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Black Francis Plays Down Kim Shattuck's The Pixies Exit

17th December 2013

Pixies rocker Black Francis is baffled by the furore over the band's changing line-up, insisting: "It ain't that big of...

The Pixies Frontman Developing Graphic Novel

4th December 2013

Pixies frontman Black Francis has teamed up with biographer Josh Frank to create a new graphic novel, titled The Good...

Kim Deal To Return To Pixies?

17th October 2013

Kim Deal could return to the Pixies.The 'Debaser' group announced this summer how their bassist had quit last year and...

The Things They Say: 3890236

3rd October 2013

"We were at a little coffee shop near the studio and Kim walked in at some point and said, 'I'm...

Bono Asks For New Pixies Songs

3rd May 2011

Bono begged The Pixies to write some new songs.The band split in 1993 but reunited in 2004 for a series...

Pixies Star To Launch Rock Opera In Houston

25th September 2010

PIXIES star BLACK FRANCIS is to launch his rock opera BLUEFINGER: THE FALL & RISE OF HERMAN BROOD in Houston,...

Pixies Star Black Francis Forms New Band With His Wife

21st January 2009

Former PIXIES star BLACK FRANCIS has formed a new group with his wife, VIOLET CLARK. The new group, Grand Duchy,...

The Pixies Return In Style

14th April 2004

Cult rockers the PIXIES wowed fans in Minneapolis, Minnesota, last night (13APR04) as they kicked off their reunion tour at...

Big Money Brought The Pixies Back Together

1st April 2004

THE PIXIES frontman FRANK BLACK has reformed the cult early 90s group because offers for a reunion tour were "too...