17th June 2018
You might know American singer-songwriter Kristin Hersh best as a member of art-punk band Throwing Muses and front-woman of power trio 50FOOTWAVE. Listening to her jaggedly dissonant sound and stream-of-consciousness style lyrics is like “like receiving, unfiltered, a direct feed of someone’s thoughts” (Pitchfork). Now, ten solo albums in and armed only with a Telecaster, Hersh’s ability to plunder the depths of her soul have made her “one of indie rock’s most fascinating figures” (Guardian).
“It’s exhausting and exhilarating – and that’s exactly the beauty of Kristin Hersh” (Manchester Evening News)
Plus special guest Fred Abong
This is a seated Colston Hall Presents show at The Redgrave Theatre, Percival Rd, Avon, Bristol BS8 3LE
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