Submitted by Washington Center for the Performing Arts
The Washington Center for the Performing Arts is thrilled to announce that Wilco will be performing at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 9, 2021. Tickets for the show go on sale to the general public on June 25. Early access to Friends of the Washington Center begins June 23 at 12 p.m.
Throughout the past two-plus decades Wilco has won multiple Grammy Awards, released 11 studio albums, as well as a trio of albums with Billy Bragg penning music to lyrics by Woody Guthrie. They have founded their own record label (dBpm Records) and festival (Solid Sound). Wilco | Ode To Joy Tour is sponsored by Ascent Audiology & Hearing and Greene Realty.
Wilco will be performing songs from their most recent album “Ode to Joy” as well as many of their fans’ favorites spanning their 20-year career. Described by NPR as the best of the best live, Wilco is known as a live powerhouse. The “Ode to Joy” album presents a “unique rhythm track and a minimalist instrumentation, with lyrics at once observant, hopeful, morbid, tolerant, and abstract.”
Tickets start at $64. Executive Director Jill Barnes,shares that with under 1,000 seats at the Washington Center, this will be one of the most intimate venues Wilco has performed at in recent times. Don’t delay, this concert is sure to sell out quickly. For tickets, visit the Washington Center for the Performing Arts website.
The Washington Center for the Performing Arts is a not-for-profit performance venue with a mission to inspire audiences and artists of all ages through live performances, enriching the vibrancy of our community. The Washington Center is located at 512 Washington Street SE in Olympia.