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The band's style of music contains a range of elements, including psychedelia, noise pop, hard rock, surf pop and surf rock. Black Francis is the Pixies' primary songwriter and singer. He has written about a number of offbeat subjects in the band's songs, such as extraterrestrials, surrealism, incest, and biblical violence.

The group is credited with having an influence on the alternative rock boom of the 1990s. The Pixies' legacy and popularity grew in the years following their break-up, leading to sold-out world tours following their reunion in 2004. In June 2013, the band released their first new material in almost ten years.

The Pixies were an American alternative rock band that formed in Boston, Massachusetts in 1986.
Kim Deal formed The Breeders as a side project in 1990.
Joey Santiago and Black Francis shared a dorm room at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
Surfer Rosa gained the Pixies acclaim throughout the musical world; both Melody Maker and Sounds gave Surfer Rosa their "Album of the Year" award.
Kim Deal didn't know how to play bass when she joined the band; she didn't even own one.



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