Organ Donor coming Spring 2019! 


Pledge your support to my upcoming album, Organ Donor, by clicking the link above! Every person who pre-orders Organ Donor will be named in the liner notes! Organ donor coming Spring 2019. 

Amanda Bocchi & the Americana Soul Flood

        Amanda Bocchi and the Americana Soul Flood combine musical elements from jazz harmony, hip hop rhythms, roots music, rock influences and a deep soulful vibe to create a visceral sound Amanda calls Americana Soul Flood. Her songs and lyrics rush from the sweetness of motherhood to the death rattle of addiction. Organ Donor, Amanda’s sophomore album, is a memoir of her experience through heroin addiction and her transformation into recovery. Cereal Box Murder, Amanda’s debut, was independently released in 2006.

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It’ll Get You Well

‘It’ll get you well’ is an expression used by heroin addicts and dealers to indicate that a ‘brand’ of dope will not get you high, but it will stave off dope sickness, thereby making you well. Charlotte,​ ​NC​ ​2014 How​ ​can​ ​I​ ​describe​ ​the​ ​particulars​ ​of...

Taking the Hero out of Heroin: Through the Eyes of a Ex-Heroin Addict.

Heroin to Heroine

Dope sick. For the better part of a decade, I battled opiate addiction. My struggle started like it did for many addicts: OxyContin (OC), in the early 2000’s, flooded the streets of Atlanta. I was 19, living without caution or consequence after leaving the structure...