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Entertainment Weekly - see http://magagenie.com/entertainment-weekly-magazine.
Chamber Music, Chamber Music America, 305 Seventh Avenue, New York NY 10001-6008; 212-242-2022; Fax: 212-242-7955. Web: http://www.chamber-music.org. Bimonthly music magazine (11/09).
Jazzwise, 2(b) Gleneagle Mews, Ambleside Avenue, London SW16 6AE, United Kingdom; 020-8677-0122; Fax: 020-8677-7128.
Vintage Guitar, P O Box 7301, Bismarck ND 58507; 701-255-1197; Fax: 701-255-0250. Web: http://www.vintageguitar.com. Monthly publication devoted to vintage guitars and other stringed instruments (1/10).
ABC Soaps in Depth, 270 Sylvan Avenue, Englewood Cliffs NJ 07632. Web: http://www.soapsindepth.com. Featured the following books among other holiday gifts: Jim Warren's Gee Whiz and Steve Burton photography books, Steve Burton and Derk Cheetwood's Soap Dishes: The Cookbook, Carolyn Hennesy's novel Pandora Gets Heart, Lisa Cerasoli's memoir As Nora Jo Fades Away, Brandon Barash's photography book, David Zyla's The Color of Style, and nine other books written by or about soap stars.
Access DirecTV, Meredith Corporation, 1716 Locust Street, Des Moines IA 50309-3023. Web: http://www.directv.com. Monthly TV magazine for DirecTV subscribers (12/10).
DGA Monthly, Directors Guild of America, 7920 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles CA 90046-0907; 310-289-2082; Fax: 310-289-5384. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: http://www.dga.org. Monthly magazine for the members of the guild (12/10).
Dish Entertainment Magazine, Tribune Media Service, 1720 W Florist Avenue #150, Glendale WI 53209; 414-352-8700. Email: email@example.com. Monthly TV magazine sent to Dish TV subscribers (12/10).
The Hollywood Reporter, 5055 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles CA 90036-4396; 323-525-2130; Fax: 323-525-2377. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: http://www.thr.com. Weekly movie and TV insider magazine (11/10).
ICG Magazine, David Geffner, Executive Editor, International Cinematographers Guild, 7755 Sunset Boulevard, Hollywood CA 90046; 323-876-0160; Fax: 323-878-1180. Email: email@example.com. Web: http://www.icgmagazine.com. Monthly magazine for cinematographers (7/10).
MovieMaker, 8328 De Soto Avenue, Canoga Park CA 91304; 818-349-2300; Fax: 818-349-9922. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: http://www.moviemaker.com. Motto: The Art and Business of Making Movies. Bimonthly magazine about movie-making (7/10).
TV Guide Magazine
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RadioPRGuy.com - "When you decide that you're ready to start dealing with radio stations directly, get Alex Carroll's program. His top radio show database, tapes of dealing with producers, and examples of actual talk shows will help you to become a radio talk show star." - John Kremer