The Prisoner Con 2017! Do Not Forsake Me Oh My Darling (Sophia and Michael) performing live. SEPT 30 – SEATTLE, WA

Do Not Forsake Me Oh My Darling The Prisoner Con Saturday evening September 30, 2017 — 6:00 – 11:00 PM At the Broadway Performance Hall — Seattle, WA Facebook Event The Program is outlined here: http://www.theprisonercon2017.com/the-program.html The story of how it’s become A Passion Project (i.e. self-funded) is here: http://www.theprisonercon2017.com/the-village-committee.html …

Kill Giggles teaser features Darling Pet Munkee’s “Live Toy Circus (With Performing CHAMELEON)”

We’re excited that Darling Pet Munkee‘s “Live Toy Circus (With Performing CHAMELEON)” is featured in the teaser for Kill Giggles! Everyone has heard and seen the story time and time again of the serial killers, the madmen, the monsters who dress UP as clowns. But what if there was a …

The Beethoven Reclamation Society presents The Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125

  The Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125 by The Beethoven Reclamation Society Back in the 1990s, I was pretty heavily involved in collage music, particularly doing live collage radio at WHRW with the radio show Free Uncensored under the DJ name M-sli©k da ninjA, which started out as …

The Motion Sick’s “30 Lives” featured on The Anchorite Soundtrack. Download it free!

The Motion Sick’s “30 Lives” is featured in the film, The Anchorite! Stubborn guitarist Aaron Black finds himself unceremoniously ejected from his band and takes revenge by hijacking the tour. But when his manager insists he take on Chelsea as an opening act, Aaron’s got to make nice. Eventually joined …

The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library featured in BANDED documentary on collaborative songwriting

Some years ago, Berklee PULSE filmed the The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library, as we composed our three-part “Faith in Free” and collaborated with BalletRox (and choreographer Jane Allard) to perform it live at the Strand Theatre (Dorchester, Massachusetts). This feature doc follows our collaborative songwriting/performance journey on this project …

Sophia & Michael at The Mary Dolan Show – Los Angeles!

We’re very excited to be playing a few songs and being interviewed at The Mary Dolan comedy show! It’s our first appearance since moving to Los Angeles! Facebook event THIS MONTH STARRING: Sara Benincasa Lianna Carrera Tim Vargulish Titty Roosevelt and musical guests Michael J. Epstein and Sophia Cacciola Plus …

Do Not Forsake Me Oh My Darling – 7/9 at The Last Safe and Deposit Company in Lowell – 9 PM Free!

We’re very excited to be performing tonight at one of the raddest venues in the region, The Last Safe and Deposit Company in Lowell. Show starts at 9 PM! Free! We share the bill with Walker. and Rhode Iceland. Walker. is a Providence/Boston-based post-punk band that formed in 1998 featuring …

DNFMOMD: Episode 1: Arrival Music Video News & Press – 50K views!

  December ’11 update: We were very honored to have TIME Magazine Online select our video as No. 6 (we see what you did there) in its Top Ten Creative Videos of 2011 List – TIME LINK July 11 update: Our music video debuted just about a month & a …

M-sli©k da ninjA: Aphorisms on Aphonia and Aphasia: Your Cure For Aphagia (A Collection of 39 Works 1994 – 2000)

Back in the 90s, I used to do a lot of sound collage work under the name M-sli©k da ninjA. The project started as a radio show on WHRW inspired by Ken’s Last Ever Radio Extravaganza and Over the Edge (and the associated Negativland). Before long, it spiraled out of control …

Billy Joel vs. The Motion Sick

Travis caught The Motion Sick’s “30 Lives” on VH1 as lead-in during top 10 videos countdown….for one of Mike’s least favorites, Billy Joel. When SPIN first wrote about us, they claimed we had “lyrical call-outs to Billy Joel tunes.” ( http://www.spin.com/2006/01/motion-sick/ ). Soon, I expect we’ll be touring with Mr. Joel. …