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Closer You Are

The Story of Robert Pollard and Guided by Voices

by Matthew Cutter

Hardcover, 357 pages, Perseus Books Group, List Price: $27 |

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Closer You Are
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The Story of Robert Pollard and Guided by Voices
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Matthew Cutter

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Draws upon interviews with Pollard, his friends, family, and bandmates, to trace the story of the founder of the indie rock band Guided by Voices from growing up in blue-collar Dayton, Ohio through the band's success.