Lee Ranaldo





Lee Ranaldo

Author profile


born
in Glen Cove, Long Island, New York, The United States
February 03, 1956

gender
male

website

genre

influences
Jack Kerouac, Glenn Branca, Allen Ginsberg


About this author

Lee M. Ranaldo (born February 3, 1956) is an American singer, guitarist, writer and record producer, best known as a co-founder of the rock band Sonic Youth. In 2004, Rolling Stone ranked Ranaldo and Thurston Moore, of Sonic Youth, the 33rd and 34th Greatest Guitarists of All Time.

Ranaldo was born in Glen Cove, Long Island, New York, and graduated from Binghamton University. He has three sons, Cody Linn Ranaldo, Sage Ranaldo and Frey Ranaldo and is married to the experimental artist Leah Singer, with whom he has performed many live installation pieces with improvised music under the name Drifting.

Among Ranaldo's solo records are Dirty Windows, a collection of spoken texts with music, Amarillo Ramp (For Robert Smithson), pieces for the guita...more


Average rating: 3.62 · 108 ratings · 6 reviews · 13 distinct works · Similar authors
jrnls80s
3.74 of 5 stars 3.74 avg rating — 39 ratings — published 2000 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Road Movies
by
3.58 of 5 stars 3.58 avg rating — 40 ratings — published 2001 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lengths & Breaths
by
4.33 of 5 stars 4.33 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 2004
Rate this book
Clear rating
Bookstore
by
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 1998
Rate this book
Clear rating
Hello from the American Desert
by
3.0 of 5 stars 3.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2007
Rate this book
Clear rating
Road Movies
2.0 of 5 stars 2.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 1994
Rate this book
Clear rating
Against Refusing
by
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — published 2010
Rate this book
Clear rating
How Not to Get Played on th...
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — published 2011
Rate this book
Clear rating
Space Within These Lines No...
by
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — published 2008
Rate this book
Clear rating
Ground Zero: New Yorkers Re...
by
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — published 2002
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Lee Ranaldo…

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.



Is this you? Let us know. If not, help out and invite Lee to Goodreads.