Reviews // 18 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles
The 100 Best Albums of the 2000s: 100-81
5 Oct 2014 // 9:14 PM
PopMatters' picks for the best albums of the 2000s begins with a series of albums that spans epic metal, ornate indie folk, and a terrifying work of electronic music.
Keep It in Motion: An Interview with Guided by Voices' Tobin Sprout
28 Apr 2013 // 6:14 PM
Tobin Sprout has been one of the most important songwriting voices for a long while, part of Guided By Voices' "classic lineup" if you will. Now, with the band's fourth post-reunion album just getting released, Sprout talks to PopMatters about why he left the band to begin with, being inspired by Brian Epstein's death, and his surprising side-career with children's literature.
Guided by Voices: Please Be Honest
25 Apr 2016 // 2:32 AM
Guided by Voices keep doing whatever it is they've been doing.
Robert Pollard: Of Course You Are
3 Mar 2016 // 9:14 PM
Of Course You Are is a succinct reminder of Robert Pollard's lyrical penmanship.
Losing My Religion: Revealing the Hollow Reality of Lo-Fi
23 Jul 2010 // 2:00 AM
This whole lo-fi thing, in its current form, is an affectation—a performance, a pose, the indie community’s response to “Vogue”. And this upcoming Guided By Voices tour will only enhance the performative aspects of the supposedly authentic aesthetic they have been championed for canonizing.