Amanda Palmer urges Morrissey to crowdfund his album
Fresh off a controversy involving the Boston Marathon bombers, former Dresden Doll member Amanda Palmer is working on something in a different vein.
In a letter she wrote to Salon, Palmer urges Morrissey to crowdfund a new album. Palmer had previously explored the technique, raising over $1 million for her Theatre Is Evil album. The urge possibly came after Morrissey's interview in The Guardian, saying that he has enough songs for three more albums. Regardless, the move isn't terribly certain at this point in time, rather just a suggestion from Palmer's point of view.
The Smiths and Morrissey are looking for a new music publisher, as their 30 year contract with Warner-Chappell Music has come to an end. [read more]
The tracklisting and slightly retouched cover art of Parlophones' upcoming reissue of Morrissey's 1994 album 'Vauxhall' and I have been unveiled. [read more]
Morrissey was set to appear on Jimmy Kimmel Live tonight, but unfortunately the show also booked the cast of Duck Dynasty (a duck hunting reality show) to appear too. [read more]
Evelyn Evelyn is the name of name of Amanda Palmer (Dresden Dolls) and Jason Webleyâs fictional conjoined twin pop stars. Breathing new life into music via the use of theatrics, Amanda Plamer and Jason Webley are a joy to behold. Currently touring Europe (get tickets while they're still available), the Evelyn Evelyn experience is certainly not to be missed. Unfortunately the British dates are all sold out now but come back next week to see our review from one ... (continued) [read more]