We live in a cruel world. Amanda Todd’s suicide in October 2012 rammed that fact painfully home. If you’re unaware of her, she was a 15 year old, Canadian girl who hung herself. Before that, she’d cut herself. She had taken drugs. She’d overdosed on bleach. She changed schools several times and then just stopped going. Through all of this, she never got the help she needed. Sure, she got anti-depressants but what she really needed was a friend. Her YouTube video screams “ALONE!” “I’m struggling to stay in this … Continue reading →
The coolest new rock and indie videos from Alabama Shakes, The 1975, Youngblood Hawke, Woodstock Mafia, Divine Fits and Gojira. The highlight for me is ‘Do it With a Rockstar’, the new one, in all its naked glory, from Amanda Palmer & the Grand Theft Orchestra.
Hoping you loved the past week that was dedicated to the audacious AMANDA PALMER! If you missed the reviews and feature, check out the related links at the bottom of this blog or enter her into our Search.Â For now, we say farewell to Amanda Palmer with these videos we hadn’t shared in our previous posts. Listen especially close to the lyrics of the first, ‘Vegemite (The Black Death)’ – it’s hilarious:)