Closer You Are

Closer You Are

The authorized biography of Robert Pollard, indie rock icon and founder of the music group Guided by Voices

Robert Pollard has been a staple of the indie rock scene since the early 1980s, along with his band Guided by Voices. Pollard was a longtime grade school teacher who toiled endlessly on his music, only finding success after adopting a do-it-yourself approach, relying on lo-fi home recordings for much of his and his band's career. A prolific artist, Pollard continues… (more)