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The Lost Tapes series : Heartbreak Hotel - two versions

The LOST TAPES series. (Music from the 80's and 90's re-found.)

HEARTBREAK HOTEL (two versions - one from the 90's and another recent version.

 

1. Newer (the official) version from

http://music.hunkasaurus.com/heartbreak.mp3

2.  Older (rougher unofficial lost tape version)…

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Added by Tom Hendricks on September 2, 2011 at 9:17pm — No Comments

Musea Art Quiz for 8/30/11

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

This person became the first self made billionaire in the entertainment business in 1990. Name that billionaire!

IS: David Geffen, sometimes called Hollywood;s richest man. He's known for Geffen Records, and DreamWorks SKG, Film Company.There were no correct eligible answers. Seems y'all were dreaming more than working on this one!I don’t dumb down, so please wise up!

Now on to a new Q.: Win a copy of…

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Added by Tom Hendricks on August 30, 2011 at 10:32am — No Comments

Poems written in August 2011

Poems written in August,  2011 

[poem notes in brackets like this]

 

POEMS

 

Even a journey

to the center of the earth

at some point begins

a journey back out.

 

2. [the poet does a science paper]

I'm finishing my first

scientific paper

titled, "Butterflies

Evolved From Clouds."

 

3. 

PIED PIPER OF HAMLIN ((summary)

Rats! Rats!

everyplace

They…

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Added by Tom Hendricks on August 22, 2011 at 10:02am — No Comments

Musea Art Question 8/22/11

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



First a conceptual art piece of mine (conceptual art and video to end conceptual art!) to set the atmosphere for this art question.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WneXAHfuvwc Now a conceptual art art question. This conceptual artist did a work of three white cards in a frame.  Each was an invitation to an art show at a different world art gallery, and each…

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Added by Tom Hendricks on August 22, 2011 at 9:13am — No Comments

Musea issue #181 is running late

Readers,
The August Musea, is late - really late - hasn't even started it, late.Sounds like every other zine intro right?  Summer music recording and such has put me off schedule. In the meantime go to the blog for updates or this blog, or my Facebook, or the Musea or Hunkasaurus website.
Have a great summer,Tom Hendricks (editor of the 19 year old zine Musea)

Added by Tom Hendricks on August 16, 2011 at 8:33am — No Comments

Musea Art Contest 8/15/11

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

Frank Sinatra called it his "Telly". It was the only mike he liked to record with. Name the microphone. 

IS: Neumann U47 tube microphone. For more on this famous mike:http://www.recording-microphones.co.uk/Neumann-U47-tube.shtmlWe had no correct answers - seems you were drowned out by the winds!I don’t dumb down, so please wise…

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Added by Tom Hendricks on August 15, 2011 at 4:41pm — No Comments

The LOST TAPES: two versions of Sing For You

The LOST TAPES series. (Music from the 80's and 90's re-found.)

 

SING FOR YOU (two versions - one from the 90's and another recent version.

1. Newer (the official) version from

http://music.hunkasaurus.com/singforyou.mp3

2.  Older (rougher unofficial 'lost tape') version…

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Added by Tom Hendricks on August 13, 2011 at 5:55pm — No Comments

Musea Weekly Art Quiz

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

This word has the meaning of a word loosing end sounds and being abbreviated. Example saying glam for glamour or cred for credibility. IS: apocope from the Greek word for cutting off. Ex. Curio for curiosity,We had no winners. No one got the right ANS -I don’t dumb down, so please wise up!



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…

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Added by Tom Hendricks on August 9, 2011 at 10:43am — No Comments

Poems Written in Late Late July 2011

Poems written in late late July,  2011 [poem notes in brackets like this]

POEMS

1 This do-it yourself-erpicked the ultimate job.he would build in his basementone electron!

2. [Kid's poem for my "Moon Tea' poem collection.Inspired by 'Discontented Pine Tree' by John Stillwell]

"Little Pine Tree where are your leaveslike all the other trees in the wood?""I have no leaves. I'm not the same.I have needles on my limbs."

"Little Pine Tree where is your fruitlike all the other… Continue

Added by Tom Hendricks on August 5, 2011 at 9:28pm — No Comments

Musea Art Contest 8/1/11

The answer to, and winner (if any) for, our last contest question of:
Jules Verne's book "Around the World in Eighty Days" was all the rage. So this Girl Reporter decided to see if she could do it. She did, and she did it in 72 days. Name her.
IS: Nellie Bly - an extraordinary reporter and an incredible life.
We may have had a winner - winner pending. The rest of you got lost in "Don't Know" land! I don’t dumb down, so please wise up!
Now on to a…
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Added by Tom Hendricks on August 1, 2011 at 4:32pm — No Comments

The Lost Tapes: Sparrow

The LOST TAPES series. (Music from the 80's and 90's re-found.)
SPARROW - celebrating the little things in nature.
Here's a short original keyboard piece.
The band is me on Cat Keys (my synthesizer)
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Tom Hendricks 
for ALL the LOST TAPES go to musea.us or to my blog…
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Added by Tom Hendricks on July 30, 2011 at 6:36pm — No Comments

Musea E-mail Club #531 Border's is Closing

Borders is Closing
Borders, the bookstore chain, is closing. There is one store left in Dallas. Last Christmas I was given a gift card.  Better use it. 
So I go today, Friday, and the place is packed. Everything there is 10-40% off.  I usually don't much like new bookstores or new books, I'm so used to used books that I prefer them, broken in and read. But surely I can find something here.
I work through the crowd and begin to look. There are rows of…
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Added by Tom Hendricks on July 27, 2011 at 10:36am — No Comments

Musea art contest for the week - test your art smarts

The answer to, and winner (if any) for, our last contest question of:
The saying, "Less is more" came from what poem?
IS: Robert Browning's poems 'Andrea del Sarto': "Well, less is more, Lucrezia: I am judged./ There burns a truer light of God in them,..."
We may have had a winner - winner pending. Otherwise less was LESS!
I don’t dumb down, so please wise up!
Now on to a new Q.: Win a copy of my NEW cd CALLED ‘30′! – (first anti-band…
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Added by Tom Hendricks on July 26, 2011 at 11:14am — No Comments

Poems written in late July 2011

Poems written in late July,  2011 
[poem notes in brackets like this]
POEMS
1 [two poems on the Moon - see my Moon collection of poems!]
Hello Moon!
I know you answer back
but the language that you use
I have yet to grasp.
2.
The Moon is high
and its rays form a path.
Is everyone ready?
Climb up! Climb up!
3.  [ At a certain point even introspection…
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Added by Tom Hendricks on July 24, 2011 at 9:05pm — No Comments

Writer can use our help

 
Do you want new American writing in the Kerouac tradition which depicts and is part of carny-Barnum-ballyhoo Americana?
At my personal blog-- which I've been intending to shut down but never get around to-- 
--I've been covering the tough circumstances of…
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Added by Tom Hendricks on July 19, 2011 at 9:51am — No Comments

Musea Zine weekly art contest to test your art smarts

The answer to, and winner (if any) for, our last contest question of:
This science fiction book series is the most successful ever written with sales of over one billion copies. Name the sci-fi series.
IS: Perry Rhodan
We had no winners - where's a psionic mousebeaver when you need one? (like my favorite character Pucky)
I don’t dumb down, so please wise up!
Now on to a new Q.: Win a copy of my NEW cd CALLED ‘30′! – (first anti-band…
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Added by Tom Hendricks on July 13, 2011 at 11:44am — No Comments

Poems written in early July 2011

Poems written in early July,  2011 
[poem notes in brackets like this]
POEMS
1 [too many libraries are selling away all their books that aren't bestsellers or videos]
These libraries
are empty spaces
how can so many books
say so little
better to enter
a well lit room
empty of clutter.
2. [This and the next are poems that will be a part of a large sci-fi work called…
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Added by Tom Hendricks on July 11, 2011 at 4:12pm — No Comments

Musea art contest for the week - test your art smarts

The answer to, and winner (if any) for, our last contest question of:
John Lennon said, “I have no idea what _______ are … they sound like exotic birds!  What was he talking about?
IS: Aeolian Cadences. One of the first critics to take the Beatles music seriously was William Mann who said  "... so natural is the Aeolian cadence at the end of "Not a second time" (the chord progression which ends Mahler's Song of the Earth)." Sounds a bit high brow, which I think…
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Added by Tom Hendricks on July 6, 2011 at 10:17am — No Comments

Poems written in late June 2011

Poems written in late June  of 2011 
[poem notes in brackets like this]
POEMS
1.  [an awakening on the insect level]
now there comes
this cloudless night
and the newborn firefly
sees it's first Moon
2. [even the words leave a trail]
follow the trail
of the songs
of the birds
through the woods
3. [beware wordplay]
well well this is a bit…
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Added by Tom Hendricks on July 1, 2011 at 9:37pm — No Comments

Musea art contest 6/28/11

The answer to, and winner (if any) for, our last contest question of:
These are hard times. Money is tight. Can't help but think of this "right on the money" quote from ....  Well who and where IS IT from?
"Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure nineteen nineteen and six, result happiness. Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure twenty pounds ought and six, result misery."
IS:
Wilkins Micawber, The character from Charles Dicken's…
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Added by Tom Hendricks on June 28, 2011 at 10:03am — No Comments

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