Guthrie, Robin

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Guthrie, Robin Gender: M
Robin Andrew Guthrie
born on 4 January 1962 at 10:30 (= 10:30 AM )
Place Falkirk, Scotland, 56n0, 3w48
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 13°36' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 15°59 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 24°07'


Scottish singer, bass player, guitar, keyboard and drums for the group, "Cocteau Twins;" one of the founding members from it's inception in November 1981.

Along with Elizabeth Fraser and Simon Raymonde, their debut album, Garlands, was released in June 1982, hitting the No.2 slot in the U.K. within weeks. The "Twins" took a two-year hiatus from 1986-1988 and then made a studio album release of "Blue Bell Knoll," that reaches No.15 in the U.K. and No.109 in the U.S. Fraser was nominated on 2/10/1991, for Best Female Singer category and a new album was released in 1992 commemorating a decade with 4AD records. In the same year, 1992, she and Guthrie had a baby girl, Lucy.

The couple and the band broke up in 1997.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • associate relationship with Budd, Harold (born 24 May 1936). Notes: Music collaborators


  • Social : Joined group November 1981 (Joined the group "Cocteau Twins")
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  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released June 1982 (Debut album released)
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  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1992 (Album released)
  • Family : Change in family responsibilities 1992 (Daughter Lucy born)

Source Notes

Frank C. Clifford quotes Caroline Gerard for B.C., British Entertainers, 1997.


  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (One daughter)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Loss of job (Two year hiutus)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Travel for work (International performances)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Work in team/ Tandem (Musical group)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Group/ Duo (Cocteau Twins)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist (Bass, guitar, keyboards, drums)