Music Video for The Impulse Powers (shot and edited by Sophia and Michael)

Out today via a Vanyaland premiere is a music video for The Impulse Powers song, Knutsford that was shot by Michael and directed/edited by Sophia. The video was shot in the wilds of Knutsford, England (…oh wait, that’s just Waltham, MA) with two amazing kids. The video reflects reminiscing about youth …

Music Video for Anda Volley (shot and edited by Michael and Sophia) “If I Turn into a Black Rose”

Out today, a music video that we shot and edited for Anda Volley! We shot this in a few hours in the wilds of Cambridge one August afternoon: Read Anda’s blog about the video, excerpt: “Porcelain Dalya dances, making wavelets with her arms in the sun-dappled, glowing background. She is …

Do Not Forsake Me Oh My Darling ‘The Prisoner’ tribute “Episode 15: The Girl Who Was Death”

Debuting over at BoingBoing today is our brand-new music video for “Episode 15: The Girl Who Was Death.” It’s the second The Prisoner recreation we’ve done (“Episode 1: Arrival” was a  nearly-identical recreation of the opening sequence) – this time we took on the iconic “You Have Just Been Poisoned” …

USA Today’s Popcandy premieres new Do Not Forsake Me Oh My Darling music video!

We are so excited that USA Today’s POPCANDY blog premiered our brand-new Do Not Forsake Me Oh My Darling music video for the song “EPISODE 10: LIVING IN HARMONY”  The entire video was shot at 5 Wits “Espionage” immersive adventure at Patriot Place in Foxborough, Mass. Kelly Davidson was our cinematographer. The song …

Endation “Staab” music video produced by Sophia Cacciola, Directed by Michael J. Epstein premieres on Vanyaland!

Sophia and I have made a lot of music videos of our own and we’ve appeared in many music videos made for others. Now, however, for the first time ever, a music video we made for someone else! Endation‘s “Staab” music video features one of our TEN co-conspirators, Leah Principe, …

Space Balloons “Hovercraft Full of Eels” video

Hello Earth children! We Balloononians are in the final stages of completing a music-based TV show for your Earth television. In the meantime, we thought we should share some home videos we took while on an excursion in our favorite form of local transport, a “Hovercraft Full of Eels.” We …

Launch Over Casting Call – Music Video 7/21

casting extras for Endation music video July 21st – have 11am-4pm available Location: Allston 15-20 extras needed – must be available for the full time. Physical needs: must be able to fall down/collapse independently repeatedly. In addition we will need some extras to act as light assistants on the shoot which will entail …

Launch Over Casting Call: Music Video / Short Film 7/7

Casting extras with side-show/circus skills/looks for short film/music video:July 7th – 10AM – 6 PM, Location: South Boston 15-20 extras needed – must be available for the full time (10AM – 6 PM) We are looking for: -circus/sideshow performers with the following skills (and other similar – if you have …

So you want to be in pictures? Help us make a new music video for The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library’s “The Violinist”

PERCENT COMPLETE: 24% We’ve had a great time crowdsourcing vocals before for The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library, so we figured we’d give video a shot! We’re making a new video in which the faces of 50 (or more) people are composited together singing our song to form a single …

What did we make in 2012? A brief recap

I’ll post a full year summary soon, but here’s just a quick recap of what we managed to put out this year. Our original goal was to release 10 albums/EPs in 2012. We got a little sidetracked making movies and partaking in other adventures, but we came close. Here’s what …