FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Is Andrew all right?
Yep! This film is a snapshot in time during which he struggled with his health and overwork. All is well!
Is this a tour film?
Nah. FEVER YEAR is about the creative process.
Why won’t you release FEVER YEAR on DVD or elsewhere?
Andrew owns the film and has opted to not release it, or its soundtrack.
How many songs are in FEVER YEAR?
It’s steeped in music, but features performance of ten songs.
Are they from a particular album?
No. They span from The Swimming Hour to Break It Yourself.
Is there a story in the film?
Yes, and it is real.
When was the show, featured in FEVER YEAR?
It’s actually two shows, shot at the Pabst Theater in Milwaukee, October 16 & 17, 2009. We had 37 songs to choose from and reconstituted one “show” from those.
Can I buy a poster?
Yes! Large 27 x 40″ posters are available directly from the manufacturer and cost about $40, plus shipping. No markup. Send email to Xan at Kartemquin dot com for details.
Is ANDREW BIRD: FEVER YEAR safe for kids to watch?
This concert documentary has not been rated by the MPAA. It contains no sexuality, crudity, or violence. Language-wise, you hear Andrew say “crap” twice and a barely audible “shitcrazy.”