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Kristin Hersh

Most of my posts — Jesus, I don’t post often enough, what’s wrong with me — are titled according to the form ‘ and ‘. This is because, like a good critic, I like to use the artists I’m writing about as pretexts to discussing whatever else I want to discuss. 710 more words

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Non Fiction: Walking In The Dark

Originally posted on Feminartsy, June 2014. 

‘Each detective, alone in the woods, must take her clues, and solve her mysteries for herself’ –Jacques Silette, Détection (Claire DeWitt and the Bohemian Highway – Sara Grann) 1,326 more words

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WIB: Feb 2-8

Three books this week.  That’s crazy.

Uh, speaking of crazy, my first selection was Rat Girl, a memoir by Kristin Hersh.  I interviewed Hersh in 2006… 280 more words

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Counting Backwards :: Throwing Muses
from the album, The Real Ramona

Counting Backwards is a song by Throwing Muses, released on the album The Real Ramona… 181 more words

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Kristin Hersh - Paradoxical Undressing review

Paradoxical Undressing. Kristin Hersh by Kristin Hersh
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

I read Paradoxical Undressing just before reading a book which is in some ways comparable, in that it’s also a memoir by an American alternative rock icon: … 1,049 more words

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THIS IS OUR MUSIC: THROWING MUSES - "Not Too Soon"

THIS IS OUR MUSIC: THROWING MUSES – “Not Too Soon”.

“Not Too Soon” was guitarist/vocalist Tanya Donelly’s first and last single with the Throwing Muses. The straightforward pop style she had developed during her tenure with the band is exemplified in the song, feels a bit out of context next to the Kristin Hersh originals on The Real Ramona (1991).

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