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Guided By Voices: The Robert Pollard interview

Interview by Phil McMullen, Ptolemaic Terrascope, September 1993

PT: WHAT DRIVES you? Is there some kind of creative force inside you just bursting to write new songs all the time? ...

Guided by Voices: Bee Thousand (Scat) ****

Review by Michael Azerrad, Rolling Stone, August 1994

LATE IN Bee Thousand, Guided by Voices singer/songwriter Robert Pollard provides a skeleton key to his remarkable music. "I am a pharmacist, prescriptions I will ...

Guided By Voices: Do The Collapse (TVT)

Review by Andria Lisle, Ray Gun, August 1999

GUIDED BY VOICES’ Bob Pollard has reinvented his rock’n’roll vision, trading his home recording ethos for a slick pop sound. This aesthetic change reflects other ...

The Captain Never Fades: Guided By Voices Grows Sweeter with Time

Interview by Stevie Chick, Stranger, The, June 2002

ROBERT POLLARD HAS fronted slanted 'n' enchanted prog-punk bubblegum merchants Guided By Voices for two decades, and writing songs, he claims, "since I was eight ...

GBV's Abstract Expressionism

Comment by Michael Goldberg, Neumu, July 2002

Putting the mystery back in rock ...

Fading Captain: Guided by Voices Head Into The Sunset

Interview by Stevie Chick, Stranger, The, November 2004

GEARING UP FOR what will be his last tour with the band that won him his unlikely fame, Robert Pollard is in a reflective mood. ...

Robert Pollard: Last Call

Interview by Andria Lisle, Harp, March 2005

BY THE time you read this, Robert Pollard will have pulled the plug on Guided By Voices: The band's final concert occurred on New Year's ...

see also Robert Pollard

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