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Throwing Muses - Hunkpapa

We are not afraid of controversy here at ‘I was a Teenage Shoegazer’.  So once again I am going to stick my neck out and stick up for a universally panned album.  193 more words

Forgive me for reminiscing…

Earlier today I found myself replaying a sampler CD from 4AD records. It was wonderful to hear Belly’s Super-Connected which still sounds as fresh as it did back on its release 21 years ago. 311 more words

'Nerve Endings' by Kristin Hersh (Unbound promo)

Earlier this month we cut a promo for Kristin Hersh of Throwing Muses and 50FOOTWAVE’s new collection of lyrics – Nerve Endings:

Personally selected by Kristin from across her career with Throwing Muses, 50FOOTWAVE and her solo works, Nerve Endings is a collection of lyrics including Bright Yellow Gun, Your Ghost, Hot Pink, Distorted and more being released by… 8 more words


Music Appreciation: My All-Time Top Ten, Part 2

After the recent loss of Prince, I noticed a friend’s post about expressing appreciation for music we love while the musicians are still around. It was somewhat jarring to realize how many of my all-time favorites are already gone, so I felt even more inspired to say something while I still could. 866 more words

Review: Mourn-'Ha, Ha, He'

Spanish quartet Mourn are a band who seem out of step with modern indie, which is just as it should be. Having been compared to PJ Harvey and similar artists is fair enough, but their brittle, post-punk played in staccato bursts is more reminiscent of the brilliant, often overlooked American band Ut. 164 more words

Lorna Irvine