Rock 'n' roll has given Bob Pollard a lot -- certainly more than any fourth-grade teacher who decides to become a full-time musician at the age of 37 can expect. As leader of cult combo Guided By Voices, Pollard has earned a modicum of financial security, loads of critical praise and the slavish dedication of an ever-growing legion of fans. But such an unlikely success doesn't come -- as Pollard has found out --... More >>>
Clay Patrick McBride
Guided By Voices: From left, Nate Farley, Jon McCann, Bob Pollard, Tim Tobias and Doug Gillard.