Utah Girl is recording our first pro album "Step Into Now," including bluesy hit "Strength to Stay" & kickin' love song "I'm For You."
Welcome to Utah Girl (not from Utah)....
Wow! We are so excited to be here. Thank you for coming along and for checking out our project! We are recording our first pro album at Hyde Street Studios in San Francisco, home of inspirations like Train and Michael Franti & Spearhead. It's important to say "pro" because we have spent way too much time recording our creative lifeblood in half-built studios, with very talented musicians who just aren't engineers (ourselves included!).
Don't you hate it when you go see a live band, you love the experience you have of them, and then you take their CD home and it really has nothing to do with what you just saw, heard, felt?
And if you've experienced us live, well, we want you to go home with the real goods, so you can enjoy it, digest all the richness, the yumminess, and the sometimes satisfying uncomfortable-ness that comes with music that touches those deeper places in your soul, in the comfort of your own home.
If you join us in this project, we will complete our full length album, with 11 songs (and maybe a bonus super-hidden cosmic mystery track). Your money will pay several pro musicians who make their livings off their music. It'll pay to lockout our fantastic studio for 6 days, it'll pay for our incredible engineer, mixing, mastering, and pressing cd's for distribution (and for mailing them to YOU!). Every leftover cent will be used for marketing a promotion - to bring our music and our message to the masses... mmmm...
We can't wait to share this work with you. So thank you, thank you, thank you! Keep checking back - we'll update you and share the process with you as we go along!
With so much love and gratitude,
Jason & Amy
Have a question? If the info above doesn't help, you can ask the project creator directly.
pledged of $10,000 goal
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May 27, 2011 - Jul 11, 2011 (45 days)
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Shout Out Some Love - For $1, we will give you a holla on our Facebook page, and our whole-hearted thanks!
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Bring Me Some Love - For $5, we'll give you a digital download of the title song from our soon-to-be-released summer EP, “Back to Love.”
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Bring Me Back to Love! For $10, we'll send you a digital download of our full 6 song soon-to-be-released summer EP, “Back to Love.”
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E-Love + Reel Love! For $25, get the full digital download of "Back to Love," plus an only-for-kickstarters pre-release signed copy of the new album you’re funding right now, "Step Into Now."
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E-Love + with some V-Love - Get the "E Love +" package, (the above love - digi download of "Back to Love" and autographed copy of "Step Into Now") and add on a personal phone voice mail message, with us singing you the song of your choice (or an excerpt if you don't want to hear a 4 minute voicemail!). Covers included.
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E-Love, V-Love, and T-Love! All of the above love, AND a limited edition, kickstarter only Utah Girl T-Shirt designed by the masterful and multi-talented Corinne Sheltren (Amy's sister)!
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E-Love & P-Love - Digital copy of "Back to Love," signed reel-live copy of "Step Into Now," and a limited edition poster with Utah Girl’s new cover art, done by Leif Wold (soooo amazing!). www.leifoutloud.com
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All That & A Bag Of Chips - For the bargain price of $250, get all of the above love - the E love, the V love, the Tee love, AND the P love, with the signed copy of our new CD in your brand new old school Utah Girl lunch box, complete with a lunch packed just for you (organic, fresh & tasty). AND, as if that weren’t enough, have lunch with the band in Oak-town, picnic by the lake style! (Plane ticket’s on you, friend!)
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True Love - $500 is some serious love, so we've got something serious for you! Get the E love + package, the V love, the P love and the Tee love, AND get the actual M love... That's right, for $500, we’ll write and record a song for you! Give us some details of your life, some thematic content, and we’ll make you your own song. Or hire us to write something for your organization, your fiance, whatever! Check out this song we wrote after seeing the Pachamama Alliance "Awaken the Dreamer" Symposium - just a hint of what we can do for you! http://www.reverbnation.com/artist/artist_songs/1115243 (select the song "Percents").
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The Golden Parachute Handshake Love Package - For the golden love, you get everything. E-Love, V-Love, P-Love, T-Love, True Love and a bag of chips! (Kettles of course). Also, for $1,000, you can join the creative team for re-naming the band. You get to submit your ideas, and may the best band name win! We will choose from the names submitted (all pending our approval - see disclaimer in project video). Seriously. If you donate the whole $10k, you'll have exclusive name-picking, re-branding rights. ;)