"…this is a document that prompts renewed wonder at one of the most astonishing canons of the entire post-punk era. Twenty-five years ago, nobody had ever heard anything like Throwing Muses. Twenty-five years later, that's still the case."
- Andrew Mueller / Uncut / October 2011
Following the sell-out release of the limited, de-luxe version of THROWING MUSES - Anthology, 4AD will be to rush-releasing a standard, single disc version on 7th November. This release will not be available in the...
Today marks the release of Anthology, the first ever compilation of work by Throwing Muses.
Coinciding with the 25th anniversary of their debut album release, Anthology was compiled by the band with the 21 track selection eschewed most of the singles in favour of personal favourites, and enjoys a non-chronological sequence which makes for interesting juxtapositions and encourages a reassessment of the music. This very limited release comes in a hardback book with a bonus 22 track CD of B-sides and rarities.
This September sees Throwing Muses release the first ever compilation of their work, Anthology. Appearing 25 years after their debut album release, it contains a disc of tracks that were hand selected by the band, and a second disc of b-sides. Full details here.
To coincide, the band are back to tour and have just announced the following European dates. Most shows are on sale now.
On the 25th anniversary of Throwing Muses debut album release, 4AD are issuing the first ever compilation of the bands work, simply entitled Anthology, on September 5th 2011.ï»¿