Share this project

Done

Share this project

Done
The Holy Ghost Electric Show wants to cut a full-length album! Anything and everything donated will be used to fund the recordings.
The Holy Ghost Electric Show wants to cut a full-length album! Anything and everything donated will be used to fund the recordings.
Created by
37 backers pledged $2,436 to help bring this project to life.

About this project

Cuttin' a Record With The Holy Ghost Electric Show project video thumbnail
Replay with sound
Play with
sound

$2,436

37

Abraham Lincoln was born in a cabin. These clanks and sounds were born in a cabin as well. If company in history is anything we are off to a good start. Hopefully we can skip the whole Civil War thing.

The Holy Ghost Electric Show started in a abandoned cabin on Cody Rogers' property a couple of years ago. Armed with nothing but a nasally voice and out-of-tune strings, they marched bravely into the bipolar arms of the local music scene of Northeast Mississippi. Playing at bars, houses, parking lots, parties, and for policemen in a park late at night, it humbly climbed out of nothing. The Holy Ghost Electric Show grew and so did its sound. Channeling influences and painting till the sounds were made their own, each member brought something all his own. The band is comprised of four core members Cody Rogers (Vocals), his brother Jake Rogers (Guitar), Austin Wheeler (Drums), and his not-brother Will Shirley (Lead Guitar).  

There are also people who travel and play with them on stage. Jesse James (Trombone / Piano), Ben Ricketts (Bass / Vocals), and Andrew Horton (Violin) are at the front of this musical entourage. Together they move from town to town, hole-in-the-wall to hole-in-the-wall, happy as can be, making noise and merriment for the locals and themselves. In February of this year they released their EP called Fire On The Mountain, but despite being grateful, they felt that it didn't capture the full spectrum of their sound. They want to make a record to be proud of, that will fully capture the characters and clangs of the weird America that is The Holy Ghost Electric Show. They hope this Kickstarter will make this vision a reality in the near future. If they are funded the proper amount of money they will record in Water Valley, MS (Near Oxford, MS) this summer. The Holy Ghost Electric Show appreciates your interest and help in this project and hopes to shake your good luck hand soon. 

Here are some links:

Bandcamp

Facebook

FAQ

Have a question? If the info above doesn't help, you can ask the project creator directly.

Ask a question

Support this project

  1. Select this reward

    Pledge $5 or more About $5

    -Nice Guy/Gal Edition-

    Digital download of the "Fire On the Mountain" EP

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    0 backers
    $
    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  2. Select this reward

    Pledge $10 or more About $10

    -"You're a Gentle Soul" Edition-
    Digital download of the album and the "Fire On the Mountain" EP!

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    4 backers
    $
    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  3. Select this reward

    Pledge $15 or more About $15

    -Thank "God You Spent Your Money On This and Not a Ke$ha Album" Edition-
    Physical copy of the album, plus digital download of the "Fire On the Mountain" EP as well as previously unreleased recordings, and a hand-written, personalized thank you!

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    4 backers
    $
    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  4. Select this reward

    Pledge $20 or more About $20

    -The "This Could Really Get Out of Hand" Edition-
    Physical copies of both the album and the "Fire On the Mountain" EP. Hand-written thank you letters, unreleased tracks digital download AND a unique photograph of a band member doing something not to be discussed in detail.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    6 backers
    $
    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  5. Select this reward

    Pledge $25 or more About $25

    -The "Red Gets a Sore Drawing Hand" Edition-
    All previous rewards, PLUS a caricature drawing of yourself done by Lead Guitarist Will Shirley, an autographed photo, and a live acoustic song over Skype just for you!

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    5 backers
    $
    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  6. Select this reward

    Pledge $50 or more About $50

    -The IMMORTAL Edition-
    All previous rewards, plus handwritten lyrics, a signed drum stick, a t-shirt, as well as your name in the credits of the album.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    6 backers
    $
    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  7. Select this reward

    Pledge $75 or more About $75

    -The "OH BOY A NEW JUMP DRIVE" Edition-
    All previous rewards, plus a thumb-drive containing every video, photo, and scrap we have on our cumulative hardrives! (It's quite a lot.) PLUS a signed poster, hand-numbered!

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    1 backer
    $
    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  8. Select this reward

    Pledge $100 or more About $100

    -The "My Name is Betty" Edition-
    All previous rewards and a song written about you!

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    2 backers
    $
    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  9. Select this reward

    Pledge $250 or more About $250

    -The "I'm With the Band" Edition-
    All previous rewards, plus, every local show of ours to which you attend (not arenas and stadiums), you receive free admittance and an invitation to Huddle House afterward. (Or whatever we decide to do.)

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    1 backer
    $
    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  10. Select this reward

    Pledge $500 or more About $500

    -The "Bringin' the Party to You" Edition-
    All previous rewards, plus a show at a venue of your choice - your house, a local coffee shop, a stadium, anywhere you have connections. We'd love to hang with you! (limited to U.S.)

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    0 backers
    $
    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  11. Select this reward

    Pledge $750 or more About $750

    -The "Hail Cobra" Edition-
    All of the above plus a weekend with the band! Come to the Cobra Command Cabin and partake in activities such as Jam Sessions, video games, Kung Pow viewing sessions, or whatever you want to do!

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    1 backer
    $
    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  12. Select this reward

    Pledge $1,000 or more About $1,000

    -The "We Are Clay in the Palm of Your Hand" Edition-
    We are at your mercy! All of the above! Plus, an invitation to come to hang out with us in the studio, which also includes hangout time in beautiful Oxford, MS. Transportation methods are up to you, but we can pick you up from the Memphis airport, train station, or Greyhound station if necessary.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    0 backers
    $
    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.

Funding period

- (45 days)