The FuMP Artist Blog - the great Luke Ski http://www.thefump.com/blog.php?id=2 Blogs from the artists of The Funny Music Project! Mon, 04 Dec 2017 01:00:00 -0500 en-us Copyright 2017 FIDIM Interactive, LLC support@fidim.com 60 If I were to start a PATREON... http://www.thefump.com/blog_entry.php?id=2&blog=5345 If I were to start a PATREON what kind of content would you be interested in me creating to entice you to donate to it?<br /><br /><img alt="" src="https://ic.pics.livejournal.com/lukeski/2283066/96457/96457_original.jpg" title="" /> Mon, 04 Dec 2017 01:00:00 -0500 http://www.thefump.com/blog_entry.php?id=2&blog=5339 <img alt="" src="https://ic.pics.livejournal.com/lukeski/2283066/96040/96040_original.jpg" title="" /><br /><br /><span style="color: rgb(29, 33, 41); font-family: &amp;quot;Helvetica Neue&amp;quot;, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; white-space: pre-wrap; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">One last time, PLEASE REQUEST &quot;CANDYBARS&quot; FOR &quot;THE DR. DEMENTO SHOW&quot; TODAY at <a href='http://drdemento.com/request' rel='nofollow'>http://drdemento.com/request</a> , and please include your email address when you do so your request counts towards the Top Ten tally! THIS WEEKEND IS THE LAST &quot;TOP TEN&quot; COUNTDOWN FOR THE YEAR ON &quot;THE DR. DEMENTO SHOW&quot;!</span> Mon, 20 Nov 2017 01:00:00 -0500 http://www.thefump.com/blog_entry.php?id=2&blog=5333 <p><img alt="" src="https://ic.pics.livejournal.com/lukeski/2283066/95845/95845_original.jpg" title="" /><br /><br />My latest song parody <strong>&quot;CandyBars&quot;</strong> was <a href="https://www.livejournal.com/rsearch/?tags=%235">#5</a> on Dr. Demento&#39;s Top Ten for August, and hit the <a href="https://www.livejournal.com/rsearch/?tags=%231">#1</a> and <a href="https://www.livejournal.com/rsearch/?tags=%232">#2</a> spots earlier this year! Thank you all so much to all you calorie-counting fans who requested it! This makes it one of the most requested songs of the year thus far! Woo-hoo!!! :D&nbsp;To all of you regular Dr. D. listeners, if you&#39;d like to see &quot;Candybars&quot; make the monthly Top Ten for October 2017, then please <strong>REQUEST</strong> it for <strong>&quot;The Dr. Demento Show&quot; TODAY</strong> at <a data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&amp;q=http://lukeskicon.us7.list-manage.com/track/click?u%3D7947cc5c285d16e883145fd00%26id%3D5b1cd5342f%26e%3D0df7fe4eaf&amp;source=gmail&amp;ust=1509473062431000&amp;usg=AFQjCNGOxVKkbfZI6gEPHOP8Va13XxRqMw" href="http://drdemento.com/request" target="_blank" rel="nofollow"><strong>http://drdemento.com/<wbr>request</strong></a> , and please <strong>include your email address</strong> when you do so your request counts towards the Top Ten tally! And to those of you who aren&#39;t regular listeners, well, you should be! Check out the show anytime at <a data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&amp;q=http://lukeskicon.us7.list-manage2.com/track/click?u%3D7947cc5c285d16e883145fd00%26id%3D3f78e61f4c%26e%3D0df7fe4eaf&amp;source=gmail&amp;ust=1509473062431000&amp;usg=AFQjCNG4KgCCcSxhz1ijQBYohuvjyzmUjg" href="http://drdemento.com" target="_blank" rel="nofollow"><strong>http://drdemento.com</strong></a>!<br /><br /><em>~ Luke Ski, 10/30/2017</em></p> Mon, 30 Oct 2017 01:00:00 -0500 "May The Farce Be With You" all Star Wars compilation on Bandcamp! http://www.thefump.com/blog_entry.php?id=2&blog=5282 <p dir="ltr" style="color: rgb(80, 80, 80); font-family: Arial; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"><img height="400" src="https://ci4.googleusercontent.com/proxy/71qpiY8CCymricfO5zQ1-fj77BNCARnP7QZGhwatjahbVsbM300HpoXcJaytUlzg8dZlXbonaikS3OD3oWJkb4AX0v2hw9hYv1fv6xFGEyotcdi0zTEUipHP0IIy6r4tmAPRlfT7ygiB1inKkWNvdwhWNIvOhIIPMHukYhE=s0-d-e1-ft#https://gallery.mailchimp.com/7947cc5c285d16e883145fd00/images/966df76b-6d0e-41c2-b951-5a7d2d1c3764.jpg" tabindex="0" width="400" /></p><p dir="ltr" style="color: rgb(80, 80, 80); font-family: Arial; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"><strong><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);"><u><span style="font-size: 36px;">&quot;MAY THE FARCE BE WITH YOU&quot;,</span></u><br /><span style="font-size: 24px;">MY ALL &quot;STAR WARS&quot; COMPILATION ALBUM IS<br />NOW ON BANDCAMP WITH NEW SONG, <u>&quot;ROGUE&quot;</u>!</span></span></strong></p><p dir="ltr" style="color: rgb(80, 80, 80); font-family: Arial; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">&quot;This will be a day long remembered&quot;, the <strong>40th Anniversary of the release of &quot;Star Wars&quot;!</strong> To commemorate that, and by popular fan demand, I have put ALL OF MY STAR WARS SONG PARODIES onto one digital compilation album, titled <strong><a data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&amp;q=http://lukeskicon.us7.list-manage1.com/track/click?u%3D7947cc5c285d16e883145fd00%26id%3De3ad9cf53d%26e%3D0df7fe4eaf&amp;source=gmail&amp;ust=1495823597036000&amp;usg=AFQjCNHwQ54iENeVFZHClR_OR-tA8kxBvA" href="http://lukeskicon.us7.list-manage1.com/track/click?u=7947cc5c285d16e883145fd00&amp;id=e3ad9cf53d&amp;e=0df7fe4eaf" style="color: rgb(51, 102, 153); font-weight: normal;" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">&quot;MAY THE FARCE BE WITH YOU&quot;</a></strong>, available at <strong><a data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&amp;q=http://lukeskicon.us7.list-manage.com/track/click?u%3D7947cc5c285d16e883145fd00%26id%3D4996e52199%26e%3D0df7fe4eaf&amp;source=gmail&amp;ust=1495823597036000&amp;usg=AFQjCNF38ncTLw-tkMxJZwtnTaRo0kTVJg" href="http://lukeskicon.us7.list-manage.com/track/click?u=7947cc5c285d16e883145fd00&amp;id=4996e52199&amp;e=0df7fe4eaf" style="color: rgb(51, 102, 153); font-weight: normal;" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">LukeSki.Bandcamp.com</a></strong>. For today only, May 25th, I&#39;m selling this 53-minute collection for only five dollars and twenty-five cents. Yes, it&#39;s <strong>$5.25 on 5/25</strong>! After that, it&#39;ll be $9.99, so get it today and spread the word throughout your internet galaxy!<br /><br /><img height="400" src="https://ci5.googleusercontent.com/proxy/CfhVvWzI3et5da-_5TQY7Fan7I8u99RGnefVO1GDdBIebtWmK1W9KXeiJNVJJYd3YplHu17Ts3_lpEdEjR47FXHEn91rPYv_imA04gMNONRxFK-dtHDC3NqMFuIhNrOVMDFwgh2E0ZcT7zzNjLe4p8c4ux1ZxQ2qy_LhlfE=s0-d-e1-ft#https://gallery.mailchimp.com/7947cc5c285d16e883145fd00/images/5304c7ec-9614-4c23-acbc-5fbdbb1345d8.jpg" tabindex="0" width="400" /></p><p style="color: rgb(80, 80, 80); font-family: Arial; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">For this day and this collection, I have created a new &quot;Star Wars&quot; parody, <strong>&quot;Rogue&quot;</strong>, which features the Urso-good <strong>Bonnie Gordon</strong> of <a data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&amp;q=http://lukeskicon.us7.list-manage2.com/track/click?u%3D7947cc5c285d16e883145fd00%26id%3Df30923499f%26e%3D0df7fe4eaf&amp;source=gmail&amp;ust=1495823597036000&amp;usg=AFQjCNEckWvNUZY9Tij6u6Ogr_HCpSRbWA" href="http://lukeskicon.us7.list-manage2.com/track/click?u=7947cc5c285d16e883145fd00&amp;id=f30923499f&amp;e=0df7fe4eaf" style="color: rgb(51, 102, 153);" target="_blank" rel="nofollow"><strong>&quot;The Library Bards&quot;</strong></a> on lead vocals, and the Leia-to-my-Luke <a data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&amp;q=http://lukeskicon.us7.list-manage.com/track/click?u%3D7947cc5c285d16e883145fd00%26id%3D9d4a4cd66d%26e%3D0df7fe4eaf&amp;source=gmail&amp;ust=1495823597036000&amp;usg=AFQjCNHqymufe6GLbMpk0YJQDa9j7Edxyg" href="http://lukeskicon.us7.list-manage.com/track/click?u=7947cc5c285d16e883145fd00&amp;id=9d4a4cd66d&amp;e=0df7fe4eaf" style="color: rgb(51, 102, 153);" target="_blank" rel="nofollow"><strong>Carrie Dahlby</strong></a> on background vocals, with a &quot;most impressive&quot; backing track by <strong>Jeff Dutton</strong>, aka <a data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&amp;q=http://lukeskicon.us7.list-manage1.com/track/click?u%3D7947cc5c285d16e883145fd00%26id%3D10cdbfdd99%26e%3D0df7fe4eaf&amp;source=gmail&amp;ust=1495823597036000&amp;usg=AFQjCNFUZSNLdzju1HWzG6GLBSJVPoSxpw" href="http://lukeskicon.us7.list-manage1.com/track/click?u=7947cc5c285d16e883145fd00&amp;id=10cdbfdd99&amp;e=0df7fe4eaf" style="color: rgb(51, 102, 153);" target="_blank" rel="nofollow"><strong>Bonecage</strong></a>. You can download this track for free right now at the FuMP, <a data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&amp;q=http://lukeskicon.us7.list-manage.com/track/click?u%3D7947cc5c285d16e883145fd00%26id%3D640231418d%26e%3D0df7fe4eaf&amp;source=gmail&amp;ust=1495823597036000&amp;usg=AFQjCNEMi8yZugP1tUcSSoQKjZDFdQBSuw" href="http://lukeskicon.us7.list-manage.com/track/click?u=7947cc5c285d16e883145fd00&amp;id=640231418d&amp;e=0df7fe4eaf" style="color: rgb(51, 102, 153);" target="_blank" rel="nofollow"><strong>http://www.thefump.com</strong></a> .</p><p style="color: rgb(80, 80, 80); font-family: Arial; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"><span style="color: rgb(255, 0, 0);"><strong>~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~<wbr>~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~<wbr>~~~~~~~~~~~~<br />SO, HERE&#39;S THE IMPORTANT PART THAT I NEED YOUR HELP WITH!</strong></span> If you&#39;re reading this update, chances are, you already own all of the tracks on the &quot;Farce&quot; collection, except for &quot;Rogue&quot;, which you can get at the FuMP for free. So, the&nbsp;&quot;Farce&quot; collection wasn&#39;t really made for you. It was made for all of the people that you know and talk to on social media who DON&#39;T have any of my songs, but you know would love them if they heard them. I&#39;m doing this $5.25 on 5/25 deal as a promotion to try to get some attention to myself today as the nation&#39;s premiere maker of nerdy comedy songs that nobody has ever heard of. So PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE share the Bandcamp album link (<a data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&amp;q=http://lukeskicon.us7.list-manage2.com/track/click?u%3D7947cc5c285d16e883145fd00%26id%3Dafcc0dafe0%26e%3D0df7fe4eaf&amp;source=gmail&amp;ust=1495823597036000&amp;usg=AFQjCNGPa_JVwExuHctGFMbdImqPXnVTOQ" href="http://lukeskicon.us7.list-manage2.com/track/click?u=7947cc5c285d16e883145fd00&amp;id=afcc0dafe0&amp;e=0df7fe4eaf" style="color: rgb(51, 102, 153);" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">http://lukeski.bandcamp.com/<wbr>album/may-the-farce-be-with-<wbr>you</a>) and the FuMP link to &quot;Rogue&quot; (<a data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&amp;q=http://lukeskicon.us7.list-manage.com/track/click?u%3D7947cc5c285d16e883145fd00%26id%3De474887a6a%26e%3D0df7fe4eaf&amp;source=gmail&amp;ust=1495823597036000&amp;usg=AFQjCNG4qE5JRWruK_RbZjR5oatg6vtRAw" href="http://lukeskicon.us7.list-manage.com/track/click?u=7947cc5c285d16e883145fd00&amp;id=e474887a6a&amp;e=0df7fe4eaf" style="color: rgb(51, 102, 153);" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">http://www.thefump.com/fump.<wbr>php?id=2196</a>) to your Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, Instagram, Google+, MySpace, LiveJournal, smoke signals, semaphore, morse code, and two tin cans with a string between them. Any online attention and press you guys can get me today would be very much appreciated.<br /><span style="color: rgb(255, 0, 0);"><strong>~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~<wbr>~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~<wbr>~~~~~~~~~~~~</strong></span><br /><br />Thanks everyone, and I hope you all enjoy this surprise bonus <span data-term="goog_1400215620" tabindex="0"><span>Thursday</span></span> FuMP track. Celebrate Star Wars today like an ewok drumming on a stormtrooper helmet, and may the force be with you, always.</p> Thu, 25 May 2017 01:00:00 -0500 http://www.thefump.com/blog_entry.php?id=2&blog=5269 <img alt="" src="http://ic.pics.livejournal.com/lukeski/2283066/95659/95659_original.jpg" title="" /><br /><span style="color: rgb(75, 79, 86); font-family: &amp;quot;Helvetica Neue&amp;quot;, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; white-space: pre-wrap; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">Hey everyone! Dr. Demento played my latest song parody &quot;CandyBars&quot; on this past Saturday&#39;s show! To all of you regular Dr. D. listeners, if you&#39;d like to see &quot;Candybars&quot; make the monthly Top Ten this weekend, then please REQUEST it for &quot;The Dr. Demento Show&quot; at <a href='http://drdemento.com/request' rel='nofollow'>http://drdemento.com/request</a> , and please include your email address when you do so your request counts towards the Top Ten tally! And to those of you who aren&#39;t regular listeners, well, you should be! Check out the show anytime at <a href='http://drdemento.com!' rel='nofollow'>http://drdemento.com!</a> :D Thanks, everyone!</span> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 01:00:00 -0500