Timothy Lewis worked as a recording engineer in the 1980s and made several recordings with Julian Cope. He recorded and toured with him throughout the 90s having two ARP 2600s, two Mellotrons a VSC3 and a Minimoog on stage. In 1997 he joined in Spiritualized and toured/recorded with them as keyboard player until 2008.
He was simultaneously a member of Coil from 1998 until their demise in 2004.
Since 1999 Thighpaulsandra released eight solo albums and various EPs and his last album « Practical Electronics » was released on Editions Mego in 2019.