The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library played Somerville Porchfest 2015!

Photo of Porcfhest 2012 by Ryan Evans  http://www.flickr.com/photos/rhino8888/7229461834/ The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library played at Somerville Porchfest 2015! Later in the evening (we’re on around 10:45 PM), we’ll be playing the Porchfest afterparty at Cuisine en Locale. They’ve got music all day there with the afterparty starting at 6 …

Happy Thanksgiving, Happy Hanukkah, and Local Shopping!

A trio of seasonally appropriate songs for this week that we wanted to share with you again! Shift Your Shopping (full story)As customers, we are about to collectively spend a large portion of our annual shopping budget between Nov. 1 and Dec. 31. If you join us in shifting those …

Sophia Cacciola and Michael J. Epstein open for Chic Gamine at Johnny D’s – Sunday, Jun 23, 2013 8:30

Chic Gamine from Very excited to announce that Sophia and I have been added as openers (get there at 8:30 sharp!) for the wonderful Chic Gamine at Johnny D’s on Sunday June 23rd! We’ll be presenting music from a variety of our projects, kind of like what we did a while …

The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library played Somerville Porchfest 5/18/13

The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library played as part of the Somerville Porchfest! Check out these rad photos by Johnny Anguish / Daykamp Music We also participated last year, performing during the middle of our 48 Hour Film Project shoot weekend. (Some video by Bob Colby – 1, 2) Photo …

Shift Your Shopping!!! (…the song) #ShiftYourShopping

Shift Your Shopping is a large-scale campaign to get consumers to choose local and independent when making purchases this holiday season. From their “mouth” (i.e., website): As customers, we are about to collectively spend a large portion of our annual shopping budget between Nov. 1 and Dec. 31. If you …

Giving Thanks for Fred the Somerville Turkey…in song

Photo by Rachel Leah Blumenthal  A bit overdue, but you know, better late than never… Fred the Somerville Turkey has become something of a local institution. Official Turkey spokesperson Rachel Leah Blumenthal has provided us with the photo on the left. Sophia and I are, of course, bandmates with Rachel in The Michael J. Epstein …

The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library rocks Somerville!

As several of us are Somerville (MA) residents, we’re always excited when we get a chance to rock our own neighborhood. We had two shots recently – first, the Somerville ArtBeat festival, which was a blast! …and our wonderful return (this was the previous time here) to the Union Square …

Great news about Skippy T. Squirrel, The Mummified Squirrel of Somerville!

A bit back, I had mentioned the great crisis taking place in Somerville regarding the possibility that Skippy, a rare mummified squirrel’s natural habitat would be torn down in favor of attracting and housing living squirrels. Congress held an emergency session and voted unanimously to declare Skippy’s home a new …

Protect The Mummified Squirrel of Somerville!!! (Warning: Photos)

I am careful about selecting the few causes that I get behind and get vocal about, but I can’t stay quiet about this one any longer! Several months ago, there was a dead squirrel on the sidewalk near my house. (Sophia may have stepped on it even I think.) I …