Amanda Palmer

Amanda Palmer is a remarkable musician and artist, who has brought the musicbusiness to a new dimension by having an album funded by fans on kickstarter (an online fundraising project). In 2012 the album “Theatre Is Evil” by Amanda Palmer & the Grand Theft Orchestra, as well as the tour and a book was successfully funded by fans. Her gratefulness, joy, and trust are very inspiring:

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Baikal Ice Sound

Lake Baikal (Russia) is the world’s deepest lake. The ice is so thick, that the transsiberian railway once used to cross it. A group of young siberians has now found a new way of using the ice: percussion. The coolest sound ever …

brain pickings

I have come about this interesting collection about posts “full of (…) art, design, science, technology, philosophy, history, politics, psychology, sociology, ecology, anthropology, you-name-itology. It is a funny get-together of various inspiring articles, that also has its own bookshelf.

Take at a look at the Illustration (The finest Occupation) Video! Do you know, how a bicycle is (was) made? Or have you ever heard about Richard Feynman, “the great explainer”? Explore and enjoy…