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“Depth almost always comes from adversity”—Mat Devine on his advice compendium ‘Weird War One’
“Depth almost always comes from adversity”—Mat Devine on his advice compendium ‘Weird War One’
For those uninitiated, we introduce you to the Raccoon Society—an extraordinary community of openness and empathy forged within an archaic fuse.tv comment box on what was, a decade ago, a Kill Hannah tour blog  run by the group’s frontman Mat Devine. “It wasn’t unt ...
“The shift in consciousness is just beginning and it’s terrifying”—A conversation with Amanda Palmer
“The shift in consciousness is just beginning and it’s terrifying”—A conversation with Amanda Palmer
The Art Of Asking, released last week via Grand Central Publishing, is Dresden Dolls frontwoman, Kickstarter-exploder and multi-talented artist Amanda Palmer’s first non-fiction book, an exploration of identity, art and commerce and human connection. It r ...
Amanda Palmer And The Grand Theft Orchestra release “The Bed Song” video
Amanda Palmer And The Grand Theft Orchestra release “The Bed Song” video
Amanda Palmer And The Grand Theft Orchestra have released a music video for "The Bed Song" from Palmer's latest album, Theatre Is Evil. The video was shot at Bard College last summer and directed by Michael McQuilken. Watch it below and  "When I wrote the script for 'The Bed Song' video, I knew it could either turn out looking like a heartbreaking piece of filmed theater or a bad
Amanda Palmer announces UK tour dates
Amanda Palmer announces UK tour dates
Amanda Palmer has announced that she will play a string of shows in the UK and Europe next spring.  The newly-announced UK dates are as follows: March 21- Dublin, Ireland- The Academy March 22- Edinburgh, Scotland- The Picturehouse March 23- Manchester, England- The Academy March 24- Birmingham, England- The Institute March 26- Bristol, England- The Academy March 27- Brighton, England - T
Amanda Palmer And The Grand Theft Orchestra – Theatre Is Evil
Amanda Palmer And The Grand Theft Orchestra – Theatre Is Evil
Amanda Palmer And The Grand Theft Orchestra Theatre Is Evil This review originally ran in AP 291. Amanda Palmer hangs on Twitter too much, insists on wearing sheer clothing in photo ops with her famous literary-figure husband and has galvanized a legion of marginalized, annoying people who needed to follow a similarly kooky type to rationalize every bad makeup, wardrobe, poetry-writing and sex
Interview: Amanda Palmer on happiness, telltale fish hearts and viking funerals
Today marks the release date for singer/songwriter, punk-cabaret chanteuse and aesthetic workaholic AMANDA PALMER’s new solo album, Theatre Is Evil. With the backing of her wicked trio the Grand Theft Orchestra and the expertise of producer John Congleton, Palmer has created a bombastic vision that jumps over the top rope of the pretentiousness ring while cutting to a listener’s core like a psyc
Download a new song from Amanda Palmer And The Grand Theft Orchestra for free
Download a new song from Amanda Palmer And The Grand Theft Orchestra for free
Amanda Palmer And The Grand Theft Orchestra have made "The Killing Type" from their upcoming album Theater Is Evil  available for through NPR. Theater Is Evil, Palmer's follow up to her previous solo album Who Killed Amanda Palmer, features backing band "The Grand Theft Orchestra" and was funded through Kickstarter. It i ...