Betcha didn’t see that coming. Hypebot:
D.I.Y. success story Amanda Palmer has signed a deal with indie label Cooking Vinyl, the home of The Cult and Marilyn Manson. According to details shared with Hypebot, the services deal will see the label handling the distribution, project management, marketing and promotional services for her forthcoming album in the the UK and Europe. Palmer’s own 8ft Records will remain in charge of the global release; and she retains all the rights to her new album ‘Theatre is Evil’.
Palmer’s team says that she’ll also retain the lion’s share of the money along with full artistic control over the campaign. Her management team, Girlie Action, will handle all label functions in the US.