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Ben Birchard

April 22, 2016
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Guided By Voices were Indie darlings when Indie actually meant indie. They formed around 1983, and despite a lineup that has seen a lot of turnover through the years, have always been centered around the songwriting of Robert Pollard.

The 23rd studio release, Please Be Honest features Pollard playing everything on the album. They tunes themselves are typically GBV short and mostly sweet but, Pollard may have done better to call some of his band mates to the studio. That said, there are still some choice cuts for fans of the band. You can check out the title track “Please Be Honest” below: