Wilco’s new album, Ode to Joy, (their 11th) is going to be released October 4. But if you can’t wait that long for your next Wilco fix, you might want to think about picking up the upcoming issue of Uncut Magazine. Out September 19, but available for pre-order now, the new issue comes with a complimentary CD: a collection of new Wilco cover songs by some of the best indie artists out there, including Kurt Vile, Courtney Barnett, Parquet Courts and Sharon Van Etten.

Wilco Covered (or Wilcovered for short) is described by the British magazine as “one of the best free, covermounted CDs we’ve ever given away.” It’s easy to see why when you check out the track listing:

Cate Le Bon – “Company In My Back”
Parquet Courts – “I Got Drugs (At The End Of The Century)”
Courtney Barnett – “Dawned On Me”
Whitney – “Far Far Away”
Kurt Vile – “Passenger Side”
Low – “War On War”
Ohmme – “Kicking Television”
Mountain Man – “You And I”
Ryley Walker – “Love Is Everywhere (Beware)”
Jen Cloher – “Impossible Germany”
James Elkington – “Black Moon”
Sharon Van Etten – “Radio Cure”
Liam Kazar – “Sunloathe”
Kacy & Clayton – “How To Fight Loneliness”
Puss N Boots – “Jesus, Etc”
Handsome Family – “Capitol City”
Twin Peaks – “Spiders (Kidsmoke)”

“To reiterate,” Uncut writes, “—because we’re still amazed about this ourselves—all except one of these Wilco covers were recorded specifically for Uncut’s free CD and are currently unavailable anywhere else. So here’s that pre-order link again.”

Wilco released Ode to Joy’s lead single, “Love Is Everywhere (Beware),” in July, accompanied by the following statement from singer Jeff Tweedy:

“There MUST be more love than hate. Right?! I’m not always positive we can be so sure. In any case, I’m starting to feel like being confident in that equation isn’t always the best motivation for me to be my best self—it can kind of let me off the hook a little bit when I think I should be striving to contribute more love outside of my comfortable sphere of family and friends.

“So… I guess the song is sort of a warning to myself that YES, Love IS EVERYWHERE, but also BEWARE! I can’t let that feeling absolve me of my duty to create more.”

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