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NEWS: NEW LIVE ALBUM, 2018 TOUR DATES, ETC.

LR:   INSTAGRAM    •     OFFICIAL FB   •    TWITTER   •   sonicyouth.com UPCOMING DATES: NOV 30 NYC City Winery – BOWIE TRIBUTE – I’m gonna sing ‘Starman’ DEC 01 NYC Murmrr – LOVE SPEECH – Anti Hate/Southern Poverty Law Center BENEFIT INFO DEC 21 NYC Union Pool – Electric Trim Trio, support TBA JAN 01 […]

VIDEOS
VIDEOS

ELECTRIC TRIM album available here: https://po.st/LRET ROCK N ROLL – LOU REED TRIBUTE – LEE RANALDO & THE DUST WITH THURSTON MOORE 2013 On the 5th Anniversary of Lou Reed’s passing I thought it an appropriate time to post this video. Lou had only been gone a few weeks when myself and The Dust (Steve […]

ELECTRIC TRIM ALBUM – SEPT 2017
ELECTRIC TRIM ALBUM - SEPT 2017

ELECTRIC TRIM • Lee Ranaldo release date: September 15, 2017 / MUTE Records Nine new songs recorded in collaboration with Barcelona producer Raul ‘Refree’ Fernandez in New York City and Barcelona between April 2015 and April 2016, with help from many of the players associated with my recent music, and some new friends as well: […]

SOME RECENT PERFORMANCE PIX
SOME RECENT PERFORMANCE PIX

2016-2017 PERFORMANCE PIX: LEE RANALDO/TIM BARNES DUO : MARKET HOTEL, BROOKLYN Dec 16, 2015   LEE RANALDO & LEAH SINGER: SIGHT UNSEEN, SÃO PAULO, BRASIL, JULY 2013 AGAINST REFUSING: NOISE RECITATION, MONTPELLIER FRANCE, MARCH 2015 SOLO ACOUSTIC TOURING, 2014-2015 THE DUST, LAUSANNE 111713 by Catherine Ceresole THE DUST, EXIT/IN NASHVILLE 102213 BY JAKE NETTER   […]

Lee Ranaldo/Leah Singer performances
Lee Ranaldo/Leah Singer performances

Lee Ranaldo and Leah Singer have worked together since 1991 with film and music in a live setting, performing work that explores how sound and image interact. Chance elements are embraced; the experiential nature of the work takes precedent over overt narrative. Attention is paid to things that often go unnoticed, to how close observation […]

LAST NIGHT ON EARTH ALBUM – OCT 2013
LAST NIGHT ON EARTH ALBUM - OCT 2013

  FROM ALLMUSIC.COM: Review by Heather Phares As Sonic Youth‘s members explored their individual careers during the band’s hiatus, it was fascinating to hear their projects develop. Between the Times and the Tides allowed Lee Ranaldo‘s more pastoral, mystical side to flourish, and it’s in even fuller flower on Last Night on Earth. This is also the debut of Ranaldo‘s group the Dust, […]

THE RISING TIDE–solo+band DEMOS 2013
THE RISING TIDE–solo+band DEMOS 2013

The Rising Tide : Last Night On Earth Demos and Rehearsals Lee Ranaldo and The Dust Notes This set, with one solo acoustic disc and one disc with The Dust, contains various recordings of the developing material for the album Last Night On Earth. My interest in presenting them here – in some cases in […]

Between The Times & The Tides LP
Between The Times & The Tides LP

Between The Times & The Tides, Lee’s first song-based solo album, was released on March 20, 2012. “Songs can go a million different ways,” declares Lee Ranaldo in the liner notes for his forthcoming Matador solo album, ‘Between The Times & The Tides’, and let me be the first to accuse the Sonic Youth guitarist […]

BETWEEN THE TIMES AND THE TIDES – VIDEOS
BETWEEN THE TIMES AND THE TIDES – VIDEOS

OFF THE WALL video Here is the first video from my LP ‘Between the Tides and the Times’. Live footage shot by Patrick Suddath/Pantophobia at Glasslands, Brooklyn. Other footage shot by me: Battery Park trees, Holland tunnel, Frey in Walt Whitman’s woods, girl fr Calgary, MP3 experiment in Hudson River Park, David Linton installation at […]

TIDES & TIMES DEMOS AND ALT MIXes – 2012
TIDES & TIMES DEMOS AND ALT MIXes - 2012

MAY 2012 Just pressed up, a tour only twelve inch record (w download card) that collects all the ‘band demos’ currently in circulation–8 tracks recorded by Lee and rhythm section of Steve Shelley and Irwin Menken prior to the sessions for Between the Tides and the Times. Also a 7″ with the two ‘alternate mixes’ […]

Walking Men 99 pix request
Walking Men 99 pix request

Please check out my tumblr site on artist Maya Kalman’s work, and if you are in downtown Manhattan, please send me a photo of yourself at the site—find yr city or yr dream— http://tidesandtimes-walkingmen99.tumblr.com/

InstaGram Feed
InstaGram Feed

A collection of Instagram images from touring and travels… SORRY – THIS PAGE BEING UPDATED CURRENTLY AND WILL BE BACK ONLINE SOON! See LEE’S Instagram feed at http://www.instagram.com/leeranaldo

HURRICANE SANDY TRANSCRIPTIONS
HURRICANE SANDY TRANSCRIPTIONS

HURRICANE SANDY TRANSCRIPTIONS (Last Night On Earth) In the autumn of 2012 I was working on some musical ideas on acoustic guitar for a swirling repetitive piece, and wondering if it would be something I could adapt for Solistenensemble Kaleidoskop, a string ensemble from Berlin who had commissioned me to write a piece for them. […]

SHOUTS
SHOUTS

Everybodys shouting / there’s shots out on the streets I can’t hear the words they’re saying / reports are incomplete A caustic wind inside the walls Harsh words rain down upon us all Gathering a nation, I smell gasoline The misfits and creations of endless magazines False clues to what’s behind the door Can you […]

GAFFERS TAPE
GAFFERS TAPE

For Suspended Guitar Phenomena: The wireless transmitter will be gaffers taped to the gtr and the receiver will feed into my pedals (at the edge of the “swing-circle”). The output from my pedals will be sent to the 2 Fender Twin Reverb amps.