A year at RADIO (club) – celebration Saturday 10/13/12

boston phoenix covers the event! Radio (Bar Union) opened it’s doors in Union Sq. Somerville one year ago and was immediately irreplaceable – from the awesome Rocky and Hannibal paintings on the red brick walls to the Golden Smash to the grandfather clock – it feels like home. Most of all, …

Darling Pet Munkee 7/7/12 at RADIO recap! w/video and more…

Darling Pet Munkee had a total blast rocking radio on the 7th. We were sad that Johnny Angel Wendell wasn’t able to be there to partake in his two-night hoot, but it was a grand time nonetheless! In addition to the rock sets, Mike Mills from REM was in attendance! …

Darling Pet Munkee to play Night 2 of The First and Maybe Last Annual Johnny Angel Hootenanny at Radio

UPDATE: Johnny is sick and can’t make it. The official word is now: 7/7 RadioWith Eric Martin and the Illyrians, Darling Pet Munkee,  and the 360s! https://www.facebook.com/events/329900537097333/ Darling Pet Munkee will be monkeyrocking Somerville’s Radio (where we had our CD release show earlier this year) once again! Radio379-381 Somerville Ave.Somerville, Massachusetts …

Sophia’s Rock Beat: 02/03/12-03/08/12

Sophia’s Rock Beat (FB)! First! What is SRB? Sophia goes to local shows. Sophia video-records these shows. Then Sophia posts them on the internet. It’s a thing. Seriously, if you want me at your show, let me know- sophia@donotforsake.com. 2/3 Brought us to PA’s Lounge where we caught Horse Thief  (Horse …

The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library at Rock ‘N’ Roll High School! …with The Zambonis and Sarah RabDAU and Self-Employed Assassins

The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library took a trip back to high school to revisit the days of clique segregation at Radio in Somerville. Hall monitors were giving out detention, a prom king and queen were crowned, and the gym and hallways were rocked. J-Krafty, the original crafta, hosted the …

Rock n Roll High School: Sarah RabDAU & SEA, The Zambonis, MJEML, J. Krafty

Rock ‘n’ Roll High School: Clique Wars! Nerds vs. Jocks vs. Freaks! Sarah RabDAU and Self-Employed Assassins, The Zambonis, The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library, and J. Krafty take over Radio Bar in Somerville on Thursday (3/8) to finally settle who runs Barter Town! Sarah RabDAU and Self-Employed Assassins consistently …

Sophia’s Rock Beat: January 2012 part I

The return of Sophia’s Rock Beat (FB)! First! What is SRB? Sophia goes to local shows. Sophia video-records these shows. Then Sophia posts them on the internet. It’s a thing. Seriously, you want me at your show, let me know- and make it worth my while! sophia@donotforsake.com. January is going to be …

Darling Pet Munkee CD Release (Jan. 14, 2012) Recap!!!

A huge thanks friends for making our Darling Pet Munkee CD Release show a huge success!!! A tremendous thanks to all the bands, all in attendance, and to our burlesque accompaniment organized by Porcelain Dalya, featuring Strawberry-Cream Pie, Margaret, Tara Emory, and Samantha Bryan!!! We had a blast and we look forward …

Sophia’s Rock Beat: 12/09/11-12/11/11

Two weekends ago we practically moved into Radio in Union Square for a very epic weekend of ROCK. December 9th one of the umpteen bands I’m in, The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library had the absolute pleasure of playing Edrie’s birthday party at Radio with Rick Berlin and Walter Sickert …

Darling Pet Munkee “X-Ray Specs” Music Video!!!

Darling Pet Munkee is a project for which Sophia and I have teamed up with Axemunkee‘s Catherine Capozzi to write songs about items sold in the back of old comic books! I’ve been writing posts recounting the stories of the items. X-Ray Specs was a particularly odd tale. We Munkees have …