July 25, 1958 in Coral Gables
Coral Gables, Florida, United States
Thurston Joseph Moore (born July 25, 1958) is an American musician best known as a singer, songwriter and guitarist of Sonic Youth. He has also participated in many solo and group collaborations outside of Sonic Youth, as well as running the Ecstatic Peace! record label. In 2012, Moore started a new band Chelsea Light Moving, with their first track, "Burroughs", released as a free download. Chelsea Light Moving's eponymous debut was released on 5 March 2013. Moore was ranked 34th in Rolling Stone's 2004 edition of the "100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time.