Due to an unfortunate accident all of our funding is gone. Please help us finish our new record & get a great reward for doing so.
for algernon needs your help -
The purpose of this project is to help raise funds so i may continue to record our new record. Recently, I was involved in pretty bad accident that wasn't my fault but due to the way insurance companies work was left paying all of the losses, personally. I do not want to go into details but instruments were lost, cars totaled & minor but painful injuries happened. Everyone and everything is working out and healing fine thanks to the love and support of friends and family but everything I had been saving for this new record was drained. This money will go a long way into helping myself and others. Any donation is appreciated and you will be forever in my heart and I will be eternally grateful. With your help i hope to be able to make back the money that was to be used to fund our next record, grow as a songwriter and make the best record i have ever made. Thank you, in advance.
What is all going into this album, in the past you have had little to no budget and made great albums?
This album is going beyond just a disc. Music is changing, audiences are changing and if you can't create something to stand out and demand attention you might as well not bother. This album is going to include films that go with each song, artwork from several artists, dancers and more. We are going to make seeing a live show as important as listening to the music is. So that it seems incomplete to have one without the other. This money will go to making the best sounding record we have made and to the several artist in the cincinnati area we have been working with to make this dream a reality. We were so close. That is why I need your help.
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Pledge $5 or moreYou selected
A donation of $5 will get your name in the thank you notes in the new for algernon record and a free song from the new record . The single will be yours by September 1st. 2012Estimated delivery:
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A donation of $25 will entitle you to all of the $5 rewards plus a personal thank you postcard designed by myself mailed to you at the conclusion of this project. In addition you will also recieve a song exclusive to this kickstarter project. Your songs will come September 1-5th and the postcard will be mailed out the week after the project concludes.Estimated delivery:
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Everything above plus a signed copy of the new for algernon record upon completion in March 2013. All of your other rewards will be sent out by Septmber 5.Estimated delivery:
Pledge $100 or moreYou selected
In addition to all of the other goodies, a donation of $100 or more will get you a song about whatever you want me to write about. I will write, perform, record and send you your finished song by November 2012. I just need your subject and if you want it in a certain style, tempo or genre.Estimated delivery:
Pledge $150 or moreYou selected
The new cd, your name in the album credits, a personal one of a kind thank you postcard, a song from the new cd, a song exclusive just for donors to this project, a song written for you and a second disc included with the new cd of other bands covering their favorite for algernon record.Estimated delivery:
Pledge $200 or moreYou selected
A set played just for you. If its local you tell me what songs (10-12) to play, original and/or covers and we will do it at our next show in town. If you live far away and I am not coming to your town, I will videotape a private performance just for you of the songs you want. Of course you get everything else along with this donation level as wellEstimated delivery:
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