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Send a song dedication to anyone anywhere

Have the need for Song Dedications? From anyone anywhere to anyone anywhere, and I'll perform it lively in box office concert and send it out in the wind. Maybe country music fan "Play that Country Music", or Beatle fan "Help", or spy "Secrete… Continue

Added by Tom Hendricks on May 24, 2010 at 9:14am — No Comments

Rock and Roll Doesn't Rock No More (verses)

ROCK AND ROLL DOESN'T ROCK NO MORE



Rock and roll doesn't rock no more.

It's turned middle age and become a bore.

It's everything it used to oppose.

Rock and roll doesn't rock no more.



Rock and roll is corporate and…
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Added by Tom Hendricks on May 19, 2010 at 11:21am — No Comments

This Week's Single Online Release Under My Thumb / Can't Help Fallin' In Love

A SIDE

Under My Thumb (Rolling Stones Classic…
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Added by Tom Hendricks on May 17, 2010 at 11:00am — No Comments

WMZ weekly art quiz - test your art smarts on some tough questions - good luck

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



What's the exactly right word or expression for the exactly right word or expression?

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Mot juste (sometimes confused with bon mot which means witty…
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Added by Tom Hendricks on May 12, 2010 at 10:41am — No Comments

Musea E-mail Club #509 Jeff Potter On Publishing, Zines, and more

Dear Reader,



Jeff Potter wrote a great and elegant reply post on the social website, We Make Zines, about zines, book publishing, art, and why he, and I and others are advocating for more fairness and changes in the arts and media. I asked if I could reprint it, and he said yes. Here it is uncut. I hope you enjoy…
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Added by Tom Hendricks on May 11, 2010 at 10:02am — No Comments

Friday Release of Online Single Shake Shout Go / Sleepwalk

Two-fer Online Single Release. Done in the Post-Bands style… Continue

Added by Tom Hendricks on May 8, 2010 at 8:58pm — No Comments

WMZ weekly art quiz - test your art smarts on some tough questions - good luck

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



We all know the saying about how those who can't say nice things shouldn't say anything. Well that's not the original quote but you know the one I'm talking about. The question is who first said that? Good Luck!



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Not a person but a talking rabbit, a cartoon…
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Added by Tom Hendricks on May 4, 2010 at 11:49am — No Comments

WMZ art quiz - test your art smarts and good luck

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



1939 was a great year for American Films - Gone with The Wind,The Wizard of Oz and so many more. Yet hidden on the list was a minor film starring one of the world's…
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Added by Tom Hendricks on April 28, 2010 at 11:21am — No Comments

Musea Extra NPR Ombudsman responds to Book and Publishing Payola Concerns

Readers,



This is a Musea E-mail Extra. The NPR Ombudsman, due to concerns from me and others, has finally addressed NPR conflict of interest problems. This article talks about those in depth.…

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Added by Tom Hendricks on April 27, 2010 at 11:49am — No Comments

Recent Poems

Recent Poems



Up and down,

up and down.

Winding path…

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Added by Tom Hendricks on April 26, 2010 at 7:45pm — No Comments

Zinester, I'd love to dedicate a song for you and your zine

Have the need for Song Dedications? From anyone anywhere to anyone anywhere, and I'll perform it lively in box office concert and send it out in the wind. Maybe country music fan "Play that Country Music", or Beatle fan "Help", or spy… Continue

Added by Tom Hendricks on April 26, 2010 at 9:30am — No Comments

NPR Responds to My Conflict Of Interest Concerns in Page Article by Ombudsman

Zinesters, this is a music example, but note that zines are never talked about on NPR either.… Continue

Added by Tom Hendricks on April 21, 2010 at 10:08am — No Comments

Check your WMZ arts smarts with weekly quiz

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



Name the world's largest display of art. Good Luck!



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The Nazca Lines, gigantic drawings carvwd into Peru's Nazca Desert floor by the Nazca people…
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Added by Tom Hendricks on April 19, 2010 at 11:41am — No Comments

WMZ art quiz - test your art smarts and good luck

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



He was was both an actor in his family group, and their business manager. He was the first in Hollywood to get a percentage of a film's gross receipts as part of…
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Added by Tom Hendricks on April 14, 2010 at 10:17am — No Comments

Musea E-mail Club #507 New Musea out plus excerpt

Musea Reader, the April/May issue is out.



This issue has 3 parts. Two for your health, and one for the health of music. The first "LARRY"S SUGAR PILLS" is a one act courtroom 'drama'. See if Larry ends up in jail for selling his miracle…
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Added by Tom Hendricks on April 12, 2010 at 10:07am — No Comments

WMZ art quiz - test your art smarts

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



This is the day we shoot the action scene, and in this movie I start the scene dangling from a rope high over a gorge a mile underneath me. I ask the director, "Huh?…
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Added by Tom Hendricks on April 6, 2010 at 11:19am — No Comments

Musea E-mail Club #506 Miss Yvonne Rant

Musea Reader,

This week's e-mail club is from a guest…
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Added by Tom Hendricks on April 5, 2010 at 11:30am — No Comments

Sound Opinions and fair reviews for Indy Musicians

Should radio shows that say they cover popular music, cover popular music?

Sure, says I. Please send this as an e-mail to them to ask for a fair review of the Big List. Thanks!



"Sound opinions" is a Chicago based music review radio…
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Added by Tom Hendricks on March 25, 2010 at 9:34am — No Comments

WMZ weekly art quiz - test your art smarts and good luck

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



Have you seen the Marriage Ref? This game show is a train wreck and it made me think of this earlier quiz show. A MAJOR TV comedian hosted a game show where a panel of…
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Added by Tom Hendricks on March 24, 2010 at 10:40am — No Comments

Music Lovers help change the world and be a bit revolutionary too

Music lover Please Send this E-mail to the addresses listed. Thanks! (Corrected e-mail addresses)

I am challenging NPR to a music challenge, "Trendy versus Indy", "The Big LIst versus the Trendy-ist", my Big LIst of 200 songs versus ANY 200 songs from them. This is the…

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Added by Tom Hendricks on March 22, 2010 at 9:48pm — No Comments

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