Amanda Palmer  – formerly of the Dresden Dolls but now just as well known as a solo performer – is touring Australia in February.  She’s hitting the road in support of new album “Amanda Palmer Goes Down Under” . The album is a collection of live and studio tracks with an Aussie theme, the album berates a lover for his love of vegemite and she celebrates a lady’s nether regions with the new single ‘Map of Tasmania’.

She’s also performing at the MONA FOMA Festival in errrr, Tasmania, in January and is performing in an Australia Day show at the Sydney Opera House featuring special guests husband Neil Gaiman, cabaret darling Meow Meow and Mikelangelo & The Black Sea Gentleman to join her on this January 26th celebration.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 1ST: JAMES O FAIRFAX THEATRE, CANBERRA
Tickets available from Ticketek 132 849 www.ticketek.com.au

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 4TH: FLY BY NIGHT, PERTH
Tickets available from Fly By Night (08) 9430 5976 www.flybynight.org

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 10TH: GREAT NORTHERN, BYRON BAY
Tickets available from Oztix 1300 762 545 or www.thenorthern.oztix.com.au

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 12TH: THE OLD MUSEUM, BRISBANE
Tickets available from Oztix 1300 762 545 or www.oldmuseum.oztix.com.au

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 26TH: THE FORUM THEATRE, MELBOURNE
Tickets available from Ticketmaster 136 100 or www.ticketmaster.com.au