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Producer Ben Shive & I are getting ready to reimagine some songs from the late 80s-late 90s loved by so many of us. Come along!
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    ABOVE + Signed CD + 10 Demos recorded for this project as we consider song options (digital downloads) + Your Name and Favorite Song from late 80s-late 90s included in a "Nostalgia Playlist" to be published online & in our Limited Edition Nostalgia Booklet (see Level 300).

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    ABOVE + Handwritten Postcard thanking you personally for being a part of this project + a Super-cool Vintage-Feel T-Shirt designed for this project.

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    ABOVE + The Collection (Full Album Downloads of my 3 previous solo projects) + Signed Limited Edition 11x17 Album Poster

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    ABOVE + YOU Help Choose Final Track! Includes an Invitation to a Private Online Show. All backers at this level will join me as I play through the songs we've selected & the songs we are considering for the final slot. YOU VOTE for your top pick!

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    LEVEL 100 Rewards + Demo of me covering YOUR favorite song from circa 1990 + Your Vote Counts TWICE at the Online Show.

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    LEVEL 100 Rewards + Personalized, Handwritten Letter (Snail Mail!) sharing my thoughts & connection with any one of the songs on this album + Your Vote Counts TWICE at the Online Show

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    LEVEL 100 Rewards + a Gorgeous, Limited Edition Art Print of an original mixed media piece by Mandy Rogers Horton being used in our album cover art.

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    LEVEL 100 Awards + Signed, Exclusive Nostalgia Booklet. Just for backers at this level and up, we will compile handwritten journal pages written during studio time; lyric sheets & interesting facts/notes; vintage photos & depressing poetry from my teen years; behind the scenes studio photos; a brand new, original short story by novelist Travis Thrasher written for & inspired by these songs; 80s/90s Mix Tape Lists from Ben & Christa & Fellow Kickstarter Backers plus any other rad treats we can think of.

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    LEVEL 100 Awards + Signed, Exclusive Nostalgia Booklet (see above) + Be My Guest: You'll get the VIP treatment at any one of my performances. Come early for soundcheck, save your seats, share pre-show refreshments with us, get a public thank you from stage, grab a bit with us afterward & take home a signed set list. We'll have a blast!

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    LEVEL 100 Awards + Signed Nostalgia Booklet + Studio Visit. If you can make it to Nashville during recording, come hang with Ben & me and contribute some claps or bgvs or a rap (okay, probably not, but it could happen). We'll chase down all that work with a tasty meal at a favorite Nashville lunch spot & grab some photos to post with a public "Thank You!" If you can't make it during recording, we can schedule another time to do the fun stuff minus recording. Travel/Lodging not included.

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    LEVEL 100 Awards + Signed Nostalgia Booklet + Original Song. No one's ever written a song for you? This is your chance! You'll give me the prompt or your story, and I will write & record a demo of an original song just for you.

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    LEVEL 100 Awards + Signed Nostalgia Booklet + Acoustic House Concert.

    You'll invite a few favorite people, help me make the set list, incl the cover song of your choice AND get 10 signed CDs to hand out. I will perform an intimate, solo show in your living room.

    Date will be scheduled to take place within 12 months of album release. Must be located within 6 driving hours of either Nashville or Raleigh OR provide air travel (& piano/PA).

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    LEVEL 100 Awards + Signed Nostalgia Booklet + Night Out in Nashville. We'll show you the studio where we recorded, round up a couple friends and experience a great Nashville eatery, followed by bowling and/or live music! We'll be sure to get lots of pictures. Travel/Lodging not included. To be cheduled within 12 months of album release.

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    LEVEL 100 + Signed Nostalgia Booklet + Youtube Song (Your Choice) performance dedicated to you + Full Band Concert (I'll bring 3 other musicians along) at your venue + 10 signed CDs to hand out. You tell us where to be & help plan the set list. After the show, we'll grab a bite to eat together & take some pictures! Must be located within a 6-hour drive of Raleigh, NC OR provide air travel & hotel. Venue must supply sound system. Will schedule to take place within 12 months of album release.

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