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Nashville musician Ernie Halter is writing a song per week for 52 weeks. Bringing listeners closer to the music than ever before.
Nashville musician Ernie Halter is writing a song per week for 52 weeks. Bringing listeners closer to the music than ever before.
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    1. Eileen Elrod on October 22, 2012

      And 8 hours later, you hit 4 times the mark! WOOHOO!!!

    2. Melissa Carbone on October 22, 2012

      Congrats on breaking $30K E!! Happy Birthday too!! :)

    3. Eileen Elrod on October 22, 2012

      Almost there! I was so expecting that you would hit 4 times your goal... not quite but close! OH, and so my profile name is my legal name so I request you use my middle name in the song, "Eileen"... and no cheating by borrowing from Dexys Midnight Runners... ;-)

    4. Ernie Halter 2-time creator on October 21, 2012

      Marie... potpourri, gymboree, chicken curry.....

    5. Marie Elizabeth on October 21, 2012

      So glad to have finally met you and to be on board as a backer. I would have pledged the $500 but nothing rhymes with "Marie" ;)

    6. Matt Kneale on October 21, 2012

      Close to the finish now, Ernie! Does 'work' start for you tomorrow, then, or the following week? :)

    7. Ernie Halter 2-time creator on October 19, 2012

      Keep the faith Les! I think the success of this project or any, depends on the strength of the fanbase. I've been fortunate enough to have been connecting with mine for over 10 years now. I think the key is that every single fan and supporter is important. Every single one has the potential to spread your music to many more people. Keep doing what you do, and connecting with your audience. Thanks for the kind words! E

    8. Les Yocum on October 19, 2012

      Wow people are not even looking at my site: GREAT TO HEAR ! Keep in touch:)

    9. Ernie Halter 2-time creator on October 19, 2012

      Exactly Kenneth. Right now the songs are streaming only, because Kickstarter won't let me upload the files to download. When the project funding is complete, and I know who all the backers are I'll be emailing the mp3's. Most likely the way I'll do it is to email the dropbox links to the mp3s to download, and also upload the tracks to a private Backers Only SoundCloud account. That way you can have the mp3 file, but also be able to stream it instantly from SoundCloud as well as leave comments and interact with other backers. : ]

    10. Kenneth Hartford on October 19, 2012

      For the backer only songs in mp3, will those be emailed when the pledge window is closed?

      So glad this has done well for you Ernie and can't wait for the next 52 weeks of songs.

    11. Clint Garner on October 19, 2012

      I know it's not a contest, but do you realize you've raised more than Bryan White? Talk about putting the work in.

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      Leslie Grimes on September 27, 2012

      I had to place the pledge that put you to $21,000 for my daughter Virginia who turns 21 in December :-).

    13. Ernie Halter 2-time creator on September 21, 2012

      $52 gets 52 songs. 1 per week for 52 weeks.

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      Deitz Dittrich on September 21, 2012

      $5 per 52 songs or $5 total?

    15. Ernie Halter 2-time creator on September 18, 2012

      Thanks everyone. This is really exciting!!

    16. Erika Winchester on September 16, 2012

      This is an awesome idea! I can't wait to hear your new songs!

    17. Mary C. Parker on September 15, 2012

      I've always admired your creativity in staying connected to your fans. Congrats on birthing another awesome idea and getting a great project funded so quickly!

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      SereynaG on September 15, 2012

      Couldn't be happier to support you from start to finish. :)

    19. Rina_S_Official on September 15, 2012

      Woohoo! Now start getting prolific!

    20. Matt Kneale on September 15, 2012

      Fully funded! Congratulations :)

    21. Carrie Medders on September 15, 2012

      Congrats on getting this amazing project funded so quickly! YOU ROCK!!