Evelyn Evelyn

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Evelyn Evelyn
Evelyn Evelyn by Kyle Cassidy.jpg
Background information
OriginWalla Walla, Washington
Years active2007 (2007)–present
LabelsEleven, 8ft.
MembersAmanda Palmer
Jason Webley

Evelyn Evelyn are a musical duo formed by Amanda Palmer (of The Dresden Dolls) and Jason Webley. According to the fictional backstory described by Palmer and Webley, the duo consists of conjoined twin sisters (aka "Eva" and "Lyn"), Evelyn and Evelyn Neville,[1][2][3][4] who were discovered in 2007 by Palmer and Webley. The twins are actually portrayed by Palmer and Webley,[5] dressed in connected garments.


In 2007, the band released a 3-song, colored 7" vinyl record, along with a 6-track CD titled Elephant Elephant, which was released in a limited edition of 1,111 copies on Jason's label (11 records); it quickly sold out. The package also contains Amanda and Jason's story of how they met the Evelyns, as well as the process of recording the vinyl, and a sticker of the two-headed elephant, Bimba & Kimba.

A full-length album, Evelyn Evelyn was released March 30, 2010, followed by a worldwide tour.[6]



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  1. ^ The Musical Chairs – Evelyn Evelyn Archived September 3, 2012, at WebCite, TheMusicalChairs.com, January 2010.
  2. ^ Ladies and Gentlemen! Critics and hipsters! We are proud to introduce “Evelyn Evelyn” – the world's only conjoined-twin singer-songwriter duo. MVRemix Rock, February 2010.
  3. ^ Evelyn Evelyn to release self-titled
  4. ^ "Critics And hipsters! We Are Proud To Introduce 'Evelyn Evelyn'". Top40-Charts.com.
  5. ^ Amanda Palmer Freaks Out With Evelyn Evelyn, Wired.com, 2010.
  6. ^ "Jason Webley Tours".

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