Now that President Trump has slashed federal funding for teams combating violent white supremacists (he’s solely within the type of terrorism that matches his agenda, you see), it’s extra vital than ever to help nonprofits just like the Southern Poverty Legislation Heart. Primarily based in Montgomery, Alabama, the SPLC is dedicated to monitoring and monitoring hate teams, educating tolerance in America’s faculties, and combating bigoted legal guidelines in courtroom. The members of Wilco are doing their half, asserting on Instagram final night time that they’ve recorded a brand new track, “All Lives, You Say?,” to profit the SPLC.
Devoted in reminiscence of Jeff Tweedy’s father, the monitor is accessible on Wilco’s Bandcamp web page, the place you’ll be able to stream it or obtain it for a donation of $1 (or extra). A rustic-influenced, pedal steel-accented toe-tapper paying homage to Wilco’s alt-country ‘90s output, the track laments, “Your pores and skin so skinny, your coronary heart has escaped / all lives, all lives you say.”
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