We Are The 99%

CHANGE LOG

Because we make so many regular changes to the Prose, Poetry and Gigs pages, we are no longer mentioning these changes here. Check the respective pages for updates.


1700802 - Posted a bunch of live clips from 2017.

1700711 - Posted a bunch of live clips by Snake and Vic Wotherspoon, 2017.

170706 - Posted Snake's entire feature performance from the Milton Art Center, Milton, MA,
      April 6, 2017.

170629 - Posted Snake's entire feature performance from the Fireside Coffeehouse, Norwood, MA,
      September 25, 2016.

170621 - Posted news about a special on-line house concert in conjunction with World Wide Music Day, in
      which Snake will be a participant.

170122 - Posted a bunch of live clips by Snake and Vic Wotherspoon, 2015 and 2016.

161230 - Posted Snake's entire feature performance from the Sandywoods Center for the Arts, Tiverton, RI,
      December 20, 2016, as well as news about another new IMG compilation which includes Stephen's brilliant       Monkey Demon, as performed by Orpheus.

161224 - Posted news about several album projects currently in the works, as well as the original demo of
      Lesley's World by Lesley Miller.

160415 - Posted news about the official DVD release of Moonwalkers.

160229 - Posted several live clips by Snake, 2015 and 2016.

160220 - Established a new Records page, covering 2015 to the present.

151230 - Posted several more clips from 2014 and 2015.

151220 - Posted two live clips by Snake, 2011 and 2015.

151124 - Posted a live clip by Andy & Judy (with Snake accompanying) from John Henry's Hammer, 2015.

150717 - Posted news about another new IMG compilation, this one including Brown Arms In Houston by
      Orpheus and Whiskey Waltz by Stephen.

150716 - Posted news about the passing of Kevin "K.P." Burke. Also posted live clips by Two Foot Lamb
      Door
, performed live at UMASS in 1969 and 1970.

150715 - Posted news about, and a clip from, another cover version of Can't Find The Time. This is an a capella
      version from 1971 by Pastimes.

150607 - Posted another batch of tracks, recorded live in 2010 through 2015.

150601 - Posted a lot of tracks, recorded live in 2010 through 2015.

150528 - Posted news about the placement of The Man in a movie. Snake co-wrote and co-produced the original
      recording, and also was part of the group which performed it.

150515 - Posted news about, and several clips from, Andy and Judy's new CD, Follow Your Dream.
      Also posted news about, and a clip from, another cover version of Can't Find The Time.

150414 - Posted ten more songs from 2010 and 2011, live in Roslindale.

150324 - Posted news about Snake's major surgery, this being the reason there haven't been any recent updates.
      Also added two new songs from 2015.

141129 - Posted five more songs from 2014.

141120 - Posted a lot of new songs, recorded live in 2012, 2013 and 2014.

141007 - Posted a lot of new songs, recorded live at Roslindale, John Henry's Hammer, the Acton Jazz Cafe, the
      Colonial Inn and Live from Center Stage.

141007 - Posted news about, and a video clip from, our performance of John The Revelator from the Lakota
      Kidz
benefit, as well as news about and a link to a video from Colette O'Connor's live streamed concert at
      Live From Center Stage, where she was accompanied by Snake.

140928 - Posted news and info about a new UK compilation which includes Swamp Rat by Kenny and the
      Night Riders
.

140915 - Posted some more new songs from 2014.

140912 - Posted news about working with lap slide guitarist Robin Huer, as well as some new live tracks.

140827 - Posted some more new songs from 2014.

140729 - Posted some more new songs from 2014.

140702 - Posted some new songs from 2014.

140625 - Posted some new songs from 2012.

140618 - Posted a bunch of new songs from 2013 and 2014.

140611 - Posted news about the release of John Olivere's CD Songs My Friends Wrote.

140605 - Added an Alphabetic Index by Artist of the audio selections on this site.

140528 - Posted many new audio clips from 2012 through 2014. Also posted news about the release of
      Andy and Judy Daigle's new CD Dragonfly; Snake accompanied the duo on all of these tracks.

140428 - Posted news about the acquisition of an Asian release of the first Orpheus album.

140425 - Posted notice of Stephen's injury, and a cautionary note regarding a so-called "Orpheus Reunion" to
      take place at Mechanics Hall in Worcester in May.

140106 - Posted an update to our previously-mentioned cautionary note with regard to the so-called "Orpheus
      Reunion." Also posted information about, and an audio clip from, a song by Jimi Goodwin, which makes
      extensive use of the orchestration from Monkey Demon, recorded by Orpheus in 1971.

131216 - Posted a cautionary note on the news page, warning that the promotion for a supposed "Orpheus
      Reunion" to be held in February is fraudulent. Neither Stephen, Snake, Harry nor Jack will be attending or
      performing.

131111 - Posted news about another new IMG compilation, this one including Snake's tune A Little Game by
      Barbara St. Pierre.

131110 - Posted news about the passing of Carmella (Gosselin) Morris, who was a member of The Chanelles.
      Snake and Tom Zagryn recorded this duo in 1964.

130923 - Posted news of another new IMG compilation, this one including By The Size Of My Shoes by
      Orpheus. Also added some more content to the Orpheus page as well as Chart data from Billboard, Cash
      Box
and Record World showing Orpheus, and links to a whole raft of local charts.

130705 - Posted another newly-discovered live Orpheus recording! Listen to Just Got Back here!

130611 - Posted news about two new IMG collections that include songs relevant to us. Check them out in the
      IMG Catalog, which you can access from the swag page.

130426 - Posted two new audio tracks, Shalla by Orpheus and Sweet Survivor by Rick Fetters. Info is here
      (scroll down).

130420 - Posted news about the passing of JoAnn (Gagliano) McFarland, one of the co-founders of the original
      Orpheus fan club.

130402 - Posted a rare live recording - Congress Alley by Orpheus, live at Brandeis, March 23, 1968.

130325 - Did some much-needed catching up over the last few days. Added several news items, primarily about
      new releases from IMG. We moved some others around as well, to correct the chronological order of their
      release. We also entered these in the Records section, posted audio clips from each, and added them to the
      IMG catalog.

130108 - Posted news about, and clips from, a new digital IMG release called Penny To The Minstrel, Vol. 1.

130102 - Posted news about, and a clip from, a new cover of Can't Find The Time by an artist named Mike Rey.
      You can find album art on the cover versions page of the Records section.

121204 - Posted news about, and clips from, a new digital IMG release of the original monaural tracks from the
      very first Orpheus album. Also posted news about the forthcoming Congress Alley Reunion Concert
      to be held on March 30, 2013 at The Raven in Worcester.

121019 - Posted a new track by Colette O'Connor entitled Writing In The Sand, produced by Snake who also
      plays bass on it. Also posted a remix of Sooner Or Later. Listen to them here.

121016 - Reorganized the recent entries in the Records section.

121015 - Posted news about, and two clips from, a new CD release by Andy and Judy Daigle entitled
      Riverbend. Snake accompanied them on bass on the two posted tracks. Also posted news about our
      forthcoming feature at the Beachfire in Hull.

120829 - Posted a new track by Colette O'Connor entitled Sooner Or Later, produced by Snake who also plays
      bass on it. Listen to it here.

120817 - Posted several poetry readings by Snake from The Chronicles of Ikhnon, recorded at WORD: Spoken
      and Sung 2012
.

120801 - Posted news about, and several clips from, a new digital release by Michael Gutierrez-May entitled
      Carrots, Geese and the Dead Leprechaun; we had a hand in it. Check it out - it's truly unique!

120702 - Posted news about, and several tracks from, a new CD entitled The Heart's No Place For Hate. Check it
      out!

120531 - Posted more live recordings from the Catbird Café. Give a listen to them here.

120523 - Posted a live recording from the Catbird Café, when we were joined by Ed "the Duke of Uke" DeFord.
      Give a listen to Georgie Buck.

120326 - Posted clips from a recent concert by Peter, Paul and Mary tribute group Rick, Andy & Judy,
      accompanied by Snake on bass. Access them here. Also posted notice about Colette O'Connor's upcoming
      concert, when she will be accompanied by Snake. Check the news page.

120323 - Posted information about another IMG compilation that includes Orpheus and Stephen Martin. Access
      it here.

120319 - Posted another new studio recording; give a listen to Black Beauty Blues.

120313 - Posted an ad from the 1969 Montgomery Ward Christmas Catalog featuring Orpheus. Find it under
      "1969" on the "Pics" page.

120203 - Posted a new studio recording; give a listen to Stevie Ray.

120202 - Posted news about a live version of Stephen's song Lucianne, performed by Bruce MacKay and
      Friends
. Posted the song as well.

111210 - Posted another song from Colette O'Connor's forthcoming album Writing In The Sand. Access it here.

111206 - Posted news about the passing of John Lincoln Wright.

111104 - Posted news about, and a song from, a forthcoming CD by Colette O'Connor, produced by Snake.

111017 - Posted news about the release of a new IMG compilation that includes Can't Find The Time. Also
      posted our support for the Occupy movement.

111013 - Added the "We Are the 99%" graphic to several pages on this site.

111004 - Posted news about, and access info for, a forthcoming Internet radio show from the University of
      Wisconsin (Eau Claire)
featuring Orpheus. Also posted info about our upcoming feature at Roslindale
      Open Mike
.

110924 - Posted news about our August appearance on WCUW-FM's The Folk Spot, as well as a link to
      their show segment and links to the songs that we performed. Also posted news about the reopening of
      Congress Alley in Worcester.

110905 - Posted news about, and sound clips from, two more cover versions of Can't Find The Time

110802 - Posted a live performance of Walter "The Bear" Zaremba's Torn Up Blues, news about the release of a
      DVD compilation set called Folk in New York City, Vols. 5-7 which includes two lip-synched performances by
      Orpheus, and the artwork from the DVD release of Me, Myself and Irene on the covers page.

110627 - Posted news about and a sound clip from a new cover version of Can't Find The Time

110622 - Posted news about the release of Marlowe on DVD.

110613 - Posted several of Snake's live poetry readings from WORD: SPOKEN AND SUNG, 2011. Access them
      here

110530 - Posted news about the passing of Walter "Bear" Zaremba.

110528 - Posted news about the release of Michael Gutierrez-May's new CD Fifty Miles Away. Stephen plays
      harp and provides background vocals on two tracks (clips have been posted).

110525 - Posted a bunch of new songs.

110517 - Fixed a bunch of broken links. Sorry about that!

110418 - Posted the songs from our April, 2010 appearance on the Notty Wood Show, our August, 2010
      appearance on The Folk Spot, and from Turntable (see below).

110417 - Posted the audio track from our appearance on Richie Sarno's Turntable show, Burlington Community
      Access Television. See the press page.

110415 - Posted info and artwork for another year 2000 compilation including Can't Find The Time.

110410 - Posted the soundtrack from our appearance on Hull Community Television's Cinzi Lavin Show (air date
      February 14, 2011). Access it here (scroll down a bit). Also posted the complete song performances from this
      show, which can be found here.

110316 - Posted a clip from the Devonsquare Trio's version of Can't Find The Time (see below).

110315 - Obtained and posted pics of the 8-track cartridge version of Orpheus' Ascending album. You can find
      them here (scroll down a bit). Also obtained and posted a pic of another obscure 45 RPM version of Can't Find
      The Time
, this one done in 1969 by the Devonsquare Trio. You can find it here (again, scroll down a bit).

110309 - Posted our February 27th appearance on WATD-FM's Twilight Showcase; you can access it here.

110224 - Posted another live track from our December 17 concert - access it here.

110223 - Posted news about our upcoming appearance on WATD-FM's Twilight Showcase, Sunday,
      February 27. Also fixed a couple of broken links and corrected some photo captions.

110215 - Posted an update about Stephen's appearance on WATD-FM's Twilight Showcase, January 9 and its
      "encore" presentation on February 13. Also posted the show itself, which you can access here.

110211 - Posted news about our appearance on Hull Community Television's Cinzi Lavin Show, February 14.

110207 - Posted news about IMG's release of Joyful (Orpheus' third album) on CD. Previously, this had only
      been available as a digital download.

110125 - Started posting tracks from our December 17 concert - access them here.

110106 - Posted news about Stephen's appearance on WATD-FM's Twilight Showcase, January 9.

110102 - Posted the last live track from Orpheus Reborn's 2006 performance at Johnny D's. You can access it
      here.

101222 - Posted three more live tracks by Orpheus Reborn. You can access them here. Also posted a clip
      from Alan Lorber's rendition of Hollow In The Wind, which is based on his orchestration for Doorknob
      Song
, written by Stephen and originally recorded by Orpheus. Access it here.

101212 - Posted another live track by Orpheus Reborn. Access it here

101205 - Posted another live track by Orpheus Reborn. Access it here

101130 - Posted another live track by Orpheus Reborn. Access it here

101129 - Posted news about the release of John Olivere's new CD release Silence Is Consent; Stephen plays
      harmonica on two of its tracks. Access them here

101125 - Posted another live track by Orpheus Reborn. Access it here

101123 - Posted another live track by Orpheus Reborn. Access it here

101122 - Posted two more live tracks by Orpheus Reborn. Access them here. Also posted news about the
      publication of, and an excerpt from, Alan Lorber's book Benny Allen Was A Star.

101120 - Posted news about the discovery of, and the first audio track from, some live performances by
      Orpheus Reborn

101008 - Added a bunch of photos from 2007 to the Pics page.

100909 - Added a bunch of photos from 1968, 2005 and 2006 to the Pics page.

100905 - Added a bunch of photos from 2004 and 2005 to the Pics page.

100826 - Posted scans of both sides of the original MGM Golden Circle release of Orpheus' Can't Find The Time
      and Brown Arms In Houston from 1974. Also posted a shot of the CD insert from the Lee Andrews release
      referenced below.

100824 - Posted a scan of a production copy of Gregory Havrilak's 1972 recording Proud Woman, written by
      Stephen, thanks to Alan Lorber. See it here. Also posted info on a new Passtime release by Lee Andrews
      called Lee Andrews & the Hearts On Congress Alley (Vintage III). This includes the 1973 track of Stephen's
      tune, recorded by Congress Alley.

100820 - We've obtained a copy of the 8-track cartridge release of Orpheus' Joyful album, and posted photos.
      You can find them here (scroll down a bit). Also posted news about three new IMG compilations; we've
      added details to the IMG Catalog page and the Records section.

100816 - Posted an archived audio track of our appearance on WCUW-FM;s Folk Spot, hosted by Deb Barron.
      Access it here

100814 - Posted news about the discovery of, and a sound clip of, still another obscure cover version of
      Can't Find The Time

100729 - Posted info and label pics of an Argentine release of Orpheus songs in the 1967-1971 section of the
      Records page; added the Villagers version of Just A Little Bit to the Cover Versions of Orpheus Songs
      page.

100727 - Posted news about the airing of Stephen and the Snake Live at the Catbird Café, a half-hour show, on
      Burlington Community Access Television. An interview with Richie Sarno will be aired during August on his
      Turntable show on the same channels. More details can be found in the news posting.

100725 - Posted news about the passing of "Ozzie" Marinelli. Also corrected some dates and made one
      addition to the 1972-2004 section of the Records page.

100723 - Found and posted two ads promoting Orpheus from Cash Box Magazine, 1968 and 1969. Access them
      here.

100720 - Posted news about the discovery of another obscure cover version of Can't Find The Time; also added
      some new pics to the Cover Versions of Orpheus Songs page.

100621 - With the help of former classmate Sue Hartt, a pic of Snake's first time on stage (1957) has been       located and posted in our Picture Gallery. Thanks, Sue!

100606 - Added the poster for our upcoming concert at the Wayside Commons (Wednesday, August 25) to the
      Gigs page.

100601 - Posted a live recording of Buried Alive With Snakes.

100427 - Fixed a bunch of broken links. Sorry about those!

100426 - Restructured the Records section for faster navigation.

100419 - Posted a live recording of One Day and a new live version of Heat Lightning. Access them here.
      Also posted news about the release of a new IMG compilation that includes Just A Little Bit, by Orpheus.

100408 - Posted a live recording of Breakdown Lane.

100405 - Posted our appearance on the Notty Wood Show, which aired on CyberstationUSA on April 1.
      You'll find it on our Press page.

100401 - Posted a live recording of Black Beauty.

100327 - Posted a live recording of The Past Is Gone.

100326 - Posted a live recording of Elephant.

100325 - Finally found the front cover graphic for Steve Drake's Cold Sweat album, and replaced the back cover
      image. Also posted a good pic of Stellwagen on the Cover Versions of Orpheus Songs page.

100319 - Made some new additions to the Cover Versions of Orpheus Songs page.

100304 - Updated the Gigs page.

100224 - Posted a plug for Snake's solo concert on March 12. Click here.

100212 - Posted news about the release of a new IMG compilation that includes Brown Arms In Houston, by
      Orpheus.

091210 - Added a page with sound clips and album art for the Cover Versions of Orpheus Songs to the Records
      section.

091124 - Posted news about a new CD from Edward DeFord, a.k.a. the Duke Of Uke, as well as several clips.

091026 - Added some new photos from 1968 to our Pics section, thanks to Janet Kaye.

091011 - Posted news about our forthcoming (Friday, November 13) concert to benefit the New England
      Wildlife Center
.

090921 - Posted news about the release of a new edition of Orpheus Ascending, including newly remixed and
      remastered tracks, as well as the release of Here's A Song © (You Might Have Missed), Volume 10.
      The latter includes Stephen's Prove My Love (Biker's Serenade).

090916 - Posted news about the discovery of a 1971 vinyl anthology that includes Brown Arms In Houston.

090901 - Posted a video from our July 10 benefit concert on the news page.

090826 - Began adding content to the Orpheus page.

090825 - Posted a live version of Heat Lightning, which you can access from here.

090821 - Posted news about the release of two new IMG compilations: Parade Of Broken Hearts, Vol. 4, which
      includes A Little Game (Even Smaller Game) by Barbara St. Pierre & Birdz Sessions, and Whiskey
      Waltz
by Stephen; and Mind Flowers, Vol. 2, which includes Even Autumn by Stephen.

090727 - Posted news about the release of a new IMG compilation, Here's A Song, Vol. 9, which includes
      Snake's tune A Little Game (Even Smaller Game) by Barbara St. Pierre & Birdz Sessions, as well as
      Stephen's Proud Woman as done by Greg Harris.

090722 - Added content to the History page.

090713 - Posted a new recording, A Little Game (Even Smaller Game) by Barbara St. Pierre and Birdz
      Sessions
, written by Snake. Listen to it here.

090707 - Added content to the Bios page.

090626 - Posted clips of two blues tunes by Basic Bear, recorded live with Snake on bass, which you can
      access from here.

090622 - Posted notice of another special show coming up on July 10. Hope to see you all there.
      Also posted a live version of Left Hand Right Hand, which you can access from here.

090428 - Do need to mention a special gig on May 3 - check the Gigs page. Be there!

090402 - Posted news about the passing of Steve Kaczorowski.

090306 - We've been adding material to the Prose and Poetry sections almost daily. We won't necessarily
      highlight these changes here because they're so frequent. Stop by often to see what's new!

090227 - Began adding content to the Poetry page.

090220 - Began adding content to the Prose page.

090122 - Posted sound clips from 1971's Big Green Pearl, by Steve Kaczorowski, and 1975's Rainbow Peddler,
      also by Steve Kaczorowski but under the pseudonym Steve Drake. See the whole weird story - start here!

090119 - Posted news about the release of another IMG CD that includes some Orpheus songs, and updated
      the IMG catalog.

090107 - Amazingly, we were able to find and post a clip of Steve Kaczorowski's version of Monkey Demon!
      Check it out!

090105 - Posted the totally strange story of Steve Kaczorowski ... you have to see this!

090101 - Posted news about the new IMG Best Of Orpheus compilation and updated the IMG catalog.

081219 - Posted news about the inclusion of Monkey Demon in the new IMG CD compilation Mind Flowers
      ...and Other Psychedelic Seductions
; updated Section 4 of the Records page and the Iris Music Group
      CD catalog.

081209 - Posted the Trak12 and Iris Music Group CD catalogs in the Swag section.

081208 - Posted news about the inclusion of Heat Lightning in the new IMG CD compilation Parade Of
      Broken Hearts, Vol. 2
; updated Section 4 of the Records page.

081205 - Posted news about, and links to, the digital releases of The Man and Song Of The Traveler by
      The College Boys.

081201 - Posted news about the digital release of Heat Lightning and Left Hand Right Hand by
      Stephen & the Snake.

081127 - Updated Gigs page, finished adding content to Records pages including cross-linking, added Records
      links to the Maps page

081109 - Added framework for Poems and Prose pages, added more content to Records page, updated Map

081103 - Started adding content to the Records page

081024 - Added content to the News and Map pages, updated the Gigs page

081020 - Established web site, added content to Music, Gigs, Contact and Changes pages