Bob Pollard

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Saving The Past For Last

It’s refreshing that Pollard isn’t trying to rewrite the two-minute power pop of GbV’s heyday, and his relentless (and hyperprolific) pursuits are admirable.  
Robert Pollard’s Boston Spaceships at the Paradise, September 30, 2008
By RYAN WALSH  |  October 08, 2008

The Broken West

Flournoy doesn’t seem concerned with demonstrating his originality.
I Can't Go On, I'll Go On | Merge
By MIKAEL WOOD  |  February 26, 2007

Robert Pollard

Only a fool would’ve taken Guided by Voices’ 2004 break-up as a reason to believe we’d heard the last from frontman Robert Pollard, a Budweiser-slugging former grade-school teacher who’s never met a three-chord hook he didn’t like. Robert Pollard, "Sup
Normal Happiness | Merge
By MIKAEL WOOD  |  November 13, 2006

Doin’ it live

The winter concert scene’s got something for everybody, from Averi to Zakir Hussain. Okay, I couldn’t resist that bit of alphabetical hackery, but it’s true.
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  January 09, 2006