Meri Amber: Telling Stories With Comedy

Guest Meri Amber joins Anne Dorko on Mind the Artist to discuss her track Baby Baby Butt So Sexy – and the way it plays a role in her stories and social commentary via comedy in song form.

Guest Meri Amber joins Anne Dorko on Mind the Artist to discuss her track Baby Baby Butt So Sexy – and the way it plays a role in her stories and social commentary via comedy in song form.

Click to hear Baby Baby Butt So Sexy!

Meri Amber is a nutball musician human from Sydney. She writes songs that fall into story-telling, comedy, social commentary and filk. She has songs inspired by everything from Doctor Who, ninjas and zombies, to cats, food and robots taking over the world! She also has a most exquisite novelty hat collection.

Find Meri Amber and support her work:
You can listen to Meri Amber on Apple Music, Spotify, and Google Play.

In this episode:
  • [1:06] Rapid interview
  • [4:15] The style of music Meri Amber writes
  • [5:06] Best advice for getting into music
  • [8:45] Inspiration for new songs
  • [11:55] Inspiration for Baby Baby Butt So Sexy
  • [13:48] Exploring the lyrics and meaning
  • [14:37] Creation and design of the song
  • [17:02] Tropes found within the song
  • [18:17] Three categories of Meri Amber's music
  • [19:59] Goals and purpose of art in the big picture
  • [21:09] Where to find Meri Amber and support her work
  • [24:10] The future of Meri Amber
  • [27:57] Final words and preview of Baby Baby Butt So Sexy
  • [29:18] Learn more about Meri Amber, Mind the Artist, and Dorko.tv
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