Posted in comedy | music | tour dates on June 26, 2012

Amanda Palmer in Brooklyn in May (more by Bryan Bruchman)
Amanda Palmer

Comic Book Club Live, a free, live podcast recording event has moved from its previous home of Pianos to fellow LES club Fontana's, and TONIGHT (6/26)'s show features Kurt Braunohler and musical guest Amanda Palmer. Show starts at 7PM.

Last night, Kurt Braunohler did his weekly Hot Tub show at Littlefield with Kristin Schaal that also featured UK comedian Simon Amstell who who plays SWEET tonight (6/26) at Ella Lounge in the East Village. The show, hosted by Late Night with Jimmy Fallon writer Seth Herzog, will also have John F. O'Donnell and Questlove as guests. Show starts at 8:30PM. Simon Amstell's Numb residency begins July 10th.

Friday (6/29) is Kurt Braunohler's live talk show Night of the Living at Littlefield which, as you may remember, has Amanda Palmer as a guest. Tim Heidecker was supposed to be the other guest but he had to drop out so Judah Friedlander will sub in his place. Tickets are still available to this.

It's a busy week for Amanda. Wednesday (6/27) is her sold-out show at Music Hall of Williamsburg with her band The Grand Theft Orchestra, and on Thursday she plays the opening of her art show at Momenta Art which is only open to high-level contributors to her Kickstarter campaign. Amanda and her band will be performing a full acoustic set that night, and her bassist Jherek Bischoff will be performing solo as well. Bischoff will open MHOW too, as well as all upcoming tour dates.

Then on Saturday (6/30), Amanda & Her Magical Ukulele will perform an intimate show at the newly-opened top floor of the South Street Seaport Museum. Tickets are $55 and $125 and still on sale, and proceeds benefit the museum. Ticket price includes open Brooklyn Brewery bar.

Anybody going to all five Amanda Palmer events this week?

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Comments (11)

isn't the nazi kitsch thing getting a little old, amanda?

Posted by Anonymous | June 26, 2012 4:46 PM

Hey Bryan, sadly Tim had to cancel for NotL on Friday, but World Champion Judah Friedlander will be there to take his place!

Posted by Marianne | June 26, 2012 4:55 PM

When did this shit start?

Posted by Anonymous | June 26, 2012 5:01 PM

her right biceps looks kinda like a boob?

Posted by Anonymous | June 26, 2012 5:10 PM

Her right arm is thicker than fiona apple.

Posted by Anonymous | June 26, 2012 5:25 PM

Sounds like she won't have time to get any talent

Posted by Anonymous | June 26, 2012 6:31 PM

I hope I get the chance to sign my name in magic marker on her naked body.

Posted by Anonymous | June 26, 2012 7:24 PM

Lesbian thespians rocking out wildly with heavy makeup and large egos generally make me get indigestion.

Posted by Anonymous | June 26, 2012 8:04 PM

Amanda Palmer is old. Brian Viglione on the other hand is eternal.

Posted by s | June 26, 2012 8:12 PM

lol whats with all the haters :)

Saw the concert at willimsburg music hall, was fantastic X 11

Practically brought down the roof with the Burning Down The House encore - http://blog.collins.net.pr/2012/06/amanda-palmer-and-gto.html

Will be going back to see her in the fall when she tours with her GTO arrangement again.

Anyone know the name of the singer that performed the duo with David Byrne in Jherek Bischoff warmup set? i thought se was on his album but cant find her name anywhere.

Posted by Dean Collins | June 29, 2012 2:10 PM

shes a doll.

Posted by jordon | July 28, 2013 1:00 PM

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