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Thurston Moore

In 1980, Thurston Moore formed the band Sonic Youth as a lead guitarist and singer with Kim Gordon (bass guitars/vocals) and Lee Ranaldo (lead guitars/vocals). In 1981, they released their debut album "Sonic Youth", which attracted lots of attention for using feedback in music. They later released the highly acclaimed albums "Sister", "Daydream ... See full bio »

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Bully Soundtrack
1991: The Year Punk Broke
1991: The Year Punk Broke Visual Effects
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 2016 Mr. Robot (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- (2016) ... (writer: "Bull in the Heather" - uncredited)
 2014/II Blind (writer: "Kool Thing")
 2013 Everybody Street (Documentary) (writer: "Massage The History")
 2013 The Punk Singer (Documentary) (writer: "Bull in the Heather")
 2012 The Perks of Being a Wallflower (writer: "Teen Age Riot")
  Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Episode #19.3 (2011) ... (performer: "Benediction" - uncredited) / (writer: "Benediction" - uncredited)
  Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Episode #3.97 (2011) ... (performer: "Circulation") / (writer: "Circulation")
  Covert Affairs (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Bang and Blame (2011) ... (performer: "Benediction" - uncredited) / (writer: "Benediction" - uncredited)
 2009 Guitar Hero 5 (Video Game) (writer: "Incinerate")
 2007 Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock (Video Game) (writer: "Kool Thing")
 2007 Young@Heart (Documentary) (writer: "Schizophrenia")
 2006 Jack Smith and the Destruction of Atlantis (Documentary) (music: "Nayland's Pillow Talk", "Sofa-Roosting Cabbages")
 2006 Gilmore Girls (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bridesmaids Revisited (2006) ... (writer: "Kool Thing" - uncredited)
 2005 Sorry, Haters (writer: "Bull In The Heather")
 2004 The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things (writer: "Karen Koltrane", "Beautiful Plateau")
 2001 Bully (performer: "Bully Murder Scene") / (writer: "Bully Murder Scene")
 2001 Things Behind the Sun (writer: "Theme from Things Behind the Sun", "Magic Air", "Stranger")
 2000 Grind Session (Video Game) (writer: "In the Mind of The Bourgeois Reader")
 2000 Condo Painting (Documentary) (writer: "Radio Amatoroj")
 1998 Late August, Early September (writer: "Contre le sexisme" - as T. Moore)
 1998 Free Tibet (Documentary) (writer: "Bull in the Heather" - as T. Moore)
 1997 Daria (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Road Worrier (1997) ... (performer: "Ono Soul")
 1996 SubUrbia (performer: "Psychic Hearts") / (writer: "Bee-Bee's Song", "Psychic Hearts", "Sunday")
 1994 Airheads (writer: "Baby Huey (Do You Wanna Dance)")
 1994 Dead at 21 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pilot Episode (1994) ... (writer: "100%")
 1991 Beverly Hills, 90210 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Wildfire (1991) ... (writer: "Addicted to Love" - uncredited)
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Backbeat | Mirror/Dash | Sonic Youth


6' 6" (1.98 m)

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Father, with Kim Gordon, of daughter Coco Gordon-Moore (b. 1994). See more »

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