The loss of the Boston Phoenix is terrible for artists.

Sophia Cacciola2012 Best Female Vocalist Today, the Boston Phoenix announced that it would be shutting down, effective essentially immediately (Official statement by publisher Stephen M. Mindich). There are countless reasons that this is devastating news, but let me give a few points that I don’t think have been sufficiently covered …

DNFMOMD: Sophia nominated for Best Female Vocalist in the Boston Phoenix!

Sophia is very honored and excited to have been nominated for ‘Best Female Vocalist‘ in the Boston Phoenix! Please vote for her!! and here she is in action: <p><p><a href=”http://music.donotforsake.com/album/questions-are-a-burden-to-others”>Questions Are a Burden to Others by Do Not Forsake Me Oh My Darling</a></p></p> <p><p><a href=”http://music.donotforsake.com/album/the-new-number-2″>The New Number 2 by Do …

MJEML: PROJECT A.M.Y.L.E.E. Part 1 – Cancer Killing Epstein Medical Library

Michael J. Epstein vs. Eric Michael Cohen of Cancer Killing Gemini 2012 is the year of The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library’s “Amylee” – the first track of our debut Volume One. In 2012, the song will be receiving extensive remix, video, and reinterpretation treatment. The true story of “Amylee” will also …

Best Year-End Lists!

The following are all of the year-end lists that Mike or Sophia or any of our projects were mentioned: hacked together Phoenix cover with Local Music feature The Boston Phoenix – Boston Rock’s 2010 in Review (by Michael Marotta) – April, “the edgy rock of Do Not Forsake Me Oh My …

One Night Band: The Positronic Rays

Photo of me shamelessly stolen from The Weekly Dig’s One Night Band Flickr Important stuff first: The Positronic Rays on Facebook, The Positronic Rays on Twitter, The Positronic Rays on Youtube. I had the pleasure of participating this year in Boston Band Crush’s One Night Band, an event that I helped …

DNFMOMD: Show Saturday at The Middle East & in the Boston Phoenix this week!

Pick up a copy of The Boston Phoenix this week to check out our interview with Barry Thompson (or click the link to read it online)! We had a really fun (if evasive) interview with Barry in our kitchen – he even taped us doing an impromptu stripped-down version of …

Boston Band Crush Archived Article: One Night Band is here! – Press Crush!! Goodie Bag Preview!! #OneNightBand

This article originally appears on Boston Band Crush ). The most complicated endeavor we have ever been involved in planning, One Night Band is here!!!  We’ve gotten quite a bit of coverage and expect it to be quite an exciting and unpredictable time!  More info and Press Roundup:Event PageBoston GlobeBoston …