November 13, 2013

Purgatory/Paradise

Purgatory/Paradise is out now in the UK (The Friday Project) and digitally worldwide. US (Harper Collins’ It Books) pre-orders are available now for a December 3, 2013 release. The art book is 64-pages of lyrics, essays, and photos and includes … Read more

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January 3, 2012

Throwing Muses Mixing New Listener-funded Record

Throwing Muses is in the process of mixing their new record, which, for now at least is coming in at 38 songs(!)
This one is entirely listener-funded thanks to Kristin’s subscribers (Strange Angels) and other generous contributors via … Read more

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December 19, 2011

50FOOTWAVE Update

With Love From TheMen’s Room CDs are just in from the manufacturer and look great — thanks to Jesse Von Doom’s beautiful design and artwork. Strange Angels will be contacted about their copies shortly after the holidays.
Track listing: Free … Read more

Posted in: 50FOOTWAVE

December 23, 2010

Film

A Throwing Muses memory: we were playing a club in Texas–a late show on a stormy night–where everybody was high except us. Everybody was really, really high except us. And not high on anything recognizable. Like Extreme Ecstasy plus acid … Read more

Posted in: music, Throwing Muses, words

November 29, 2010

Bluff / Blurry

If you watch your friends carefully, sometimes you’ll notice their features beginning to change; curling up into themselves, looking within rather than without. Hurt feelings or a distracting life event may precede this – sleepy disappointment, confusion. Sometimes your friend … Read more

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November 2, 2010

Clark’s Nutcracker

In Palm Springs, California, we inherited a sad, little tree. It came with our rental and it was more like a stick with branches, but it was stuck in the ground and didn’t seem quite dead yet, so we called … Read more

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September 3, 2010

Cherry Candy/Dripping Trees

A couple of guys spilled off their motorcycle in front of us and died instantly, under a full moon. That desert moon that still shines on LA through the light noise.  It actually seemed extra dark right then, even with … Read more

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August 4, 2010

Curtains / Triangle Quantico

Ugly couches’re like ugly dogs: they’re everywhere and they have a certain quirky charm. Maybe you’d prefer a pretty dog or a clean, lovely couch…you don’t know; it hasn’t come up. You feel lucky to rest your head on somethingRead more

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June 28, 2010

Lazy Eye

I had a seizure one night, when I was a teenager, on the front step of Store 24 on Thayer Street in Providence. I was talking to my friend Mark and drinking a Coke, watching cars drive by, and then … Read more

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May 26, 2010

Swollen

Swollen is Marilyn Munster; the last “normal” Throwing Muses song. This is, of course, just a demo, but you can tell she wears trim blouses and pumps, smiles politely and probably only eats animals that don’t have two heads. It … Read more

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