Sophia and Michael’s 2013 in Review!

Sophia & Michael hard at work 2013 was a weird and wonderful year of many projects of the film and music variety. Here is the past: 2012 Review – 2011 Review Before we get started, we made a few year-End Lists/Summaries:http://wzlx.cbslocal.com/2013/12/30/bostonemissions-favoritesoftheyear2013/ http://trainwreckdsociety.com/2014/01/ and Sophia told Trainwreckd Society what her favorite albums of 2013 …

The Motion Sick’s reunion show videos! July 13, 2013 with Parks, The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library, This Blue Heaven, Wash Pool

The Motion Sick had a blast returning to the stage at Brighton Music Hall! It was a lot of fun to get to do it again and to share the evening with all of you. Here are some videos of all of the bands from the night. Special thanks to …

The Motion Sick plays “30 Lives” and “Grace Kelly” on Boston Emissions with Anngelle Wood

It’s the first performance by The Motion Sick in 3 years! Travis, Matt, and I played two songs on Boston Emissions with Anngelle Wood in celebration of our reunion show at Brighton Music Hall on July 13th. Check it! If you are a foolish person and want to just skip …

Which “30 Lives” is better? The Motion Sick vs. Imagine Dragons

All the kids keep tweeting about this band Imagine Dragons’ song “30 Lives,” but let’s not forget who had a song called “30 Lives” first kids! Is ours better? Well, it definitely has more dancing bear mascots and 80s movie/Konami code references. See The Motion Sick reunion show – July …

Sophia and Michael’s 2012 in Review – TEN, DNFMOMD, MJEML, Darling Pet Munkee, Space Balloons, and more…

2012 Recap!Okay, 2012 was a big one. Here’s 2011, that was big too, but different. After last year, we had the lofty goal of releasing 10 albums in 2012. We would have done it too, if we didn’t get a little sidetracked around September with making a movie! We released …

RIP Brent Grulke. My interview with him from 2009: How does one get a SXSW Showcase?

Brent Grulke, Creative Director of SXSW music died at the young age of 52. I have had mixed feelings about SXSW for a long time, but it’s undeniably the case that it has become the defining showcase festival for young bands. It will be interesting to see if/how it changes. …

The Motion Sick’s “Grace Kelly” now available for play in Rock Band! How do I do singing it for the first time?

UPDATE 8/9/12 – “Grace Kelly” is now available on PS3 as well as XBox (“30 Lives” is available on both as well.) A very kind review: http://www.rockbandaide.com/17070/rbn-highlights-trial-by-fire-the-motion-sick-death-of-the-cool/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rbn-highlights-trial-by-fire-the-motion-sick-death-of-the-cool http://www.rockband.com/blog/new-to-rbn-8912 We had previously unveiled “30 Lives” for Rock Band and I even gave a go at singing it (spoiler: I got a 96% …

Strange Vids Featuring TMS: Young woman grows a mustache to “I Grew A Mustache”

I support the growing trend of women finding ways to grow mustaches. This innovative young woman has apparently developed an elixir for just the occasion. One sip of the elixir plus a few rounds of calisthenics and her lip is warm all winter long. Even better, she performs this feat …

Strange Vids Featuring TMS: The 30 Lives of Haruhi Suzumiya

It has been a while since we’ve posted an entry in the Strange Vids Featuring TMS column. It’s not actually that there aren’t more videos to post, it’s just that other things have been higher priority…that is until this amazingly awesome video! It’s an AMV featuring clips from Haruhi Suzumiya and it really …