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First, Robert Pollard announced that he'd reunited with the mighty mid-'90s lineup of his scratchy hall-of-fame power-pop crew Guided By Voices. Then, he announced that the reunion wouldn't be just a…   Read Story »
The "Doughtnut For A Snowman" 7'' dropped a little while ago, and today one of the release's four B-sides (not at all sure how that works) was officially made available for streaming. Check out the…   Read Story »
The classic mid-'90s lineup of Guided By Voices is once again back at work, and their new album Let's Go Eat The Factory is coming at the very top of next year. They've already released a single for…   Read Story »
The quote-unquote "classic" GBV lineup have a new album on the way, a new MP3 already in your iTunes, and a new stream here for your continued enjoyment of the durable highkicking Cuervo firebrand…   Read Story »
Let's recap: Last October, Robert Pollard reconvened Guided By Voices' "classic" lineup for Matador's rather epic 21st birthday gala in Vegas. The ensuing year has seen a premium placed on Cuervo and…   Read Story »
Time is a valuable thing, and the musicians who can make a quick point in a short amount of time deserve their props. We've put together a quick list of ten excellent songs from indie's past (and…   Read Story »
Last year, Robert Pollard reunited the mid-'90s "classic" lineup of Guided By Voices and played a whole bunch of beer-drenched marathon shows with them. There was talk that the band's recent set at…   Read Story »
Underground metal is generally a willfully insular world, but anthemic Florida stompers Torche don't care about any of that. Their surging stomp is as much Superchunk as it is Slayer, and they cover…   Read Story »
FYF Fest, which has had issues with security and crowds in previous years, seems to have moved past those problems and evolved into a healthier, happier festival. Standout sets included Girls, who…   Read Story »
The beautiful thing about a festival like Pitchfork is the genre-spanning curating: The principal principle is a commitment to independent-minded music, and from that viewpoint Pitchfork succeeds in…   Read Story »