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Kool and The Gang Stained Glass Window

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The band previously known by nearly half a dozen other names including The Five Sounds, The New Dimensions, The Soul Town Band, The Jazziacs, and Kool & The Flames, became Kool & The Gang in 1969. That year, they released their first single called “Kool & The Gang” and their self-titled album as well. Continue reading Kool and The Gang Stained Glass Window

Yes, It Exists: Kiss Pez Dispenser Set

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This Limited Edition KISS Pez Collectors Edition Pack, featuring the band members from 2002 to the  present — Gene and Paul plus drummer Eric Singer and guitarist Tommy Thayer — is owned by my pal Teddy. Like any good collector, Teddy has never removed the guys from the safety of their original collectible storage tin, which was apparently first released in 2012. Folks who bought this new and took good care of it (i.e. never opened it) are currently selling these for about $49 via various Amazon listings! Lick it up!

Top Tips To Increase Your Fan Base

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The media space has become so saturated that artists must inevitably get involved with the promotion of their music. Currently, no musician or  band can do without branding and attracting an audience. For these purposes, free funds and many different techniques are available. You’ll have to use all these tools if you wish to bring your music to your target audience and achieve fame.

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Different Types of Electric Guitars and Their Uses

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In order to be heard at normal performance volumes — unlike an acoustic guitar — an electric guitar must have external amplification and transform its strings’ vibration into electrical signals using one or more pickups. An amplifier can then be used to amplify the signal, which is typically required to generate sound through loudspeakers. There are many different types of electric guitars, each with its own distinct sound and style.

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Eye On Design: The Triple 78 Chair By Jack White

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Musician Jack White has just launched Jack White Art & Design, a comprehensive new multimedia website cataloging his creative work that spans more than two decades. Showcasing key projects within practices such as Industrial Design, Interior Design, Furniture & Upholstery, and Graphic Design, among other disciplines, Worleygig is excited to feature White’s Triple 78 Chair in this week’s Design column.

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