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Help Thomas Negovan take new recordings made on a 1894 wax cylinder recorder and press a vinyl record: NO DIGITAL STEPS AT ALL!
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    Pledge US$ 15 or more About US$ 15

    Support the project and receive a special kickstarter-themed signed and numbered 10" poster! (Poster will likely be silkscreened, what the poster is will depend on the quantity- the higher the amount the better it will be!) ALL PLEDGERS $15 and ABOVE WILL RECEIVE THIS SPECIAL POSTER AS THANKS FOR THEIR SUPPORT in perpetuating the survival of archaic technologies! And because you might not have a record player: you'll also all receive a special link to be able to download the music on mp3 for free.

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    Limited Edition 10" record on red vinyl, limited to only 500 copies.

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    Limited Edition 10" record on red vinyl, limited to only 500 copies. Signed.

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    Limited Edition 10" record on red vinyl, limited to only 500 copies. Signed. PLUS 6" x 9" museum quality, signed Transmission Atelier print of a wet-plate photograph limited to an edition of 50. AND! United Record Pressing will send you a promotional test pressing- so this pledge level and above gets you TWO records!

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    Limited Edition 10" record on red vinyl, limited to only 500 copies (signed if desired). PLUS 16" x 22" museum quality, signed Transmission Atelier print of a wet-plate photograph limited to an edition of 50. AND! United Record Pressing will send you a promotional test pressing- so this gets you two records! PLUS a special "Thank-You" with your name mentioned in the liner notes!

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    CYLINDER PACKAGE: Limited Edition 10" record on red vinyl, limited to only 500 copies (signed if desired). PLUS 16" x 22" museum quality, signed Transmission Atelier print of a wet-plate photograph limited to an edition of 50. AND! United Record Pressing will send you a promotional test pressing- so this gets you two records! PLUS a special "Thank-You" with your name mentioned in the liner notes! AND

    LIMITED EDITION CYLINDER of "THE DIVINE EYE"! Yes, we are actually releasing a single on cylinder! This recording of "The Divine Eye" will be limited to only fifty copies and come in a cylinder storage box with a deluxe label.

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    Pledge US$ 350 or more About US$ 350

    MASTER OF YOUR DOMAIN PACKAGE: Limited Edition 10" record on red vinyl, limited to only 500 copies (signed if desired). PLUS 16" x 22" museum quality, signed Transmission Atelier print of a wet-plate photograph limited to an edition of 50. AND! United Record Pressing will send you a promotional test pressing- so this gets you two records! PLUS your name will be listed in a "Very Special Thanks" section in the liner notes! AND

    LIMITED EDITION CYLINDER of "THE DIVINE EYE"! Yes, we are actually releasing a single on cylinder! This recording of "The Divine Eye" will be limited to only fifty copies and come in a cylinder storage box with a deluxe label. WITH THIS PLEDGE, THOMAS WILL ALSO RECORD A SONG OF YOUR CHOICE to be posted and dedicated to you on YouTube.

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    MASTER OF YOUR DOMAIN... AND EVERYONE ELSE'S PACKAGE: Limited Edition 10" record on red vinyl, limited to only 500 copies (signed if desired). PLUS 16" x 22" museum quality, signed Transmission Atelier print of a wet-plate photograph limited to an edition of 50. AND! United Record Pressing will send you a promotional test pressing- so this gets you two records! AND

    LIMITED EDITION CYLINDER of "THE DIVINE EYE"! Yes, we are actually releasing a single on cylinder! This recording of "The Divine Eye" will be limited to only fifty copies and come in a cylinder storage box with a deluxe label. WITH THIS PLEDGE, THOMAS WILL PERFORM A 60+ MINUTE SHOW WITHIN 50 MILES OF CHICAGO. PLUS: YOU WILL BE LISTED ON THE RECORD AS "SPECIAL EXECUTIVE PRODUCER". And! You will receive five copies of the album to give to friends! (We can also be of assistance in setting up a venue in Chicago if you want to have a party to use this pledge performance as a special private event.)

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    Pledge US$ 1,500 or more About US$ 1,500

    There has to be a high-priced pledge, right? For this pledge, you will get a copy of the red vinyl record, a test pressing of the record, all the prints associated with the release... and an original wax cylinder with one of the two out-takes from the first recording session. Mistakes, restarts- who knows what will be on there? Only you and your Edison Cylinder Player will know for sure...

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