Wilco and Fleet Foxes Offer Free Downloads to Voters
While on tour this summer, Wilco invited its opening
act, Seattles Fleet Foxes, onstage a handful of times to play on a cover of Bob Dylans classic I Shall Be Released. Now, Wilco is offering a choice version of the collaboration for free to fans to pledge to vote. Through a partnership with HeadCount fans who click Wilcos I pledge to vote in the 2008 Election button can download the paired performers version of the songs from August 23, 2008 in Bend, OR.
Wilco will begin an arena tour with Neil Young at Halifax, NS Metro Centre on November 29. The groups keyboardist Mikael Jorgensen will also play a show with his sideband Pronto at Brooklyns Union Pool this Saturday. The bill also features the Antibalas offshoot Superhuman Happiness.