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Hips and Makers

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Hips and Makers

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Kristin Hersh
Producers:
Reprise Records, Sire
genre:
Rock

We gave it a B-

Hersh, refugee of the peppy alternative girly group Throwing Muses, has a powerful voice that leaps from gentle breaths to earnest bellows. But on her first solo album, Hips and Makers, only ”Your Ghost” (with guest vocalist Michael Stipe) creates a potent sonic addiction. The rest of this artfully packaged but disappointing album features vapid lyrics and watery acoustic compositions. B-

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