six years ago, a few days after the boston marathon bombing, i published a quickly-written post to my blog called “poem for dzhokhar”. it was meant to be a short stream-of-consciousness reflection for my small community of readers; then it was picked up by the outside world. the moment was painful. for a lot of… Read more »
this is a film, just for y’all, of a great in-depth interview-style talk i gave last november at the berklee college of music in boston, MA. i went to town just for this gig and discussed lots of things. patrons can read more about it on patreon HERE .
dear world, my new album, art-book and global tour, “There Will Be No Intermission” is out now, listen: http://amandapalmer.net “There Will Be No Intermission is a triumphant return of an uncompromising artist. It is singularly the best piece of work that Palmer has produced in her career.” Pop Matters. sometimes you make the art, and sometimes… Read more »
i’ve said it before, when the song came out …..making a song about abortion is hard, and making a video for that song was even harder. but i knew what it had to be, and what it had to make you feel…if it worked. i think we made it work. i know it worked for me, because i cry every… Read more »
hi. i have a new song off THERE WILL BE NO INTERMISSION for you. i’ll just be really blunt. this is a song about abortion. in a way, i spent my whole adult life trying to write it. read the full background on the song HERE . LISTEN WITH HEADPHONES if you can. here we go. stream the… Read more »
i have quite a Thing for you today. it was very emotional to make, and i made it with a new friend named dylan marron, and i’m really proud of it. patrons can read more about it HERE .
i collaborated with some INSANELY TALENTED artists on a beautiful 5-minute animation….pulled from a clip of my narration in “art of asking” audiobook. this is a story about something that happened to me when i was 23 and working as a street performer. animation is by Creative Connection Animation Studio in Bristol UK, with art by Caroline Rudge, produced by Alexandra… Read more »
“Drowning In The Sound” – produced by John Congleton – is the first single from my new solo album THERE WILL BE NO INTERMISSION. it’s out on march 8, 2019 (international women’s day, mofos). go to AMANDAPALMER.net to learn everything about ALBUM, the ARTBOOK and the global TOUR. pre-orders with special Vinyl & CD merch bundles… Read more »
IT’S SURPRISE THING DAY!!!!! especially if you’re in america, i figured this is perfect timing for this Thing. it’s getting cold and shitty and everyone’s getting depressed and the midterm fever is over and everybody is just slogging through the slog of life and trying to survive and what better moment to hit you with… Read more »
i hope you already got a chance to listen to the track itself …everyone i’ve played it for seems to think it’s as warm and cozy and dark as i do. in these dark times, i like to think that nothing’s a coincidence. this song was about being cold, then it was maybe about suicide, and now the video has… Read more »
it’s THING TIME!!! i am very excited about this recording and it’s been a long time coming. jason webley and i co-wrote this song just about ten years ago on the “who killed amanda palmer” tour, which circled the globe. read the full backstory, listen to the song, and watch the OFFICIAL VIDEO directed by hoku… Read more »
WE. ARE. THE. MEDIA. there is no marketing department, people. it’s just us. please share this video with those who need to see it. directed and choreographed by noemie lafrance. produced by natalie galazka. over 60 women – cast and crew – were instrumental in the creation of this video. i wrote a massive blog… Read more »