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A multi-sensory live concert experience with banjo and slide guitar virtuoso, singer-songwriter, and cupcake connoisseur Tony Furtado.
A multi-sensory live concert experience with banjo and slide guitar virtuoso, singer-songwriter, and cupcake connoisseur Tony Furtado.
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    1. Sarita and Andrew Brown on April 3, 2012

      If these cupcakes are as yummy-li-cious as they sound, I may send you my top secret recipe for pumpkin bars. Thanks Tony!

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      Edmond Rampen on March 29, 2012

      DVD and CD arrived, great job!!!! Next best thing to a live show
      Thanks, time to make the cupcakes!!

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      Jay Curlee on March 20, 2012

      Tony, I received the DVD today and am watching it now. I am ten minutes in and love it. The music is wonderful. The lighting, camera work, and direction are fantastic. I am not surprised. I am very impressed. How many cameras and what kind of cameras were they?

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      Elaine Ball on January 20, 2012

      You look so cute in your apron, Tony! Bet your cupcakes are delicious but I KNOW your music is outstanding! I LOVED your live concert at Mississippi Studio. Here's to more successes!
      Congratulations. Hugs, Elaine

    5. Melissa Crabtree on November 18, 2011

      Congratulations Tony!!!

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      Brent Jensen on November 14, 2011

      Hey Tony! Great! The goal has been reached!

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      Tricia Seeberg on November 14, 2011

      AWESOME! CONGRATULATIONS! great news!

    8. Dan Fountain on November 13, 2011

      That's just terrific!! I'm so looking forward to the show!! :D!

    9. Lawrence Lipkin on November 13, 2011

      Hooray! Psyched to see this!

    10. Gordon Rosenberg on November 13, 2011

      Congratulations on reaching your mark, Tony! We're looking forward to the concert and DVD taping!!

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      Joy Furtado on November 13, 2011

      Tony, I wish I could have got you over the top. So close...Love, Mom

    12. Tony Furtado 2-time creator on November 12, 2011

      Getting so close! 5 days left...we are so gonna do this and Im looking very forward to making this DVD! Gonna be a blast. If you havent gotten your tix for the show, you can ether get them at the $40 reward level or at this point, might be best to go here:
      http://www.mississippistudios.com/tickets/

      Tony

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      Frank Shenave on November 12, 2011

      Mr. Furtado....can't wait for you to be my side man!!!! Peace Bones!!!!!

    14. Spencer Crandall on November 11, 2011

      So, if each of us 230 backers added $5-$10 to our pledges Tony would reach his goal. I'm upping it today. We can't get that close and not reach the finish line.

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      sharon schneiderman on November 10, 2011

      what a cool video on how to make a bottle neck slide! marty and sharyn

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      joel tarantal on November 6, 2011

      You're getting closer Tony, Way to go!!! Only $3,340.00 from the finish line w/ 11 days to go. Go, Go, Go! Peace, Joel

    17. Tony Furtado 2-time creator on October 28, 2011

      Show was fun last night Gordon! And thanks for supporting!
      So far so good folks! If you have any friends who might be into this...dont hesitate nudging them to watch the pitch video! STill a ways to go...lets make it happen!

      THANKS
      Tony

    18. Gordon Rosenberg on October 28, 2011

      Great seeing you and Stephanie here in Bend last night - looking forward to the DVD show!
      Debby & Gordon

    19. Sarita and Andrew Brown on October 28, 2011

      Hello Tony,
      We are so happy to be able to contribute to your amazing project. We also wanted you to know your dear rabbit, "Cotton", is doing just fine here with us, but at times he misses Portland. Good luck with this project! We are looking forward to receiving our postcards! (Remember to include a line to your rabbit)

      Sarita Brown and family

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      Ron Johnson on October 27, 2011

      Hey Tony,
      Still in Redding. Look me up if you ever need a place to crash as you're headed down I-5.
      Happy cupcakes,
      Ron

    21. Tony Furtado 2-time creator on October 26, 2011

      Ron! Great to see your name here! Thanks so much man! I hope to see you down the road someday! Where youa t these days?

      Loey and fam...THANKS you guys! Yes, kryptonite cupcakes, I can relate!

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      Ron Johnson on October 25, 2011

      Tony, good luck on what's sure to be another wonderful project. My sixth grade students and I listened to some of your music and turned your project into a math problem. It was a lot of fun. I sure miss those days sitting around Strawberry and Redding picking with you and Rob. Hope to see you down the road.
      Ron

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      Loey & Andy Wells on October 25, 2011

      Damn Tony, rabbits and cupcakes. How could I resist? (On facebook I list cupcakes as the perfect food, they're my kryptonite). Plus it sounds like you do a mean slide guitar. Good luck.
      Loey, Andy & Dylan

    24. Tony Furtado 2-time creator on October 24, 2011

      Yes, Christina! I want this DVD too! We will reach this goal if it keeps pace...thanks everyone so much for supporting, still a ways to go so pass the link to some friends! Give a little nudge....and THANKS!

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      Christina Werner on October 21, 2011

      Happy to be aboard! If the campaign keeps this pace I'm very sure we will reach the goal easily! We MUST - because I REALLY want this DVD :) ... and of course the little goodies on top! Looking forward and keeping fingers crossed! Cheers ... Christina

    26. Tadd Igarashi on October 20, 2011

      Hi Tony, I'm a fan of your music from Tokyo, Japan. Unfortunately I've not had opportunities to see your live performance yet. So I'm really glad to find you will make a live DVD. Hope this campaign will succeed. Good luck!!

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      Graham Knight on October 20, 2011

      Too tempting to pass up - from the wild nights at the Gothic Theater to .....

      good luck with the project!!

    28. Ron Boesl on October 20, 2011

      Jean & Ron looking forward to being there when it happens. Been a long and fun road admiring your numerous talents and the love of your life evolve and grow as time passes.

    29. Denise Maddock on October 20, 2011

      OMG! The cupcake segment was awesomely hilarious!!! Great choice of venue :)

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      sharon schneiderman on October 20, 2011

      you are SO talented and your music is beautiful! we are very proud of you and we love your video! love, marty and sharyn

    31. freda rowley on October 20, 2011

      your video is hilarious and heartfelt. i will promise to share it if you promise not to put plastic into a hot oven ever again (please!!) happy birthday,...one day late!

    32. Dan Fountain on October 18, 2011

      It's great to see you do this! I'm enjoying seeing the pledges build! :D Good luck Tony! It will be a great show! :D! Go Cupcake! :D

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      Jean Huston (deleted) on October 18, 2011

      I was sooo bummed to miss your show at The Ark last week - work got in the way but this cool project makes me feel I can right that wrong in some cosmic roundabout way. Best of luck on this project, I can't wait to see it flourish!! Oh, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY!

    34. Telluride Tom Heidger on October 18, 2011

      Looking forward to this project Tony. I'm also hoping you'll come back to Telluride soon.
      Great video's... very funny.

    35. Tony Furtado 2-time creator on October 18, 2011

      Thanks Joanne!!!

    36. Joanne Scollard on October 18, 2011

      Done! Can't wait for this recording! Discovered your music when I got an advance copy of the American Gypsy CD from a buyer I worked with at Borders (RIP) home office. Been a huge fan ever since! The show at The Ark the other night was awesome! Good luck!

    37. Tony Furtado 2-time creator on October 18, 2011

      Isabel- THANKS! A long way to go but yes, going VERY well so far!

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      Isabel Merriman on October 18, 2011

      Done! Kept meaning to back Steph's and was lazy - never got round to that (sorry!) so .............. got to this IMMEDIATELY. Happy Birthday too, from Wales. Best of luck for this project - looks like it's going well so far. x

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      Betsy Miller (deleted) on October 18, 2011

      Long time listener, first time caller... Just wanted to wish you a happy birthday, Tony! Really looking forward to this recording!

    40. Tony Furtado 2-time creator on October 18, 2011

      I just added a new reward level! I will sculpt for you! CHeck it out!

    41. Jim Stewart on October 18, 2011

      Great stuff, bro. I admire the initiative. The whole deal is pretty cool.

    42. Tony Furtado 2-time creator on October 18, 2011

      It appears to be off to a great start! Thanks everyone for keeping it up! Its kinda fun watching the little meter thingy fill up...long way to go so tell ur friends!

    43. Stella Burkett on October 18, 2011

      What a great idea Tony - looking forward to the DVD!

    44. Tony Furtado 2-time creator on October 17, 2011

      Yes GILBERT! You got the banjo head! Thanks again EVERYONE for being so supportive right off the bat! I feel the love!

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      Barbara Nicholson on October 17, 2011

      Cool video Tony, can't wait for the concert!

    46. Margaret Allen on October 17, 2011

      Great video, Tony! Love all your music, but your live shows are really magical! Looking forwarding to finding out where your latest musical journey leads. Who knew the same talented pair of hands could produce such fabulous music, beautiful bunnies, and cupcakes?!

    47. Margaret Belland on October 17, 2011

      This is so much fun...can't wait to see it!!!

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