The Color of Air podcast extensive interview with Sophia and Michael (2nd interview with The Color of Air)

We are very pleased to announce that The Color of Air, a weekly interview podcast hosted by Greg Massi, (Baliset, ex-Kayo Dot, ex-maudlin of the Well), has released a second interview with us (Sophia and Michael), following up our 2014 interview.. The Color of Air Facebook From: http://colorofair.com/episode-34-michael-j-epstein-sophia-cacciola-part-2 Greg meets up again …

The Color of Air podcast extensive interview with Sophia and Michael about musical and film projects

We are very pleased to announce that The Color of Air, a weekly interview podcast hosted by Greg Massi, (Baliset, ex-Kayo Dot, ex-maudlin of the Well), has released an interview with us (Sophia and Michael). The Color of Air Facebook The goal of TCoA is “to showcase, promote and have honest …

TEN Kickstarter Update 2: Crew Announcement: Catherine Capozzi

Our campaign http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/michaeljepstein/ten-b-movie-psychological-thriller-full-of-twists We are really pleased to announce that the amazing Catherine Capozzi will be working as a crew member on the TEN film shoot, AND, more importantly, will be working on scoring the film. Catherine was responsible for all of the all-guitar scoring of the original trailer and …

TEN: a movie trailer for the Brattle Theatre Trailer Smackdown 2012

We are currently raising money via Kickstarter to make this into a feature film: http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/michaeljepstein/ten-b-movie-psychological-thriller-full-of-twists We were psyched to see this screen at: Brattle screening at Trailer Treats! We didn’t win the TEN trailer competition (audience voting), but this might be even better: “…this year we’ve decided to included two “Curator’s Choice” …

Darling Pet Munkee Issue 5: Jet “Rocket” Space Ship!

It’s time yet again for an examination of the item behind the Darling Pet Munkee song! There is sadly little of real consequence or excitement about the Jet “Rocket” Space Ship! Update 1/13/12 – Secret Fun Blog has some images of the real deal from an eBay auction!!! According to …

Darling Pet Munkee Issue 4: Genuine Soil From Dracula’s Castle

It’s time yet again for an examination of the item behind the Darling Pet Munkee song! We’re working on a video for this song right now! See post 1 and post 2 about that! It’s hard to even begin to decide where this story starts and where it should end. …

Darling Pet Munkee Issue 3: MONSTER S-I-Z-E MONSTERS

We’ve already tackled X-Ray Specs, Darling Pet Monkey, and Sea-Monkeys. A recurrent theme in the Darling Pet Munkee world is that most of the items sold in the back of comics were essentially giant rip-offs. The ads implied that these items were a heck of a lot more interesting than …

Darling Pet Munkee Issue 2: Sea-Monkeys

Sea-monkeys (official site) are perhaps the quintessential item famed for being sold in comic books. As soon as Darling Pet Munkee saw the light of day, I knew that we had to write a song about the Wonderful World of Amazing Live Sea-Monkeys! We already discussed Harold von Braunhut over on the post …

Darling Pet Munkee Issue 1: X-Ray Specs

Darling Pet Munkee was originally a one-off (go here for the story of how it happened) recording project combination of Cathy Capozzi of Axemunkee and Sophia Cacciola and Michael J. Epstein of Do Not Forsake Me Oh My Darling. We had so much fun that we decided to do another casual writing session. …