Tim DeLaughter is a singer and songwriter from Dallas, Texas and the leader of the Polyphonic Spree. He gained notoriety as the very energetic and engaging front man for both Tripping Daisy and the Spree. After Tripping Daisy's breakup, Tim opened the record store Good Records located in the Dallas entertainment district Deep Ellum. In addition to writing the Spree's music, he also composed the score to the film Thumbsucker.
DeLaughter is pronounced to rhyme with 'slaughter', not ha-ha 'laughter'.