This is my latest ear worm that has been in my head all weekend:
But you are my love/
Flying in the face/
This broad is fierce.
And now to recap the story of my fan girl moment……. I once had a very special encounter with Amanda Palmer.
In July of 2008 I given a press pass and two free tickets to the first Rothbury Music Festival. So I packed up some friends and some camping gear and headed out to the Double JJ Ranch.
At one point I split from my group and went wandering around the press tent. That’s where I saw these two fabulously dressed ladies sitting in the grass. One was holding a pale yellow parasail and looked like she could have been straight out of the victorian era. “HEY!” the other one yelled to me. “Do you have another cigarette you could spare?” Hell yeah, no prob, and I gave her one and a lighter.
Then an arriving vehicle caught the attention of the Victorian woman and she got up and bounced over to it, parasail spinning. And then it struck me.
“Wait a second… is that Amanda Palmer?” I asked the woman, now happily smoking.
“Yeah, and if you come to her show tonight she’ll sign your tits!”
What’s that? Picture or it didn’t happen, you say?