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The first full-length record from Wisconsin-born, Charlottesville, Virginia-based soulful indie folk songwriter David Tewksbury.  Produced by the brilliant Butch Taylor at Ravensworth Studios in Scottsville, Virginia.  Slated for release May 20, 2016.
The first full-length record from Wisconsin-born, Charlottesville, Virginia-based soulful indie folk songwriter David Tewksbury.  Produced by the brilliant Butch Taylor at Ravensworth Studios in Scottsville, Virginia.  Slated for release May 20, 2016.
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David Tewksbury: Full-Length Album, "Sun is Rising"

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    The Simple DOWNLOAD:
    You get the digital download of "Sun is Rising" and a hug of thanks when I see you!

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    The "DISC / 1 for the SHOW" Package:
    The CD "Sun is Rising" signed by me and the band, a personal thank you note, and a bumper sticker, and your name guest-listed for the CD Release Show!

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    The "2 DISC & 2 for the SHOW" Package:
    Sun is Rising" CD, signed by me and the band, PLUS my first fully-produced EP "Five Months from October", signed by me. Also a bumper sticker and a personal thank you note from me, and your name mentioned as a backer in the CD liner notes. And you and a friend guest-listed for the CD Release Show.

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    The "2 DISC / 4 for the SHOW / 1 LYRICS Package:
    "Sun is Rising" CD, signed by me and the band, my first EP "Five Months from October", signed by me, a bumper sticker, a personal thank you note, and your name listed as a backer in the liner notes, PLUS you and three friends guest-listed for the CD Release Party! AND hand-written LYRICS to any one of my songs of your choosing.

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    The "ACOUSTIC CD 'House Concert version' of 'Sun is Rising' / 2 DISCS & 4 for the Show" Package.
    The fully-produced "Sun is Rising" CD, signed by me and the band, my first EP "Five Months from October", signed by me, a bumper sticker, a personal thank you note, and your name listed as a backer in the liner notes, PLUS you and three friends guest-listed for the CD Release Party! PLUS-PLUS, you will receive an intimately-captured acoustic version of the entire record, with a bonus track! Almost like a house concert at your fingertips!

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    The "Write U a Song / 2 DISC / 4 for the SHOW" Package:
    The "Sun is Rising" CD, signed by me and the band, my first EP "Five Months from October", signed by me, a bumper sticker, and your name listed as a backer in the liner notes, PLUS you and three friends guest-listed for the CD Release Party. AND, I will write for you, and record on CD/mp3 a demo version of a new song, based on a story or poem that your provide (OR a cover tune of your choosing!). Alternatively, I could post the song on your social media "wall" of choice!

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    The "LYRICS JOURNAL & 'LOWER 48' HOUSE CONCERT" Package:
    The "Sun is Rising" CD, signed by me and the band, my first EP "Five Months from October", signed by me, a bumper sticker, and your name listed as a backer in the liner notes, PLUS you and 5 friends guest-listed for the CD Release Party! AND, I will play a HOUSE CONCERT for you and your friends anywhere in the continental US. ALSO: I will HAND WRITE IN A JOURNAL all the lryics in this record, with background on how the songs came to be.

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    The "Songwriter's SAIL & BOAT CONCERT" Package:
    I am a sailor. Time on the water, under power of the wind, is soul food to me. Join me for a daylight sailing cruise on the Chesapeake Bay. I'll captain the vessel, then perform 10 songs of your choosing for you and up to 5 of your guests. (Mutually agreed upon date- and weather-dependent--we can work it out!)
    ADDITIONALLY, you'll receive in May the "Sun is Rising" CD, signed by me and the band, PLUS my first fully-produced EP "Five Months from October", signed by me. Also a bumper sticker and a personal thank you note from me, and your name mentioned as a backer in the CD liner notes. And you and a friend guest-listed for the CD Release Show.

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    The "SESSION GUITAR"! Package:
    The "Sun is Rising" CD, signed by me and the band, my first EP "Five Months from October", signed by me, a bumper sticker, and your name listed as a backer in the liner notes, PLUS you and a friend guest-listed for the CD Release Party! ALSO: I will HAND WRITE IN A JOURNAL all the lryics in this record, with background on how the songs came to be. FINALLY, YOU GET MY GUITAR, which I played for the songs on this album -- a gorgeous Fender Ensenada ESM-10. Solid spruce top, Solid Palo Escrito sides, Mahogany neck, elegant mother of pearl inlays and rosette, open gear "butterbean" tuners. It sings on this record. And it can be yours. I'll post pictures in an upcoming update! (If you live within 90 minutes of Charlottesville, I'll deliver it to you!)

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