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Pavement's Stephen Malkmus on the band's history and why now felt like the right time for a reunion tour
Pavement is considered one of the most influential and definitive indie-rock bands of all time, creating seminal albums like Slanted and Enchanted, Crooked Rain, Crooked Rain and Brighten the Corners. Now, the band is back together and on tour for the first time in more than a decade. Ahead of Pavement’s second performance in Toronto, co-founder, lead singer and guitarist Stephen Malkmus joined Tom Power to tell us about the band's history and why now felt like the right time to reunite.