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TED Talk: Amanda Palmer – The art of asking

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Don’t make people pay for music, says Amanda Palmer. Let them. In a passionate talk that begins in her days as a street performer (drop a dollar in the hat for the Eight-Foot Bride!), she examines the new relationship between artist and fan.

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Bela Erdei – The Cat Man: A Street Performer

This is a short documentary called “Bela: L’Homme Chat”. It’s shot during Cannes Film Festival 2011.

“Bela: L’Homme Chat” follows the day in the life of a street performer named Bela Erdei or “The Cat Man”. Bela, a recognizable face to some, travels hours by train throughout the south of France to perform with his affectionate house cats.

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