The Furry Ambers: This Rock Band Uses Music to Voice a Perspective Often Swept Under the Rug

Year 2013

Creator Emily Forman


Story type Radio

Town Portland

County Cumberland


Using music as a form of therapy, four individuals with developmental disabilities in Maine formed a band, The Furry Ambers. Emily Forman documents how the band gives the members a way to make their voice heard and speak out about feeling repressed or misunderstood.

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