Wilco Wow Benicassim

Jeff Tweedy brings alt.country magic to Espana

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Wilco played to a packed main stage audience last night at Benicassim Festival (July 19).

Kicking off with ‘Side With The Seeds’ – the Jeff Tweedy and Nels Cline guitar combo rocked the thousands that had gathered just as night fell.

Swathed with smoke effects on stage, they played tracks from their whole back catalogue. Each track was interspersed with the crowd chanting ‘Ole Ole Ole Ole’ spurred on by Tweedy egging them on from the stage.


When they finished with the astounding rock out that is ‘Spiders’ – the crowd went crazy, chanting for several minutes after the band left the stage.

For more on the show, see the Uncut blog by clicking here.

Wilco played:


‘Side With The Seeds’

‘War On War’

‘I’m Trying To Break Your Heart’

‘You Are My Face’

‘Impossible Germany’

‘Handshake Drugs’

‘Shot In The Arm’


‘I’m The Man Who Loves You’


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Pic credit: Tom Oxley


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