Nels Cline

~ Person


Nels Courtney Cline (born January 4, 1956 in Los Angeles) is an American guitarist and composer. He has been the guitarist for the band Wilco since 2004.

He first came to prominence in the 1980s playing jazz, often in collaboration with his twin brother Alex Cline, a drummer. Since then, he has worked with a wide range of musicians in punk and alternative rock, notably Mike Watt and Thurston Moore. He also leads the groups the Nels Cline Singers and Nels Cline Trio.

Cline was named the 82nd greatest guitarist of all time by Rolling Stone magazine in November 2011,.

Continue reading at Wikipedia... Wikipedia content provided under the terms of the Creative Commons BY-SA license



Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1997 Pillow Wand Nels Cline & Thurston Moore 1
1999 Interstellar Space Revisted: The Music of John Coltrane Nels Cline & Gregg Bendian 1
2000 The Inkling Nels Cline 1
2001 Destroy All Nels Cline Nels Cline 1
2004 Buried on Bunker Hill Nels Cline & Devin Sarno 1
2004 Ash and Tabula. Out Trios Volume Three Nels Cline / Andrea Parkins / Tom Rainey 1
2004 Graduation Nels Cline, Chris Corsano & Carlos Giffoni 1
2005 Immolation/Immersion Nels Cline & Wally Shoup & Chris Corsano 1
2006 New Monastery: A View into the Music of Andrew Hill Nels Cline 1
2007 Downpour Nels Cline / Andrea Parkins / Tom Rainey 1
2009 Coward Nels Cline 1
2010 DIRTY BABY Nels Cline 1
2014 The Woodstock Sessions, Vol. 2 Medeski Martin & Wood + Nels Cline 1
2014 Room Nels Cline & Julian Lage 1
2016 Lovers Nels Cline 1
Angelica Nels Cline 1

Unspecified type

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
Rhino Westwood In-Store 12/30/96 Nels Cline & Thurston Moore 1


Year Title Artist RatingReleases
2001 Live at Easthampton Town Hall Zeena Parkins & Nels Cline & Thurston Moore 1
2007 Nothing Makes Any Sense Cline & Giffoni & Licht & Ranaldo 1

Showing official release groups by this artist. Show all release groups instead, or show various artists release groups.