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The latest album released by Guided By Voices is Earth Man Blues. This album was released 04/30/2021.

The best album credited to Guided By Voices is Bee Thousand which is ranked number 487 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 3,955.

Guided By Voices is ranked number 287 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 7,202.

Guided By Voices official website: http://www.gbv.com

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Guided By Voices best albums

The following albums by Guided By Voices are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

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1994
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Total albums: 52. Page 1 of 6

This may not be a complete discography for Guided By Voices.This listing only shows those albums by this artist that appear in at least one chart on this site. If an album is 'missing' that you think deserves to be here, you can include it in your own chart from the My Charts page!

Guided By Voices bestography composition

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1960s 0 0%
1970s 0 0%
1980s 4 0%
1990s 19 0%
2000s 9 0%
2010s 16 0%
2020s 4 0%
Compilation? Albums %
No 51 98%
Yes 1 2%

Guided By Voices best tracks

Include tracks from compilations & live albums | Exclude tracks from compilations & live albums The same track can appear on multiple albums, so excluding tracks from compilations and live albums helps to remove duplicates from this list.

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1.
Rating: 88 (78 votes)Comments: 2
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(from the album Alien Lanes)
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Rating: 87 (109 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Bee Thousand)
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Rating: 86 (56 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Alien Lanes)
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Rating: 86 (90 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Bee Thousand)
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Rating: 85 (92 votes)Comments: 2
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(from the album Bee Thousand)
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Rating: 85 (16 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Propeller)
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Rating: 85 (9 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Earthquake Glue)
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Rating: 84 (50 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Alien Lanes)
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Rating: 84 (86 votes)Comments: 1
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(from the album Bee Thousand)
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Rating: 83 (12 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Propeller)
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Rating: 83 (84 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Bee Thousand)
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Rating: 83 (13 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Propeller)
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Rating: 82 (7 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Do The Collapse)
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Rating: 82 (84 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Bee Thousand)
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Rating: 82 (89 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Bee Thousand)
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Rating: 82 (36 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Alien Lanes)
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Rating: 82 (10 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Propeller)
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Rating: 81 (11 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Propeller)
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Rating: 81 (5 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Do The Collapse)
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Guided By Voices ratings

Average Rating: 
81/100 (from 42 votes)
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This artist is rated in the top 3% of all artists on BestEverAlbums.com. This artist has a Bayesian average rating of 80.8/100, a mean average of 79.3/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 82.3/100. The standard deviation for this artist is 18.6.

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From 07/14/2016 22:48
Hey, these guys are the beatles.
Don't tell
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From 02/22/2016 15:17
Did you know that one of the band's dad worked on the early development of Sat Nav. They were given a prototype to test, and this is how the band got their name.
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From 09/29/2014 22:24
Where is Tonics and Twisted Chasers? Its a top ten GBV album for sure.
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From 09/24/2014 19:33
At their peak it's the pure, uncensored sound of glorious rock and roll, and at their peak there probably isn't anyone who sounds better than them
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From 03/01/2014 13:08
Nearly each albums has 3 or 4 outstandig songs... Glorious band.
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From 11/20/2013 21:29
The model of inconsistency. When they're great, they're really great, but they also produced a lot of mediocracy.
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From 08/13/2012 16:55
I love the singles, i've just always found the albums a little long to get through!
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From 12/18/2011 10:11
Many of my friends love this band & they do write some good songs but they never feel complete to me. If only they would develop the songs more, i would probably end up loving this band but they frustrate me so much.
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From 12/08/2009 11:30
Criminally underrated band, except by fanatics who overrate them.
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