mp3: Helpless - Patti Smith (from the album Twelve)
mp3: After the Gold Rush - KD Lang (from the album Hymns of the 49th Parallel)
Album artwork by Katy Horan
Whilst we are (kind of) on the subject of Kristin Hersh, have you checked out CASH Music recently? Kristin has now released three songs over there, and Donita Sparks and Xiu Xiu have also joined up. Keep your eye on it, as it's all getting pretty exciting!