A feature documentary about pop music's greatest cult phenomenon, Big Star. Read more
This project was successfully funded on June 28, 2012.
Only 68 hours left to contribute! Last chance to be a part of some amazing incentives!
We're very thankful to everyone who has already pledged to help finish this film that Jim Derogatis has already called, "Brilliant!"
There is still time to pick up any of the following items: Omnivore Recording’s Alex Chilton 1970 Session CD or Vinyl, DVD of the film when available (2013), Rhino’s Handmade Chris Bell I Am the Cosmos CD, LP of #1 Record or Radio City, Big Star #1 Record / Radio City CD, Original Steve Keene painting of one of the 3 album covers (#1 Record, Radio City or Third), Rhino’s Big Star box set Keep An Eye on the Sky, a phone call from original Big Star member Jody Stephens (ask him anything you want!), 2 tickets to the NY or LA premiere and the after party! (you must get yourself there) and finally - for the super fan:
Be the first to see the nearly completed film for an exclusive test screening on July 26th in Memphis with a performance after the screening with surprise guests. (You must get yourself to Memphis) - Includes screening tickets for two guests + An once-in-a-lifetime “listening session” with original Big Star engineer John Fry and original member Jody Stephens at the famed Ardent Studios. Sit in the same studio where Big Star recorded all three of their iconic records as John mixes the individual multi-tracks and explains how these incredible records were made while Jody gives background on the recording process of the band.
Thank you friends!
Drew, Danielle & Olivia