Posts Tagged: Cinchel

LCNL 060: Hello Chicago, 2015! (Cinchel Mix)

  Jason Shanley aka Cinchel gives us a tour of some of the most interesting music coming out of Chicago today, a loving documentation of a scene that continues to nurture his own creative endeavors.   This mix is extra special

LCNL 060: Hello Chicago, 2015! (Cinchel Mix)

  Jason Shanley aka Cinchel gives us a tour of some of the most interesting music coming out of Chicago today, a loving documentation of a scene that continues to nurture his own creative endeavors.   This mix is extra special

ACL 2014: Top Ten Ambient

This year, A Closer Listen continued to receive more ambient music than any other type, over 500 releases in all.  The ambient field is so competitive that only the most distinctive releases manage to break through and to form a lasting impression.

ACL 2014: Top Ten Ambient

This year, A Closer Listen continued to receive more ambient music than any other type, over 500 releases in all.  The ambient field is so competitive that only the most distinctive releases manage to break through and to form a lasting impression.

Cinchel ~ A House Once Lived That Never Was

Jason Shanley (Cinchel) has surprised us once again.  The last time we reviewed Cinchel, we encountered quarter-hour drones on limited edition vinyl sealed with green wax.  This time out, we find a gorgeous zine and 25 short tracks spanning the

Cinchel ~ A House Once Lived That Never Was

Jason Shanley (Cinchel) has surprised us once again.  The last time we reviewed Cinchel, we encountered quarter-hour drones on limited edition vinyl sealed with green wax.  This time out, we find a gorgeous zine and 25 short tracks spanning the

TODTNAUBERG: a closer listen compilation v. 1

After much delay, we are pleased to announce the release of A CLOSER LISTEN’s debut compilation, TODTNAUBERG.  (If you are wondering, the title does indeed come from the poem by Paul Celan.)  Volume 2 should be out in the spring,

TODTNAUBERG: a closer listen compilation v. 1

After much delay, we are pleased to announce the release of A CLOSER LISTEN’s debut compilation, TODTNAUBERG.  (If you are wondering, the title does indeed come from the poem by Paul Celan.)  Volume 2 should be out in the spring,

Cinchel ~ Stereo Stasis

The name Cinchel may be new to the ACL pages, but Chicago drone artist Jason Shanley has already amassed an impressive discography on multiple formats.  Stereo Stasis is his most accomplished work to date and is a great entry point for new

Cinchel ~ Stereo Stasis

The name Cinchel may be new to the ACL pages, but Chicago drone artist Jason Shanley has already amassed an impressive discography on multiple formats.  Stereo Stasis is his most accomplished work to date and is a great entry point for new