Tag: Throwing Muses

Song Of The Day: Kristin Hersh, “Bright”

Taken from the HHBTM Records release, Wyatt At The Coyote Palace.

In The Coyote Palace: A Conversation With Kristin Hersh

We have a conversation with Kristin Hersh about her latest book/album, Wyatt At The Coyote Palace, the inspiration behind it, and the artist who most inspires her.

A Piece Of Ground Where I Can Lay My Head: A Conversation With Kristin Hersh

What happens when a good for nothin’ autistic redneck picks up the phone and has a conversation with a Rat Girl who’s been one of his near-lifelong artistic inspirations? It’s a conversation thirty years in the making, folks. Read on…

Don’t Suck, Don’t Die: Giving Up Vic Chesnutt (University of Texas Press)

Kristin Hersh’s latest book is a harsh, ugly, difficult, painful read, a cathartic release about love, loss, and the creative spirit. Not for the faint of heart or weak of spirit.

3AM Eternal: Throwing Muses, “Rabbits Dying” (1986)

Wherein we recall a humorous moment with Throwing Muses’ Kristin Hersh regarding this song….

3AM Eternal: Throwing Muses “Dizzy” (1989)

This Throwing Muses single may not be loved by its creator, but it serves as tribute to a health problem of this website’s editor.

Run for Cover or Run to Win: Tanya Donelly Goes Solo

From the outside, Belly should have been enjoying life. Their debut album, Star, was a surprise success. Leader Tanya Donelly was finally blossoming into a fine musician and songwriter, her years in Throwing Muses a stepping-stone to greater things. Alas, looks can be deceiving. “Going into the studio to make King,” Donelly says, with a… Read More ›