Jason Webley on the origin of bacteria

Jason Webley explains why and how he wrote the song “Bacteria” during the tech rehearsal for last year’s Ig Nobel Prize ceremony. He and Amanda Palmer, who when conjoined form the supergroup Evelyn Evelyn, premiered the song as part of the 201o Ig Nobel Prize ceremony.

This video was taken at Jason’s recent solo show in Toronto:

BONUS: See video of the original performance of the song and the entire 2010 Ig Nobel Prize ceremony: