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Wilco's Nels Cline: "I wasn't really looking to join a prominent rock & roll band"

Nels Cline

Wilco’s Nels Cline recently spoke with WFPK mid-morning host John Timmons before the band embarks on their Cruel Country Tour in August. The multi-faceted guitarist spoke at length about the process of making their new album, Cruel Country, and the upcoming tour. Cline also discussed his solo career, membership in previous bands, first meeting Jeff Tweedy and ultimately becoming a member of Wilco in 2004: He also shared his experience of catching Covid while on tour recently.

WFPK is proud to welcome Wilco’s Cruel Country Tour to the PromoWest Pavilion at OVATION in Cincinnati, OH, August 16th.

John is the mid-morning host on WFPK. Email John at jtimmons@lpm.org

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