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Posted on Wed, Jul 29, 2009 : 10:12 a.m.

Wilco tickets presale on Thursday, official sale Saturday

By Chrysta Cherrie


Tickets go on sale Saturday, August 1 at 10 a.m. for Wilco's October 16 performance at Hill Auditorium in Ann Arbor. Tickets will be available at all Ticketmaster outlets, online at Ticketmaster, and at the Michigan Union Ticket Office, 734.763.TKTS. To charge by phone, call 800.745.3000.

Bonus: Get an early shot at Wilco tickets via a presale from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Thursday. Follow this link and enter the password "tweedy." Thanks to Ann Arbor's 107one FM for sharing the tip on their Twitter feed.

Their latest release is "Wilco (The Album)," a series of mostly sunny songs that find the band taking a more straight-ahead musical trajectory after years of sonic explorations. This will be Wilco's first Ann Arbor appearance since 2004, though they performed at the Royal Oak Music Theatre earlier this month (and frontman Jeff Tweedy went solo to headline at this year's Ann Arbor Folk Festival).

Wilco performing new song "You Never Know" with Feist at Coney Island:

Listen to Wilco's "You And I" (MP3).

Chrysta Cherrie is the entertainment producer/copy editor for She can be reached at