You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your ReverbNation experience.

Glen Raphael

Rank #52 US New York, NY Folk / Folk Rock / Indie


Sounds Like: Jonathan Coulton, Paul and Storm, Steve Goodman, Tom Lehrer, Arlo Guthrie

Bio: Glen Raphael is a nerd-folk performer whose songs cover such topics as quantum physics, bedbugs, gorillas, and the Statue of Liberty's mid-life crisis. His songs are funny, sweet, and touching.

Glen has been featured on the Dr. Demento Show. He has performed in many variety shows including Tiny... See Full Bio

More Info


Twitter_icon_for_status: I expected _Annie_ to be full of people bursting into song but didn't expect them to sound quite so much like robots.


Play All | Queue All | Share All


  • Lady Liberty Released on Aug 1, 2012


  • Sat

    Oct 25

    Cambridge, MA, US | 3:30pm

    Cambridge, MA, US
    Sat Oct 25 3:30pm


    Glen Raphael and Sarah Donner are giving a FREE show in Boston from 4-6pm as part of Geek Central. The full Saturday music lineup is: 2pm Heather Dale 4pm Glen Raphael 5pm Sarah Donner 7pm Videri String Quartet 8pm Video Game Orchestra Geek Central is a new convention (in its second year!) organized by Pandemonium Books. For more info or to buy tickets for ticketed events see http://www.geekcentral.org/ (The YMCA Theater is at 820 Massachusette Ave Cambridge MA)

  • Sat

    Aug 16

    New York, NY, US | 6:30pm

    New York, NY, US
    Sat Aug 16 6:30pm


    "SHRINK:Puppet Therapy" - Come see virtuosic puppetry meet surreal, long-form improv! Featuring Ora Fruchter, Christopher Scheer and Bradford Jordan with improvised accompaniment by Toby Singer. Opening musical act by Glen Raphael. Show starts promptly at 7pm. There may be cookies!

  • 2014

    Jul 27

    Mars, PA, US | 11:45am
    Four Points Sheraton Pittsb...
    Mars, PA, US
    Sun Jul 27 11:45am


    I'm performing at CONFluence, a science fiction convention in Pittsburgh. My show is 12-12:50pm. My show is free with con admission. http://www.confluence-sff.org/

  • 2014

    Jul 7

    Moose, WY, US | 6:00pm

    Moose, WY, US
    Mon Jul 07 6:00pm


    The Jackson Hole Hootenanny at Dornan's bar is an outdoor "open mike" type event that goes from 6-9pm and is always fantastic. If history is any guide, I'll be doing a couple songs with John Sidle.

  • 2014

    Jul 3

    New York, NY, US | 8:30pm

    New York, NY, US
    Thu Jul 03 8:30pm


    Musical Nerdity with Glen Raphael - Part of the MiniFRIDGE festival. (show starts at 9pm sharp) Additional details at: http://www.frigidnewyork.info/

All Shows


Add Comment
  • Robert Allen (Artist) Robert Allen
    Great Performance. Keep making Music.
  • Laura Taylor Whitfield (Artist) Laura Taylor Whitfield
    funny, but there is a message like in Colorblind..very talented in what you do Glen! clever witty!
  • Laurence A Kerr (Artist) Laurence A Kerr
    Glen, such ingenious, compelling writing, on eminently deserving themes, uniquely engaging the intellect and senses in humorous yet gritty fashion.....so admire your work!
  • Greg Leatherman (Artist) Greg Leatherman
    Chimply fantastic!
All Comments


All Videos


Be the first to ask Glen Raphael a question!

200 characters remaining
Submit Question


  • Song Plays 810 +1

  • Video Plays 228

  • Total Fans 7,640

  • ReverbNation Fans 259

  • Facebook Likes 805

  • Twitter Followers 6,024

  • YouTube Subscribers 98

  • Widget Impressions 1,375


All Fans

Artist Recommendations

  • Danielle Ate the Sandwich
    Danielle Ate the San...
    Fort Collins, CO
  • JhaVoice
    Sherman Oaks, CA
  • Tracy Thorne
    Tracy Thorne
    New York, NY
All Favorites