Wilco

What Light

Wilco
Wilco principal Jeff Tweedy is a man who’s battled alcoholism, drug addiction and inter-band meltdown only to emerge happy, stable and contented. Which is great news for him, but may explain why ‘What Light’ is such insubstantial guff. So pianos tinkle and slide guitars slide and it’s all perfectly nice, but from the man who invented alt.country with Uncle Tupelo then made 2002’s immense ‘Yankee Hotel Foxtrot’ album, you expect more than nice. Like a bit of edge, maybe.

Share This

More Reviews

Foals – 'What Went Down'

Oxford's finest flit between gnarly rock and frustrating slickness on an often-brilliant fourth album

Album
Comments
Don't Miss
Latest Tickets
NME On Social
NME Store