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Our second album, "Beacons", recorded & mixed at Tiny Telephone in SF. A full length soaring concept album about loss and heartbreak.
Our second album, "Beacons", recorded & mixed at Tiny Telephone in SF. A full length soaring concept album about loss and heartbreak.
69 backers pledged $3,665 to help bring this project to life.

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The origins of this record coincide with pivotal experiences for our band; Lost loved ones, the birth of a new baby, and the solidification of our creative partnership together.

Because these songs symbolize so much for us, we enlisted the ear of Jay Pellicci (The Dodos, Death Cab For Cutie, Sleater Kinney, Deerhoof) to track, mix and produce our record at Tiny Telephone Recording Studio in San Francisco. Ed Brooks (Death Cab For Cutie, Cursive, Fleet Foxes, Minus the Bear) was then brought in for mastering.

The combined wisdom of these brilliant minds - as well as Tiny Telephone's analog gear and philosophy, which has consistently provided a gorgeous, rich sound to some of the best records of our time - shines through in the album's ten tracks, which we can't wait to share.

So far, we've paid for this project completely out of pocket. We're turning to our community to help us fund the pressing of our album to 180 gram vinyl. We'd love your help getting these songs onto their intended format.

Thank You,

Carlos, Clay, and James

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Matthew Hale Photography:

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Matthew-Hale-Photography/1481459132143738?ref=br_tf

Isa James Photography:

http://www.isajaymesphotography.com/

Risks and challenges

We have been faced with a number of unique challenges throughout the writing and recording process of this album. Post-production is no exception. We still need to have this pressed, shipped, hand delivered, promoted, and all the fun stuff that goes along with releasing an album. We've had to pay studio costs, engineers, vinyl pressing, artists, directors, photographers and much more. This has been such a huge labor of love for us and we believe so strongly in what we have here. We're determined no matter what to get it to your ears!

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    "Devotion" and "Exhale" Pre-release singles + music videos.

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    Digital Download of "Beacons" Album + sticker and button pack

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    The Silhouette Era Tote bag w/Digital Download of "Beacons" Album + sticker and button pack

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    12" 180 gram Vinyl Edition of "Beacons" Album w/ Digital Download + sticker and button pack

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    "The Silhouette Era" band T-Shirt. (soft, pre-shrunk tri-blend black shirt) w/ Digital Download of "Beacons" Album + sticker and button pack

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    A spot in 1 of 2 of our next Music Videos! + Digital Download of "Beacons" Album.

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    12" 180 gram Vinyl Edition of "Beacons" Album w/ Digital Download + The Silhouette Era Tote Bag + sticker and button pack

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    12" 180 gram Vinyl Edition of "Beacons" Album w/ "The Silhouette Era" graphic band T-Shirt (soft, pre-shrunk tri-blend black shirt), and Digital Download of "Beacons" Album + sticker and button pack

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    Free admission (pair) for next 5 TSE shows! w/ Digital Download of "Beacons" Album + sticker and button pack

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    The Silhouette Era Hoodie + The Silhouette Era T-Shirt (soft, pre-shrunk tri-blend black shirt) + Digital Download of "Beacons" Album + sticker and button pack

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    a collection of our 7 Stanley Kubrick themed show posters, created by graphic designer Pauline Vassiliadis. Printed on heavy bond in large flyer size (may vary depending on poster). hand numbered w/ Digital Download of "Beacons" Album + sticker and button pack and Vinyl

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    THE WHOLE DAMN THING: The Silhouette Era Hoodie, The Silhouette Era band T-Shirt (soft, pre-shrunk tri-blend black shirt), Stickers & Buttons, The Silhouette Era Tote Bag, 12" 180 gram Vinyl Edition of "Beacons" Album, and Digital Download of "Beacons" Album + sticker and button pack

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    Chef Carlos cooks you a private 3 course meal with Silvestri Vineyards pairing. (Food and gas expense included). Limit 150 mile radius of San Francisco and Max Limit 4 person party!

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    The Whole Damn Thing Package (see Reward # 12) + A Private Performance by us for any party or event your heart so desires! (limit to California residents and some surrounding states)

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