Kim Gordon Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Husband, Net Worth

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Kim Gordon (Kim Althea Gordon)

Last Updated: 04 Apr, 2024 | Views: 348

Age: 71

Profession: Musician

Other Profession(s): Singer, Song writer

Famous For: Guitarist and Vocalist of Rock Band Sonic Youth

Higher Education: University of Rochester

Net Worth: $6 Million Approx.

Kim Gordon Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
28 Apr, 1953 (71 Years 01 Month 20 Days)

Birth Country
United States

Birth State/Province
New York

Birth District

Birth Sign



Kim Gordon Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (profile/biography)

Kim Gordon, born on April 28, 1953, in Rochester, New York, is a highly influential American musician, artist, and writer. As a founding member of the iconic alternative rock band Sonic Youth, Gordon has left an indelible mark on the music industry. Known for her dynamic stage presence and distinct bass playing, she helped shape the sound of alternative and noise rock. Beyond music, Gordon has also made significant contributions to the art world, showcasing her work in galleries worldwide. With her multifaceted talents and fearless creativity, Kim Gordon continues to be a revered figure and an inspiration to artists across disciplines.

Kim Gordon Early Life and Artistic Influences

• 1953: Kim Althea Gordon was born on April 28 in Rochester, New York, United States.
• Kim Gordon developed a passion for visual arts, studying at the Otis College of Art and Design in Los Angeles.
• Kim Gordon immersed herself in the vibrant music and art scenes, drawing inspiration from artists like Yoko Ono and Patti Smith.

Kim Gordon Formation of Sonic Youth

• 1981: Kim Gordon co-founded the influential alternative rock band Sonic Youth with Thurston Moore, Lee Ranaldo, and Steve Shelley.
• Kim played bass guitar, contributed vocals, and was known for her distinctive stage presence and artistic vision.
• Kim Gordon's sonic Youth gained critical acclaim and became a leading force in the alternative and noise rock genres.

Kim Gordon Musical Career and Collaborations

• 1990: Gordon Released her first solo album, "Ciccone Youth," under the moniker Ciccone Youth.
• Gordon engaged in various collaborations, including projects with artists such as J Mascis, Ikue Mori, and Bill Nace.
• Gordon experimented with different musical styles, incorporating elements of noise, punk, and experimental rock into her work.

Kim Gordon Visual Art and Fashion
• Gordon pursued a career in visual art, exhibiting her work in galleries and museums worldwide.
• Gordon explored various mediums, including painting, drawing, photography, and installation art.
• Gordon collaborated with fashion designers and launched her own clothing line called X-Girl in the 1990s.

Kim Gordon Writing and Memoir

•  2015:  Gordon published her memoir, "Girl in a Band," which provided insights into her life, music career, and experiences in the male-dominated music industry.
•  Gordon Received critical acclaim for her candid storytelling and reflection on feminism, art, and personal struggles.

Kim Gordon Impact and Legacy

•  Kim Gordon's contributions to the alternative music scene and her boundary-pushing artistic endeavors have had a lasting impact on subsequent generations.
•  Her role as a musician, visual artist, and cultural icon continues to inspire and influence artists across various disciplines.

Kim Gordon Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 166 cm
In Meters 1.66 m
In feet & Inches 5'5"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 58 Kg
In Pounds 127 lbs

Eye Color

Hair Color

Kim Gordon Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Wayne C. Gordon

Mother's Name
Althea Gordon

Thurston Moore

Keller Gordon



Coco Hayley Gordon Moore

Kim Gordon Social Media, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

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