Friends of TEN: FAT – a huge success at the Toronto International Film Festival! – @Fatthefilm

We’re super excited that Mark Phinney’s Fat (IMDB) starring Mel Rodriguez, one of the most important, bravest films in a long, long time, has received a wonderful response at its premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival!  Read some of Mark’s essays to understand why this is such an important movie: …

Upcoming Shows for The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library, Do Not Forsake Me Oh My Darling, Darling Pet Munkee, Space Balloons, and our other bands

Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library Indie pop/folk ensemble[Web][Blog][Facebook][Twitter][Last.Fm][Youtube] Do Not Forsake Me Oh My Darling Noisy, bass/drum duo – songs based on ’60s spy-fi show The Prisoner [Web][Facebook][Blog][Twitter][Youtube] Darling Pet Munkee garage/surf songs about items sold in comic books [Web][Facebook Page][Blog] Past Shows

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 Story of the Song: “Small Crack” (written in a dream…)

I’ve been meaning to resume The Story of the Song, a series highlighting the stories of individual songs (or groups of songs) for a long while. After reading this Rolling Stone article today, I was inspired to tell the story of “Small Crack” by The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library. …

The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library Taping Policy

While we have informally already allowed the recording of shows and numerous people have posted live video of The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library, a recent request from Brian H. to include an MJEML show on the etree.org Live Music Archive (on Archive.org). We agreed to this request and are issuing …

Kelly Davidson captures The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library “Stranger” in front of a giant cow – acoustic tour sessions

The beautiful and talented Kelly Davidson captures The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library performing “Stranger” as part of her live acoustic sessions series (see all sessions for more of MJEML and some Do Not Forsake Me Oh My Darling videos from Summer 2010). As a rule, When you see a giant …

Kelly Davidson captures The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library “Lymph Nodes” in a field – acoustic tour sessions

The beautiful and talented Kelly Davidson captures The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library performing “Lymph Nodes” as part of her live acoustic sessions series (see all sessions for more of MJEML and some Do Not Forsake Me Oh My Darling videos from Summer 2010). This performance was captured at our …