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Forest Management

Forest Management "Palm Life"

Forest Management has released the first single, "One After Another", from his forthcoming fifth full-length album, Palm Life, which is due out April 22nd.

This is the experimental drone music of John Daniel, and this album marks his return to the use of tape as a source of texture and composition.

You can catch Forest Management on May 1st at Garfield Park Conservatory with Elton Aura and Lala Lala.


Forest Management "Magnolia"

Forest Management has released the first single, “Magnolia”, from his forthcoming double album, After Dark, which will be released on November 29th via American Dreams.

This is the ambient music of John Daniel and this album is a collection of turntable reconstructions based on DeBussy’s “La Mar”.


Forest Management "Passageways"

Forest Management is preparing to release his next album, Passageways, on March 22nd via Whited Sepulchre Records. This is the beautiful ambient drone sounds of John Daniel, and this album promises to be his most personal work to date. You can preorder and stream “Blue Leaves” and “Smoke Rising Out Back (The Gardens)” below.

He also recently released a Nathan Melaragno directed video for “Blue Leaves”.

You can catch Forest Management at The Hideout on March 29th with Miranda Winters and Bill MacKay.


Aftermaths: Chicago Unites for Puerto Rico

Grove Cafe has put together an epic three-plus hour, 40 songs compilation to help raise money for ISER Caribe, an organization helping rebuild a more sustainable Puerto Rico in the wake of Hurricane Maria. The compilation features contributions from musicians across genres and from all over the city including ONO, Forest Management, Blacker Face, Fran, Courtesy, and so many more.

The compilation is called "Aftermaths: Chicago United for Puerto Rico" and is only $10 with everything thing going to support a great cause.

Forest Management

Forest Management is the moniker of ambient drone musician John Daniels, and 21st Century Man is the name of his new album. He spent nearly four years on this project and will be releasing it in to the world on August 17th via Terrible Cloud Records. The album’s first single is called “Flying Through The Night” and can be streamed below along with “Mother”, the album’s closer.



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