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It's not too late to help my band and me complete "The Hero's Journey," a progressive filk-rock concept album inspired by the works of Joseph Campbell. Thank you, backers, for getting us this far!
It's not too late to help my band and me complete "The Hero's Journey," a progressive filk-rock concept album inspired by the works of Joseph Campbell. Thank you, backers, for getting us this far!
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    Our Gratitude

    Beth Kinderman & the Player Characters are infinitely grateful for every contribution to this project. Anyone who contributes any amount will be thanked by name on Beth's website.

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    The Call to Adventure

    You'll get a digital copy of the Departure demo EP right away, and a digital copy of the exclusive bonus track "Inferno" when it's released. Plus, I'll thank you by name on my website for your support.

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    Supernatural Aid

    A digital download of The Hero's Journey, including a PDF of the liner notes with art and lyrics. Plus the Departure EP, "Inferno," and a thank you on my website.

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    Crossing the Threshold

    A physical CD copy of The Hero's Journey, in addition to a digital download of the album. Plus the Departure EP, "Inferno," and a thank you on my website.

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    The Road of Trials

    Your choice of any ONE art print from the 17 "Hero's Journey" paintings. Plus CD and digital album download, the Departure EP, "Inferno," and a thank you on my website.

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    The Meeting with the Goddess

    Digital copies of the full Beth Kinderman & the Player Characters back catalog, including the previously unreleased Songs About Robots & Death EP. Plus your choice of one art print, CD and digital album download, the Departure EP, "Inferno," and a thank you on my website.

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    Apotheosis

    Your choice of any THREE art prints from the 17 "Hero's Journey" paintings. Plus my full back catalog digitally, CD and digital album download, the Departure EP, "Inferno," and a thank you on my website.

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    The Ultimate Boon

    I'll handwrite a lyric sheet for any one of my songs and my drummer will doodle weird stuff in the margins. Plus my full back catalog digitally, your choice of one art print, CD and digital album download, the Departure EP, "Inferno," and a thank you on my website.

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    The Magic Flight

    I'll record a cover song of your choice in my home studio (or your filk or parody, backing track, or other pre-existing piece of music). Plus my full back catalog digitally, your choice of one art print OR handwritten lyric sheet, CD and digital album download, the Departure EP, "Inferno," and a thank you on my website.

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    Rescue from Without

    I will write and home record an original song about the topic or theme of your choice. Plus my full back catalog digitally, your choice of one art print OR handwritten lyric sheet, CD and digital album download, the Departure EP, "Inferno," and a thank you on my website.

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    Master of Two Worlds

    Art prints of all 17 "Hero's Journey" paintings. Plus handwritten lyric sheet, my full back catalog digitally, CD and digital album download, the Departure EP, "Inferno," and a thank you on my website.

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    Freedom to Live

    Beth and members of the Player Characters will provide 2 hours of live music at your event in the upper Midwest USA (defined as IA, IL, MN, WI). Host a house concert or bring us to your convention, business, wedding, festival, church, etc. We are willing to perform in other locations if our excess travel costs are covered by the backer. Restrictions on available dates may apply; contact me before pledging with any concerns. Plus all 17 art prints, handwritten lyric sheet, a recording of a cover OR original song of your choice, my full back catalog digitally, CD and digital album download, the Departure EP, "Inferno," and a thank you on my website.

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