Wilco Release New Album, 'Star Wars,' As Free Download — Listen

Critically acclaimed alt-rockers Wilco released a new studio album, Star Wars, for free on their website last night.

You can download it here—like we said—for free.

"Why release an album this way and why make it free? Well, the biggest reason, and I'm not sure we even need any others, is that it felt like it would be fun," Jeff Tweedy wrote on the band's Instagram.

"What's more fun than a surprise?"

You can hear the entire album for free below.

Star Wars Track List:

  • 1. EKG
  • 2. More...
  • 3. Random Name Generator
  • 4. The Joke Explained
  • 5. You Satellite
  • 6. Taste the Ceiling
  • 7. Pickled Ginger
  • 8. Where Do I Begin
  • 9. Cold Slope
  • 10. King Of You
  • 11. Magnetized

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Jackson is an Associate Editor at GuitarWorld.com. He’s been writing and editing stories about new gear, technique and guitar-driven music both old and new since 2014, and has also written extensively on the same topics for Guitar Player (opens in new tab). Elsewhere, his album reviews and essays have appeared in Louder (opens in new tab) and Unrecorded (opens in new tab). Though open to music of all kinds, his greatest love has always been indie, and everything that falls under its massive umbrella. To that end, you can find him on Twitter crowing about whatever great new guitar band you need to drop everything to hear right now.