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Tobin Sprout

Tobin Sprout
Born: Jan 1, 1955
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Biography: Despite his own solo successes, Tobin Sprout will probably always be known as the one-time four-track wizard and songwriting side kick to Robert Pollard in Ohio's lo-fi pop kings Guided By Voices. Though less prolific than his boss, fans of the group were quick to take note of Sprout's irresistible song ...Read full biography
Moonflower Plastic (Welcome To My Wig Wam)
Released: 1997
Label: Matador Records
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Shortly after the release of his solo debut, Carnival Boy, Tobin Sprout officially left Guided by Voices to concentrate on his solo career. The cryptically titled Moonflower Plastic (Welcome to My Wigwam) ...Read full review
Carnival Boy
Released: 1996
Label: Matador Records
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It's not all that surprising that Tobin Sprout's solo debut, Carnival Boy, sounds remarkably similar to Guided by Voices. Sprout was as responsible for GBV's lo-fi, jangly art-rock as Robert Pollard, helping ...Read full review
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