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Throwing Muses

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Throwing Muses (1986)

Interview by Mat Snow, Rock's Backpages Audio, November 1986

The girls and boys on commune upbringings, parental marriages, women in rock, male v female sensibilities, Newport and Boston, having children and much more.

File format: mp3; file size: 50.9mb, interview length: 55' 35" sound quality: **½

ARTICLES IN LIBRARY

Throwing Muses: Grannie Takes A Trip

Profile and Interview by Mat Snow, NME, November 1986

MAT SNOW is much taken with THROWING MUSES a faith-healing four from Massachussets. ...

Throwing Muses: Storm Troupers

Interview by Paul Mathur, Melody Maker, March 1988

THROWING MUSES' REBUILDING OF POP'S DARK SIDE IS WINNING THEM LOTS OF NEW FRIENDS. PAUL MATHUR AMBLED ACROSS THE ATLANTIC TO TALK TO SINGER KRISTIN ...

Throwing Muses, The Pixies: Mean Fiddler, Harlesden, London

Live Review by Keith Cameron, Sounds, April 1988

"WHAT ABOUT those Pixies – motherf***ers, huh?" enquired a grinning Kristin Hersh of Throwing Muses. She referred to the previous band and no one in ...

Throwing Muses: Hunkpapa

Review by Simon Reynolds, Melody Maker, January 1989

"I HAVE two heads." Kristin Hersh starts Hunkpapa with these words. ...

Throwing Muses: Daughters Of The Fatherland

Interview by David Stubbs, Melody Maker, January 1989

THEIR HUNKPAPA ALBUM IS WIDELY REGARDED AS THEIR MOST ACCESSIBLE YET. THEY'RE SOON TO TOUR BRITAIN WITH THE SUNDAYS. THEIR CARD TRICKS ARE CRAP. DAVID ...

Throwing Muses and Band Of Susans: Loving The Aliens

Report and Interview by Dele Fadele, Melody Maker, July 1989

THROWING MUSES, BAND OF SUSANS: GLASTONBURY FESTIVAL, SOUTHAMPTON UNIVERSITY, BIRMINGHAM HUMMINGBIRD ...

Throwing Muses: University

Review by Ben Thompson, MOJO, February 1995

RETURNING TO COLLECTIVE ACTION after last year's earth-shaking individual effort Hips N Makers, Kristin Hersh sounds happy to have some back-up noise behind her again. ...

Kristin Hersh

Interview by Phil Sutcliffe, Q, March 1998

At 6, Kristin Hersh was a hippy commune kid whose babysitter was on acid. At 22 she had a brain tumor and thought evil spirits ...

What Happened To Angry Female Music Stars?

Comment by Jude Rogers, Guardian, The, March 2010

Are there any angry women left in rock and pop? Joan Jett, riot grrrl figurehead Kathleen Hanna and others talk about where it went wrong ...

see also Tanya Donnelly

see also Kristin Hersh

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