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Former middle-school English teacher and band looking to record a folk-rock album! Share the music: http://bit.ly/tacomanarrowsny
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    {INSTANT DOWNLOAD OF "THIS IS HOW IT STARTS," ORIGINAL SONG FEATURED IN VIDEO} As soon as you become a backer, you will be able to click on "Updates" and get the link for a free download of the original song featured in this video.

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    {HIGH FIVE}! Every bit counts!!!!!

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    {DIGITAL DOWNLOAD OF THE ALBUM + BACKER EXCLUSIVE SONG} Download of album one week before the release date. Immediate download of acoustic version of "This Is How it Starts."

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    {SLAP AND A WHISKEY} Dedicated you tube video of Jim slapping a band member of your choice in the face and then buying them a whiskey.

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    {PHYSICAL COPY OF ALBUM} signed and numbered + digital download. [TIER 2]

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    {TACOMA NARROWS PANTIES} Covertly show your support for Tacoma Narrows and keep us close to your... hearts. Feel free to come to our shows and throw them at us ;) + digital download [Teir 2]

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    {TACOMA NARROWS SOFT TEE} Choose from two different designs. Tee-shirts are super soft and exclusive to the Kickstarter campaign. Plus digital download [TIER 2].

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    {TACOMA NARROWS TANK TOP} Tanks are super soft and exclusive to the Kickstarter campaign. They feature the Tacoma Narrows logo on the front. Scroll down to see a pic. Plus digital download [TIER 2].

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    {TACOMA NARROWS HOODIE} Super soft and comfy. Rock this while you're lounging around the house or out on a Sunday morning stroll. PLUS digital download.

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    {SIGNED TACOMA NARROWS POSTER} Professionally designed and printed Tacoma Narrows poster, exclusive to the campaign, signed by all members of the band + digital download.

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    {PERSONAL SLAP AND A WHISKEY} You get to slap any band member in the face and we will buy you a whiskey. We won't pay for travel to NY. Sorry :/

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    {TIER 2 DOUBLE BUNDLE} Choose any two of the Tier two rewards. Plus digital download.

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    {INK-PRINT OF TACOMA NARROWS BY ARTIST GARY PETERSON} Beautiful ink print of a man dancing on the Tacoma Narrows Bridge before it collapses. Measures about 13 x 10" See Rewards Section for image. :)

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    {GUITAR/SONG-WRITING LESSON} Half-hour Skype or in person guitar or song-writing lesson where we cover guitar basics as well as how to craft a song's chord progression and harmony.

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    {THANK YOU VIDEO} Choose a song and receive a dedicated YouTube performance and thank you. You choose if you want the video set to public or private. PLUS digital download.

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    {TIER 3 TRIPLE BUNDLE} Choose any three of the Tier 2 Rewards. Includes digital download.

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    {HAND-WRITTEN LYRICS} Choose any song from the album and receive hand written lyrics on special parchment letterhead. Plus digital download.

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    {LEATHER BOUND JOURNAL W/ LETTER OR LYRICS} Beautifully bound black leather journal with personalized thank you letter from me to you. You can also choose to have the first page be hand written lyrics of a song. Plus digital download.

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    {FULL BAND SLAP AND A SHOT OF WHISKEY} Slap each member of the band in the face (including Jim). We will then buy you a shot of whiskey. And again, we won't pay for your travel to NY. Sorry. Again.

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    {2 GUITAR/SONG-WRITING LESSONS} Two, half hour guitar or song-writing lesson where we cover guitar basics as well as how to craft a song's chord progression and harmony. In person or via Skype.

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    {4 GUITAR/SONG-WRITING LESSONS} 4 half-hour guitar and/or song-writing lessons where we cover guitar basics as well as how to craft a song's chord progression and harmony.

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    {FRAMED INK-PRINT OF TACOMA NARROWS BY ARTIST GARY PETERSON} This is the same reward as the one for $65 but we will have it framed and shipped to you. You can choose the color of the frame after the campaign has ended.

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    {HOMECOOKED DINNER AND ACOUSTIC SERENADE} Enjoy a homecooked dinner made by Cheney and any band members that can make it. You can feel free to invite your friends. Music will ensue. (Cheney is a really good cook; he will take into your dietary restrictions and desires into account :) + Tier 1 and your choice of Tier 2.

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    {SIGNED GUITAR} Signed guitar used by Cheney in his earlier song writing days. Beautiful condition and lovely action. Plus digital download.

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    {LIVING ROOM CONCERT} Acoustic concert in your living room with Cheney and as many band members as can make it. (Travel is an additional cost if more than 50 miles from NYC) Please contact me at cheney.munson@gmail.com if you have questions.

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    {JIM'S SIGNED BASS GUITAR} Signature alone is worth 1000 bucks so you're basically getting this guitar for free! Same guitar that Jim plays in the video. It's a lefty bass! Email tacomanarrowsny@gmail.com for more details.

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    {PERSONALIZED SONG} After a phone or one-on-one interview, Cheney will write and record a song about you or someone/something of your choosing. Altertnatively, you could have a short-lived romantic fling with Cheney, resulting in one or the other hearts being broken. Cheney will THEN write a song about you and the experience. ;)

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    {SIGNED TACOMA NARROWS POSTER} Professionally designed and printed Tacoma Narrows poster, exclusive to the campaign, signed by all members of the band + digital download. [TIER 2]

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    {FRAMED INK-PRINT OF TACOMA NARROWS BY ARTIST GARY PETERSON} This is the same reward as the one for $65 but we will have it framed and shipped to you. You can choose the color of the frame after the campaign has ended.

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