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Dylan Saunders is gearing up to make a record combining elements of soul, funk, rock and pop. It can't happen without you.
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    EVERLASTING THANKS! Your name will be credited proudly on my website and immortalized in internet time and space forever! You will also receive ancient Lithuanian swagger.

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    EARLY TRACK DOWNLOAD! As an added thanks for your contribution, you will receive exclusive early access to one track of the album before it is released, along with a credit on my website, and ancient Lithuanian swagger.

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    EARLY ALBUM DOWNLOAD & PERSONALIZED THANK YOU CARD! You will receive exclusive early access to the entire album before it is released, a hand-written thank you card, along with credit on my website, and ancient Lithuanian swagger.

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    SIGNED POSTER! You will receive a personalized, limited-edition poster, featuring original artwork by my good friend, the amazingly talented Ray Sumser. You will also receive an early album download, credit on the website, and ancient Lithuanian swagger.

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    PERSONALIZED PHYSICAL CD! If you're as nostalgic as I am, you will want your very own personalized, signed copy of the album. Fight the digitization of the world! Of course you will also receive an original signed poster, early album download, credit on the website, and ancient Lithuanian swagger.

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    LIMITED-EDITION T-SHIRT! Celebrate in style with your very own exclusive, limited-edition album t-shirt, for backers only. You will also receive a personalized physical CD, an original signed poster, early album download, credit on the website, and ancient Lithuanian swagger.

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    PERSONAL COLLECTION SELECTION! The Saunders library is small and mighty, but for your generosity, I will open it up for your listening and viewing pleasure. Enjoy a gift box of books, albums, plays, or DVDs from my personal collection, with a one-of-a-kind inscription. You will also enjoy a limited-edition t-shirt, a personalized physical CD, an original signed poster, early album download, credit on the website, and ancient Lithuanian swagger.

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    PHONE CALL PERFORMANCE! After perfectly executing back flips in your honor, I will personally call and thank you for your support. While we're talking about our favorite films and political theories, how about a live performance of a song your choosing, and a Twitter shout out to document? You will also receive a personalized gift box from my library, a limited-edition t-shirt, a personalized physical CD, an original signed poster, early album download, credit on the website, and ancient Lithuanian swagger.

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    GUEST LIST & BACKSTAGE MEET-AND-GREET! You are unbelievable. To thank you for your incomparable generosity, please enjoy four guest list passes to any future concert, play or show I do, complete with a backstage meet-and-greet before or after the show! You will also receive a personalized gift box from my library, a phone call and performance, a Twitter shout-out, a limited-edition t-shirt, a personalized physical CD, an original signed poster, early album download, credit on the website, and ancient Lithuanian swagger.

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    ONE-OF-A-KIND ALBUM ART and ORIGINAL REHEARSAL SCRIPT! I won't be able to begin to thank you for your contribution, so how about my original, fully-annotated rehearsal script from any past production! One-of-a-kind scripts may include: prior StarKid Productions, film screenplays, or scripts from regional theatre productions. You will also receive a handwritten, framed, and inscribed copy of song lyrics from the album, or any song of your choosing! Of course you will also receive four guest list spots to a future concert or show, a backstage meet-and-greet, a personalized gift box from my library, a phone call and performance, a Twitter shout-out, a limited-edition t-shirt, a personalized physical CD, an original signed poster, early album download, credit on the website, and ancient Lithuanian swagger.

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    PERSONALIZED RECORDING! I will be shouting your name from the rooftops for the rest of my days. Get excited for your very own, one-of-a-kind recording of Billy Joel's "Only The Good Die Young" or R. Kelly's "I Believe I Can Fly." Those would be my picks. I will cover and record ANY song of your choosing (or two, or three, or four!), in your honor! You will also receive an original rehearsal script, a one-of-a-kind piece of album art, four guest list spots to a future concert or show, a backstage meet-and-greet, a personalized gift box from my library, a phone call and performance, a Twitter shout-out, a limited-edition t-shirt, a personalized physical CD, an original signed poster, early album download, credit on the website, and ancient Lithuanian swagger.

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    STUDIO VISIT & ASSOCIATE PRODUCER CREDIT! Your support is a vital part of making this wild dream come true for me. For your unprecedented generosity, you will be acknowledged as an Associate Producer of the album (with your name credited proudly on the physical album itself), and will enjoy a full-day studio visit with myself, Tomek, the band, and production staff. Take a trip backstage with us (complete with inevitable "Ferris Bueller" reenactments), enjoy lunch on us, and see what it takes to make this album a reality. You will also receive a one-of-a-kind rehearsal script, a recorded cover of your choosing, a one-of-a-kind piece of album art, four guest list spots to a future concert or show, a backstage meet-and-greet, a personalized gift box from my library, a phone call and performance, a Twitter shout-out, a limited-edition t-shirt, a personalized physical CD, an original signed poster, early album download, credit on the website, and ancient Lithuanian swagger. **Contributor must provide transportation to Los Angeles or New York City.

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    HOMEMADE DINNER, ACTING / VOICE CLASSES, & EXECUTIVE PRODUCER CREDIT! Words cannot express my gratitude at your undying love and support, so I will embark on an elaborate home-cooked meal for you and your friends, as well as 5 one-hour acting or voice classes (classes are transferrable and can be used at any time, in person or over Skype). Your backing will also earn you the title of album EXECUTIVE PRODUCER (with your name credited proudly on the physical album itself)! Of course you will be visiting the recording studio to watch as the album takes shape, as well as a one-of-a-kind rehearsal script, a recorded cover of your choosing, a one-of-a-kind piece of album art, four guest list spots to a future concert or show, a backstage meet-and-greet, a personalized gift box from my library, a phone call and performance, a Twitter shout-out, a limited-edition t-shirt, a personalized physical CD, an original signed poster, early album download, credit on the website, and ancient Lithuanian swagger. **Contributor must provide transportation to Los Angeles or New York City.

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    PERSONAL WEEKEND TOUR & EXECUTIVE PRODUCER CREDIT! You are the top donor to a lifelong dream--so how about a weekend devoted to YOU! You will be flown out to either Los Angeles or New York, and put up in a hotel to spend the weekend touring my favorite city spots! How about breakfast and coffee, a hike, a museum stop, my favorite sandwich, a trip to the Santa Monica Pier, a visit to Universal...the possibilities are endless! It will be a unimaginable adventure, comparable to Fievel going west in 1991. And I will be thanking you for the rest of my days. As executive producer (with your name credited proudly on the physical album itself), you will also enjoy a home-cooked meal from my kitchen, 5 hours of acting or voice lessons, unlimited visits to the recording studio, a one-of-a-kind rehearsal script, a recorded cover of your choosing, a one-of-a-kind piece of album art, four guest list spots to a future concert or show, a backstage meet-and-greet, a personalized gift box from my library, a phone call and performance, a Twitter shout-out, a limited-edition t-shirt, a personalized physical CD, an original signed poster, early album download, credit on the website, and ancient Lithuanian swagger (airfare included for continental US donors only; international donors will make up difference in average cross-country domestic flight costs).

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