Needless to say the encore really BURNED DOWN THE HOUSE!
Special credit goes to Kelly for preemptively identifying Byrne as the nights guest star by connecting the fact we could hear AFP sound checking this song as we waited outside the venue with Neil Gaiman’s lamenting via twitter that he was going to miss a very special guest star.
Thus concludes my coverage of Amanda Palmer and the Grand Theft Orchestra at the Music Hall of Williamsburg I hope you will stay tuned for more pictures of cityscapes, landscapes, still lifes, and interesting people!
Also possibly some rants about music if I ever get around writing them down.
Amanda Palmer at the piano.
I must admit, with a mild degree of embarrassment, as to not having noticed that the name Kurzweil had been made into KurtWeill, with what appears to be the the artful application of gaffers tape, until after I got these photographs home.
♩♫ “I’m gonna step on your phone…” ♩♫♩
“Do you wanna dance? Do you wanna fight? Do you wanna get drunk and stay the night?”