Tim Young began playing guitar at age 5. He began composing and leading his own 

bands at age 11. He attended Cornish College of the Arts in Seattle, studying jazz 


 He has performed and recorded with the following people:

David Sylvian, Sam Rivers, Michael White, Julian Priester, Wayne Horvitz, Bill Frisell, 

Eyvind Kang, Mike Patton, Beck, Fiona Apple, Todd Rundgren, John Legend, De La 

Soul, Mike Watt, Reggie Watts, Jeff Babko, Matt Chamberlain and many more.

 Now living in LA, Tim leads his own bands; the Youngs, THRUSTER! and the “V” 

Orchestra. He has contributed to several TV shows, including “Boss” and “Hannibal,” 

as well as the movies “30 Days of Night,” “Red Riding Hood,” “Peacock” and “Goats.”