Golden Earring

Golden Earring is a Dutch Rock/Pop Group. They had chart success with the songs "Eight Miles High" in 1969, "Radar Love" in 1973, and again with "Twilight Zone" in 1982. The band was founded in 1961 in The Hague. Members of Golden Earring are Barry Hay (vocals, guitar, flute and saxophone), George Kooymans (vocals and guitar), Rinus Gerritsen (bass and keyboard) and Cesar Zuiderwijk (drums).


  • 1965 Just Earrings
  • 1967 Winter-Harvest
  • 1968 Miracle Mirror
  • 1969 On the Double
  • 1969 Eight Miles High
  • 1970 Golden Earring
  • 1971 Seven Tears
  • 1972 Together
  • 1973 Moontan
  • 1975 Switch
  • 1976 To the Hilt
  • 1976 Contraband
  • 1977 Live
  • 1978 Grab It for a Second
  • 1979 No Promises...No Debts
  • 1980 Prisoner of the Night
  • 1981 2nd Live
  • 1982 Cut
  • 1984 N.E.W.S.
  • 1984 Something Heavy Going Down (live)
  • 1986 The Hole
  • 1989 Keeper of the Flame
  • 1991 Bloody Buccaneers
  • 1992 The Naked Truth (unplugged)
  • 1994 Face It (partially unplugged)
  • 1995 Love Sweat (covers)
  • 1997 Naked II (unplugged)
  • 1999 Paradise in Distress
  • 2000 Last Blast of the Century (live)
  • 2003 Millbrook U.S.A.
  • 2004 Naked III (unplugged)

This article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it (

This page about Golden Earring includes information from a Wikipedia article.
Additional articles about Golden Earring
News stories about Golden Earring
External links for Golden Earring
Videos for Golden Earring
Wikis about Golden Earring
Discussion Groups about Golden Earring
Blogs about Golden Earring
Images of Golden Earring

. A fairly complete Guided By Voices discography is available..
. In 2004, during the band's final tour, many cities around the United States proclaimed a certain day to be "Guided by Voices Day" in that city. Some of them include:. The band was founded in 1961 in The Hague. Members of Golden Earring are Barry Hay (vocals, guitar, flute and saxophone), George Kooymans (vocals and guitar), Rinus Gerritsen (bass and keyboard) and Cesar Zuiderwijk (drums). A 2nd box set of unreleased songs, with the working title of Suitcase II , is planned for December of 2005. They had chart success with the songs "Eight Miles High" in 1969, "Radar Love" in 1973, and again with "Twilight Zone" in 1982. Several GbV works have future plans to be (re)-released, largely on vinyl.

Golden Earring is a Dutch Rock/Pop Group. His website, offers updates and tentative future releases. 2004 Naked III (unplugged). Though the (current incarnation of the) band has separated, Pollard continues to produce solo material. 2003 Millbrook U.S.A.. Guided By Voices played their final show at the Metro in Chicago on December 31, 2004. 2000 Last Blast of the Century (live). They played the single, "Everyone Thinks I'm a Raincloud (When I'm Not Looking)" from the 2004 release, Half Smiles of the Decomposed.

1999 Paradise in Distress. Their last television appearance was on Late Night with Conan O'Brien on December 2, 2004. 1997 Naked II (unplugged). According to Pollard:. 1995 Love Sweat (covers). In 2004, Pollard announced he was discontinuing Guided By Voices [1] ( following the release of the Half-Smiles of the Decomposed LP. 1994 Face It (partially unplugged). 2003 saw the release of Earthquake Glue, followed by the box set Hardcore UFOs and the greatest hits compilation Human Amusements at Hourly Rates.

1992 The Naked Truth (unplugged). In 2002 Guided by Voices returned to Matador and released Universal Truths and Cycles, something of a return to their lo-fi roots. 1991 Bloody Buccaneers. Critics were kinder to 2001's Isolation Drills, due in part to producer Rob Schnapf, who was able to help the band capture their live intensity. 1989 Keeper of the Flame. The following album, 1997's Mag Earwhig, continued with the band's trademark sound, but in 1999 Pollard left Matador Records, joined TVT Records, and released Do the Collapse, a Ric Ocasek-produced album that attempted a more radio-friendly sound for Guided by Voices, yet one which did not garner significant radio airplay. 1986 The Hole. Shortly after the '96 release of UTBUTS, Pollard and Sprout had a falling out that resulted in Pollard firing most of the band and starting to work with Cleveland glam rockers Cobra Verde as the new Guided by Voices backing band.

1984 Something Heavy Going Down (live). Tobin Sprout was a major contributor during this period, penning a handful of songs on all the albums through 1996. 1984 N.E.W.S.. The next few years saw the release of Alien Lanes and Under the Bushes, Under the Stars, which, while still maintaining the lo-fi aesthetic (Alien Lanes was mostly recorded on a 4-track), saw their songwriting and performing gradually become more accessible. 1982 Cut. The band soon signed with Matador. 1981 2nd Live. Formed in Dayton, Ohio in the early 1980s, GbV released several albums on several independent record labels, and in 1994 they had a major release of Bee Thousand with Scat Records; distributed by Matador Records.

1980 Prisoner of the Night. Many songs are 30 seconds long; often they end abruptly or are intertwined with odd and homemade sound effects. 1979 No Promises...No Debts. GbV has garnered much attention for its prolificacy, with a seemingly endless stream of releases. 1978 Grab It for a Second. Over the years the band has seen many personnel changes, but always maintained the presence of principal singer/songwriter Robert Pollard, a former school teacher. 1977 Live. Drawing from pop, prog rock, punk and British Invasion music, and with lyrics tackling such issues as alien abductions, cinnamon-flavored skulls, latter day saints and twilight camp fighters, Guided by Voices is a part of the American alternative rock scene.

1976 Contraband. Guided by Voices (or GbV) is a lo-fi/indie-rock band. 1976 To the Hilt. Isolation Drills. 1975 Switch. Under the Bushes Under the Stars. 1973 Moontan. Alien Lanes.

1972 Together. Bee Thousand. 1971 Seven Tears. Chicago, Illinois - December 30. 1970 Golden Earring. New York, New York - December 5. 1969 Eight Miles High. Los Angeles, California - November 12.

1969 On the Double. San Diego, California - November 11. 1968 Miracle Mirror. Dallas, Texas - November 6. 1967 Winter-Harvest. Austin, Texas - November 5. 1965 Just Earrings. Bloomington, Indiana - October 25.

Newport, Kentucky - October 22. Houston, Texas - October 1.

09-30-14 FTPPro Support FTPPro looks and feels just like Windows Explorer Contact FTPPro FTPPro Help Topics FTPPro Terms Of Use PAD File Directory Business Search Directory Real Estate Database Display all your websites in one place Celebrity Homepages Charity Directory Google+ Directory Move your favorite Unsigned Artist to the Top of the List