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55 backers pledged $2,683 to help bring this project to life.

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Photo by Ryan Russell
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Hi.  We're Afore Notation, and we want to record our EP titled "A Story Of Skies, A Voyage Of Stars".  This is a concept EP, consisting of stories written by the band and our vocalist Garrett about a boy with super-natural powers.  Every song will tell a part of the boy's journey;  from his hardships, triumphs, defeats, to battling his inner demons.  The overall goal with this first EP is to be the start of a series.  We not only love music, but we appreciate the wonders of art, and fictional story-telling.  You might think we're geeks, nerds, dorks, whatever.  But we think we're bad-ass, and we want to share our bad-assery with more bad-asses who do bad-ass stuff.

     But we're trying to do so much more.  We serve as the catalyst of a new wave of rock music, and we want you to be a part of it.  You're not only funding the EP, but our destiny!  We've been training really hard, but villains hinder us at every path!  We need more heroes (you!!!) to pave the way for victory.  If we succeed, you get the spoils!  Tales of your exploits will spread across the land to every town, village, and kingdom!  Afore Notation is more than a band, it's an epic to unfold, and we want you to be there every step of the way.  So what do you say?  Will you join our party, level up, and defeat the bad guys?  Or will you succumb to fear, and leave our heroes to their doom?!  Our fate is in your hands! 

Photo by Ryan Russell
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Also, be sure to check out our spontaneous and hilarious music video we made from our Kickstarter video shoot!

Music video and Kickstarter video filmed by Alan Collins of Birmingham Digital Media.

You may also purchase our single that was used in the video, Unparalleled, by clicking here.

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Our t shirt, for those of you who are donating to get this reward!
Our t shirt, for those of you who are donating to get this reward!

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*DISCLAIMER*

All content received through rewards and on this page are subject to copyright. Designs, images, music, etc. may not be reproduced without written permission from Afore Notation. We reserve the right to alter, use, sell, and distribute all material and content as we wish.

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    You will be counted among the masses of dollar donators and compiled into a list of permafriends on our website (Henceforth referred to as THE COUNTENING!) and emailed a copy of our current three song demo! (My View In Flight, Galactic Ascension, and Make Believe)

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    You will receive a soon to be priceless Afore Notation sticker, and a free download of one song from our EP! + 3 song demo + STILL BE A PART OF THE AFOREMENTIONED (lolz) WEBSITE COUNTENING! WHAT WIZARDRY IS THIS?

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    An insanely non-collectible digital download of our EP. FROM THE FUTURE! (previous to the release) + Sticker + The Countening + 3 song demo

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    A real, ACTUALLY collectible copy of our EP. One day you'll insist it sounds better than an MP3. JUST LIKE VINYL! We'll also include the digital copy so you don't have to wait! + Sticker + The Countening + 3 song demo

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    Your hard earned gil will get you a physical copy of our EP, and an Afore Notation T-Shirt! It appears as a mere Level 1 Cloth, but it's enhanced with BRUTAL AWESOME. + Digital download of EP + Sticker + The Countening + 3 song demo

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    We will confess our everlasting gratitude to you in the linear notes of the upcoming album! EVERYONE WILL KNOW THAT WE THINK YOU ARE GREAT! + You'll become a featured fan in a special section of our website and Facebook page! Send us a picture of yourself looking heroic and we'll give you character stats based on your best trait! + A secret, never-heard-except-by-us-and-three-other-dudes MIDI album of our EP! (Instrumental) + Digital EP + T Shirt + AUTOGRAPHED, physical copy of our EP + The Countening + 3 song demo + Sticker

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    You will be in our next music video and hang out with us all day! (Certain obvious restrictions apply here, but, we are flexible. Let's make it happen!) We will eat steak with you and play video games all night! We'll also give you a T-Shirt and a signed physical copy of our EP + Digital EP + MIDI EP + Your name in linear notes + The Countening + 3 song demo + Sticker + Featured Fan

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    Our grandmothers will fuse into one super-grandmother, and knit you a Limited Edition, custom, signed Afore Notation BATTLE COWL! That's right folks. You will feel ultra-powerful sporting this one-of-a-kind accessory. It's also bind-on-equip, and you can't trade it. (Unless you don't want to be cool anymore.) You will get the color cape of your choice, and all capes will come with an Afore Notation logo on the back.
    + Physical & Digital EP + T Shirt + MIDI EP + name in linear notes + the Countening + 3 song demo + Sticker

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    A giant Atari will eat you alive, and spit you back out as an 8-bit pixelated hero! We'll customize your new look, frame it, and send it to you to cherish forever. (11x17 frame with border that has a personalized, written message from us!) All you have to do is send us a full body reference picture and we will do the rest. Ever wanted your own theme music? Yeah, you'll get that too. A 30 second loop of theme music just for you written by the band! If that's not enough, you'll get a digital guitar tablature book of the entire EP! + Cape + Physical and Digital EP + Afore Notation T-Shirt + Name in linear notes + Countening + Featured fan + 3 song demo + Sticker

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    Pledge $500 or more About $500

    We’ll implement your image and name into a T-Shirt Design! What better way to show your love than to have your face immortalized onto the backs of Afore Notation fans everywhere? You'll work with our bass player Chris (Artisan Photoshopsman, Journeyman Beat Boxer) on a personal level. (The shirt will be sold at shows and on online for a limited time.) You’ll get the Afore Notation shirt and your custom shirt + Cape + Featured Fan + Pixel Art + Theme Music + Digital Tab Book + Physical and Digital EP + MIDI EP + Name on liner notes + The Countening + 3 song demo + Sticker

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    If you are located anywhere in the 48 contiguous states, we will book a tour through your town and play a show in your back yard or local venue! We’ll document our trip there, and film a live music video featuring you and all your friends! You will also get a signed physical EP, an Afore Notation T-Shirt, and all your friends you invite will get a digital download of our EP, 3 song demo and a sticker. (The following additional rewards only apply to the backer): Cape + Featured Fan + Pixel Art + Theme Music + Digital Tab Book + Physical and Digital EP + MIDI EP + Name on album sleeve + 3 song demo
    + You will be included in the Countening, RIGHT AT THE TOP!
    + Your name in the liner notes for all time, again, at the top, and FREE entry to Afore Notation shows for life!

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