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San Francisco rockers Cocktails play what Father/Daughter Records calls "no-frills blue collar power-pop," and they do it well. Next month the label will release a 33-minute burst of Cocktails' best…   Read Story »
As a songwriter, Guided By Voices leader Robert Pollard is not known for his batting average; when he hits, he hits big, but you have to sift through a lot of strikeouts and sacrifice bunts to find…   Read Story »
Guided By Voices frontman Robert Pollard has another new album on the way (following Honey Locust Honky Tonk and Mouseman Cloud earlier this year) titled Blazing Gentlemen, and with it he claims to…   Read Story »
Robert Pollard completists, prepare to update your spreadsheets and add a new display case to your "Uncle Bob" room. In keeping with his prolific rep, the Guided By Voices frontman will (flying) kick…   Read Story »
The reunited Guided By Voices have released a staggering four new albums since last January, and ultra-prolific frontman Robert Pollard also has a new solo album coming out in July. But that's not…   Read Story »
In the past year and a half, the reunited classic-lineup Guided By Voices have released a jaw-dropping four studio albums, somehow outdoing the output of their first incarnation. The last one was…   Read Story »
"Class Clown Spots A UFO" is the title track from Guided By Voices' forthcoming LP, though it's been knocking around under different titles, and via different recording sessions, for a very long…   Read Story »
Guided By Voices just released Let's Go Eat The Factory earlier this year, so a solo album from Robert Pollard is long overdue. In March, GBV's Budweiser bard releases Mouseman Cloud, an album Fire…   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 »
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 »