We're turning a handful of songs into tiny masterpieces and cramming them on to this circular thing you shove in your computer.
Friends, Welcome to my Kickstarter Page! It has been 2 long, fun years since my last record, and I am just itching to record a new one. We are officially booked for 3 weeks in November to do the dirty deed and expect it to be released in early 2012. I summed up the majority of my thoughts concerning the project the the Q & A below. Please read on and find out a little bit more about why we're doing this!
Kickstarter is our way to be involved with you while we work. I could not be more excited to get to hang with you at the studio, guest list you, dedicated songs to you, collaborate with you, or even just e-mail you what i've been working on. YOU are the reason I am doing this today, and kickstarter is the best way to continue to engage you guys in our art.
I get it. I just about keeled over when we totaled up the cost, but I assure you - it's an honest price. My last album cost around $10,000 which included cutting a lot of corners, having the majority of contributors receive the bare minimum out of the goodness of their own hearts, and sometimes, even doing without any compensation whatsoever strictly because they are kind-hearted, generous people who believed in my cause. I want to do it right this time. While we are still being frugal, $15,000 allows me to support local producers, studio musicians, studio owners, artists, graphic designers, web designers, and creatives in the same way they have constantly supported me.
What Happens if You Don't Reach Your Goal?
I guess we're screwed. :) We're taking a huge leap of faith here . . . i'll probably lose all my hair and develop an ulcer over the these 31 days- but seriously, if we do not meet our goal - you will not be charged. No sweat.
Facebook me with any other questions/requests etc! I am so excited to embark on this new journey with you. I am humbled by your generosity and want to thank you for all you do. I love love love each and every one of you.
Have a question? If the info above doesn't help, you can ask the project creator directly.
pledged of $15,000 goal
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Oct 1, 2011 - Nov 1, 2011
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THE DOWNLOAD - you will receive a digital download of my album via e-mail 2 weeks before it is released . . . . plus my undying love.Estimated delivery: Jan 2012
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THE DIRTY WORK- We’ll send you the rough demos of songs from the new record and some that didn't make the record. These are the "in the making" performances of my new songs that recorded on my iPhone or laptop as they were being written. (+ the download + my undying love)Estimated delivery: Jan 2012
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THE HARD COPY - a signed hard copy of the album mailed to you with a nice little handwritten note from yours truly (+ the download +the dirty work + my undying love)Estimated delivery: Jan 2012
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THE UNIFORM - you will receive a totally rockin Sherree Chamberlain T-shirt made especially for this project (+ the hard copy + the dirty work + the download + my undying love)Estimated delivery: Jan 2012
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THE VIP - you and a friend will be guestlisted, thanked on stage, and bought a drink by yours truly to the show of your choice. If you're underage, i'll totes buy you a virgin shirley temple. (+ the hard copy + the dirty work +the download+ the uniform + my undying love)Estimated delivery: Jan 2012
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THE NAME DROPPER: yep - i'm gonna thank you on the "thank yous" on the hard copy of my record. your name. in print. that's YOU! (+ the hard copy + the dirty work + the download+ the uniform + the VIP + my undying love)Estimated delivery: Jan 2012
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THE EXECUTIVE: come hang out in the studio for a day while i record. meet my band (they're suuuper hawt), watch the grueling process, lend us your fresh ear and come hang! (+ the hard copy + the dirty work + the download + the uniform + the VIP + the name dropper + my undying love)Estimated delivery: Jan 2012
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THE COLLABORATOR: this package entitles you to 2 hours of my life to be used as follows: working on your songs, co-writing a song together, asking for my sage musical wisdom, guitar lessons, etc. Not to be used for weird dates, or to get me alone to kill me. (+ the hard copy + the dirty work +the download+ the uniform + the vip + the name dropper + the executive + my undying love)Estimated delivery: Jan 2012
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THE CROONER: I will cover ANY song of your choice and then record it and send it with love from me to you. Hell, you can even sing it WITH me if you wanna! (+ the hard copy + the dirty work + the download + the uniform + the VIP + the name dropper + the executive + the collaborator + my undying love)Estimated delivery: Jan 2012
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THE PARTY - This entitles you to one all out personal acoustic house show for you and friends! I make a mean chicken pot pie if you wanna all cook dinner beforehand too. Does not include airfare. (+ the hard copy + the dirty work + the download + the uniform + the VIP + the name dropper + the executive + the collaborator + the crooner + my undying love)Estimated delivery: Jan 2012
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THE PSYCHO/THE SUGAR DADDY - I don't know what to tell you - you're either crazy, or crazy loaded. I promise you 7 years of servitude and my firstborn (please don't legally bind me to that).Estimated delivery: Jul 2015