FRIDAY - LIVE March 29
Dear lovely kickstarter angels - Come to the Soulify Concert Film premiere in NYC! PLUS live acoustic performances by Greta Larson and Elaine Romanelli this FRIDAY MARCH 29 starting at... Read more
New York showing of Soulify concert film
I had to re-order a small run of the t-shirts as I had miscalculated how many I needed. Long story short, I didn't forget about you who haven't... Read more
the official Soulify Jingle/ San Francisco Soulified
Hey everyone, first of all, San Francisco was SOULIFIED!
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Also, Soulify now has it's own SONG! The musician and indie film star extraordinaire, Goh Nakamura,... Read more
Newsletter December 2012
Check out My NEWSLETTER!! Next batch of goodies going out next week. Thanks for your patience! I had to do a re-order of some of the t-shirt sizes. xoxox Greta... Read more
Second trip to post office
sorry it's taken so long for some of you to get your packages. I am sending 12 more . Today. Forgive my messy hair. I made you a video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jmipkoR5Qno
Dear all -
When you start a Kickstarter campaign, one of the things they tell you is that sending out the swag after the event is an understimatedtask. Wow,... Read more
sending out the swag
MERCHANDISE - My apartment is covered in little packages waiting to go out to all of you. PLEASE, if you didn't send me your address, please send to... Read more
Another beginning, another end
Still can't believe it all happened!!! I'm having a bit of post-concert blues. But mostly I'm just in awe that it all actually happened, and I couldn't have... Read more
AWESOME PHOTOS BY JAMES O'SHEA!
Dear all - WE DID IT! The concert was last night, and I'm still walking on cloud 9. I got up last night and sang my heart out with the... Read more
Hey gang -
Today I had a conference call with John and Paul - very official! We were also in touch with the crew at BAM about all the load-in... Read more
Yesterday I met with the BAM production crew, and the wonderful film crew at Four Legged Features. It's so exciting - it's all happening!!!!
Today I placed orders for the... Read more
short promo video for concert
Feel free to share with any and all who might be interested.
First Band Practice
Our first band rehearsal was on Friday. Paul, Mike, Oscar and Dave are simply incredible. It is such a treat to work with them.
John was there too helping out... Read more
Video I took hanging out with VOI
Yesterday I hung out with the Voices of Inspiration and they busted out with a song on the spot, and I took a video of it. Next time I'll be... Read more
what's going on 6/22/12
1) Artwork to the printshop for poster graphics
2) T-shirt vendor/sponsor secured
3) Opening act secured and soon to be announced (exciting!)
4) First practice with full band next week... Read more
One more band mate!
Oscar Albis Rodriguez, GUITAR
Oscar is a Brooklyn multi-instrumentalist (guitar, keyboards, bass, vocals) who has many of his own projects in addition to freelancing with others. He also has an... Read more
Introducing some of the Soulify Band members....
Paul Amorese, DRUMS
Paul Amorese -Paul Amorese is a professional touring, recording and live drummer based in Brooklyn, NY. Currently performing with groups such as Only Son, Bryan Scary, Goodbyemotel,... Read more
YOU did it!!!!!!!!!!!!!
YOU DID IT!!! $11,075 raised!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Campaign closes in 49 minutes, and we made it. The campaign will be funded!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Thanks lovely people for helping out. I know that for many... Read more
Voices of Inspiration
For the Soulify Concert I have a group of some of the best musicians in New York in the Soulify Band, plus the gospel group "Voices of Inspiration." We're all meeting... Read more
38 hours to go, 58% funded
Dear all -
The campaign keeps making progress. With 38 hours to go, and 58% funded, well, it could go either way!
While I am completely optimistic, I want you... Read more
Concert Poster Reveal/ Soulify event on JULY 27
Growing up in San Francisco, a significant memory for me is the artwork on the Fillmore Auditorium concert posters. My mom had a bunch from the '60s that I loved... Read more
Invitation to show on Monday, and update
Dear lovely backers-
THANK YOU! We are 50% funded! Even though I have to raise the rest in 7 days, I am very optimistic about it and am going to... Read more
just wanted to tell you....
Contract is signed with BAM!!!!
"first, when there's nothing/ but a slow glowing dream... "
Yesterday I mailed the deposit to BAM. This was a big leap of faith. This concert is definitely happening.
The campaign is 40% funded - yee ha!! You guys ROCK! ... Read more
Practicing Hard - Singing out in NYC
Dear all -
Welcome to all the new pledgers today!.We're getting there. Thank you!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
I wanted to let you know you that aside from fundraising, I've been practicing, practicing, practicing!... Read more
Today we met to discuss the concert....
Good afternoon - I just got home from an afternoon with Paul Amorese (drums/band leader) and John Garner III (Musical Direction, member of Voices of Inspiration). in Brooklyn. These two... Read more
Usually dance and music events are kept in separate arenas. In the case of Amalia, she completely embodies the music when she dances. This is why I can't wait to... Read more
First week/ John Garner III
Hey y'all! THANK YOU to all of you who have pledged! As we are closing up the first week I am super psyched by your support and belief in the... Read more
Whew! First day of the campaign, and it has gone great. Thanks to all of you who pledged already. We have raised nearly ten percent of the goal counting the... Read more