The music has been written by indie rock band Guided by Voices
and the script is by the band's former bass player James Greer It will be the second big screen musical for Welsh beauty Catherine, 39, who won a best supporting actress Oscar as Velma Kelly in the 2002 movie version of the West End hit Chicago.
Dave: I feel like we're kind of taking the Guided By Voices
approach of, if you record 150,000 songs, someone is bound to like one of them.
It's not a working class album in the sense of Billy Bragg or Merle Haggard,' Jones said, "but maybe it's more of a working class album in the sense of Guided by Voices
or something like that.
But the list means nothing, he quickly sees, so he creates his own: "The Travelers and the Wanderers, Guided by Voices
, Vietnam Vets, Waylaid Tourists, .
Guided by Voices
, Half Smiles of the Decomposed (Matador Records) The final album by my favorite--and, coincidentally, the greatest--rock band of all time.
We always thought Anne was guided by voices
-- hearing things, perhaps.
By breaking the structure of the novel into journal-like sequences and by having the narrator, "Dennis," pay attention to those people and things (music foremost among them: lines from songs by Guided by Voices
, early Donovan, Blur and others float through the novel) that try "in various ways to attract [him] back into the real," Cooper allows his own pleasure and sadness to shine through.
This year, at the Housing Works Bookstore in Manhattan, we will be joined by novelists Joshua Cohen and Deb Olin Unferth; Bambi Kino, a band comprising members of Nada Surf, Guided by Voices
, Cat Power, and Maplewood; and the New Yiddish Repertory Theater for reading, music, and performances centered around that "allroundman" Bloom.
With the band's collective influences being Big Star, Guided by Voices
, the Kinks, and the Replacements, and with most of the songs clocking in at the Joe Strummer-approved less-than-three-minute mark, this lean, mean and flab-free record is pristine power-pop that makes you hungry for more.
I've started to enjoy comics and while there's a huge gap in my computer knowledge my best friends are two geeks, and I've started to try and listen to their favourite band Guided By Voices
, so I think that, in a way, I'm one of them now.
Support tonight comes from five-piece RIDING THE LOW, who count the likes of Guided By Voices
, Sparklehorse, The Pixies, The Flaming Lips, Radiohead and The Smashing Pumpkins among their influences.