Bad Moves - The Verge

Special thanks to Torrie's Restaurant!

Jeff Rosenstock - Pash Rash

Produced and Directed by Benjamin Epstein + David Combs

Special thanks to DC9!

MARTHA - PRECARIOUS (SUPERMARKET SONG)

PRODUCED AND DIRECTED by Ben Epstein + David Combs
(Baby Pony Food Productions: 
http://www.babyponyfood.com )

STARRING Ariana Stone + Lizz Mazer

VIDEOGRAPHY, EDITING, & EFFECTS by Ben Epstein

FEATURING (in order of appearance):
Sandy Fulton
Daoud Tyler Ameen
Katie Park
Jay Johnson
Marshall Pearson
Felix Donate-Perez
Jasper Saah
Molly Beckett
Razi Esther
Aaron Posner
Jerome King
David Combs
Nick Popovici
Kevin Titty
Jon Rybicki
Cynthia Schemmer
Sam Cook-Parrott
Jeff Bolt
Holly Poole
Baby Jean Helgerson
Ben Epstein

STUNT DIRECTOR:
Sean Wheeler

HAT TECHNICIAN:
April Fales

KEY GRIP: 
Chris Mantz

SPECIAL THANKS to Matt + Little Red Fox, Sarah King, & Radiator Hospital

JEFF ROSENSTOCK - WAVE GOODNIGHT

THE MAX LEVINE ENSEMBLE - MY VALERIAN

Nov 5, 2015

Produced and Directed by Ben Epstein + David Combs

Starring Emma Cleveland, Erika Hedin & The Max Levine Ensemble

"My Valerian" is from the Max Levine Ensemble's LP "Backlash, Baby." Available from Lame-O Records and Rumbletowne Records.

Cinematography, Editing, Rotoscoping & Visual Effects by Ben Epstein

Animation by Ben Levin

Various Trouble Makers (in order of appearance) played by Ariana Stone, Rio Grande, Kit Wagner, Chris Keller, Chris Mantz, Sharad Satsangi, Sandy Fulton, Marshall Pearson, Sharena Hagins, Mary Wright, Ali Newhart

Additional Camera Work by Mary Wright

Key Grip work by Chris Mantz & Fil Mako

Music by the Max Levine Ensemble

Guest vocals + keyboards by Sheena Ozella & Jeff Rosenstock

Engineering, Post Production, Additional Writing, Instrumentation & Wizardy by Joe Mitra

Special Thanks to Union Arts, Studio 69, Richie Howard, MJ Regaldo, Kevin Erickson, Robin Bell, Daniel Lazovick, Elizabeth Piper Board & Binh Ngo.

SPRAYNARD - BURIED

Jul 17, 2015


Filmed, Directed, and Edited by Benjamin Epstein and David Combs.

Special thanks to Grand Slam USA.

Purchase 'Mable' at www.jadetree.merchnow.com

SPOONBOY - FREE YER MIND, SQUARE

June 4, 2014

Produced by Benjamin Epstein and David Combs
Directed by Benjamin Epstein
Starring Al Acosta, David Combs, and Dru Edmondson as themselves
Videography and Editing by Benjamin Epstein
Head Technical Director - Fil Mako
Technical Music Director - Sandy Fulton
Getaway Driver - Nick Popovici

WORRIERS - CHASING

Aug 28, 2015

Produced + Directed by Ben Epstein + David Combs.

Featuring an appearance by Emilyn Brodsky (emilynbrodsky.net) as well as members of Model Train Wreck. 

From Imaginary Life on Don Giovanni Records.
Produced by Laura Jane Grace.

Visit the official Don Giovanni Records website:
http://dongiovannirecords.com/

THE MAX LEVINE ENSEMBLE - SUN'S EARLY RAYS

Oct 20, 2015

Produced and Directed by Ben Epstein + David Combs


Starring Katie Alice Greer, Sharad Satsangi & The Max Levine Ensemble

"Sun's Early Rays" is from the Max Levine Ensemble's LP "Backlash, Baby." Available from Lame-O Records and Rumbletowne Records.

Cinematography, Editing, Rotoscoping & Visual Effects by Ben Epstein

Goons (in order of appearance) played by Emma Cleveland, Luis Jr., Thomas Rossi, Erika Hedin, Chris Keller, Rio Grande, Sandy Fulton, Chris Rasley, Kit Wagner, Pierrette Montone & Ariana Stone

Chump #2 played by Danny Saperstein

Stunt Driving by Danny Saperstein & Katie Alice Greer

World Destroying Props by Nick Popovici

World Destroying Charts by Sara Lautman

Location Scouting, Body Double & Additional Camera Work by Jake Lazovick

Key Grip work by Chris Mantz

Music by the Max Levine Ensemble w/ guest keyboards from Jeff Rosenstock

Engineering, Post Production, Additional Writing, Instrumentation & Wizardy by Joe Mitra

Special Thanks to the Copycat, Above the Bayou & Hole in the Sky

Spoonboy - Great Mistake Maker

Produced by Benjamin Epstein & David Combs
Directed, Edited & Rotoscoped by Benjamin Epstein

"Great Mistake Maker" appears on the split 7" w/ The Goodbye Party released by Silver Sprocket Records is available at: 
http://store.silversprocket.net/collections/vinyl/products/spoonparty

And can be downloaded here:
https://spoonboy.bandcamp.com/album/the-goodbye-party-split-7

The "Great Mistake Dancers" are:

Allison Aguilar
Erika Beveridge
Val Brown
Emma Cleveland
Lindsay Eyth
Elizabeth Falcon
Tiffany Ford
Andy Gardner
Melissa King
Ben Levin
Chase Knobbe
Patrick Matanle
Joe Mitra
Brandon Moses
Daniel John Munoz
Donna Ramone
Joshua Redman
Rebecca Redman
Dave Rizo
Milo Royal
Ariana Stone
Kit Wagner
Lauren Woody

On this song Spoonboy is:

David Combs - guitars, vocals
Michael Cantor - bass, vocals
Mike Harpring - drums
Emma Cleveland - cello, violin
John Slavin - keys, trumpet
Theo Hilton - vocals
Althea Baird - vocals 

Recorded by Peter Helmis at Studio P at Big Mama's Warehouse. 
Mastered by Will at Dead Air Studios
Technical help from Steve Steckler, Joe Mitra, Denny Muller, & Dave Eck.

THE MAX LEVINE ENSEMBLE - BACKLASH, BABY

Feb 19, 2016

Produced and Directed by Ben Epstein & David Combs

Starring Katie Alice Greer, Sharad Satsangi, Sharena Hagins, Marshall Pearson, & The Max Levine Ensemble

"Backlash, Baby" is from the Max Levine Ensemble's LP "Backlash, Baby." Available from Lame-O Records and Rumbletowne Records.

Editing & Visual Effects by Ben Epstein

Cinemetography & Rotoscoping by Ben Epstein & Mary Wright

Goons (in order of appearance) played by Chris Keller, Rio Grande, John Horner, Ariana Stone, Sandy Fulton, Kit Wagner, Chris Mantz, Thomas Rossi & Mary Wright

Special Agents (in order of appearance) played by Katie Park, Allison Aguilar, Zach Wall, Mike Liszweski, Jacqueline Keller, Frank Gomez, Lauren Padgett, Kri Van Sloun, JC Parker, Kevin Tit, Jon Weiss, Katie Nye, Elsbeth Purdy & Rosendo Flores

Body Double + Stunts by Sandy Fulton

Music by the Max Levine Ensemble w/ guest keyboards from Jeff Rosenstock

Engineering, Post Production, Additional Writing, Instrumentation & Wizardy by Joe Mitra

Exra special thanks to Ariana Stone, Thomas Rossi + Owen Wuerker

SOMNIA - LOUD ONE

Jul 21, 2016

From the album "How the Moon Shines on the Shit."

Produced and Directed by Ben Epstein + David Combs.

Featuring: Joyce Manor, Thin Lips, Jack Gray, Frances Quinlan, Jake Ewald, Mattie Jo Canino, Erica Freas & David Combs

SPOONBOY - THE DISPOSSESSED

February 10, 2014

Produced and Directed by WIlliam Holloway, David Combs, & Benjamin Epstein
(CW: depictions of relationship conflict)

"The Dispossessed" appears on a split LP with Colour Me Wednesday on Lauren Records and is available at:
http://www.lauren-records.com/lr37-spoonboy-colour-me-wednesday-split-lp/

You can also download the record at:
https://spoonboy.bandcamp.com/album/colour-me-wednesday-split-lp

VIDEOGRAPHY by
William Holloway & Benjamin Epstein

EDITING & ROTOSCOPING by
Benjamin Epstein

LINE DANCERS
Syd Browning
Emma Cleveland
Willa Rae Culpepper
Dru Edmonson
Elizabeth Falcon
Bob Hayes
Aaron Goggans
Pierette Montone
Jordan Oeste

BREAK UP PARTY GOERS
Clive Barker
Dante Belzer
Leigh Bergman-Powell
Erika Beveridge
John "Toast" Blundell
Christine Cunniff
Benjamin Epstein
Chase Felker
Sharena Hagins
Cameron Hartofelis
Lillie Harris
Katie Kaufman
Barbetta Jones
Scott Jones
Raven Demi Lake
Noel Manzullo
Jake McDaniel
Patrick O’Brien
Anderson Oerth
Joey Patchan
Andrew Robinson
Clove Roses
Rob Santucci
Ariana Stone
Daoud Tyler Ameen
Kit Wagner
Eric Whatevr
Steph Zazanis

NOT PICTURED
Al Budd
Tara Robles
Rebecca Helgerson
Holly Poole-Kavana
Screaming Baby Jean

CHOREOGRAPHER
Aaron Goggans

LETTERING
Lindsay Eyth

DIRECTOR OF BALLOONS
SweetDee Frostbutter

IN LOVING MEMORY OF
Lulu the Dog

THANKS TO
The Rocketship

On this recording Spoonboy is David Combs, Michael Cantor, Mike Harpring, Emma Cleveland, & Theo Hilton

Recorded by Peter Helmis at Studio P at Big Mama's Warehouse.
Mastered by Dead Air Studios.
Technical help from Dave Eck, Steve Steckler, Joe Mitra & Denny Muller.