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Let’s Go Eat The Factory – A new Guided By Voices album for 2012

4 Nov

Guided By Voices classic lineup to release Let’s Go Eat The Factory, first album of new material in fifteen years.

After a fifteen year hiatus, the ‘classic line up’ of Guided By Voices (Robert Pollard, Tobin Sprout, Mitch Mitchell, Greg Demos, and Kevin Fennell) finishes off its year-long reunion tour by releasing an album of 21 new songs, deliberately choosing to return to what bandleader Robert Pollard calls the ‘semi-collegial’ approach of iconic GBV albums like Bee Thousand and Alien Lanes. Let’s Go Eat The Factory is much more than a mere return, however: sprawling, variegated, heavy, melodic, and yet still recognizably and coherently Guided By Voices in both its literal and mythic senses.

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