Wilco has announced the return of Sky Blue Sky, the band’s curated destination festival in Mexico. The next Sky Blue Sky will be held January 17-21 at the Hard Rock Hotel in Riviera Maya, Mexico. Wilco will be giving three separate performances during the week, and the rest of the lineup includes Spoon, Kurt Vile and the Violators, Thundercat, Stephen Malkmus, Waxahatchee, Jeff Tweedy giving a solo performance, Tank and the Bangas, Nubya Garcia, Mountain Man, The Autumn Defense, Nels Cline and Julian Lage, Neal Francis, and a DJ set from Spoon’s Britt Daniel.
Tickets for the festival go onsale on May 27, and the festival is partnering with Positive Legacy, a nonprofit that provides hunger relief, medical and school supplies, beach cleanups and improving sanctuary habitat for turtles in the Riviera Maya region. Find more info about the festival here and watch a recap from the previous Sky Blue Sky festival below.
Wilco’s last album was 2019’s Ode to Joy.
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