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Interview: Black Francis Conceived His First Son at Coachella (And Other Stories Regarding The Pixies)

There are many people claim to be conceived at Woodstock in 1969. Not to be outdone by the feckless hippies, Black Francis says that he conceived his first son at his first Coachella ten years ago. Cherish the thought.

04/17/2014

The Pixies (Photo: Michael Halsband)

Interview: Pixies Invite Bowie On Tour, Avoid Discussing Kim Deal

Of course there’s the five=ton gorilla in the room: how to approach the issue that beloved bass player Kim Deal recently left the band, marking their first lineup change, ever.

10/28/2013

Black Francis of the Pixies (Erik S. Lesser/Getty Images)

Surprise, Pixies Released A New EP!

Pixies surprised fans this morning (September 3) with the release of EP-1, four brand new songs from the band as they continue to move forward after original bassist Kim Deal abruptly left the fold back in June of this year.

09/03/2013

Frank Black (Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)

Listen To Isolated Vocal Tracks From Pixies’ ‘Doolittle’

Ever wonder what a Pixies song would sound like if you just isolated Frank Black’s vocals? Well, now thanks to the Soundcloud account IsolatedVocals you can finally hear for yourself.

08/22/2013

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Kim Deal Quits The Pixies, Rest Of The Band Wishes Her Well

Founding Pixies bassist Kim Deal has left the band. Remaining members Black Francis, Joey Santiago and David Lovering officially announced her departure on Friday (June 14) through the Pixies Facebook page.

06/14/2013

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