COOL AND STRANGE MUSIC MAGAZINE : ISSUES #1-28



ARTICLE (ARTISTS)

WRITER

ISSUE # 

ADKINS, HASIL

WILHELM MURG

5

AHBEZ, EDEN

DOMINEC PRIORE

3

ALLAN, DAVIE

SETH WIMPFHEIMER

11

ARCHIES, THE

JEFF BRANCH, ANDY BISHOP, & DON CHARLES

12

BACHARACH, BURT

SKIP HELLER

26

BAGDASARIAN, ROSS (The Chipmunks)

MARTY WINTERS

18

BANANA SPLITS, THE

WILHELM MURG

3

BAXTER, LES

SKIP HELLER

9

BAXTER, LES (Article + Interview)

JEFF CHENAULT

7

BAXTER, LES (My Space Escapade)

KEN SAAIR

17

BIG DADDY

REGINA KLEIN

24

BLANC, MEL

WALT MITCHELL

23

BONZO DOG BAND, THE

WILHELM MURG

9

BRAVE COMBO

RICH WILHELM

2

BROTHER THEODORE

G.S. STEWART

23

BRUTE FORCE

MICHAEL GREENBERG

22

CAREY, LYNN (Mama Lion)

AARON MILENSKI

20

CARLOS, WENDY

WILHELM MURG

24

CHAINO

DAN NOWICKI

17

CHANG, HAROLD

JEFF CHENAULT

3

CHIPMUNKS, THE (Ross Bagdasarian)

MARTY WINTERS

18

CHIPMUNKS, THE (You Own That?)

DAVE GUHLOW

2

CHUSID, IRWIN (Interview)

DANA COUNTRYMAN

17

COMBUSTIBLE EDISON (Tour notes)

BROTHER CLEVE

2

CONNIFF, RAY

BRAD BIGELOW

23

COOPER, PAT

ED KAZ

21

CUGAT, XAVIER

DON CHARLES

19

DEL RUBIO TRIPLETS, THE

RICH WILHELM

5

DENNY, MARTIN

DANA COUNTRYMAN

7

DR. DEMENTO

JEFF MORRIS

6

DRASNIN, ROBERT

JEFF CHENAULT

16

EDWARDS, JONATHAN & DARLENE

TED HERING

9

EL VEZ

DON CHARLES

25

ERICKSON, DOLORES ("Whipped Cream Girl")

ED KAZ

19

ESQUIVEL

BROTHER CLEVE

10

ESQUIVEL (Interview)

KEN SAARI

16

ESQUIVEL (Lost Album?)

BROTHER CLEVE & IRWIN CHUSID

2

ESQUIVEL (Obituary)

BROTHER CLEVE

24

FERRANTE & TEICHER

BROTHER CLEVE

2

FERRANTE & TEICHER

ART FERRANTE

5

FIRESIGN THEATRE

FRED C. WEIBEL

21

FISCHER, WILD MAN

J.R. WILLIAMS

15

FLICK, VIC

ROD LOTT

22

FOSTER JENKINS, FLORENCE

WILHELM MURG

20

FREBERG, STAN

J.R. WILLIAMS

8

FREE DESIGN, THE

ED KAZ

2

FUNICELLO, ANNETTE

LAURO PINTO & DON CHARLES

26

GARCIA, RUSS

FRANK M. YOUNG

25

GARSON, MORT

JULIEN WEST

25

GLEASON, JACKIE

GIANCARLO DAVIS

23

HAACK, BRUCE

JEFF WINNER

21

HAACK, BRUCE & ESTHER NELSON

LARA 7

11

HARDLY WORTHIT PLAYERS, THE

GARY WEINRAUB

25

HAWKINS, SCREAMIN' JAY

MATT MARCHESE

18

HYMAN, DICK

MICHAEL DAVID TOTH

7

JOHNSTON, DANIEL

JOE TEPPERMAN

26

JONES, SPIKE (Interview w/Del Porter)

TED HERING

16

JONES, SPIKE (History of the City Slicker Suit)

TED HERING

1

JONES, TOM

MATT MARCHESE

12

JOSIE & THE PUSSYCATS

STUFFED ANIMAL

28

KAEMPFERT, BERT

FRANK M. YOUNG

16

KAMAKAWIWO'OLE, ISRAEL

GARY VON TERSCH

24

KATZ, MICKEY

SKIP HELLER

20

KIDS OF WIDNEY HIGH, THE

RICH WILHELM

22

KITT, EARTHA

CURTIS COTTRELL

24

KNIEVEL, EVEL

ALAN PATTERSON

11

LANCHESTER, ELSA

JEFF BAGATO

28

LANE, FRED

JOE TEPPERMAN

28

LANGLEY SCHOOLS MUSIC PROJECT, THE

JEFF WINNER

23

LEHRER, TOM

JEFF MORRIS

2

LEHRER, TOM (Interview)

SKIP HELLER

18

LIGHT, ENOCH (Discotheque)

MICHAEL DAVID TOTH

5

LITTLE MARCY

DR. ZOMB'S STEREO OBSCURA

6

LONDON, JULIE

JIM MINNICK

15

LONGET, CLAUDINE

CURTIS COTTRELL

13

LYMAN, ARTHUR

JEFF CHENAULT

25

MARCH TORMÉ, STEVE

ED KAZ

22

MAY, BILLY

JIM MINNICK

20

MENDES, SERGIO

CURTIS COTTRELL

20

MEYER, RUSS (Film Music)

CURTIS COTTRELL

22

MILLER, MRS.

SKIP HELLER

14

MIZZY, VIC

BRAD BIGELOW

19

MOOG, ROBERT

HOLLY DAY

17

MOORE, RUDY RAY (Interview)

JOHN BATTLES

28

MUDURIAN, JACK

DAVID GREENBERGER

5

MULL, MARTIN

GREGORY GRAHL

26

MURE, BILLY

JEFF CHENAULT

5

NERVOUS NORVUS

PHIL MILSTEIN

17

NEWTON, WAYNE

RICH WILHELM

6

101 STRINGS

BRAD BIGELOW

17

ORION

CHRIS DAVIDSON

14

OWENS, GARY

ED KAZ

23

PAGE, PATTI

WILHELM MURG

28

PAUL, LES

FRANK M. YOUNG

27

PERREY, JEAN JACQUES (& The Ondioline)

DANA COUNTRYMAN

19

PERREY, JEAN JACQUES (Interview Pt. 1)

DANA COUNTRYMAN

4

PERREY, JEAN JACQUES (Interview Pt. 2)

DANA COUNTRYMAN

10

PERREY, JEAN JACQUES (Ultimate Interview)

DANA COUNTRYMAN

25

POPP, ANDRÉ

CRAIG ANDERSON

7

POPP, ANDRÉ

EMERSON DAMERON

27

PRADO, PEREZ

JOSEPH LEVY

26

PRIMA, LOUIS

ED KAZ

4

RAVENSCROFT, THURL

STEVE PASTIS

23

RESIDENTS, THE

WILHELM MURG

22

REY, ALVINO

FRANK M. YOUNG

13

RICHMAN, JONATHAN

DAVID GOFSTEIN

20

RUGOLO, PETE (Interview)

KEN SAARI

28

SALES, SOUPY

GARY WEINRAUB

19

SCOTT, RAYMOND

CRAIG ANDERSON

3

SCOTT, RAYMOND

CRAIG ANDERSON

4

SCREAMING LORD SUTCH

MATT MARCHESE

16

SHAGGS, THE

RICH WILHELM

7

SHAGGS, THE (Recording Session)

JEFF LANDROCHE

7

SHEPHERD, JEAN

PAUL TUMEY

24

SHERMAN, ALLAN

WILHELM MURG

17

SINATRA, FRANK (The Worst Of)

PAT REEDER

10

SINATRA JR, FRANK

ED KAZ

24

SINGING NUN (Soeur Sourire)

JEAN THILMANY

22

SMITH, ETHEL

MATTHEW BROWN & ELIZABETH GALAND

18

SPACE GHOST (George Lowe)

DAVID GREENBERGER

11

SPARKS

PAUL TUMEY

22

SUMAC, YMA

CHRISTOPHER SEXTON

3

TAYLOR, SHOOBY

MYKE O'CLOCK

27

THOMPSON, BOB

BRAD BIGELOW

14

THREE SUNS

MICHAEL DAVID TOTH

21

THREE SUNS, THE

RICH WILHELM

1

TINY TIM

DAVE WASSER

3

TINY TIM

DAVID GREENBERGER

4

TINY TIM (Interview)

ERNIE CLARK

8

VAN HORNE, RANDY

BRAD BIGELOW

26

WANDERLEY, WALTER

JEFF VORZIMMER

14

WARREN, RUSTY

MATT MOSES

24

WECHTER, JULIUS

STEVE SHAW

4

WHITCOMB, IAN

B.A. NILSSON

13

WILLIE & LESTER

ED KAZ

17

WILLIS, WESLEY

PHIL NOHL

2

YANKOVIC, "WEIRD AL"

STEVE PASTIS

19



MODERN ARTIST PROFILE

WRITER

ISSUE # 

BAGSBY, DAVID

WILHELM MURG

21

BRAN FLAKES, THE

TODD FAULKNER

26

CHAMBERS, WENDY MAE

ED KAZ

16

CIGARBOX PLANETARIUM

RICH WILHELM

28

EVOLUTION CONTROL COMMITTEE

JEFF CHENAULT

24

HELLER, SKIP (Interview)

JEFF CHENAULT

18

LOVSKY, FAY

JEFF WINNER

19

NUCLEAR WHALES SAXOPHONE ORCHESTRA

DANA COUNTRYMAN

15

PHILLIPS, HENRY

DANA COUNTRYMAN

9

POLKAHOLICS, THE

RICH WILHELM

14

PUFFY AMIYUMI

NICHOLAS D. KENT

25

QUINTRON

PETER GEORGE & CURTIS COTTRELL

22

SAVAGE, ED "MOOSE"

DAVID GREENBERG

13

SEKS BOMBA

RACHEL HOLZER

27

SLACKMATES, THE

DANA COUNTRYMAN

12

SPACE COSSACKS, THE

TOM WARNER

10

THEY MIGHT BE GIANTS

RICH WILHELM

11

TILLETT, ANGELA FAYE

OTIS FODDER

23

TWANG BANG

RICH WILHELM

20

ULANO, SAM

MICHAEL GREENBERG

17



ARTICLE (VARIOUS TOPICS)

WRITER

ISSUE # 

BEATLE CASH-IN RECORD CRAZE

JIM YOAKUM

10

BIG BANDS MEET THE SWINGIN' SIXTIES

BRAD BIGELOW

11

BOB JEREMY COLLECTION

BILL JOHNSON

1

BOOTLEG RECORDS

ROBERT KOENIG

23

BUDGET LABEL CLASSICS

JESSICA FORD CAMERON

27

CHRISTMAS COMPILATION CRAZINESS

DENNIS FLANNIGAN

15

CROSSWORD PUZZLE

LARRY NARGI

21

DAVID LETTERMAN'S RECORD COLLECTION

DANA COUNTRYMAN

2

DEVIL'S MUSIC, THE

WILHELM MURG

3

DIGGING UP ELVIS: TRIBUTES, PARODIES &
    OTHER BLASPHEMIES

RICH WILHELM

14

DISCO RECORD CRAZE: A NOT SO FOND
    LOOK BACK IN HORROR

RICH WILHELM

12

ED KAZ KOLUMN: ART OF THE LINER NOTE!

ED KAZ

8

ED KAZ KOLUMN: BACK TO THE BOX!

ED KAZ

26

ED KAZ KOLUMN: BAD MUSIC ON CAMPUS

ED KAZ

12

ED KAZ KOLUMN: FILE UNDER ?

ED KAZ

18

ED KAZ KOLUMN: HOT WAX, CLOSE SHAVES,
    AND JAMES' BABES!

ED KAZ

11

ED KAZ KOLUMN: INTERVIEW WITH ED

ED KAZ

6

ED KAZ KOLUMN: LIFE BEGINS AT 45

ED KAZ

25

ED KAZ KOLUMN: PARTY LIKE IT'S 1959!

ED KAZ

15

ED KAZ KOLUMN: RECORDS TO DIE FOR!

ED KAZ

27

ED KAZ KOLUMN: SPRING CLEANING

ED KAZ

20

ED KAZ KOLUMN: WHAT THE TRUCK?

ED KAZ

13

ED KAZ KOLUMN: YOUR SPACE OR MINE?

ED KAZ

14

ELECTRONIC MUSIC, A BRIEF HISTORY OF

TED HERING

4

EXOTICA ON THE INTERNET

AARON DOUGLAS

1

EXPLORING THE WORLD OF SITAR-POP

DAVID SHAFER

11

FAKE MIDDLE EAST RECORDS

JESSE WALKER

27

FAKE SOUNDTRACKS: SCORE YOUR OWN FILM

MARK JOHN ASTOLFI

20

FUN WITH RECORDS! MANIPULATING THE
   MEDIUM

WILHELM MURG

5

HALLOWEEN: TUNES FROM THE CRYPT

WILHELM MURG

6

HANNA BARBERA RECORDS

TIMOTHY FRIEND

13

HAWAIIAN-THEMED ALBUMS (COLLECTING)

JONATHAN SCHROEDER & JANET BORGERSON

13

HERB ALPERT AND THE TIA-WANNABE'S!

BRAD BIGELOW

8

HIDDEN TREASURES: UNSUNG STEREO
    SPECTACULARS

KEN SAARI

14

HIGH SCHOOL ANXIETY: A RABID
    APPRECIATION

REV. SUSIE THE FLOOZIE

16

HOLIDAY MUSIC: RECORDS ROASTING ON
    AN OPEN FIRE

WILHELM MURG

11

I'M GOING TO LOOK AT SOME RECORDS,
    I'LL BE RIGHT BACK

DENNIS FLANNIGAN

12

INCREDIBLY STRANGE MUSIC STORY, THE

RICH WILHELM

17

INDUSTRIAL SHOWS, THE LOST WORLD OF

STEVE YOUNG

6

ITALY AND ENGLAND'S LOUNGE / EASY
    LISTENING SCENE

MAURIZIO "ERMAN" MANSUETI

17

KIDDIE RECORDS ON PARADE

DON HERING

21

LOUNGE ALBUMS, DO IT YOURSELF

JESSICA FORD CAMERON

12

MAD VIBRATIONS: THE MAKING OF A MAD
    "BONUS" RECORD

GARY WEINRAUB

23

MOOG CUSTOM ENGINEERING (CE SYSTEMS)

DAVID BAGSBY

24

MOOG RECORDS 101

DAVID SHAFER

4

MONSTER RECORDS

JULIAN WEST

27

MUSIC FOR EVERY MOOD SWING

REV. SUSIE THE FLOOZIE

10

MUSIC FROM OUTER SPACE

KEN SAARI

8

MUSIC INSPIRED GUIDES TO DRINKS,
    DINING & DESIRE

JANET BORGERSON & JANE BURCHFIELD

19

MUSIC TO TRAVEL BY

JONATHAN SCHROEDER & JANET BORGERSON

26

NATIONAL LAMPOON RECORDS

GREGORY GRAHL

28

THE NEW BURLESQUE

VERN STOLTZ

28

OPTIGAN: OPTIGANECOLOGY

PEA HICKS

6

PAMS: JINGLES A GO-GO

KEN R.

25

PRODUCT MUSIC VOLUME 1

DANA COUNTRYMAN

1

RECORD DEALERS, HELPFUL HINTS FOR

DAVE GUHLOW

5

RECORDINGS YOU DON'T NEED TO HEAR
    A SECOND TIME

WILHELM MURG

15

SAN FRANCISCO/BARBARY COAST RECORDS

TED HERING

5

SCIENCE FICTION SOUNDTRACKS

WIL FORBIS

27

SEECO RECORDS STORY

DON CHARLES

21

SELF HELP RECORDS

JENNIFER MCKNIGHT-TRONTZ

21

SINGING AUTHORS: STRANGER THAN FICTION

PAT REEDER

18

SLEAZECAKE, A FEW SLICES OF

R. PRESTON PEEK

3

SONG POEMS: THE ART OF SONG-SHARKING

B.A. NILSSON

12

SPACE AGE BACHELOR PAD MUSIC

BILL JOHNSON

1

SPOOKY VINYL

TIM FRIEND

18

STAR WARS: THE CUTOUT MENACE

ROD LOTT

13

SWEDEN SINGS! BO AXELZON & HIS
    EXOTIC SOUNDS

STEFEN KERY

2

TWIST RECORDS

GLYNIS WARD

15

UKULELE EXPO 1996

DAVE WASSER

4

WHISTLING RECORDS

BASIC HIP

18

WILD ABOUT HORNS

TED HERING

14



GUILTY PLEASURES

WRITER

ISSUE # 

ELECTRONIC FILM MUSIC

ROD LOTT

21

FORD, TENNESSEE ERNIE - SIXTEEN TONS

GIANCARLO DAVIS

23

FRIEDMAN, DEAN - "WELL, WELL" SAID THE
    ROCKING CHAIR

BRIAN LINDS

28

MAURIAT, PAUL - THE SOUL OF

JAMES C DAVIDSON

20

RAHN, ECKART - PACHINKO IN YOUR HEAD

LOU SMITH

22

SIGUE SIGUE SPUTNIK - FLAUNT IT

SETH WIMPFHEIMER

26

STARS ON 45

VERN STOLTZ

27

TORRINI, EMILIANA - LOVE IN THE TIME OF
    SILENCE

WAYNO

25

TRUTH Ní TEENS SINGERS - TNT ON THE ROAD

SCOTT BROOKMAN

24



RECORD STORE REPORTS

WRITER

ISSUE # 

ATLANTA, GA

JIM WEIS

12

AUSTIN, TX

JEFF VORZIMMER

19

BOSTON, MA

ROB BOURQUE

14

CENTRAL FLORIDA (ORLANDO TO DAYTONA
    BEACH)

DR. BILL BARTLING

13

CHICAGO, IL

JOHN BATTLES

21

CLEVELAND, OH

AARON MILENSKI

22

DETROIT, MI

MARTY WINTERS

23

KANSAS CITY, MO

TIMOTHY FRIEND

11

LONDON, ENGLAND

NICK HOLLYWOOD

17

LOS ANGELES, CA

DAVID SHAFER

7

MILWAUKIE, WI

KEVIN JOHN

8

NASHVILLE, TN

NICK ARCHER

26

NEW ORLEANS, LA

CURTIS COTTRELL

18

NEW YORK CITY, NY

FRANK M. YOUNG

28

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK

ROD LOTT

25

PORTLAND, OR

MARK P. RAFTER

15

SAN DIEGO, CA

PEA HICKS

9

SAN FRANCISCO, CA

GIANCARLO DAVIS

20

SEATTLE, WA

MARK GRISWOLD

24

TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA

ALAN ZWEIG

10

TRAVELING THE NORTHWEST

ROBERT BIELSKI

27

VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA

BRIAN LINDS

16



COVERMANIA

WRITER

ISSUE # 

BELLYDANCING COVERS

C&SM READERS

5

BOLLYWOOD COVERS

NIALL RICHARDSON

24

CHEESECAKE COVER SPREAD

JEFF CHENAULT, BILL JOHNSON

3

CHIPMUNKS 45 PICTURE SLEEVES

TAKASHI OKADA

18

CHRISTMAS RECORD COVERS

ROBERT BIELSKI

27

COPYCAT RECORD COVERS

PETE HILGENDORF

25

COVER ART GONE BAD

HARRIET SCHOCK

2

DANCE LP COVERS

BRAD BIGELOW

19

DAVIS, JACK

ROSS HARTSOUGH

11

FIEDLER, ARTHUR & THE BOSTON POPS

RUSTY GAUTIER

22

HAWAII

JERRY EZELL

1

HONKY TONK GIRLS

JEFF CHENAULT

6

HULA GIRLS

C&SM READERS

10

JAMES BOND (CASH-IN) LP COVERS

HOWARD HOOPER

14

LADIES IN LINGERIE AND BABES IN BIKINIS!

C&SM READERS

13

LONDON, JULIE

DANA COUNTRYMAN

15

LATIN BABES

C&SM READERS

8

LATIN LP COVERS

DON CHARLES

20

MEL BLANC 78 COVERS

WALT MITCHELL

23

MOOG COVERS

DAVID SHAFER

4

MUSIC TO AND MUSIC FOR

OTIS FODDER, BILL JOHNSON

28

NAKED LADIES

C&SM READERS

9

POLKA LP COVERS

DANDY DON HEDECKER

16

RELIGIOUS RECORDS

JIM BLANCHARD

26

THREE SUNS

MICHAEL DAVID TOTH

21

WEIRD AND THE WONDERFUL

C&SM READERS

7

WEIRD AND THE WONDERFUL

C&SM READERS

17

WEIRD LP COVER CONTEST WINNERS

C&SM READERS

12



COVER ARTISTS

ISSUE # 

ANNA RUSSELL

1

FERRANTE & TEICHER

2

RAYMOND SCOTT

3

JEAN JACQUES PERREY

4

ENOCH LIGHT

5

DR. DEMENTO

6

MARTIN DENNY

7

STAN FREBERG

8

LES BAXTER

9

ESQUIVEL

10

DAVIE ALLAN

11

TOM JONES

12

ALVINO REY

13

MRS. MILLER

14

JULIE LONDON

15

SPIKE JONES

16

ALLAN SHERMAN

17

SCREAMIN' JAY HAWKINS

18

"WEIRD AL" YANKOVIC

19

BILLY MAY

20

FIRESIGN THEATRE

22

THE RESIDENTS

22

MEL BLANC

23

WENDY CARLOS

24

JEAN JACQUES PERREY

25

BURT BACHARACH

26

LES PAUL

27

RUDY RAY MOORE

28