Everyone Wins – Kristin Hersh live

Kristin Hersh / Fred Abong – Joan Knight Studio, Perth Theatre, Monday 18th March 2019 and Dissection Room, Summerhall, Edinburgh, Wednesday 20th March (with Beerjacket) It’s not often you get the chance to see Kristin Hersh appearing with a live band these days. There’s only been two Muses tours in the last 10 years whilst…

No Matter Who You Are – 50 Foot Wave E.P.

I may try and sit down on what’s been a pretty exceptional 6 months record wise but it would certainly be wrong to let the recently released 50 Foot Wave E.P. ‘Bath White’ pass without comment. 50 Foot Wave is probably Kristin Hersh’s least well known project and was formed as an outlet for her…

Show No Mercy – 50 Foot Wave videos/2004 live review

Still working on that longer post but in the meantime, for no other reason than that there’s a new 50 Foot Wave EP due this year (I think), here’s a review from the archives. I’d really like to see 50 Foot Wave play over here again – it’s been more than 10 years since the…

Looking Forward to 2013

If 2012 was a great year for good LPs but a little short on great ones, then 2013 is already shaping up to exceed last year on both counts. Here’s a lists of things I’m looking forward to this year and it’s  already quite lengthy: LPs with Confirmed Dates Rick Redbeard – No Selfish Heart…

Spark Meet Gasoline – Kristin Hersh update

2012 seems to have been a quiet year for Kristin Hersh. With work being completed on the new Throwing Muses LP for 2013 release, there’s been relatively little new stuff from Kristin in the last 12 months. And no trip to this side of the Atlantic either. But … First up, the new Muses LP….

Kristin Covers …

Loads of people seem to do covers on their blogs. I’ve not ever really done that ‘ til now. So above is Kristin Hersh covering the Pixies. Next Kristin’s “other” band 50 Foot Wave cover Jefferson Airplane: And finally, and perhaps best of all, 50 Foot Wave cover … Kristin Hersh. You used to be…