The almighty Guided By Voices are back on tour and they’ve still got a got handful of shows to play this August and September! The new GBV live line-up is Robert Pollard (vocals), Kevin March (drums), Doug Gillard (guitar), Bobby Bare Jr. (guitar), Mark Shue (bass)- catch them at a date near you below! Purchase Robert Pollard’s ‘Of Course You Are’ along with other solo albums from the Fire Records shop … Read More
Fresh from the news that the legendary Guided By Voices are back playing shows, frontman Robert Pollard speaks with MOJO Magazine about truth, beers and the University Of Rock. Full tourdates below. Tourdates 23 Jun: Oddbody’s, Dayton, OH 25 Jun: Sled Island Festival, Calgary, AB 06 Jul: Mr. Smalls Theatre, Pittsburgh, PA 07 Jul: 9:30 Club, Washington, DC 09 Jul: Village Voice 4 Knots Music Festival, New York, NY … Read More
Robert Pollard New Album ‘Of Course You Are’ “A true craftsman at his best” Uncut “his first solo of 2016.. Pollard’s picked a good one” AV Club Fire Records is extraordinarily thrilled to release a Robert Pollard record world-wide. Of Course You Are is solo album number twenty four (!) by the tireless Guided By Voices auteur. Meticulously constructed, Of Course You Are is overstuffed with hooky tunes, riffs aplenty and … Read More
Stream the whole of Robert Pollard‘s 24th solo album ‘Of Course You Are’ over at The A.V. Club now! “Produced by Ricked Wicky‘s Nick Mitchell, the latest outing for Pollard gives the fans more of what they expect and want from Dayton, Ohio’s favorite indie rock son: Indecipherable song titles and bizarre lyrics that make it seem like rock ’n’ roll just pours through Pollard.” Read the full review and … Read More
Robert Pollard‘s new solo album ‘Of Course You Are’ is released on March 4th on Fire Records and taken from it is ‘I Can Illustrate’, which premiered over at Consequence of Sound earlier today! This follows last week’s news of the Guided By Voices reformation. As tuneful as you’d expect from anything issuing from Pollard’s pen, Of Course You Are runs the usual gamut of Pop, Prog, Psych, and even Punk-oriented tracks. … Read More
Happy Friday! You can now subscribe to the new Fire Records Spotify playlist below! Each day staff members will delve into the catalogue, with a weekly round up of new tracks added. This week its a beautiful track from Josephine Foster‘s new album and a Robert Pollard favoutite! Purchase all releases on the playlist from our shiny new online shop:http://www.firerecords.com/wp/shop/
Fire America is extraordinarily thrilled to release a Robert Pollard record world-wide. Of Course You Are is solo album number twenty four (!) by the tireless Guided By Voices auteur. Meticulously constructed, Of Course You Are is overstuffed with hooky tunes, riffs aplenty and skewed/skewering lyrics. Stream ‘My Daughter Yes She Knows’ from the album below and read the Stereogum premiere here.