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.
According to numerous reports, the U.S. version of Morrissey's autobiography has been edited, notably his relationship with photographer Jake Walters. [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]