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July 2013 Blog Posts (65)

J.I.Z.M.

I hope everyone is enjoying July International Zine Month.  I updated my zine's info on it's website, Facebook page, We Make Zines page and ZineWiki.  All links for Cadillac Girl are below incase you want to make a visit : )

- www.cadillacgirlzine.webs.com

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Added by Mel W. on July 16, 2013 at 7:21pm — No Comments

7-th One (cd preview #8 and 9)

My new CD is just about officially out. There are 14 songs. Though you can't hear them yet, you can hear others from me and my guitar, that have the same style, tempo, and feeling. Here's a first look - all songs performed in the: 'THIS GUITAR IS AS GOOD AS A BAND' voice and guitar style.



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8 Tears On My Pillow: The great ballad made famous by Little Anthony and the Imperials. This one changes keys from B flat to C. (Bradford,… Continue

Added by Tom Hendricks on July 16, 2013 at 3:58pm — No Comments

Quest for this Week's Quizzical Quiz Question

The answer to, and winner (if any) for, our last contest question of:

This long word means a long word. Name it.

IS:

What's this gizmo for: "Illudium Q-36 Explosive Space Mod-u-la-tor"

This week's winner was Toad Ra from San Jose, CA. Seems the rest of you had your brains on "stunned'



Now on to a new Q.: Win a copy of my NEW cd CALLED ‘30′! – (first anti-band CD) or my NEWER cd CALLED ‘NEXT”(‘06) or my NEWEST cd CALLED ‘THIRDS” (May ‘07) or my MORE NEWEST cd… Continue

Added by Tom Hendricks on July 16, 2013 at 11:09am — No Comments

Sayings of Eddie Art (on the state of the arts)

Sayings of Eddie Art (on the state of the arts)

State of the Arts: Decades of blandness and hype



When music starts opposing what rock has become instead of falling into it’s generic molds, then it’ll be exciting again. (and i’ll be impressed.)



Auto tune does for music what photography did for art.



Bar Name: Moonlight Over The City



There is a difference in the arts, between new and exciting and old and redundant.



Hollywood where people… Continue

Added by Tom Hendricks on July 15, 2013 at 11:24am — No Comments

7th one - CD preview Song #7

My new CD is just about officially out. There are 14 songs. Though you can't hear them yet, you can hear others from me and my guitar, that have the same style, tempo, and feeling. Here's a first look - all songs performed in the: 'THIS GUITAR IS AS GOOD AS A BAND' voice and guitar style.

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7 Dumb Dumb: Lively original instrumental with a "Hey!" chorus.



Can't hear this one yet; but here's another upbeat original instrumental with some… Continue

Added by Tom Hendricks on July 15, 2013 at 10:36am — No Comments

Weekly Quiz

The answer to, and winner (if any) for, our last contest question of:

This long word means a long word. Name it.

IS:

Ses·qui·pe·da·li·an [And for extra fun, here's the word for FEAR of long words: hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia

We had no correct eligible answers. Seems you came up short on this one!



Now on to a new Q.: Win a copy of my NEW cd CALLED ‘30′! – (first anti-band CD) or my NEWER cd CALLED ‘NEXT”(‘06) or my NEWEST cd CALLED ‘THIRDS” (May ‘07) or my… Continue

Added by Tom Hendricks on July 11, 2013 at 9:48pm — No Comments

Beaney A Short History

Beaney A Short History

Added by Jacob Louis Beaney on July 11, 2013 at 4:00pm — No Comments

July Distro Update

Welcome to summer. As you know, July is International Zine Month and we're celebrating. We're bringing on a bunch of new zines and replenishing a lot of old favorites…

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Added by Antiquated Future on July 11, 2013 at 2:30pm — No Comments

7th one - CD preview Song #6

My new CD is just about officially out. There are 14 songs. Though you can't hear them yet, you can hear others from me and my guitar, that have the same style, tempo, and feeling. Here's a first look - all songs performed in the: 'THIS GUITAR IS AS GOOD AS A BAND' voice and guitar style.

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6 S.Y.W.T.B.A.R.N.R.S. : Stands for So You Want To Be A Rock N Roll Star, a song made popular by the Byrds. Note the middle lead - I'm proud of it.… Continue

Added by Tom Hendricks on July 11, 2013 at 9:12am — No Comments

7th One - CD preview Song #4,5

My new CD is just about officially out. There are 14 songs. Though you can't hear them yet, you can hear others from me and my guitar, that have the same style, tempo, and feeling. Here's a first look - all songs in the 'THIS GUITAR IS AS GOOD AS A BAND' voice and guitar style.

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4 Morning: The first of two short original instrumentals - a great wake up song.

5 Night : The 2nd of two. The music is more dark, like the night.



Can't… Continue

Added by Tom Hendricks on July 9, 2013 at 2:56pm — No Comments

Two Questions (poem)

Two Questions (poem)
I asked myself,
“What does this mean?”
Then I replied,
“Who is this asking?”

Added by Tom Hendricks on July 9, 2013 at 10:35am — No Comments

One False Move #1 -- my first ever zine -- out now!

I just finished making my first ever zine, One False Move, yesterday, and today I was photocopying and folding, and sending off a few copies. 

I've had this profile for a while but never until now actually gone through with making one! 



It's a perzine about my life and my studies (I'm doing a PhD at…

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Added by Het Phillips on July 8, 2013 at 3:00pm — 2 Comments

7-th One (cd preview #3)

My new CD is just about officially out. There are 14 songs. Though you can't hear them yet, you can hear others from me and my guitar, that have the same style, tempo, and feeling. Here's a first look - all songs in the 'THIS GUITAR IS AS GOOD AS A BAND' voice and guitar style.

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3 Because: Another hit from the mid 60's. This one made famous by the Dave Clark 5 (Clark)



Can't hear that yet, but you can hear another British Invasion love… Continue

Added by Tom Hendricks on July 8, 2013 at 9:39am — No Comments

Top 10 Reasons I Love Zines

1-I can light them on fire and throw them in a gallon of gasoline and throw it into a store filled with flammable zines and watch it burn to the ground.

2-I can come up to people and be like "Hey!Hey look!Look at me!Hey!I have a zine!Isnt that great?I'm so amazing!Look at my zine!Look!Look at me!Look!Over here!Hey!"

3-I can sell drugs to people through my zine using encrypted messages,or soak LSD in ink and paint pages with it and mail them into prisons,using freedom of speech…

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Added by bobby madness on July 8, 2013 at 8:33am — No Comments

IZM 2013 Progress

My housemates and I had friends over on July 4th for basically the entire day so I fell a day behind. It's OK though, I'm sure I'll catch up - I can tell you're worried.

*Re-read your favorite zines

I gave away my zine collection 4 years ago, and then again 2 years ago - although that second time I did keep a handful. So I selected from them and from others more recently acquired:

Barefoot and in the Kitchen #2 - When i first got this, I…

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Added by JohnTheVegan on July 8, 2013 at 7:43am — No Comments

IZM - Day Six

OMG...I think I'm actually committed to this thing. Feel free to stop by and check out my IZM Week One Recap here. I have a current checklist (accountability), a note about the Day 6 ZineWiki thing, and a little squee about my one of my favorite zines evar. <3

Added by Betty on July 6, 2013 at 9:26pm — No Comments

Listen to my Warning (Kid's poem)

Listen to my warning (kid’s poem)

Listen to my warning -
the TRUTH this time.

If you slide down the bannister
that floor at the bottom
falls away and you
drop like a stone
to a dark monster’s cave.
Then since you’re gone
the trap closes shut
and no one misses you ….

so listen to your MOM!

Added by Tom Hendricks on July 6, 2013 at 10:00am — No Comments

IZM - Day Five

Heyo, two more blog posts here, including a cover photo of my 24 hour zine challenge zine. I'm not going to be reprinting the current version, but I am going to be making better versions for trade...probably this week. Stay tubed.

Added by Betty on July 5, 2013 at 7:58pm — 2 Comments

Some Music Rebellion on July Fourth

Music for the last few decades has been OK. It's been professionally done and auto tuned so the notes are on pitch; but it has not been very exciting. What we need on this July 4th is a little rebellion in the music in the country. Not more of a music chart with a downhill arrow.

Music needs something to challenge it or upset it, or get it excited again. We've had the bland for decades, what we need is something like Elvis or The Beatles. Something out of left field that really shakes… Continue

Added by Tom Hendricks on July 4, 2013 at 6:27pm — No Comments

Zine Month discounts!

Use coupon code ZINEMONTH in the TangleStore for a 15% discount on all orders until July 31st.

Use coupon code ZINEMONTH at ETPrintworks for a discount of £1 when you place an order of £5…

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Added by TangleCrafts on July 4, 2013 at 8:23am — No Comments

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