Illustration by Jess Rotter

                                         Illustration by Jess Rotter

Lee Ranaldo



Fi - Hi Podcast Ep 53: Lee Ranaldo of Sonic Youth on Television's Marquee Moon

Lee Ranaldo is critically acclaimed musician, writer, producer, and visual artist.  He is best known as a founding member and guitarist of the groundbreaking & iconic musical pioneers Sonic Youth.  With the band, he released 15 studio albums and countless singles and EPs and Rolling Stone Magazine listed him at number 33 on their “Greatest Guitarists of All Time” list.  His new solo record, Electric Trim, features his Sonic Youth band mate Steve Shelley, Nels Cline of Wilco, and Sharon Van Etten.  Six of the nine lyrics featured on the album were written in collaboration with the celebrated American author Jonathan Lethem. 

Originally aired during Fidelity High Radio on WXNA 101.5 FM Nashville - Monday, September, 4th 2017.

Music Featured in this episode...

Television - See No Evil

Lee Ranaldo - Circular (Right as Rain)

Sonic Youth - Eric's Trip


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