Here’s the brand new video for “The Forest,” one of the tracks off our upcoming double album “East of the Sun & West of the Moon.” And it's our first video from... Read more
Final Update. Official Album Release Show.
The prints were sent last week, so you should have all received your albums, stickers, prints, T-shirts, and/or other backer rewards by now.. but if you haven't —or anything is... Read more
Your LPs are in the mail!
A huge stack of LPs all went to the post office yesterday, so look for yours soon! Meanwhile, enjoy these pictures...
Download Cards fixed
Thanks to everyone who came to the party last night and our wonderful host/backer Karen for putting it all together. We had a great time and it was truly a... Read more
So close we can smell it! Final touches + Backer release party in NOLA tomorrow.
Hey backers, hope you got the invite to the party in New Orleans 6:30-10pm tomorrow (Saturday!). Chef Menteur will be playing two sets... see previous backer update for address and... Read more
Printing & Pressing Update
We're not too happy to report that the record plant messed up the second round of test pressings, but we're hoping to get the final pressing next week so we... Read more
Plant delays, Printing progress, & Mermaid reunion show
The record pressing plant in Nashville has had a series of minor delays; the test pressing of the first LP failed their internal tests, and we got a... Read more
Audio mastered & sent to the plant!
The audio mastering is officially done. (Thanks to our man in Seattle, Josh Warren for the last minute rescue mission.)
AND we just mailed the audio masters and center label... Read more
Teasers from the Printing Process
Greetings to our benevolent backers! We thought you might be ready for an update.
We've decided to go with a gatefold jacket for the double LP! (That means, dear backer... Read more
Happy National Vinyl Record Day
To celebrate National Vinyl Record Day, today August 12, the anniversary of Thomas Edison's invention of the phonograph, here is an exciting first look at the start of the artwork... Read more
Thanks! Now for the fun part....
Thanks to all of our backers for making this project successful! We even came out $400 over, so we'll be looking into ways we can make the record sound and... Read more
Success: Chef Menteur Will Be Releasing a Double LP!
In case you haven't heard... we made it.
We've still got a couple days before the deadline ends, so pledges that come in will continue to be counted,... Read more
New Promo Video from the Mothership
We've been getting some great support from a lot of people, but a few folks not familiar with Kickstarter have asked what the whole thing is about. We thought we... Read more
Live show July 15 at the Eiffel Society with the Beams
As part of our campaign to raise awareness for our Kickstarter project (only 2 weeks left!), we'll be playing one final gig at another really cool and unique location.
The... Read more
New Video for "Il obstrue ma vue de Vénus"
Over the past few weeks Dan has been dragging the rest of us around different parts of New Orleans. Without knowing why, we were told to drag our equipment through... Read more
Rooftop party/show was a success...
Big thanks to everyone who came to our rooftop show on Saturday. It was a lot of fun, the weather was beautiful, the food was great, and the beer went... Read more
New reward: Limited artist's print. And a free party/show.
First of all our undying thanks to those of you who have generously pledged so far. We really, really, appreciate it.
Second, we have a new reward:... Read more