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Peter Yanowitz

 
Bio:
Peter Yanowitz was a founding member of theWallflowers. He played drums on 3 of Natalie Merchant's most successful solo records (Tigerlily, Ophelia, and Live on Broadway) w/ record sales totaling over 10 million. He then went on to songwriting, switching to bass, and starting the NYC band ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Peter Yanowitz was a founding member of theWallflowers. He played drums on 3 of Natalie Merchant's most successful solo records (Tigerlily, Ophelia, and Live on Broadway) w/ record sales totaling over 10 million. He then went on to songwriting, switching to bass, and starting the NYC band ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [US Tour]
Broadway National Tour, 0
Drums, Vocals [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Vocals and Drums

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2014]
Drums
 
[Broadway, 1999]
Drummer

Writing

Music & Lyrics

Photos

Stephen Trask, Darius Smith, Peter Yanowitz Photo

Stephen Trask, Darius Smith, Peter Yanowitz

From: 
Date:
07/25/2018
Stephen Trask, Darko Tresnjak, Peter Yanowitz Photo

Stephen Trask, Darko Tresnjak, Peter Yanowitz

From: 
Date:
07/25/2018
Darko Tresnjak (director), Peter Yanowitz (book, music, lyrics) & Stephen Trask (book Photo

Darko Tresnjak (director), Peter Yanowitz (book, music, lyrics) & Stephen Trask (book, music, lyrics)

From: 
Date:
05/24/2018

 

Stage

Performances
  [US Tour]
Broadway National Tour, 0
Drums, Vocals [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Vocals and Drums

Productions

[Broadway, 2014]
Drums

[Broadway, 1999]
Drummer

Writing
Music & Lyrics

Peter Yanowitz Biography

Peter Yanowitz was a founding member of theWallflowers. He played drums on 3 of Natalie Merchant's most successful solo records (Tigerlily, Ophelia, and Live on Broadway) w/ record sales totaling over 10 million. He then went on to songwriting, switching to bass, and starting the NYC band Morningwood, which made 2 records for Capitol records. Other artists Yanowitz has played and recorded w/ include Yoko Ono, Wilco, Allen Ginsberg, Nina Nastasia, & Hand of Doom. Currently he is the drummer of NYC band Exclamation Pony w/ Ryan Jarman.





Peter Yanowitz News

Princess Goes To The Butterfly Museum Releases 'Ketamine (The Remix EP)' Photo Princess Goes To The Butterfly Museum Releases 'Ketamine (The Remix EP)'
by Michael Major - May 13, 2022

Other contributions come from the band’s longtime mixer, Brandon Bost (HAIM, Miley Cyrus, Lady Gaga), Finnish electronic duo Pihka Is My Name and Brooklyn’s Lauren Flax; each re-imagining the haunting track to make it their own. The song that started it all, “Ketamine,” was the first release from the band’s debut self-titled EP.

Princess Goes To The Butterfly Museum Announces July Tour Dates Photo Princess Goes To The Butterfly Museum Announces July Tour Dates
by Michael Major - May 4, 2022

On the heels of a successful, sold-out series of spring tour dates, Princess Goes To The Butterfly Museum (Michael C. Hall, Peter Yanowitz & Matt Katz-Bohen) have announced a July headline tour. The tour kicks off on July 22 at Soundstage in Baltimore, along with a special appearance in Michael C. Hall’s hometown of Raleigh, NC.

Michael C. Hall's Band Teams with The Armed on 'Ketamine (ULTRAPOP REMIX)' Photo Michael C. Hall's Band Teams with The Armed on 'Ketamine (ULTRAPOP REMIX)'
by Michael Major - Apr 22, 2022

The track that started it all, “Ketamine” was the first release from their debut self-titled EP and most recently appeared in the closing credits of Dexter: New Blood’s episode 5. In conjunction with today’s announcement, the band teamed up with Detroit Collective The Armed for the “Ketamine (ULTRAPOP REMIX).'

Princess Goes To The Butterfly Museum Releases 'Ketamine (Brandon Bost Remix)' Photo Princess Goes To The Butterfly Museum Releases 'Ketamine (Brandon Bost Remix)'
by Michael Major - Mar 18, 2022

Princess Goes To The Butterfly Museum (Michael C. Hall, Peter Yanowitz & Matt Katz-Bohen) have released a remix of the track that started it all from their debut self-titled EP. “Ketamine,” which most recently appeared in the closing credits of Dexter: New Blood, gets remixed by Brandon Bost (Miley Cyrus, Lady Gaga).

Meet the Cast of PARADISE SQUARE Photo Meet the Cast of PARADISE SQUARE
by Stephi Wild - Mar 15, 2022

Paradise Square begins previews on Broadway tonight, March 15, 2022, ahead of an opening night on April 3 at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre. Learn more about the cast bringing this musical to life on stage here!

VIDEO: Michael C. Hall's Princess Goes To The Butterfly Museum Release New Music Vide Photo VIDEO: Michael C. Hall's Princess Goes To The Butterfly Museum Release New Music Video
by Michael Major - Mar 11, 2022

To celebrate the launch of the band’s first-ever North American headline tour this spring, Princess Goes To The Butterfly Museum (Michael C. Hall, Peter Yanowitz & Matt Katz-Bohen) have released an interactive video for “Sideways,” a track from their acclaimed album THANKS FOR COMING, out now.

Michael C. Hall, Peter Yanowitz & Matt Katz-Bohen Band Announces U.S. Tour Dates Photo Michael C. Hall, Peter Yanowitz & Matt Katz-Bohen Band Announces U.S. Tour Dates
by Michael Major - Feb 16, 2022

The three band members met several years ago on Broadway during the production of Hedwig and the Angry Inch. Michael C. Hall is a musical talent and a longstanding Broadway performer, having played leading roles in Chicago, Cabaret, Hedwig and was selected by David Bowie to star in his musical, Lazarus.

VIDEO: Michael C. Hall, Peter Yanowitz & Matt Katz-Bohen Share New Music Video Photo VIDEO: Michael C. Hall, Peter Yanowitz & Matt Katz-Bohen Share New Music Video
by Michael Major - Nov 18, 2021

Princess Goes To The Butterfly Museum (Michael C. Hall, Peter Yanowitz & Matt Katz-Bohen) have released the official video for “Tomorrow’s Screams,” from their debut album THANKS FOR COMING, ahead of their Fall European Headline Tour that kicks off next week. Watch the new music video and check out their upcoming tour dates now!

VIDEO: HEDWIG Creators John Cameron Mitchell & Stephen Trask Release First Song in 20 Photo VIDEO: HEDWIG Creators John Cameron Mitchell & Stephen Trask Release First Song in 20 Years 'Nation of One'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 2, 2021

The creators of Hedwig and the Angry Inch have reunited to release their first song in 20 years! The song is off of John Cameron Mitchel's album NEW AMERICAN DREAM.

Michael C. Hall, Peter Yanowitz & Matt Katz-Bohen As Trio  Princess Goes To The Butte Photo Michael C. Hall, Peter Yanowitz & Matt Katz-Bohen As Trio Princess Goes To The Butterfly Museum Release 'Cruel World'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 9, 2020

Princess Goes To The Butterfly Museum have released the second track from their forthcoming debut album, putting their own avant-garde spin on Phantogram’s “Cruel World.” 

Peter Yanowitz Videos

VIDEO: Michael C. Hall's Band Releases New Music Video For 'Come Talk to Me' VideoVIDEO: Michael C. Hall's Band Releases New Music Video For 'Come Talk to Me'
by Stage Tube - Mar 31, 2020

Stage and screen star Michael C. Hall is now fronting a band! The Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum are made up of Michael plus two musicians he met on the set of Broadway's Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Peter Yanowitz and Matt Katz-Bohen.

VIDEO: Darren Criss Talks HEDWIG on 'Today': 'There's Nothing Like Live Theater'
by Caryn Robbins - May 21, 2015

HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH star Darren Criss stopped by this week's TODAY and tells Kathie Lee and Hoda that there is nothing like performing in front of a live theater audience.

VIDEO: HEDWIG's Darren Criss Explains Why Everyone Should Do a Drag Show
by Caryn Robbins - May 15, 2015

Darren Criss chats about his Broadway play 'Hedwig and the Angry Inch,' in which he dresses in drag.

VIDEO: Darren Criss Gives HEDWIG Makep-Up Tutorial, Talks Possible New Music
by Caryn Robbins - May 12, 2015

Darren Criss, who recently stepped into the starring role in Broadway's HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH, stopped by Billboard.com to give a quick 'Hedwig' make-up lesson to Billboard editor Jason Lipshutz.

VIDEO: Darren Criss Talks HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH on Today's 'Live'
by Caryn Robbins - May 4, 2015

Darren Criss stopped by today's LIVE WITH KELLY AND MICHAEL to talk about jumping into the starring role of Broadway's HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH.

STAGE TUBE: HEDWIG's Stephen Trask Performs 'Midnight Radio', New Song and More
by Stage Tube - Dec 1, 2014

Hedwig and the Angry Inch composer/lyricist Stephen Trask recently stopped by 'A-Sides with Jon Chattman' on The Huffington Post to talk about his work, the Tonys, and to perform 'Midnight Radio,' as well as another original song. Watch it all below!

VIDEO: Neil Patrick Harris Talks Pre-Show Ritual, Compares HEDWIG to Barney Stinson
by TV News Desk - Jul 17, 2014

Stage and screen stud Neil Patrick Harris stopped by HuffPost Live to talk about his ritual in getting into character as HEDWIG, and the similarities between the characters of Hedwig and How I Met Your Mother's Barney Stinson. Check out two clips from the interview below, and watch the full version here!


Peter Yanowitz Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Peter Yanowitz been in?
Peter Yanowitz has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Peter Yanowitz been in?
Peter Yanowitz has not appeared in the West End

How many shows has Peter Yanowitz written?
Peter Yanowitz has written 1 shows including This Ain't No Disco (Music & Lyrics).