Originally Posted by Jeremy
I guess all those sold out shows were flukes and people were confused about the band they were seeing?
He reformed Pavement because Bob needed the money. Ever since he's been in music, Malkmus has always gone forward. He never coaxed on the success of Cut Your Hair, and all throughout Pavement's touring and his solo tours he always was playing new material.
Even after the Pavement tour ended, he said it was time for everybody to look forward, because Pavement was now officially done.
that description is exactly why noone needed to see the pavement gigs