

Don’t get too excited about the rest of the bill at the Riviera Theatre though: it features [b]Third Eye Blind[/b] frontman Stephan Jenkins, Jill Sobule and the Cool Kids.