Tag: Belly

Tanya Donelly: Piloting Musical Journeys

Tanya Donelly is one of the sweetest and nicest people you’d ever meet. Plus, she makes some pretty beautiful music to boot. I first met Tanya on the street outside of The Paradise in Boston the summer of 1989. I…

Belly’s ‘Star’ Shines Bright After 24 Years

After Throwing Muses’ critically acclaimed 1991 album, ‘The Real Ramona,’ co-founder Tanya Donelly left the band to form Belly (Donelly reportedly named the band “Belly” because she thought the word was “both pretty and ugly”). With Donelly on lead vocals…

Belly Bassist Gail Greenwood Shares Cancer Story In Support of ACA

We at Innocent Words would like to send all our love and support to Gail in her battle with cancer. We love you and the Belly family.  Taken from the Belly website: http://bellyofficial.com/2017/01/17/personal-note-gail/ Dear Belly family, Unfortunately, as far too many…

Hear Tanya Donelly Cover Elliott Smith’s “Between The Bars”

DONELLY + ELLIOTT SMITH We’re excited to share Tanya Donelly’s AMAZING cover of Elliott Smith’s Between The Bars with you. This is a WORLD EXCLUSIVE. Enjoy and please share. Track Premiere: https://www.alr-music.com/blogs/news SAY YES! TEST PRESSINGS We’re offering the Say…

Tanya Donelly: This Hungry Life

Tanya Donelly This Hungry Life (Eleven Thirty) Tanya Donelly is well-known for her work in the bands Belly, The Breeders and Throwing Muses. But the 40-year-old East Coaster has had a brilliant solo career since setting her sails to expose…