All articles are listed in chronological order (where possible)
from earliest to most current (top to bottom, respectively).
- Melody Maker, May 7, 1988. by the Stud Brothers.
Features dialogue with the Pixies. Also, Kristin talks about a woman she read about who
thought "she had a hook in her head."
1991: "Soul Soldiers". Very interesting article from the
Real Ramona tour. Kristin and Tanya talk about guitars and
songwriting. Really cool article. And I have Shaun Adams
to thank for sending it to me!
1991; "The Breakups (And Breakdowns) of Throwing Muses"
- Volume 4 text, circa 1992. By Graham Linehad
- Rip It Up magazine, no exact date (circa 1992);
interview with Kristin by John Taite.
- From The Whole Guitar Book #3. 1994.
"Altered Tunings, Perfect Chords", by Kevin Ransom. Kristin talks about the
chords she uses and her songwriting process...
Wire Magazine, No. 120, February 1994,
"Girl on Her Own". by Jakubowski.
Alternative Press, April 1994. Original
article written by Randee Dawn Cohen
CREEM Magazine, April/May 1994, Volume 3, No. 5, by Karen Iris Tucker.
CMJ New Music Monthly , Jan. 1995; by david
sprague. photos by jill greenberg.
Nieuwe Revu: "20 Questions
with Kristin Hersh", issue 21 1995. Originally by Jos Jagers.
With Kristin Hersh - early February 1995. From Obsolete.com.
Written by Keiron
Critics' Choice, Feb. 1995. Covers
TMuses, Belly, and Veruca Salt. By Greg Forman
- SubNation; March 1995. Author unknown
(anyone?). Kristin talks about songwriting, and the recording process. In Q&A
Rolling Stone , March 1995; by Neil Strauss.
photos by Mark Seliger
- Concert review; March 21, 1995; Review of a show
at the Great American Music Hall, San Francisco. By Eric Weisbard.
Rolling Stone Performance Review; Reviews the
same show as above (San Francisco; 21st March 1995); Issue #707, 4th May 1995, page 36.
- Critics' Choice, May 1995. Reviews of
two Muses shows: May 7th @9:30 Club in Washington D.C.; and May 9th @Shriver Hall in
Baltimore. By Rolf Rykken
Philadelphia Inquirer review of Muses show;
appeared May 13, 1995. Written by Sara Sherr. Review of May 11's show at the TLA in
- Michigan article circa September-October 1995.
Written by Jill Hamilton. Kristin talks about the O.J. verdict, and about the
"infamous" Rolling Stone photo shoot.
The City Paper, September 5, 1996. This
article appeared in the Philadelphia City Paper on the day of the Muses' SOLD OUT
show at the Kyber Pass club. by Margit Detweiler. No credit was given on the photo.
- BUST #8 Fall/Winter 1996; Brief interview w/Kristin
about being a "rockin' mom". Interview by Tori Galore. Title: "Rock
Moms", page 57.
Option Nov/Dec 1996 #71; Article written while
the band was touring the West Coast. By Neva Chonin. Photos by Michael Sexton. There are
two photos on this page.
- Puncture #37, late 1996. Written by Johnny
Huston. Pretty good "retrospective" article on Kristin and the band.
Independent; 23 January 1998. Newspaper article centering on Kristin
Maker; 24 January 1998. Article on Kristin Hersh.
Maker; 7 February 1998. Article on Kristin Hersh.
Weekly, 11 February 1998; by Jeff Stark. Nicely written review of Strange Angels.
Also delves a little bit into TM history and Hips and Makers.
- Q Magazine. Unsure of date. Circa release of Strange
Angels. Written by Phil Sutcliffe.
Vox Issue 89, March 1998; pp 72-76.
"She is not a Muse: Kristin Hersh";
- CMJ New Music Monthly, April 1998. Kristin Hersh interviews Vic
of Murder, Misery and then Goodnight. "Disc Quicks", Sam
Adams, The City Paper, Philadelphia-based, Nov. 27, 1998, Vol. #706, p 41.
- Amazon.com Spotlight; July
1999. A quick Q&A session with Kristin Hersh that I found on the
Amazon.com web site.
Disco; 21 July 1999. Irish television show. Interview. In Q&A
Online; 19 August 1999. Article on Kristin Hersh.
Press unkind review of the 26-August-1999 Kristin Hersh show at the Knitting
Factory. This was the first of three shows at the Knitting Factory. Review
by JR Taylor.
of Sound article from 27-August-1999. By Donna Freydkin.
Article - 29-August-1999.
Review of Sky Motel and brief interview. By Peter Terzian. From
"Sky Motel" Review - Brief review of Sky Motel by Lois Maffeo. From MSN.com.
York Times article. By Ann Powers. Review of the August 27th Knitting
Factory show (this was the second of three total shows). Published 31-August-1999.
Toronto Sun - September 1999
by Jane Stevenson.
Motel review. By Paul Cooper. I honestly cannot remember where I found
this article. I know it was on the Internet somewhere, I just can't
remember where. Maybe Pitchforkmedia.com.
Motel review from MTV.com. Written by Alexandra Flood.
Hersh interview on KALX-FM, 17-September-1999; University of California at
Berkeley. Interview conducted by Mo Herms. Entire interview
transcribed by Tyler Glenn. Kudos, Tyler! Thanks again for allowing me to
post the article here.
- 08-October-1999. Review of a solo show at the 9:30 Club in
Washington D.C. from October 1999.
of Kristin show at the Ottobar - 25-October-1999, Baltimore, MD.
Written by Denton Beity.
Post - 29-October-1999. Brief article which discusses the
then-upcoming Brendan Perry/Kristin Hersh show at the 9:30 Club. By
Review of Kristin Show - 03-November-1999. Review of Kristin
Hersh solo show at 9:30 Club in Washington D.C. Written by "MoanerLisa",
as posted on ThrowingMusic.
Band List web site - 26-November-1999. No author credited. It's
basically just a short "profile" that must have been
filled out by Kristin at one time or another.
Posted on ThrowingMusic.com - "Does a contented life lead
to poorer music?" A question posed by someone named
StickBoyDrum on the ThrowingMusic Message Board in November 1999.
Kristin responded personally, so I felt it was necessary to place it
here. The topic relates to Sky Motel. Enjoy.
Mama Interview - December 1999. Interview with Kristin Hersh
conducted by Audra Estrones Williams. Read more stuff
at Marigoldzine.com &
Music Today - December 1999.
Interview and brief prologue article. By Bret Booth at
Globe article - 05-May-2000. Article pertaining to the following
day's Gut Pageant at the Middle East in Cambridge, MA. By
"Review" (or perhaps
"Remembrance" is a better word) of Gut Pageant written by
Michele Buono. It's a bit of a tear-jerker in spots, and it's
also nice and long. So get ready for a good read.
Chat Transcription - Transcript of the recent web chat that
Kristin took part in. Contains all of the fans' questions and
thoughts on Sunny Border Blue by Kristin Hersh. Taken from the
Magazine - An short interview with Kristin Hersh by Kate Quick
from BUST Magazine, April 2001, Issue 17. Special thanks to Joselle
for typing it up and emailing it to me. From the issue with Sandra
Bernhard on the cover.
Francisco Examiner article. Written by Jim Harrington and
published in 2001.