Liz Phair

Liz Phair

 

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Elizabeth Clark “Liz” Phair (born April 17, 1967) is an American singer, songwriter, and guitarist.

She began her career in the early 1990s by self-releasing audio cassettes under the name Girly Sound, before signing with the independent record label Matador Records. Her 1993 debut studio album Exile in Guyville was released to acclaim; it has been ranked by Rolling Stone as one of the 500 Greatest Albums of All Time. Ten years after the release of her debut, Phair's fourth album, Liz Phair, was released on Capitol Records and her music began to move in a more pop rock-oriented direction. Phair has sold nearly three million records worldwide. Her latest album, Funstyle, was released on July 3, 2010.

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Divorce Song
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Divorce Song is a song by musical artist Liz Phair, released on March 15, 2018.
Exile in Guyville
 
Exile in Guyville is the debut album by American indie rock singer-songwriter Liz Phair.
Whip-Smart
 
Whip-Smart is the second album by American singer-songwriter Liz Phair, released in 1994, the follow-up to Phair's critically well received debut, 1993's Exile In Guyville.
Liz Phair
 
Liz Phair is the fourth studio album by American singer-songwriter Liz Phair, released June 24, 2003 on Capitol Records.

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Liz Phair Is Revisiting Her Beloved ‘Exile In Guyville’ With A 25th Anniversary Box Set And Tour
  –  March 15, 2018
That edition is hard to find and didn’t include all of the extra goodies available on the newest reissue such as a book detailing the oral history of Liz Phair, and essays about the intersection of politics and music written by Liz Phair and journalist ...
Liz Phair announces 25th anniversary Exile in Guyville box set, shares alternate version of “Divorce Song”: Stream
  –  March 15, 2018
This year marks the 25th anniversary of Exile in Guyville, the landmark debut album from Liz Phair. In commemoration, she and Matador Records will soon release a limited edition box set containing the record as well as music from Phair’s pre-Exile days.
Liz Phair announces Girly-Sound To Guyville: 25th Anniversary Box Set
  –  March 15, 2018
Matador records have announced a limited edition 7 vinyl LP or 3 CD boxset to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Liz Phair's Exile in Guyville. The boxset will feature the original album plus the first official release of the three Girly-Sound tapes, plus a ...
Liz Phair Is Revisiting Her Beloved ‘Exile In Guyville’ With A 25th Anniversary Box Set And Tour
  –  March 15, 2018
Liz Phair has announced a deluxe reissue of her debut album, Exile In Guyville, complete with a remastering by Emily Lazar, bonus tracks from the Guyville sessions and her Girly Sound demo tapes she passed around the Chicago for a year before being picked ...
Liz Phair Takes Her ‘Girly-Sound Tapes’ On A Road Trip
  –  March 15, 2018
The three “Girly-Sound” tapes have been restored and mastered for the music’s first official release. The songs will be part of her new box set, Girly-Sound To Guyville: The 25th Anniversary Box Set. As the title suggests, the package includes ...
Liz Phair plans huge re-release of her iconic album Exile In Guyville
  –  March 15, 2018
Liz Phair has announced Girly-Sound to Guyville: The 25th Anniversary Box Set, a 7 LP, 3 CD edition containing the indie pioneer's early recordings and her beloved 1993 debut album for Matador. It's out May 4. The three original Girly-Sound tapes were ...
Liz Phair Treats 'Exile in Guyville' to 25th Anniversary Box Set
  –  March 15, 2018
Believe it or not, this year marks the 25th anniversary of Liz Phair's classic 1993 debut album Exile in Guyville. So to mark the occasion, the beloved songwriter will treat her landmark effort to a sprawling box set release. The box set contains the first ...
Liz Phair preps ‘Girly-Sound To Guyville: The 25th Anniversary Boxset,’ touring
  –  March 15, 2018
You can listen to the Giry-Sound version of “Divorce Song” which would end up, rerecorded on Exile in Guyville, below. You can also check out the box set packaging and tracklist below. Exile in Guyville, which is pressed on double vinyl, will be ...
Liz Phair Details Massive 'Exile in Guyville' 25th Anniversary Box Set
  –  March 15, 2018
'Girly-Sound to Guyville: The 25th Anniversary' features seven LPs and book detailing album's genesis Liz Phair will release 'Girly-Sound to Guyville: The 25th Anniversary' box set and an 'Exile in Guyville' reissue this spring. Credit: Scott Dudelson ...
Where to Start With Dear Nora, Your Favorite Indie Rocker’s Favorite Indie Rocker
  –  March 13, 2018
For the uninitiated, here is the story of Dear Nora in 10 songs. In the early days, the trio was inspired by the sincere and swift songwriting of Liz Phair and Guided by Voices, whose influences shine through on the opener from Dear Nora’s debut EP.
2018 Arkansas Times Musicians Showcase finals preview
  –  March 7, 2018
Pairs well with: Somebody called it "furniture music." So we will go with that. SABINE VALLEY (Mayra Valezquez, Oliver Powell, Favi Alba, Will Caig): Liz Phair aggro from a surprisingly young quartet with a live wire of a frontwoman whose energy occupies ...
Watch: Skating Polly drop satirical video for new song 'Queen for a Day,' from the upcoming album 'The Make It Show'
  –  March 2, 2018
The threesome - Peyton Bighorse, Kelli Mayo and Kurtis Mayo - tracked the record this past winter at Seagrass Studio in Los Angeles with producer Brad Wood (Smashing Pumpkins, Liz Phair), who helmed last year’s "New Trick" EP (featuring Louise Post and ...
Monica, It’s OK That You Wanted It
  –  March 1, 2018
We perceived our circumstances as “movie-sized,” as Liz Phair sang back then, drily celebrating ambivalent sex, and mining the negatives of sex-positivity, and Lewinsky’s was the most epic movie ever seen. That she wanted him mattered. That she got ...
SKATING POLLY Announce Fifth Studio Album THE MAKE IT ALL SHOW Out May 4
  –  February 28, 2018
The threesome tracked the record this past Winter at Seagrass Studio in Los Angeles with producer Brad Wood (Smashing Pumpkins, Liz Phair) who helmed last year's New Trick EP (feat. Louise Post and Nina Gordon of Veruca Salt). Skating Polly are also ...
New, local program cracks down on teenage drivers not wearing seat belts
  –  February 27, 2018
Wichita Riverfest concert lineup for 2018 Wichita Riverfest concert lineup for 2018 Cypress Hill, Liz Phair, Hawthorne Heights and Gooding are just a few act taking the stage at the Wichita Riverfest this year. Cypress Hill, Liz Phair, Hawthorne Heights ...
Dolores O'Riordan dies at 46: James Corden, Liz Phair, Quest Love pay tribute to Irish singer
  –  January 16, 2018
Los Angeles: James Corden, Ronan Keating, Dave Davies and Michelle Branch are among those mourning the sudden demise of "kind and lovely" singer Dolores O'Riordan of The Cranberries fame. She was 46. A statement from her publicist said, "The lead singer ...

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