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…

The Moon Hangs So Low – Kristin Hersh live

Kristin Hersh / Fred Abong / Beerjacket – Museum of the Moon, Mackintosh Queen’s Cross, Glasgow – Sunday 24th June 2018 It seems like a long time ago, but I have vague recollections of seeing Kristin Hersh before heading off on holiday. The show was part of a run under the Museum of the Moon,…

Was That The Hatred? – Kristin Hersh live

Kristin Hersh – Summerhall, Edinburgh – Thursday 17th November 2016 Fair to say I’d didn’t arrive at last Thursday’s show in the best frame of mind. An incredibly frustrating drive across the city plagued by a psychotic bus drivers, an abysmally selfish motorist and some genuinely clueless pedestrians and cyclists left me suffering from more…

Kisses All Around – Throwing Muses and Tanya Donelly live

Referendum duties meant that the Throwing Muses Glasgow show last Wednesday just wasn’t feasible. But missing a Muses tour is just not an option these so if it needed to be a trip down south to see them then a trip down south it had to be. Having (regrettably) rejected the London shows on cost…

I Wish I Was at Throwing Muses tonight …

As this appears, I SHOULD be in the queue to get into see Throwing Muses in Glasgow. Unfortunately I’ll more than likely still be at work with the prospect of an all nighter on Thursday. My consolation is a road trip to Holmfirth on Saturday to catch the show there. Here’s some Muses videos to…

Videos to Buffer – Throwing Muses

Here’s some videos to tide us over until a live Withered Hand review at the weekend. Above is the latest tune from “Purgatory/Paradise” an animation for ‘Clark’s Nutcracker’. And below is the band’s complete performance from KEXP featuring 4 live versions of tunes from the album: 1. Sunray Venus 2. Freesia 3. Milan 4. Static…