DNFMOMD: music video for “First We Take Manhattan”

Very excited to present our second music video (for our first music video, which was a shot-for-shot remake of the opening sequence to The Prisoner, click here) for our cover of Leonard Cohen’s “First We Take Manhattan” behind the scenes photos and screencaps:  http://donotforsake.com/manhattan “First We Take Manhattan” is an …

DNFMOMD: cover Sweet Dreams with Glenn di Benedetto of Parlour Bells

Do Not Forsake Me Oh My Darling and Parlour Bells are playing tomorrow at The Lizard Lounge, Cambridge MA and we decided to collaborate on a cover song – it was all supposed to be a delicious secret, but in the process we discovered we are bad at keeping secrets. …

DNFMOMD: New video: First We Take Manhattan released on 7/22

Last month we were very pleased to release our epic Prisoner-recreation music video for Episode 1: Arrival (read about it here and here). Watch that video here. Michael & Glenn hard at work microfilm props! But last July we were about a year in on planning Arrival (and honestly, due …

DNFMOMD Classified Video Materials LEAKED!

There has been a lot of media coverage lately of the Wikileaks controversy. Somehow, top secret documents and other materials appeared on this web site. At first, we found it fascinating and wondered whether the increased transparency was good or bad. Was it dangerous to those involved with leaking, mentioned …

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 …

DNFMOMD: The New Number 2 – the Lyrics

Episode 1 – Arrival they had the flood lights on you saying you’re not gonna make it this time they beat your body took your will then they took your mind sent you back to me, said “get what you can then leave him behind” they’re gun gun gunning for …

DNFMOMD: DNFMOMD: Recording at The Moontower 12/27/09

Mike and Sophia took to the studio last weekend to record the songs: Episode 4: The Chimes of Big BenEpisode 9: A. B. and C.and their Leonard Cohen cover, First We Take Manhattan Working with the esteemed Mike Quinn, we cruised through the tracking and we’ll be headed back in to finish …

DNFMOMD: Do Not Forsake Me Oh My Darling in the Boston Pheonix this week:

Link “Do Not Forsake Me, Oh My Darling, “First We Take Manhattan” Although they’re not part of the Stashe Wednesday line-up themselves, DNFMOMD are a Motion Sick offshoot worth keeping an eye on — especially if you have a predilection for drama, or angry screaming. Here, Sophia Bliss (Blitzkriegbliss) and …