Texodus on the charts
Greetings from the UK!
A couple of examples of real acceleration for you guys this weekend. Thanks to your help, Texodus is #18 on the Euro Americana chart and #14... Read more
Greetings beloved backers,
By now all of you should have received your rewards surveys. Please fill these out quickly, and I'll get your rewards to you in a timely... Read more
You did it.
If you know me at all, you know that I'm scarcely ever without words. This is one of those times. Suffice it to say, "thank you." It... Read more
BOOM! Final stretch goal
That was the sound of us breaking the sound barrier.Integrated Systems, Inc., an innovative local robotics company, just put in their matching funds and sent us over the top... Read more
If this doesn't go viral I'm gonna cry. Well, I already did from laughing so hard. Thanks to Loo, my friend in Australia, for producing a fantastic 11th hour promo... Read more
15% off Go Dutch Tix; Stretch goal #2!
Well that didn't take long! You guys knocked out stretch goal #1 in no time at all! As a result, every backer (current and future) will receive a unique coupon... Read more
We did it!! Wait--really?
Including the promised matched funds from our generous sponsor, we have nearly 101% of our goal!!! Woohoo!!
So we're finished, right? Not exactly.
OUR SPONSOR WILL STILL MATCH... Read more
How far do we go?
I just fielded a great question by my friend Bob. He asked if the generous sponsor who is matching pledges for the rest of campaign would put in his matching... Read more
Big news--Corporate Matching!!
This is a game changer. My friend just told me his company will match all pledges dollar for dollar through the end of the campaign! This means if you pledge... Read more
Limited Edition 2013 European Tour Poster!
Here is a look at the limited edition postercommemorating my 2013 European tour. We even included detail shots to show you the fine craftsmanship by designer Jeff Rogers. We're... Read more
Video Cover Tune #2!
We've rocketed over 50% today, thanks to you! Pledges keep coming in every hour. Let's keep sharingthe project with folks that dig independent Americana music! Hope you enjoy the... Read more
50% -- For Real!
Thanks to everyone who pledged yesterday (including a whopping $259 pledge to put us up to 50%!). I'll record the next video cover tune today and post it for you... Read more
Evolution of a Poster
This project is about process. I'm trying to take the next step. What comes after that, it's hard to say. It's like writing a song or designing a poster. Sometimes... Read more
Jeff Rogers (www.howdyjeff.com) has been texting me his progress on the limited edition poster commemorating my 2013 European tour (available at the $50 pledge level and up). I can't wait... Read more
We're doing it.
Ever wonder how stuff gets done? I'll tell you: people do something.
And you're doing it! Pledges keep coming in. We can do this, friends. Enjoy this pep talk from ... Read more
The final week: some encouragement
I asked my friend Matthew if I could share this message he sent me. I had thanked him for his pledge, and this is how he responded:
"I admire you... Read more
Easy as 1-2-3-4-5
There are a zillion ways this thing could play out in the next 12 days. Here's one scenario:
- 1 Texcelerator (Level One)- You'll get your name or company name... Read more
VIDEO: My Cover Of Taylor Swift's "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together"
As promised, here is my pick of our Backers' requests for a video cover tune: "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together"by Taylor Swift. I have to admit, today... Read more
We're sitting at the halfway point of the campaign, and we're looking good. New pledges are coming in even as I type this.
If you're waiting--to see if the project... Read more
Video Update: Fender the dog
Watch this video update, courtesy of Fender the dog (filmed Monday in Nashville).
More updates soon!
Greetings from Knoxville
Just a quick update from Knoxville: I had an awesome time at Tennessee Shines last night. Thanks to WDVX and all who showed up or tuned in. We filmed a... Read more
Pledge Highlight: 2013 Euro-tour Poster
If you're viewing this in email, click the title above to view online (complete with videos).
Here's a short video update and description of the $50 pledge level rewards:
Hello! And Thanks!
Well, I feel about 10 pounds lighter. It's so good to have kicked off the campaign, and it's already going great! We already have two pledges of$200 or... Read more