Everett True

15 Most Read Entries on Collapse Board, 09.09.11 – 15.09.11

This isn’t a gig, it’s a communion.


Amanda Palmer @ The Concorde 2, Brighton, UK 01.09.11

Amanda Fucking Palmer. This isn’t a gig, it’s a communion.

 Everett True

16 Most Read Entries on Collapse Board, 20.07.11 – 26.07.11

Something to do with believing in the power of music.

 Everett True

Song of the day – 377: Amanda Palmer (Nirvana cover)

Amanda Palmer’s reading of ‘Polly’ is quietened, a spooked horror show, a creepy music box after-the-event version


Throughout The Universe, In Perpetuity: Why I Don’t Sign Copyright-Grabbing Photo Contracts

Once there was no “three songs, no flash” rule, now it’s industry standard in all but the small, local shows. Once there were no releases. Once there were no copyright-grabbing contracts.

 Everett True

Song of the day – 209: She Makes War

She’s got something. Not sure what. Earnestness. Arrogance. Innocence. A capacity for self-promotion. An unblinking gaze. The video signifies, “A retelling of the Apollo-Daphne-Cupid story with a home made tree and paper hearts”. In case you wondered. (I wonder if she likes Bat For Lashes as well as Amanda Palmer? Hardly matters. She’s way more […]

 Everett True

Patrick Wolf live @ The Zoo, 10.12.09

Animal Collective played Brisbane recently. I’d already spilled a mug of beer of my Pet Sounds CD, so I didn’t feel the need to duplicate the effect twice. I skipped across the Valley to where Patrick Wolf was putting on a stadium rock show – three costume changes! – in front of 100 people. He […]