Tim Sommer

Real Name:
Timothy Sommer
Profile:
American music journalist, record producer, record company executive, TV producer-presenter and musician. He started writing for Trouser Press in 1978 (aged 16) and went on to contributed to a variety of publications including Village Voice, Sounds (US correspondent), LA Weekly, Observer and Mojo. He has worked in A&R for Atlantic Records and a senior producer for MTV Networks. He has also performed as a musician with the Glenn Branca Ensemble and with his own band Hugo Largo.
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Vocals

C2 0777 7 89843 2 0 Some Old Bullshit — Tim Sommer Beastie Boys Egg Raid On Mojo (as Timmy Sommer) and 1 more… Beastie Boys - Some Old Bullshit (Comp) Grand Royal C2 0777 7 89843 2 0 US 1994 Sell This Version
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CZ076 Enter: The Conquering Chicken — Tim Sommer The Gits (2) Drunks The Gits (2) - Enter: The Conquering Chicken (Album) C/Z Records CZ076 US 1994 Sell This Version
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Instruments & Performance

WORST - 0001 Mouse Or Rat? — Tim Sommer Even Worse Even Worse - Mouse Or Rat?(7", Single, Ltd, Num) Worse Than You!?! Records Inc. WORST - 0001 US 1982 Sell This Version
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ST 02 Edmond — Tim Sommer Glenn Branca Glenn Branca - Edmond(12") Schauspiel Staatstheater Stuttgart ST 02 Germany 1986 Sell This Version
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002, AU002 Leaving — Tim Sommer Even Worse Leaving and 1 more… Even Worse - Leaving Autonomy Records (7), Autonomy Records (7) 002, AU002 US 1988 Sell This Version
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88561-8167-1 Drum — Tim Sommer Hugo Largo Hugo Largo - Drum (Album) Relativity 88561-8167-1 US 1987 Sell This Version
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925 847-1 Mettle — Tim Sommer Hugo Largo Hugo Largo - Mettle (Album) Opal Records, Warner Bros. Records 925 847-1 Europe 1989 Sell This Version
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LAND S01, none Turtle Song — Tim Sommer Hugo Largo Hugo Largo - Turtle Song(12", Maxi) Land Records, Opal Records LAND S01, none UK 1989 Sell This Version
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none Drunken Boat — Tim Sommer Drunken Boat Uniform Gold and 1 more… Drunken Boat - Drunken Boat (Album) Not On Label none US 1990 Sell This Version
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ALP15CD Symphony No. 5 (Describing Planes Of An Expanding Hypersphere) — Tim Sommer Branca* Branca* - Symphony No. 5 (Describing Planes Of An Expanding Hypersphere) (Album) Atavistic ALP15CD US 1995 Sell This Version
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ALP35CD Selections From The Symphonies (For Electric Guitars) — Tim Sommer Branca* Branca* - Selections From The Symphonies (For Electric Guitars)(CD, Comp) Atavistic ALP35CD US 1997 Sell This Version
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A2 83408 Scattered, Smothered & Covered — Tim Sommer Hootie & The Blowfish I Go Blind Hootie & The Blowfish - Scattered, Smothered & Covered (Comp) Atlantic A2 83408 Canada 2000 Sell This Version
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SF006 Music For Synchronized Swimming In Space — Tim Sommer Hi-Fi Sky Hi-Fi Sky - Music For Synchronized Swimming In Space(CD, Album) Seersucker Fantasy SF006 US 2005 Sell This Version
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Writing & Arrangement

none Hugo Largo — Tim Sommer Hugo Largo Gropius (as Sommer) and 3 more… Hugo Largo - Hugo Largo(Cass, S/Sided) Not On Label (Hugo Largo Self-released) none US 1985 Sell This Version
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88561-8167-1 Drum — Tim Sommer Hugo Largo Hugo Largo - Drum (Album) Relativity 88561-8167-1 US 1987 Sell This Version
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002, AU002 Leaving — Tim Sommer Even Worse Leaving (as Sommer) Even Worse - Leaving Autonomy Records (7), Autonomy Records (7) 002, AU002 US 1988 Sell This Version
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925 847-1 Mettle — Tim Sommer Hugo Largo Hugo Largo - Mettle (Album) Opal Records, Warner Bros. Records 925 847-1 Europe 1989 Sell This Version
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PRO-A-3661 Zima (Winter) • Arms Akimbo — Tim Sommer Zvuki Mu*Hugo Largo Arms Akimbo (as Sommer) Zvuki Mu*Hugo Largo - Zima (Winter) • Arms Akimbo(12", Promo) Warner Bros. Records PRO-A-3661 US 1989 Sell This Version
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LAND S01, none Turtle Song — Tim Sommer Hugo Largo Gloria (Angels We Have Heard On High) (as Sommer) Hugo Largo - Turtle Song(12", Maxi) Land Records, Opal Records LAND S01, none UK 1989 Sell This Version
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VSCDT1684, 7243 8 95017 2 8 Solved — Tim Sommer Unbelievable Truth Unbelievable Truth - Solved (EP, Single) Virgin, Virgin VSCDT1684, 7243 8 95017 2 8 UK 1998 Sell This Version
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Featuring & Presenting

ACT005 cd(adv) Lesson No. 1 — Tim Sommer Glenn Branca Symphony No. 5 Glenn Branca - Lesson No. 1 (EP) Acute Records ACT005 cd(adv) US 2004 Sell This Version
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Production

002, AU002 Leaving — Tim Sommer Even Worse Leaving Even Worse - Leaving Autonomy Records (7), Autonomy Records (7) 002, AU002 US 1988 Sell This Version
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none Drunken Boat — Tim Sommer Drunken Boat Drunken Boat - Drunken Boat (Album) Not On Label none US 1990 Sell This Version
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RUSLP 8244 New York Thrash — Tim Sommer Various Various - New York Thrash(LP, Comp, RE) ROIR RUSLP 8244 US 2002 Sell This Version
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none Good Goddamn — Tim Sommer Alexandra Scott Alexandra Scott - Good Goddamn(CDr, Promo) Not On Label (Alexandra Scott Self-released) none US 2002 Sell This Version