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Throwing Muses Week: Home Is Where the Heart Lies

Kristin Hersh on the Places that Make Up Throwing Muses’ DNASongwriter Kristin Hersh has called Throwing Muses’ new album + book <i>Purgatory/Paradise</i> “a …

Excerpt: Kristin Hersh's 'Don't Suck, Don't Die'

by and<p>Mon, Nov 23, 2015 at 9:33 am CST<p><i>Vic Chesnutt, who wrote and performed songs with unwavering honesty about darkness, pain, and the small, sweet</i> …

"Purgatory/Paradise" by Throwing Muses

<b>ALBUM REVIEW: Throwing Muses – Purgatory/Paradise (HHBTM Records)2013</b><p>Released two years ago this week, Rhode Island college-rock band Throwing Muses …

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"Don't Suck, Don't Die: Giving Up Vic Chesnutt" by Kristin Hersh

<b>BOOK REVIEW: Don’t Suck, Don’t Die: Giving Up Vic Chesnutt by Kristin Hersh (University of Texas Press) 2015</b><p>Having already read Kristin Hersh’s …

Kristin Hersh's Don't Suck, Don't Die: Giving Up Vic Chesnutt

Vic Chesnutt noticed the little things. His songs were populated by humble characters from small towns as they went about their ordinary business. But it was through these stories that Chesnutt tackled the heavier subjects. It’s how a song ostensibly about watching "Speed Racer" could climax in …

Kristin Hersh Shares Five Favorite Vic Chesnutt Songs

photo by Mike Emigh (view set)<p>It was a pact <b>Vic Chesnutt</b> held with <b>Kristin Hersh</b>, his long-time friend and frequent tourmate: “Don’t suck, don’t die.” …

“No one can live with this much pain and anger, it’s gonna kill me”: Throwing Muses’ Kristin Hersh on Vic Chesnutt’s suicide, PTSD and why songwriters are “pretty broken”

Salon talks to Hersh about music, mental health and her new book “Don’t Suck, Don’t Die: Giving Up Vic Chesnutt”<p>Singer-songwriter Vic Chesnutt had many musician admirers — among them, R.E.M.’s Michael Stipe, Patti Smith, Jonathan Richman and Giant Sand’s Howe Gelb. However, one of his closest …

Kristin Hersh on Vic Chesnutt: 'I know what a broken heart is now'

The indie-rock singer used the pact she had with Chesnutt, Don’t Suck, Don’t Die, as the title for her new memoir that chronicles the pair’s deep friendship<p>“My notes were calendars and song notebooks,” the indie-rock musician Kristin Hersh says, sitting in her home in New Orleans. “A musician’s …

Mental Health

Memories Of A Maybe Angel In 'Don't Suck, Don't Die'

"I bent over backwards to misbehave," Vic Chesnutt sang in 1993's "Dodge," "It's a holy wonder I just didn't flip on over into an early grave." Like many of Chesnutt's lyrics, it proved to be heartbreakingly prophetic. The indie singer-songwriter was wracked with depression and debt after a car …

Empathy

Kristin Hersh, in conversation with LA Weekly’s Andy Hermann, discusses and signs Don’t Suck Don’t Die: Giving Up Vic Chesnutt

Friend, asshole, angel, mutant, singer-songwriter Vic Chesnutt came along and made us gross and broken people seem . . . I dunno, cooler, I guess. A …

KRISTIN HERSH ON VIC CHESNUTT

You can’t move for supposed ‘inspirational stories’ in the modern press. We all love an underdog, an empty handed, down-on-their-luck hero to …

Empathy

The Celestial Visions of Kristin Hersh

<b>A blog by Christine Hughes</b><p>I see a lot of imagery in song. I almost feel as though Kristin Hersh’s songs are celestial in nature that they’ve come …

The Unique Language of Kristin Hersh

Kristin Hersh<p>She doesn’t mean to do it; hell, she probably isn’t aware she’s even doing it, but singer/songwriter Kristin Hersh is one of the …

Concert For A Blue Moon: Tanya Donelly w/ Arc Iris « Popolo

You can buy tickets at the door at 8pm for $25.00.<p><b>Once In A Blue Moon</b><p>I read an article today about the discovery of one of the oldest stars, a …

Kristin Hersh, concise and intimate at Club Passim

CAMBRIDGE — Kristin Hersh quipped at the top of her acoustic show at Club Passim on Sunday that since she wasn’t wearing her contact lenses, the …

Never Heard of 'Em

An Intrepid 28-Year-Old Writer Listens to Throwing Muses for the First Time by Anna Minard<i>Anna Minard, our former city hall reporter, claims to "know</i> …

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