Thursday, June 04, 2009
Mike Sophia's song "Cow" was one of my favorite songs from the 2007 edition of the 365 Days Project, a wacky ode to our bovine friends sporting lo-fi Casio-phonic production, ridiculous sound effects, and an irresistible sing-along melody. But who was this cracked genius?
Well, it looks like Los Angeles' Mr. Sophia might be on his way to stardom. A month or so ago, he put up a
featuring a few other songs besides "Cow." None are as wonderfully weird as "Cow" but "I Love You" is now my second-favorite Mike Sophia song due it's catchy tune.
And in a new indie film "Adventures of Power" that's apparently doing quite well on the festival circuit he performs - yes! - a new (if too short) live version of his sure-to-be Oscar winning song:
Sophia's method of handing his demo cd to location film crews he sees around town appears to be working.
Or maybe he just cast love spells on the film crews...