Amanda Palmer – The Mushroom Hunters


neil gaiman is tricky and weird. i’d been thinking about doing more animation projects for the patreon, and i thought this might be the perfect one to try, given how visual the subject was. i want to remind you that this is where your patron money goes….to pay this whole, huge team of animators, artists, filmmakers,… Read more »

Amanda Palmer – The French Brexit Song


at the london patron pub gig at the end of august, i saw my dear friend maxim play this very hilarious song that was written by HIS cabaret friend sarah-louise (who wasn’t there). i said “we should record that and make a ridiculous video!!” because patreon, we could, and we did. it’s called THE FRENCH… Read more »

Amanda Palmer – Everybody Knows Somebody


after the news about el paso and dayton happening back-to-back, i was just like…fuck. there’s a mass shooting MORE THAN ONCE A DAY in my country. at the rate we’re going…won’t almost every town, every person, eventually, be affected? won’t the pain go fully viral? i got an idea for a song. it’s called “EVERYBODY KNOWS SOMEBODY”. read more about it on… Read more »

Amanda Palmer – The Power of the Power Failure


the first winner of the power failure songwriting contest, from NORWAY……is: Thomas Herlofsen! out of the first hundred or so submissions that i’ve been able to listen to, this one – “later i told you” stood out as a clear front-runner…..the lyrics didn’t just paint a simple picture, they painted a picture beyond the picture, o top of… Read more »

AFP Talks to Lingua Ignota


WOE TO ALL WHO DO NOT LISTEN TO LINGUA IGNOTA podcast interview with kristin hayter, aka Lingua Ignota recored in march 2019 in austin, tx during SXSW. read more about the creation of this podcast and my conversation with kristin on my patreon .