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Randy and I are ready to record the follow up to 2017's Whins and Weather, but we need your help to get it done. Read on for rewards...
158 backers pledged $8,526 to help bring this project to life.
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    Pledge US$ 1 or more About US$ 1

    Single and Loving It!

    Delivery of our first single in digital form before the album comes out.

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    • Download Code (Single)
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    Pledge US$ 10 or more About US$ 10

    First to Listen (Full Album Digital)

    We'll send you a digital download code for the the full album sent straight to your inbox as soon as the project is ready for aural consumption. You'll be first to hear what we've been working on, and you'll have our sincere gratitude.

    We'll get you that single too. (See above.)

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    Pledge US$ 15 or more About US$ 15

    The Real Thing - Signed CD

    How about a shiny silver disc with all the songs loaded right onto it and all dressed up in a fancy eco-friendly jacket for a special date with your car stereo? We'll even make sure there is great artwork and all the info you credit-readers like to know about. Signed, sealed, and delivered, we're yours.

    You'll also get a digital download code for the album and single before its official release.

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    • Signed CD
    • Digital Download Code (Album)
    • Download Code (Single)
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    Pledge US$ 25 or more About US$ 25

    Even Better Than The Real Thing

    Signed CD, Digital Copy, and our undying gratitude in the form of a hand written thank you note, just like our moms taught us to write. We'll also throw in a hard copy of one of our 6 previous CDs (while supplies last). And, of course, you'll also get the digital album and single before Earth and Asphalt's official release.

    Includes:
    • Signed CD
    • Digital Download Code (Album)
    • Download Code (Single)
    • Handwritten thank you note.
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    Pledge US$ 50 or more About US$ 50

    We Take Requests!

    We'll do any song from our catalog (yes, even THAT one), personally dedicated to you, or someone you love, posted on our YouTube channel for the whole world to see. In addition, you will receive a signed copy of Earth and Asphalt, as well as a digital download code for the album and single, and our undying gratitude in the form of a handwritten note.

    Includes:
    • Custom Video Dedication of Your Request
    • Signed CD
    • Digital Download Code (Album)
    • Download Code (Single)
    • Handwritten thank you note.
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    Pledge US$ 50 or more About US$ 50

    Just the Files, Ma'am!

    Because you asked, we're adding this reward: Our entire digital catalog on a USB stick. You'll get all the eps and full length releases - rinse. repeat., Too Much Plenty, Words for Loss for Words, I have big plans for the world., and Whins and Weather. Heck, we'll even throw in Tennesota and Present - duet projects with Minneapolis songwriter Jonathan Rundman, but wait...there's more. We'll add Randy's 3-song hard rock project Spiderfence to your stick too!

    You will also get EARTH AND ASPHALT in digital form, including the first single delivered ahead of the album as soon as it's ready.

    Includes:
    • Digital Files of Beki's Back Catalog on USB Stick (+ Extras)
    • Digital Download Code (Album)
    • Download Code (Single)
    • Digital Thank You Note. (Check your USB stick)
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    Pledge US$ 100 or more About US$ 100

    Can Randy come out to play? YES.

    Got a song that needs guitar work? Randy will enhance your tune with hand-crafted organic artisan small-batch guitar track(s) in our home studio. Electric, acoustic - you're the boss. Oh, and you also get your very own signed copy of Earth and Asphalt, digital downloads, and if requested, Randy will name (or re-name) your pet.

    (Dates negotiable on this. We can work with your schedule starting November 2020).

    Includes:
    • Studio Guitar work on one song by Randy Kerkman
    • Signed CD
    • Digital Download Code (Album)
    • Download Code (Single)
    • Handwritten thank you note.
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    Pledge US$ 100 or more About US$ 100

    Hire Beki as your backup singer.

    Beki will sing backup vocals on your recorded song from our home studio. Send us your song and I'll take the high part (or the low part). You'll also receive a signed copy of Earth and Asphalt, digital download codes for the album and single. Ok, ok, Randy will also name, or re-name your pet.

    (Flexible on timing starting after our tour ends November 2020.)

    Includes:
    • Beki's Backup Vocals on one of your songs.
    • Signed CD
    • Digital Download Code (Album)
    • Download Code (Single)
    • Handwritten thank you note.
    • Randy will name or re-name your pet.
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    Pledge US$ 250 or more About US$ 250

    Your Name in the Credits

    Your name in the credits as co-executive producer, plus everything from the $50 Reward Level. In addition, Randy Kerkman will give you up to three suggestions to name or re-name your pet(s). (He has a gift for this.)

    Includes:
    • Your name in the credits as co-executive producer
    • Signed CD
    • Custom Video Dedication of Your Request
    • Digital Download Code (Album)
    • Download Code (Single)
    • Handwritten thank you note.
    • Randy will name or re-name your pet.
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    Pledge US$ 500 or more About US$ 500

    Name in the Credits + Music to Share

    You'll get all the rewards from the $250 level, plus the ability to share some music with your friends in one of the following ways:

    -House Concert: We'll perform an exclusive concert for you and your friends in the comfort of your home. You don't even have to get up off the couch.

    -Virtual House Concert: An exclusive 45-minute live concert feed from our home in Ireland (or somewhere on the road). The first "lucky 7" people to RSVP get a free copy of Earth and Asphalt.

    Includes:
    • House Concert OR Virtual House Concert
    • Your name in the credits as co-executive producer
    • Custom Video Dedication of Your Request
    • Signed CD
    • Digital Download Code (Album)
    • Download Code (Single)
    • Handwritten thank you note.
    • Randy will name or re-name your pet.
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