Amanda Palmer – Small Hands, Small Heart

this song was made FAST and with a lot of help from my friends: read the full backstory & lyrics here:

100% of the proceeds from the download of this song until october 28th will support the Hurricane Maria Community Recovery Fund working on immediate relief of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico. read more about them here:

this song was written as a flash songwriting exercise on september 23rd and 24th, 2017, using input/inspiration/comments from over 600 patrons (you can read those here:

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music and lyrics by Amanda Palmer

amanda palmer: vocals, piano, hammond organ
sean slade: producer, bass guitar
engineer: james bridges @ Q division in somerville, MA
assistant engineers: dan hale (day 1), michael healey (day 2)

album artwork:
sculpture by lee barron
arrangement of objects & photo by amanda palmer
the chicago defender:


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