The Crawling Distance

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The Crawling Distance
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Studio album by Robert Pollard
Released 2009
Genre Rock and roll, indie rock
Label Guided by Voices Inc.
Producer Todd Tobias
Robert Pollard chronology
Robert Pollard Is Off to Business
(2008)Robert Pollard Is Off to Business2008
The Crawling Distance
(2009)
Elephant Jokes
(2009)Elephant Jokes2009
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic 64/100[1]
Review scores
Source Rating
Pitchforkmedia (2.8/10) [2]
PopMatters 4/5 stars [3]
Spin 3/5 stars [4]
The Times 4/5 stars [5]

The Crawling Distance is 11th studio album released by singer-songwriter Robert Pollard on January 20, 2009. Similar to many of Pollard's releases since Fiction Man in 2004, all instrumentation on the album was performed by producer Todd Tobias. The Crawling Distance has a 64/100 score on metacritic and thus was Pollard's lowest rated album on the site, until 2011's Space City Kicks which has a 62. [1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Faking My Harlequin" - 3:46
  2. "Cave Zone" - 2:55
  3. "Red Cross Vegas Night" - 3:41
  4. "The Butler Stands for All of Us" - 3:45
  5. "It's Easy" - 4:09
  6. "No Island" - 4:49
  7. "Silence Be Destroyed" - 2:49
  8. "Imaginary Queen Ann" - 2:20
  9. "On Short Wave" - 3:21
  10. "Too Much Fun" - 4:09

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Crawling Distance by Robert Pollard". Retrieved 3 October 2016. 
  2. ^ Pitchforkmedia review
  3. ^ "Robert Pollard: The Crawling Distance". Retrieved 3 October 2016. 
  4. ^ "Robert Pollard, ‘The Crawling Distance’ (Guided By Voices Inc.) - SPIN". 19 December 2008. Retrieved 3 October 2016. 
  5. ^ "Login". Retrieved 3 October 2016.