Listen: Rare Uncle Tupelo Demo, “I Got Drunk”

The earliest recordings made by the alt-country band Uncle Tupelo will be part of a two-CD set, No Depression: Legacy Edition, that will include the No Depression album along with lots of rare or previously unreleased material, according to Rolling Stone. The album will be released January 28 on Sony Legacy.

Listen to “I Got Drunk,” which was recorded in 1989 with producer Matt Allison. The members of Uncle Tupelo at the time of the recording were Jeff Tweedy, Jay Farrar and Mike Heidorn.

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Michael Goldberg is a distinguished pioneer in the online music space; Newsweek magazine called him an ‘Internet visionary.’ In 1994 he founded Addicted To Noise (ATN), the highly influential music web site. He was a senior vice-president and editor in chief at SonicNet from March 1997 through May 2000. In 1997, Addicted To Noise won Webby awards for best music site in 1998 and 1999, and also won Yahoo Internet Life! awards for three years running as best music site in 1998, 1999 and 2000. Prior to starting Addicted To Noise, Goldberg was an editor and senior writer at Rolling Stone magazine for 10 years. His writing has also appeared in Wired, Esquire, Vibe, Details, Downbeat, NME and numerous other publications. Michael recently completed his first novel, Days of the Crazy-Wild, and is currently writing a second novel.

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