The Breeders

Formed 1989.
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Kelley Deal talks about the Cannonball riff

The Breeders' Kelley Deal talks about the elements that go into making this guitar riff.

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The Breeders are an American alternative rock band formed in 1990 by Kim Deal of the Pixies and Tanya Donelly of Throwing Muses. The band has experienced a number of lineup changes; Kim Deal has been the band's sole continual member. Their first album, Pod (1990), though not commercially successful, received wide critical acclaim. The Breeders' most successful album, Last Splash (1993), is best known for the hit single "Cannonball".

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BBC Reviews

  1. Review of Mountain Battles

    Mountain Battles 2008

    Reviewed by Helen Groom
    You can't help wondering what kind of blistering gems this lot could have produced if...
  2. Review of Title TK

    Title TK 2002

    Reviewed by Jules Willis
    Kim and Kelley's vocal is as lazy and uncomplicated as we ever were a grungy,...
  3. Review of Last Splash

    Last Splash 1993

    Reviewed by Stevie Chick
    It remains, 17 years on, a great place to get lost for a while.
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