Trust Amanda Palmer to tackle the most sensitive issues with sincerity and humor. Her astounding new song, "Mr. Weinstein Will See You Now," is a collaboration with Welsh songwriter Jasmine Power. Amanda approached writing about the #Metoo Movement with reverent care, including asking for Rose McGowan's blessing. You can hear the new song and read Amanda's words about it below. And my... Continue Reading →
New album, Please Don't Be Dead, out June 15. https://youtu.be/yYjkEoYI3Jk
What I've listened to this week... https://open.spotify.com/user/muruch/playlist/5VRrSC08c4EFWCE446glgq?si=DUNNO_2hTbeH2To7WfcSjA
And we're back! I'm still working to restore Muruch's archives from recent years, but it's moved to a new host and back online.
Susan Swartwout’s exquisite poetry collection, Odd Beauty, Strange Fruit, captures, under dirty mason jar glass, a visceral, grotesque, and, at times, beautifully demented circus of Southern Gothic aesthetics. “When our eyes have opened to shadows in mote-thick air of the circus tent, when old men’s droning of what circus once was and mothers’ sibilant scolding to... Continue Reading →