this patron-only video has been a long time – over six months – in the making and, well, it’s kind of an experiment, so please judge it by experimental standards. patrons can read the full backstory and watch the video HERE .
for you! the entire, heartbreaking solo piano show @ brighton festival in MAY. patrons can read the full backstory and watch the show HERE .
it’s TIME TO ART IT UP. this triple-threat THINGING has been cooking for a long time (over a year) and i am so so proud to finally serve it to you on a psychedelic spinning platter. this is a THREE-PART ART-MEAL!!!! 1) a new improved mix of the song “pulp fiction” 2) a beautiful animated… Read more »
this not-quite-as-jolly-as-joni cover was recorded live at Pioneer Works in brooklyn, new york while rehearsing for a one-night only super-group performance for Maria “Brain Pickings” Popova’s annual poetry + science event “The Universe In Verse”. ( brainpickings.org ). 100% of these digital sales will go to the same charity that “The Universe In Verse” worked to… Read more »
I’ve been fiddling in my own head for months with ideas for songs and tunes to address the #MeToo movement, and it’s such a hard thing to write about it. It’s so personal to these women, these stories, and it felt to wrong to write something funny and cabaret; the topic is too harrowing. It’s… Read more »
surprise, my loves. i’ve been working on this project for over two years, and it’s finally ready. it’s a short film culled from about 25 hours of footage taken all across america on a hi-8 camera by my friend alina simone, when we were in our early twenties. the older i get, the less i take… Read more »
i’m giving away some single tickets to my upcoming shows with Andrew O’Neill in the UK and Ireland this may!! please, only enter a giveaway if you are able to attend the event and note that to be eligible to win you must enter your full name. if you win, the full name you enter… Read more »
i met patty monroe last month in south africa and we hit the studio together in cape town. this is her song “fighter”, played live with me on vocals and piano. this song is available on soundcloud only. if you want to read about the backstory of the making of this song, go to my patreon… Read more »
i’m giving away a few tickets to my upcoming show in spokane, washington on april 4th at the Knitting Factory!! a Rafflecopter giveaway you can also purchase tickets to the show here . please, only enter the giveaway if you are able to attend the event and note that to be eligible to win you must enter your full name. if… Read more »
the original video for “Strength Through Music”, which was on my first solo album Who Killed Amanda Palmer”, was shot on location at and featuring students from Lexington High School, Lexington, Massachusetts, USA. we filmed it back in 2008 as a response to the mass shootings at columbine high school. people were shocked and horrified… Read more »
it’s judy blume’s 80th birthday and i have a brand new awesomesauce video and essay up today on the huffington post . this is jason’s directorial debut for another artist and i think he KILLED IT. a local new orleans filmmaker, sean o’grady, also came on super-last minute and did a stupendous job with a fantastic local… Read more »
i’m giving away tickets to my upcoming show in cape town on feb 17th at spier amphitheatre!! a Rafflecopter giveaway you can also purchase tickets to the show here . please, only enter the giveaway if you are able to attend the event and note that to be eligible to win you must enter your full name. if you win, the… Read more »