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Nels Cline artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music
August 17, 2011 Hear the jazz violinist's newest band perform with Nels Cline of Wilco in a live concert recording.
October 1, 2010 Hear a set of richly layered free improvisations and a familiar tune or two.
December 28, 2009 Cline's new solo album, Coward, is a collection of distorted yet delicate abstractions.
November 24, 2010 With two sides like a record, Dirty Baby is a multimedia project featuring the music of Nels Cline.
February 15, 2009 The Cline twins, veterans of rock, improvisation and new music, released new albums simultaneously.
June 9, 2010 "Floored" is a groove-driven vehicle for Cline's scurrying, wah-wah- and fuzz-saturated guitar work.
April 4, 2010 On Initiate, the guitarist takes us to places where other art forms just can't.
December 6, 2009 In 2009, young talents such as Vijay Iyer were among many who transcended the standard.
January 10, 2011 All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen shares a few thoughts on what rock can learn from jazz.
September 7, 2010 The ever-adaptable guitarist creates challenging and expressive music in the NPR Music offices.
November 3, 2008 Hear five guitarists who eschew standard conventions and approach the guitar as pure sound.
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