April 23, 2022
Yankee Hotel Foxtrot 20th Anniversary 2022 Tour
Photos by Tony Vasquez
Saturday night in Chicago and Wilco was performing their second night of the three-night run at the Auditorium Theatre to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Yankee Hotel Foxtrot album. The band had were not alone on the stage with the addition of a string quartet and brass section to replicate the full album sound. Jeff Tweedy dedicated some songs to late multi-instrumentalist Jay Bennett for the encore. Tweedy told the crowd in reference to Bennett, ” One more person we would love to thank would be Jay Bennett. We wish he were here to celebrate all these songs. These songs go out to him where ever he is.”
Yankee Hotel Foxtrot album
I Am Trying to Break Your Heart, Kamera, Radio Cure, War on War, Jesus, Etc., Ashes of American Flags, Heavy Metal Drummer, I’m the Man Who Loves You, Pot Kettle Black, Poor Places, Reservations
Be Not So Fearful (Bill Fay cover), Pieholden Suite, Cars Can’t Escape, A Magazine Called Sunset, Hummingbird, The Good Part, I Got You (At the End of the Century), Outtasite (Outta Mind)
Night two of Wilco’s Yankee Hotel Foxtrot concert at the Auditorium Theatre in Chicago, Illinois. Photo by Tony Vasquez on April 23, 2022.