The Color of Air podcast extensive interview with Sophia and Michael about musical and film projects

We are very pleased to announce that The Color of Air, a weekly interview podcast hosted by Greg Massi, (Baliset, ex-Kayo Dot, ex-maudlin of the Well), has released an interview with us (Sophia and Michael). The Color of Air Facebook The goal of TCoA is “to showcase, promote and have honest …

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, …

Sophia Cacciola and Michael J. Epstein on Citywide Blackout on UNregular Radio

Sophia Cacciola and Michael J. Epstein spent an hour talking about all of their projects and playing special ukulele versions of songs from Do Not Forsake Me Oh My Darling, The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library, and Space Balloons on City Wide Black Out on UNregular Radio!

The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library LaundroMatinee Session! (live video and MP3s)

We already told you how excited we were to record a video session for LaundroMatinee at French Pharmacie in Indianapolis when we were on tour in April. Now we’re doubly excited to share it with you!!! We love love love the way these sound and look! (You can also download …

The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library Receives Passim Iguana Music Fund Grant!

I am beyond excited to announce that The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library has received a very generous and very helpful grant from the Passim Iguana Music Fund.  The grant allows us the financial freedom to complete our debut album without artistic compromise.  We are delighted to have this opportunity …

Trivia: Which Finger Do I Strum the Ukulele With? Photographic Evidence Included!

This is after more than a week of healing after tour, so the effects are actually downplayed, but I still thought I might be able to gross out a few of you with the contrast between my two pointer fingers…also with controversy about whether I should call them pointer fingers …

Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library Archives: Tanya K. Palit

The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library Archives presents former band members… Tanya K. PalitExecutive Assistant to Mr. Bookman, Library Investigations Officer, guitar, vocals, and occasional violin Tanya picked up the guitar for the same reason many people do: Bangladeshi political instability (assassinations, strikes) and natural disaster (mainly flooding). Let’s just say she …

Michael J. Epstein Memorial Librarian: Rachel Leah Blumenthal

Rachel Leah BlumenthalSenior Cataloguer of Plague-Era Autobiographies, Flute When Rachel isn’t playing whatever instrument she can get her hands on – most often flute, piano, and oboe – she’s writing about science, food, or the science of food. She eats ghost chili for fun and is currently attempting to try every …

Michael J. Epstein Memorial Librarian: Susannah P.

Susannah P.Assistant Director of Returning Books on Time, Viola, Voice Hailing from Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, Susannah moved to Boston after finishing her undergraduate degree in Viola Performance at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Having studied at both Boston Conservatory and Boston University, she is now gainfully employed …