Guided by Voices are taking a slight break from their non-stop release of new albums to compile 20 EP tracks onto on album, Scalping the Guru, that will be out October 28 via GBV Inc. The songs are all from EPs released 1993-1994, and compile 1993’s Static Airplane Jive (City Slang), 1994’s Get Out of My Stations (Siltbreeze), Fast Japanese Spin Cycle (Engine Records), and Clown Prince of the Menthol Trailer (Domino). You can listen to "Big School," which was originally on the Static Airplane Jive EP and has never been on streaming services before, below.
In other news, Guided by Voices have announced a four-show New Year's run in the Chicago area at Evanston, IL's The Space on December 27, 28, 30 & 31. Tickets for those shows go on sale Wednesday, September 7 at 10 AM Central.