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New recording project from Greene, partner with us to get this out of the studio and into YOUR hands! Read more

Coeur D'Alene, ID Music
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New recording project from Greene, partner with us to get this out of the studio and into YOUR hands!

Coeur D'Alene, ID Music
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Hi, my name is Ron Greene.  I’m a singer/songwriter/guitarist based in the great  Pacific Northwest.  I was raised in Phoenix, Az – and was exposed to music of all types by my dad (listening to various albums – Frampton, Larry Graham, Earl Klugh, Jonathan Butler, Stevie Wonder – on his floor), my sisters (Queen, Barry Manilow, Bee Gees, Andy Gibb, etc) and friends (going to concerts – their music – Prince, Parliment, Gap Band, Roger Troutman & ZAP, Van Halen, REO Speedwagon and ultimately the Christian groups – White Heart, Sweet Comfort Band, Servant, Steve Taylor, and Phil Keaggy).  I started writing songs at the age of 15, along with playing guitar and piano – also began playing in bands at this time and got to experience performing in front of a wide range of audiences.  At the age of 21 - I started working at a local recording studio, playing guitar, keyboard, and arranging other client’s recordings.  It was during this time period that the desire to record an album of my material started to grow. 

Fast forward 18 years – the stars align and I begin recording my debut project Sketches.  What began as a simple acoustic and vocal project turned into an album that had simple arrangements along with more full instrumentation song’s.  Self-funded - the project took two years to complete.  Once completed, I assembled an “all-star” band for my CD release party and for support in shows throughout the region.  Since “Sketches” was released in March 2008 – we’ve played all over the Northwest as well as performing in New York City - playing many shows including opening for the likes of Kings X, Rehab, Paulo Nutini, Serena Ryder, Zee Avi, Tyrone Wells, David Barnes and Brittany Shane.  I’ve talked about recording a new project for quite some time and after a couple of attempts through various means, I feel its time to take matters into my own hands and, with YOUR help, get the tunes out there. 

The “When the Feelings Right” Kickstater project is for the recording, releasing and promotion of the “When the Feelings Right” CD by Greene (the band).  The funding will cover the following:

  1. Recording the project – Studio time, hiring a producer, hiring an engineer, mixing and mastering the project
  2. Releasing the project – Graphic design of CD, duplicating and packaging the project.
  3. Promoting the project – marketing and promotion to various main stream media, colleges, and online media.

I’ve been humbled and am deeply appreciative of the support that I’ve received through the years by my fans/friends.  I look forward to partnering with fans, old AND new, in continuing this musical journey with the completion and distributing of this project.  Thank you.  Thank you. THANK YOU!!!!

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  • No payment is due until the campaign has ended AND the project meets it's funding requirements. (Example - campaign ends August 19 and has reached it's goal -- then your payment would be due).

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  • Once the campaign goal has been met and funding has been supplied, the recording will take place. You will receive updates on status of recording. Goal is to have recording in your hands by November 2012

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    Pledge $1 or more
    About $1.00 USD

    1 backer

    Digital download of one song each from debut CD "Sketches" and the new project "When the Feelings Right".

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    Pledge $15 or more
    About $15 USD

    2 backers

    Digital download of "When the Feeling's Right".

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    Pledge $25 or more
    About $25 USD

    7 backers

    Above plus signed physical copy of "When the Feeling's Right" + digital download of "Sketches".

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    Pledge $50 or more
    About $50 USD

    4 backers

    Above items plus t-shirt designed for specifially for this CD (please advise of size, and indicate if you want shirt signed).

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    Pledge $100 or more
    About $100 USD

    0 backers

    Above items plus Ron will upload performance singing your favorite cover song (and a shout out to you) on YouTube.

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    Pledge $200 or more
    About $200 USD

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    Above items plus VIP entry to CD Release performance (including a meet & greet session with the band) + signed poster from the band + your name listed in the "thank you" section of liner notes on CD.

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    Pledge $500 or more
    About $500 USD

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    Above items plus receive exclusive never release demo material + 30 minute video conference with Ron/band.

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    Pledge $1,000 or more
    About $1,000 USD

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    Above items plus listing as an associate producer on liner notes + house concert for you (& 20 friends) with an included Q & A session. (Must be within 6 hour driving distance, otherwise Airfare/Hotel accommodations NOT included).

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    Pledge $2,500 or more
    About $2,500 USD

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    Above items plus commemorative picture/journal book detailing CD process + DVD of recording process.

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    Pledge $5,000 or more
    About $5,000 USD

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    Above items plus listing as an executive producer on liner notes + lifetime entrance to any Ron Greene show + spend a concert day with Ron/band (see how we prepare for a show & get the full RG experience).

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Funding period

- (45 days)