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David Daniell and Douglas McCombs
Double LP gatefold release: one LP consists of material assembled by recording engineer and producer Ken Brown (ex-Tortoise) from unused material recorded during the creation of Sycamore; the second LP includes recordings of two live performances.
Thrill Jockey
thrill 291 2xLP/MP3, May 2012

Eight Trails, One Path
David Daniell: "Housewarming"
Record Store Day exclusive compilation from Three Lobed featuring new compositions from guitarists Alvarius B. (Alan Bishop of Sun City Girls), Sir Richard Bishop, David Daniell, Danny Paul Grody, Steve Gunn, Lee Ranaldo, Six Organs of Admittance, and William Tyler.
Three Lobed Recordings
TLR 091 LP/download, April 21, 2012

Benefit for the Recovery in Japan
David Daniell: "Shiho-hiru-tama"
Compilation album dedicated to the victims and survivors, their families, and the aid workers courageously struggling to deal with the aftermath of the earthquake, resulting tsunami, and nuclear emergency that occurred on March 11th, 2011 in Japan. 100% of the proceeds from the sale of this compilation will go directly towards the recovery and relief effort. Nearly 5 hours of music, 64 tracks, from Fennesz, Shinji Masuko (Boredoms), Prefuse 73, Tim Hecker, Zeena Parkins, Bear In Heaven, The Ex, Oren Ambarchi, Sam Prekop, Ben Frost, Rhys Chatham, and many others.
AN012 MP3 compilation, March 2011

Fennesz / Daniell / Buck
Recorded live at the Big Ears Festival, Knoxville, Tennessee, 7 February 2009. Christian Fennesz (guitar and electronics), David Daniell (guitar), and Tony Buck (drums).
Thrill Jockey
thrill 246 CD/LP/MP3, August 2010


Offstrings: Inventions For Guitar
David Daniell: "Strobe"
First in a series of concerts & album releases from Complacency Records focusing on new work for guitar. Also includes contributions from Travis Bird & Daniel Burke, Mark Shippy, and Michael Vallera.
180 gram colored vinyl with digital download coupon. Please specify vinyl color: white, translucent blue, clear, clear & translucent blue, or white & translucent blue.
Complacency Records
CR201001 LP/MP3 compilation, July 2010

David Daniell and Douglas McCombs
Debut release of the collaboration between David Daniell and Douglas McCombs (Tortoise, Brokeback, Eleventh Dream Day, etc). With guest drummers John Herndon, Frank Rosaly, and Steven Hess. Limited edition CD and vinyl, with cover art by Arik Roper.
Thrill Jockey
thrill 216 CD/LP/MP3, August 2009


Musique Pour Statues Menhirs
David Daniell: "Pillar"
Also includes contributions from Christian Fennesz, Rafael Anton Irisarri, W.W. Lowman, Serafina Steer, Benoit Pioulard, John Hughes, Astrïd, Zelienople, Sylvain Chauveau, Jefre Cantu-Ledesma, Greg Davis, Schneider TM, Orla Wren, Mapstation, Melodium, Mira Calix, Nathan Bell, vs_price, and Jasper TX.
Arbouse Recordings
ARBOU026 2xCD compilation, April 2009
David Daniell
Part of Table of the Elements' 15th anniversary Guitar Series Volume 4. Limited-edition single-sided 12" with an etching by Savage Pencil on the reverse.
Table of the Elements
TOE-LP-99 etched 12", November 2008
David Daniell
The Hideout
Recorded live at The Hideout, Chicago, Illinois, March 27, 2008. Part of Antiopic's Live Series.
AN011/LS005 CDR/MP3, October 2008

David Daniell
Los Jacintos
Recorded live at La Casa De Los Jacintos, Madrid, Spain, February 17, 2008. Part of Antiopic's Live Series.
AN010/LS004 CDR/MP3, October 2008

Original film soundtrack.
David Daniell:
"Sombras do Itinerário" / "Tramas"
Directed by Augusto Contento.
Also includes contributions from Chris Abrahams, Noël Akchoté, Chris Brown, Tony Buck, Werner Dafeldecker, Margareth Kammerer, Günter Müller, Jim Pugliese, Gino Robair and Peter Zummo.
DVD, October 2007
Deconstructive Music
David Daniell: "Drunken Boat"
More Mars
MM03 3xCDR compilation, October 2007
The Great Koonaklaster Speaks:
A John Fahey Celebration

David Daniell:
"Crossing the Susquehanna River Bridge"
Table of the Elements
TOE-CD-91 CD compilation, June 2007

David Daniell
Xeric/Table of the Elements
XER-CD-109 CD, December 2006

David Daniell: "Clepsydra"
Two-LP compilation release celebrating the tenth anniversary of Atlanta's Old Gold record label. Includes tracks by Jad Fair & R. Stevie Moore, Davey Williams & Eugene Chadbourne, Untanned Hide of a Young Cow, Yximalloo, Gold Sparkle Band and many others. "Clepsydra" was originally recorded in 1999 for Old Gold's 5th anniversary.
Old Gold
2xLP, December 2004
Best of Framework 2003
David Daniell: excerpts from sem
A 70 minutes seamless mix compiled by Patrick McGinley; includes contributions from Chris Watson, Thomas Dimuzio, Dallas Simpson and Francisco Lopez.
Resonance 104.4 FM
CD compilation, November 2003
David Daniell
AN002 CD, December 2002


with San Agustin

A Field Guide to Table of the Elements (Southeast Edition)
San Agustin: "Embers"
also including Jonathan Kane, Arnold Dreyblatt, Zeena Parkins, Tony Conrad, Tony Conrad with Faust, Rhys Chatham, Leif Inge
Table of the Elements
TOE-CD-90 2xCD compilation, June 2006
San Agustin
Triangulation/Hoof and Mouth Blues
Table of the Elements
TOE-LP-58 12", 2003
San Agustin
The Expanding Sea
Table of the Elements
SWC81 3xCD box set, June 2003
San Agustin with Suzanne Langille
Passing Song
Family Vineyard
FV9 CDEP, 2002

San Agustin
Family Vineyard
FV3 CD, 1999

Suzanne Langille, Andrew Burnes,
David Daniell & Loren MazzaCane Connors
Let The Darkness Fall
Secretly Canadian
SC026 CD, 1999

San Agustin
Road Cone
ROCO020 12" LP, 1998
San Agustin
Old Gold / Samizdat
SMZ-1-OG-00 7", 1997

San Agustin
January 1997
Old Gold
cassette, 1997

other collaborations and appearances

Lobisomem: Onze Pedras
David Daniell: electric guitar on "Zinc", "Saidera Harmony", and "She's Made of Clay"
Tall Corn Music: TC-008 12" LP, September 2010
Felicia Atkinson: La La La
David Daniell: guitar on "Lonesome As The Sun"
Spekk: KK018 CD, November 2008
Rhys Chatham & His Guitar Trio All-Stars: Guitar Trio Is My Life
Three CD collection of live recordings from Chatham's 2007 Guitar Trio tour. Featuring members of Sonic Youth, Swans, Tortoise, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, The Moodern Lovers, Silver Mt. Zion, Town and Country, Die Kreutzen, 90-Day Men, Collections of Colonies of Bees, and many more.
Radium/Table of the Elements: TOE-CD-815 3xCD, March 2008

Sylvain Chauveau & Ensemble Nocturne: Down to the Bone: An Acoustic Tribute to Depeche Mode (Japanese Edition)
David Daniell: guitar on "Shake the Disease"
Japanese reissue of the album including a bonus track ("Shake the disease") and the video for "Never let me down again" by Vincent Moon.
Nature Bliss: DQC-19 CD, December 2007
Paul Duncan: Above The Trees
David Daniell: guitar, Hammond organ, bass guitar, piano innards
Hometapes: 017 CD, May 2007

Suzanne Langille & David Daniell: "Structure: Necessity"
A Songs:Ohia cover for Secretly Canadian's 100th release, a compilation of Secretly Canadian recording artists performing cover versions of songs by other Secretly Canadian artists.
Secretly Canadian: SC100 CD compilation, April 2007

Ateleia: Formal Sleep
David Daniell: cymbals on "A Doubtful Shore"
Xeric/Table of the Elements: XER-CD-110 CD, January 2007

Jonathan Kane: I Looked At The Sun
David Daniell: guitar, pedal steel guitar
Radium/Table of the Elements: TOE-CD-803 CD-EP, May 2006
Paul Duncan: Be Careful What You Call Home
David Daniell: computer on "Manhattan Shuffle"
Hometapes: 011 CD, 2005

The Wire Tapper 12
Ateleia and David Daniell: "FTP"
Compilation with the 250th issue of The Wire magazine
2xCD, December 2004
Ateleia: Swimming Against The Moments
David Daniell: guitars, synth, additional production on "Production And Poverty", co-composer on "F.T.P."
Antiopic: AN007 CD, November 2004

Allegorical Power Series volume VII
Ateleia and David Daniell: "Fuck The Polis"
Antiopic: ANMP051 MP3, December 2003
Allegorical Power Series volume III
Tim Barnes and David Daniell: "Low Power"
Antiopic: ANMP022 MP3, August 2003
Allegorical Power Series volume II
Project Qua Project: "For Rachel Corrie"
collaboration between David Daniell and James Elliott
Antiopic: ANMP003 MP3, July 2003
Presocratics: Works And Days
David Daniell: guitar on "Moon River"
Table of the Elements: TOE-CD-72 CD, 2000
Savath & Savalas: Folk Songs For Trains, Trees And Honey
David Daniell: "assisted digital destruction"
Hefty Records: 016 CD/LP, 2000

William Carlos Williams: Collection Plate
David Daniell: guest guitar
ShoeString Records: SHO 0003-2 CD, 1998
Ones Twos and Threes
David Daniell + Stewart Voegtlin duo
David Daniell + Rob Mallard duo
Old Gold: compilation CD, 1997