Category: Blog

Maria McKee: O’ Maria

MTV came to my high school burg at a pretty crucial time. The Cure and Kate Bush were sharp tastes accenting a bland, if steady, diet of videos by Duran Duran, U2, Madonna, and other denizens of the network. What…

The Celestial Visions of Kristin Hersh

A blog by Christine Hughes 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 from some otherworldly place. I sense imagery and color in them that…

The Unique Language of Kristin Hersh

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 funniest musicians I’ve ever come across in my many years as a music writer. Hersh, who, along…