Tag: amanda palmer

Community and Compensation: The Palmer Controversy

It’s been a strange year for Amanda Palmer: record-setting highs that shook that music industry and trend-revealing lows. In one of her most recent interviews, she was seemingly disappointed at all of the bad press surrounding Steve Albini’s criticism of her… somewhat atypical to hear a musician so bummed out in the same month that … Continued

What We Can Learn From Amanda Palmer

If you’re a part of my family, then you are familiar with the musician Amanda Palmer – whose musical artistry has long-inspired my musician brother. But, in case you’re not, Amanda Palmer is an American performer who was originally known as the lead singer, pianist, and composer of the duo The Dresden Dolls. She has … Continued