Wye Oak News

Wye Oak premiere video for "The Tower" & announce new tour dates

Baltimore two-piece Wye Oak has added additional US dates throughout the month of July in support of their new studio album, Shriek, in stores on April 29. Their US Tour kicks off at Coachella and will make stops in over 25 cities across the country.

Today, Stereogum also premiered a video for track “The Tower” off of the upcoming record. Watch the video now.
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Wye Oak share "Glory" from new album Shriek, out April 29

Wye Oak debuted new material on their recent tour with Future Islands and a number of shows at SXSW last week. For those unable to witness in person, the duo are now sharing "Glory" from their fourth full-length studio album Shriek which will be in stores on April 29. Shriek is available for pre-order now on CD, LP and with t-shirt bundle in the Merge store, and listen & share "Glory" below!   More >

Wye Oak announce tour with Future Islands in March

Wye Oak will return in 2014 with the highly anticipated follow-up to Civilian. As a warm-up, Jenn & Andy have announced a co-headlining tour with Future Islands on the way to Austin for SXSW. Tickets go on sale this Friday.   More >

Wye Oak releases new 7-inch of AV Club covers & discusses "Holy Holy"

Wye Oak visited the tiny round room at the AV Club headquarters in Chicago twice to participate in their “Undercover” series. Each Undercover series starts with AV Club writers choosing 25 songs and inviting 25 bands they like to come to their offices in Chicago to perform.   More >

Wye Oak's Jenn Wasner discusses "Holy Holy" with the AV Club's "One Track Mind"

The AV Club visited Wye Oak's Jenn Wasner in Baltimore as part of their new "One Track Mind" series to talk about "Holy Holy" and check out a few of Jenn's local haunts. Watch her performance of "Holy Holy" and the full interview at the AV Club Wye Oak’s whole catalog, including their latest album Civilian which includes "Holy Holy" and the newly released vinyl reissue of The Knot, are also available in the Merge store.   More >

Wye Oak on Last Call with Carson Daly

Last Call with Carson Daly recently recorded Wye Oak at the Greek Theatre and have shared "Civilian" and "For Prayer" online! Order Civilian now in the Merge store, and pre-order The Knot on vinyl and receive a free autographed poster while supplies last!   More >

Wye Oak perform on Last Call with Carson Daly!

Last Call with Carson Daly will feature two live performances from Wye Oak at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles tonight, September 27! Check your local listing for air times in your area. Wye Oak are currently on tour with Explosions in the Sky, and have announced more dates with the National and Neko Case at the end of the year! Check the tour page for the most up-to-date list of shows. Order Civilian on CD, LP or digital in the Merge Store now!   More >

Wye Oak play Oregon Public Broadcasting

Wye Oak visited Oregon Public Broadcasting while they were in Portland last month, and the session is now archived online! There are just a handful of US dates left for the band, so catch them while you can, and order Civilian on LP, CD, or digital download from the Merge Store now. Apr 07 Chicago, IL – Schuba’s Apr 08 Detroit, MI – Magic Stick Apr 09 Toronto, ON – El Mocambo Apr 10 Montreal, QC – Casa Del Popolo Apr 12 Cambridge, MA – Middle East Upstairs Apr 14 New York, NY – Bowery Ballroom Apr 15 Philadelphia, PA – Johnny Brenda’s May 28 George, WA – Sasquatch Music Festival   More >

Wye Oak are "Guest Editors" at MagnetMagazine.com

This week, visit MagnetMagazine.com for a collection of things that Jenn & Andy like! Start with this Q&A and check back for more as the week progresses! Wye Oak's new album Civilian is available on CD, LP and digital download in the Merge store. See Jenn & Andy on tour now: Apr 05 St.   More >