Sonic Youth's Lee Ranaldo returns with 'Late Descent #2'

Video | 09 Jan 2014

Lee Ranaldo and fellow Sonic Youth bandmate Steve Shelley resurfaced last year under the name Lee Ranaldo and the Dust. This week, they unveiled the video for Late Descent #2, taken from 2013's, Last Night On Earth, released on Matador. It is Ranaldo's tenth solo record. 

Late Descent #2 features glittering harpsichord and gently-strummed guitar, showcasing Ranaldo's feel for traditional songwriting and esoteric instrumentation. The video is directed by musician, photographer and visual artist Vice Cooler.

From the archive

Lee Ranaldo - Between The Times and the Tides