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Rock out with Loch Ness, an aspiring folk metal band on their journey to be immortalized as metal gods.
Rock out with Loch Ness, an aspiring folk metal band on their journey to be immortalized as metal gods.
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Summary :

Donna, Joey, Kyle and Steve are four high school metal heads that dream of making it big with their folk metal band, Loch Ness. Now, all they need to do is figure out how to keep a lead singer. However, in their hometown of Omaha, Nebraska there’s not a lot of candidates lining up for the position. With overbearing parents, lack of funds and a bass player who manages to get it wrong more then right, will they ever keep it together long enough to truly rock out?

Cast of Characters :

Donna -

Never really fitting in with the girls, Donna always considered herself one of the guys – just prettier and better smelling. With a meddling mother and an enthusiastic father, Loch Ness and her keyboard are her only outlets for expression.

Joey -

Neal Peart. Lars Ulrich. Dave Lombardo. The great drummers of our time and Joey considers himself one of them; now he only needs to get the rest of the world to acknowledge it. With the passion and the looks to make him a superstar, he will lead Loch Ness into greatness despite all of the odds.

Kyle-

Pessimistic and cynical, Loch Ness’ lead guitarist tends to be a Debbie Downer despite being from the rich side of the tracks. At 17 and the baby of the group, he yearns for the day that he can buy his own cigarettes and prove that he is a true metal head.

Steve-

Even with his constant pot smoking and video game playing, Steve still finds the time to write killer bass lines. Which is good; since everything else he tries to help with tends to cause more problems then solutions.

Loch Ness: The Real Life Band

Like all great movies (and a few bad ones), Loch Ness: The Web Series is based on a true story. Yes – there was a folk-metal band based out of Omaha, Nebraska called Loch Ness not that long ago. It was their journey to the land of metal that inspired the series creator and original Loch Ness band member, Christina, to share the tale.

What will your money help us do?

Rent gear- Cameras, lights and all of the other equipment needed in order to make Loch Ness: The Web Series look great.

Pay for insurance- To cover our a$$.

Costumes - So we don’t have to steal stuff from Hot Topic. Shoplifting is bad!

Production design- Cameras and lights can only do so much if the set sucks.

Craft Services- To feed our actors and crew.

Location permits- Because we don’t want Film LA to come confiscate our footage. 

What do you get in return? 

We appreciate your donations and support! Every dollar you donate is one step closer to making Loch Ness: The Web Series possible. To show how much we think you guys’ rock, we want to give you something in return. Our reward package ranges from original Loch Ness songs to Producer credits and on-set groupies! Check out all of the reward details located on the side! 

We look forward to showing you episodes 1-5 of Loch Ness: The Web Series at www.lochnesswebseries.com!

Risks and challenges

The Loch Ness production team has worked tirelessly to iron out all of the details to make Loch Ness: The Web Series run smoothly. We would like to consider ourselves ‘Gods of Planning and Contingency’ and are ready to take on any unforeseen circumstances that might happen.

Where’s my reward?
Don’t worry metal heads - as long as you have given us your mailing address, you will get your reward. We have included all of the rewards into our budget and have appropriately scheduled the time needed for delivery. Of course, there is a chance that there may be delays with the vendor. If so, you will be notified via email of the delay and updated on the new delivery schedule.

Why is it taking so long for Loch Ness: The Web Series to be released?
There are many dedicated people involved in making Loch Ness: The Web Series and coordinating schedules can sometimes be a challenge. This, of course will delay our production schedule. Certain scenes, such as concert scenes with many extras, will take extra care to make sure everyone is available at the same time at our given location.

Great editing often looks easy but it actually takes a lot of time to make something so effortless. When something is edited poorly, it is noticeable and can ruin a project. The editing process might have some schedule setbacks in order to make it look great.

Thanks for all your help and contributions!

*Please note the following:
-You must be able to provide your own transportation to and around Los Angeles, and accommodations, if necessary, for rewards that include such.
- You must be 18 years of age or older to be eligible for all on-set rewards, cameos, and premiere. Special age restrictions per venue may apply.

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    Online stalker... I mean groupie!
    We get it, you want to know our every move. Updates and cool behind-the-scenes information on filming Loch Ness: The Web Series will be emailed to YOU!

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    Concert Groupie!
    Twitter, Facebook and Website shout-outs as well as email updates! Thank you! You ROCK and now everybody knows it!

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    Digital Viking.
    Get your folk metal on and head bang to a Loch Ness original song - digitally downloaded to you, plus all the perks from above!

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    A Loch Ness: The Web Series thank-you card signed by the Loch Ness team, plus all the perks from above!

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    Sailor of the High Seas.
    Special Thanks in each episode end credits, plus all the perks from above! Thank you for your viking spirit!

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    Deck Hand.
    A Loch Ness: The Web Series high-density frisbee! We all need something to pass the time while we wait in line for our favorite shows! Plus all the perks from above!

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    Viking.
    Get a Viking name attached to your episode credit and a Loch Ness poster autographed by the cast!
    Craig Jones is such a boring name. How about Inkil Dunkill? Now that is a name to be feared
    and make a viking proud! Plus all the perks from above!

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    Viking Brawler.
    Feeling thirsty while you party hard? Receive a Loch Ness band flask for all your pre-gaming rock needs, plus all the perks from above!

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    SPECIAL BLACK FRIDAY REWARD: Viking or Metal Head Cartoon Version of YOU!!!
    Congratulations, new backers! We have a new reward JUST for you!
    We’ve added a special reward for new backers! For $125 you can get a cartoon drawing of yourself by an industry professional as a Viking OR metal head! Reward lasts today through the end of the campaign. Limited Quantity!

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    True Metal Head.
    You're a rock star in our books! Be in the web series in a concert scene or walk-on role. You will get an IMDB credit for being one of our scene groupies. Must be able to provide transportation to the set. Plus all the perks from above!

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    Metal God.
    Invitation to the LA screening party and as an added bonus have a band member's ex-girlfriend/boyfriend named after you. Must be able to provide transportation to LA. Plus all the perks from above!

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    Ruler of Asgard.
    Odin bows down to you! Besides our immense gratitude, CONGRATULATIONS- YOU'RE AN EXECUTIVE PRODUCER! You not only receive the credit but are invited to be our on-set guest for a day to hang out with the cast and crew at one of our shoots. Must be able to provide transportation to LA and set. Plus all the perks from above!

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