Danny Pearson Bandcamp Site

September 21st, 2014 by admin

We have added a Bandcamp site for the music of Danny Pearson, former bassist for AMC. Currently we have his band Clodhopper’s 1998 album “Red’s Recovery Room” available, with solo releases soon to follow. Check it out!

https://dannypearson.bandcamp.com/

New US and UK/Ireland Tour Dates

July 22nd, 2014 by admin

Posted over on the Tour page…

Austin, TX date added

March 25th, 2014 by admin

We’ve added a new date for Mark, performing a solo acoustic show at the Cactus Cafe in Austin, TX on Sunday, June 8th.

Eitzel albums added

March 24th, 2014 by admin

The site has been updated with track listing and lyrics for the 3 newest solo Eitzel records (Don’t Be A Stranger, Glory and The Konk Sessions) and all previous misdirected or dead links have been removed/restored to their rightful location. Expect more updates soon.

New Live Shows

March 14th, 2014 by admin

Mark has select dates in May & June in the UK, Portugal and Spain. Please see the Tour page for details.

Don’t Be A Stranger, Be A Contestant – Question #5

October 3rd, 2012 by admin

Question #5: In “I Love You But You’re Dead,” from Mark’s new album Don’t Be A Stranger, he says that the speaker stack is “covered in a thick pile of dust.” Earlier in Mark’s career he sang that the speaker stack was _________. Fill in the blank, and tell me the name of the song, album and record label.

BONUS QUESTION: In the event of a tie – I’m thinking of a number from 1-150. What is it?

Send your answer to: eitzeltrivia[at]gmail[dot]com

Answers will be tallied on October 6th, and no answers will be accepted after that date.

Don’t Be A Stranger, Be A Contestant – Question #4

September 26th, 2012 by admin

Question #4: Oh Mercy. Some moons ago, Mark performed on a certain popular PBS television show with a certain popular band, performing a song about me. Who, who, who am I? Additionally, what was the band and television show?

Send your answer to: eitzeltrivia[at]gmail[dot]com

Question #5 will be posted on Tuesday, October 2nd – the day ‘Don’t Be A Stranger’ is released in the US, and the last question of the contest. Answers will be tallied on October 5th, and no answers will be accepted after that date.

Don’t Be A Stranger, Be A Contestant – Question #3

September 19th, 2012 by admin

Question #3: Mark Eitzel has had a beard or goatee for a long time. He also has had no hair on his head for a long time. Can you name every American Music Club (not Eitzel solo) song that references hair?

Send your answer to: eitzeltrivia[at]gmail[dot]com

Question #4 will be posted on Wednesday, 9/26.

Don’t Be A Stranger, Be A Contestant – Question #2

September 16th, 2012 by admin

Question #2: Merge has started releasing promotional videos featuring friends of Mark’s offering a bit of image consultation. In one of these videos, the friend says that what Mark wants is for people to buy his music like they want to ________ ?

Send your answer to: eitzeltrivia[at]gmail[dot]com

Question #3 will be posted on Wednesday, 9/19.

Don’t Be A Stranger, Be A Contestant – Question #1

September 5th, 2012 by admin

Merge Records, Decor Records and americanmusicclub.com bring you:

Don’t Be A Stranger – Be A Contestant!

A four-question Mark Eitzel & AMC trivia contest leading up to the October 2nd release of Mark’s new solo record, “Don’t Be A Stranger,” on Merge/Decor Records. Each Wednesday from now through September 26th, there will be an Eitzel-related trivia question posted right here, with the answer revealed the following Tuesday. The answers will be tallied and the top 3 contestants (top 3 from the US and top 3 from Europe/Australia/New Zealand) with the most correct answers will win a smattering of Eitzel-related prizes, including concert tickets, autographed albums and more.

Are you ready?

Question #1: On 17th September, Mark will release a 7″ split single with Sacri Cuori. Can you name all the 7″ singles Mark has released in his solo career?

Send your answer to: eitzeltrivia[at]gmail[dot]com