Robert Pollard Is Off to Business

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Robert Pollard Is Off to Business
Studio album by Robert Pollard
Released 2008
Genre Rock and roll, indie rock
Label Guided by Voices Inc.
Producer Todd Tobias
Robert Pollard chronology
Weatherman and Skin Goddess EP
(2008)Weatherman and Skin Goddess EP2008
Robert Pollard Is Off to Business
The Crawling Distance
(2009)String Module Error: Match not found2009
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars link
Pitchfork Media 3/5 stars
PopMatters 3.5/5 stars link

Robert Pollard Is Off to Business is 10th studio album released by singer-songwriter Robert Pollard on June 2, 2008. This is the first LP release from Robert Pollard's new record label Guided by Voices Inc. All instrumentation on the album was performed by producer Todd Tobias. Many of the songs on the album were over three minutes in length, which is unusual for a Pollard release.

The album has a 73/100 rating on Metacritic [1] which is the highest score the site has given to a Pollard solo release.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "The Original Heart"
  2. "The Blondes"
  3. "1 Years Old"
  4. "Gratification to Concrete"
  5. "No One but I"
  6. "Weatherman and Skin Goddess"
  7. "Confessions of a Teenage Jerk-Off"
  8. "To the Path!"
  9. "Western Centipede"
  10. "Wealth and Hell-Being"