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yleekiyote
08-12-2002, 01:57 PM
What Randy ought to do is to just sell the album for like $20.00 here on the website. You will be able to download the entire album. Then, once the album comes out on CD, you would receive it in the mail. The true fans would have to agree to help promote it, not give the entire thing away on the internet. Once more and more people see it out there, would cause a frenzy of folks to come to the website to buy it themselves. I've emailed 4 radio stations in my area and are waiting for their return email. Again, since Zebra is not mainstream, it will take some time to get them out there again. I'm looking for other areas like Internet Radio that may want to play them. So, what is everyone else working on to help promote Zebra?

OU812
08-12-2002, 02:43 PM
One big help would be to see if randy could look around all the rock bands web sites and see if he could add zebra to all of there links.

yleekiyote
08-12-2002, 03:47 PM
Actually, I'm looking to create a Zebra internet radio station from Live 365.com. Once I get it established, I can try and grab new listeners. It's a small price to pay, to try and promote them. I'll spend $20.00 a month, and try to get peoples attention to the door.com.

ryank
08-12-2002, 04:17 PM
Hey, the link exchange thing is time consuming to contact people, and get it set up on sites, but it does work. Every link coud mean a whole new pool of fans that can't get to the shows. I was thinking of the internet radio thing too. I've seen a couple; two that i can think of off the top of my head > m4radio.com (they will play you), and hardradio, i believe?, and another one called stickman radio ?? Those internet stations are popping up all over. But, i don't know as much about it, as say, ylee. But really folks, everyone knows zebra just about; unless you've been under a rock, or are a kid who doesn't know what real music is. The internet should be maximized for this thing(release). The only thing i've actually done is tell people about the upcoming release, and directed them to the site. Ylee, you should get some more sponsors for live 365. for example > (20 sponsors paying a buck) I don't make a whole lot of dough right now, but i'd be willing to pitch in to see that happen. We coud load up that station with all kind of recordings. Sounds good to me.

ryank
08-12-2002, 04:17 PM
void this message. i hit the return button too soon.

yleekiyote
08-12-2002, 04:29 PM
I see a poll coming forth. I'll start one tonight from home. I tried this with Randy, he wanted me to get pricing, but Peter, the webmaster mentioned about doing a radio station kind of thing but, the only problem with that is only the people that visit the website, knows it exists. At least with Live 365, I can start brining in some new listeners, and have Randy upgrade the size to allow more features, and take over the costs. I'd pay for the first couple of months, and have you guys out there to push the station, which will have the link to thedoor.com.

ryank
08-12-2002, 05:42 PM
a prime example of a link working: check out the new hello from a new member topic. The guy came here from melodicrock.com, and is telling his friends, etc. that's what i'm talkin about:)!

OU812
08-13-2002, 11:31 AM
yleekiyote your a true hard core fan .

yleekiyote
08-13-2002, 11:51 AM
Hey, I'll do what ever I can to help spread the word. Got an email from 92.3 WCKW, they told me no, that Zebra is not the direction they are heading to. 1 down, 3 to go. I'm going to get with Peter on this internet radio, just to make sure he wasn't going to do anything, then he can place a link here. I'll probably start Saturday of this week. I'll post a message for everyone to try out.

ryank
08-13-2002, 01:18 PM
gosh that seems harsh (getting that mail from wckw) That's where i heard zebra for the first time. I luv rooting for the underdog. Do you think if zebra sells tons on cd's on their own, that labels will start approaching them? ha ha.

OU812
08-13-2002, 05:55 PM
YOU POSTRD Got an email from 92.3 WCKW, they told me no, that Zebra is not the direction they are heading to. yleek Thats why randy wants to put the cd out them selfs because of what just happened to you from wckw. no help from the radio stations around the world because there not 20 years of age and there music is to well done and clean. Its a shame but good music today is JUDGED BY AGE AND LOOKS.

Sue
08-14-2002, 12:34 AM
I'll do what I can from here in the northeast coast...hit the radio stations in the tri-state area. WBAB(102.3), KROCK(92.3),WRCN(94.3),Q104(104.3) and WNEW(102.7). Maybe if we all contact the same radio stations around the same time-they will listen and start playing Zebra, old and new. ZEBRA,ZEBRA,ZEBRA- I Wanna Rock!!

Houston-Zebra1
08-14-2002, 12:56 AM
when does the new CD come out & where can i get it?

OU812
08-14-2002, 12:51 PM
it looks like the cd will be in the stores by jan/feb or march 2003

Don Wishon
08-14-2002, 03:36 PM
Houston-Zebra1,

Check out Randy's acoustic show at The 19th Hole in The Woodlands - this Friday night, August 16th!

Don

Peter_Klim
08-16-2002, 10:48 AM
Originally posted by OU812
... Its a shame but good music today is JUDGED BY AGE AND LOOKS.

You mean like Foo Fighters, Kid Rock, Metallica...

OU812
08-16-2002, 12:23 PM
YES AS WELL AS ALL THE BOY BANDS.

Ronnie
08-18-2002, 12:26 PM
Randy was on a local music show on Cox Cable in New Orleans this week and he said the new cd should be out in January or February. He also stated it may be available sooner at thedoor.com but he would not know that until next week, after a meeting in Houston.

OU812
08-19-2002, 12:32 AM
LOOKS LIKE IM GONNA WIN THAT BET.

ZEBRAFREAK
09-08-2002, 06:22 PM
I WAS TOLD LAST NIGHT THE CD WILL BE OUT IN MARCH...:mad:

OU812
09-09-2002, 12:22 AM
ITS GONNA BE CLOSE TO WIN THE BET.

outfield20
09-09-2002, 09:01 PM
I saw Randy on Friday at Union Square on Long Island and he said the new CD would be out in February.

yleekiyote
09-10-2002, 11:03 AM
Can only be one thing......A MARDI GRAS RELEASE PARTY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! WOOOHOOOO!!!!!!!!

OU812
09-10-2002, 12:34 PM
beads beer and new cd.

DestrehanEddie
09-10-2002, 01:00 PM
Don't forget the Popeye's chicken and red beans

OU812
09-10-2002, 01:18 PM
Popeye's ON RIVER RD HAS THE HIGHEST PRICES ON CHICKEN THEN ANY WHERE ELSE.

DestrehanEddie
09-10-2002, 01:21 PM
I didn't realize that I go there pretty often..especially in the morning for biscuits

OU812
09-10-2002, 01:34 PM
WE BETTER STICK TO THE MAIN TOPIC .

DestrehanEddie
09-10-2002, 01:49 PM
If I come to NOAV who should I ask for? OU812 or what? haha

OU812
09-12-2002, 01:08 PM
ask for WHAT

janet
09-12-2002, 09:21 PM
I spoke to Randy last week about the release date..he said "As of today, the release date is March 11th, 2003"