Tommy Keene

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Tommy Keene | Behind the Parade

For nearly 30 years Tommy Keene has been a go-to guy for fans of guitar-driven pop rock.
Second Motion Records (2011)
By NICK A. ZAINO III  |  September 02, 2011

Tommy Keene | If You Hear Me: A Retrospective 1983 - 2009

If you've heard one Tommy Keene song, it's probably "Places That Are Gone," a certified power-pop classic released in 1984.
Second Motion (2010)
By BRETT MILANO  |  July 16, 2010

A real cut-up

Robert Pollard is a Renaissance man.
An interview with Robert Pollard on the occasion of the landing of Boston Spaceships
By MIKE MILIARD  |  September 23, 2008

On the racks: October 10, 2006

Plus Robert Pollard, Sting, and the Cure.
From Gothic Archies to Mod Rods to little Lohans
By MATT ASHARE  |  October 10, 2006

Pop Master

As last night’s show at T.T. the Bear’s Place proved, Keene is still a masterful songwriter, singer, and guitarist in love with his craft after 22 years in the trenches.
Tommy Keene at T.T. the Bear's
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  June 15, 2006

Robert Pollard

From the first song, notice was served at the Paradise last Friday that Robert Pollard's first solo tour would be a different beast from the raucous, shambling piss-ups that marked Guided by Voices gigs of old.
Get a faceful
By MIKE MILIARD  |  April 24, 2006