News – Wilco, Coldplay, Phish, Merle Haggard, The Decemberists

Wilco album, Sky Blue Sky, due May 15 (link)

Fountains of Wayne to release new album, and play Bonnaroo 2007 (link)

Chris Martin of Coldplay to guest on first single from upcoming Kanye West album (link)

Ray Price, Merle Haggard, and Willie Nelson are teaming up for a release slated for March. Additionally Kris Kristofferson and Vince Gill will make appearances. (link)

Phish Friday continues at Live Music Blog with a “Makisupa Policeman” from here in central Illinois (link)

The Decemberists will make their way through Chicago twice and here to Champaign to play at Foellinger Auditorium in April (link)