Category Archives: Music News

Q: Where do you go when you die? A: Straight to Vinyl!

Dy’er Sez: I’ve had a few discussions about what should be done with my remains when I finally shirk this mortal coil. Most of these talks have happened with anonymous strangers with shocked expressions on their faces, trapped beside me … Continue reading

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Album Sales Continue to Plummet; Downloaders Continue To Be Blamed

Dy’er Sez: A recent article from NPR is the latest sign that the music industry (or, at least, the part of it run by mega-corporations) is in serious decline. And, as usual, the blame is being laid at the feet … Continue reading

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Vote For Astronauts Wake Up Call Song

Dy’er Sez: This is kinda cool. NASA has set up a page that allows you to vote for the songs that will be used as the ‘wake up’ call for astronauts on their next space mission which is due to … Continue reading

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ADDAMS FAMILY THEME COMPOSER VIC MIZZY DIES

Dy’er Sez: Although Mr. Mizzy’s career was larger than the Addams Family theme, one has to admit that one single 60 second song (harpsichord, finger snaps and Mizzy singing the fun and catchy lyrics) is one of the most recognizable TV … Continue reading

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MUSE SMACK DOWN GLEN BECK

Dy’er Sez: Apparently that poor excuse for afterbirth, Glen Beck, was praising the new CD by the band Muse(a band I’ve been diggin’ for years, since I first heard the track ‘Muscle Museum’ on a CMJ compelation CD) on his show. … Continue reading

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VERA LYNN: TOP OF THE POPS AT 92

Dy’er Sez: Note to the mainstream recording industry – The fact that a 92 year old woman’s ‘best of’ collection is kicking the crap out of your carefully groomed, MTV friendly, pre-packaged ‘mega-stars’ whom you have millions on to promote, shows … Continue reading

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MUSIC FOR MONKEES!

Dy’er Sez: Just the fact that Mr. Teie thought of this is interesting (and makes one wonder what kind of, er, tobacco he’s stuffin’ in his pipe), but knowing he just may have pulled it off is simply intriguing. Story (with … Continue reading

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