Michael J. Epstein and Sophia Cacciola’s Hanukkah Song: “Eight More Days of Hanukkah!”

We had to rush to get it out in time for the holiday, but here it is for your ears during Hanukkah season… <p><p><p><p><p><p><a href=”http://music2.michaeljepstein.com/track/eight-more-days-of-hanukkah”>Eight More Days of Hanukkah! by Michael J. Epstein and Sophia Cacciola</a></p></p></p></p></p></p> (Also don’t forget to check out our special seasonal number that we recorded for …

Allston Pudding’s Localz Only Fall 2011 Mix is here!!!

Do you have ears? Do you want to put some ridiculously good Boston music in your ears? NOW IS YOUR CHANCE! Allston Pudding‘s free Fall mix is here and it contains tracks by:CamdenDirty DishesGentlemen HallMean CreekBell & The BeesPileThe Michael J. Epstein Memorial LibraryLeisureCamp IslandDo Not Forsake Me Oh My DarlingABADABADThe …

Download Space Balloons debut EP – Welcome to Balloononia – FREE for a limited time! Join us tonight at the Worried All the Time Premiere!!!

We explain a bit about the origin of Space Balloons here.  The characters were created for Rob Potylo‘s children’s show, Worried All the Time. While napping after a particularly hearty meal of grapes, Balloononians Sophia (Sophia Cacciola) and Michael (Michael J. Epstein) drifted a bit too far off course in …

Boston Band Crush Archived Article: Free Recordings Crush: Bryan McPherson

This article originally appeared on Boston Band Crush (http://bostonbandcrush.org). Bryan McPherson pretty much defines the punk-folk genre for me. His songs rarely center on the usual love-lost, love-found boringness- instead he focuses on what it means to be from Dorchester, addiction, social, racial, sexual, and religious injustices. His performances are …

Boston Band Crush Archived Article: Listening Crush: The New Collisions “No Free Ride”

This article originally appeared on Boston Band Crush ). Boston Band Crush is sponsoring a phenomenal line-up (Township, Televandals, The Lights Out, and Logan 5 and the Runners, including DJing by Chris Ewen, AND an appearance by Greg Hawkes of The Cars) at TT’s on 5/29 to celebrate The New …

Boston Band Crush Archived Article: CD Release Crush (with Free Full Album Download!): The Hush Now @ TT’s 2/12

This article originally appears on Boston Band Crush ). The Hush Now have very generously decided to allow us all to download (for free) their fabulously catchy debut album over at: http://www.sixstarpromotion.com/TheHushNow/. They’ve got some neato early-90s-style pre-emo twee sweatercore indie pop that belongs on your Elephant 6 shelf or …

Boston Band Crush Archived Article: Role-Reversal Crush: Hallelujah the Hills Records Faces on Film Records Hallelujah the Hills

This article originally appears on Boston Band Crush ). Head on over to http://thephoenix.com/BLOGS/onthedownload/archive/2009/01/14/mp3s-of-the-week-exclusive-new-faces-on-film-and-hallelujah-the-hills.aspx and hear Ryan Walsh of Hallelujah the Hills covering Faces on Film and Mike Fiore of Faces on Film covering Hallelujah the Hills. All to promote their show this week with Dear Leader… http://www.hallelujahthehills.com/http://www.facesonfilm.com/http://www.myspace.com/dearleader

Boston Band Crush Archived Article: Show Crush: Forest Henderson, The New Collisions, The Lights Out, Sir Q the Imposter @ Great Scott

This article originally appears on Boston Band Crush ). Thursday 1/8/09 at Great ScottTeam Shred Productions Presents: Sir Q the Imposter, The New Collisions, The Lights Out, Forest Henderson18+Show starts at 9pm sharp$9.00 This is a highly recommended show with a great all-around lineup. It should be a really fun …

Boston Band Crush Archived Article: Local Band Crush: Wonderful Spells

This article originally appears on Boston Band Crush ). Wonderful Spells are not only wonderful for their ’60s-style rock and their banana-yellow van, but also because they’re giving away their brand-new EP The Haunted Garage. Download it free at: Here is their neat video/short film for “Vermilion”

The Motion Sick: Love Will Tear Us Apart

The blog “Don’t Judge Song by the Cover (sic)” has included our version of “Love Will Tear Us Apart” in its collection of said song. Normally, we’d file lawsuits and have our lawyers call theirs and yell at them in a threatening voice and send a paratrooper squad in to …