How is the CD "doing"???
Backer Rick Potter suggested an update on how the album is selling, so here goes.
After... Read more
"Our Place And Time" at the Big Rally TODAY
I've handed off a burned copy of the CD to United Wisconsin, the organizers of today's big rally at the State Capitol... they say they'll be playing it as a... Read more
"Our Place And Time" at the manufacturer!
We've had a whirlwind of activity --- and a lot of verylate nights! The mixing is complete, the mastered disc and artwork are at the manufacturer. We expect to... Read more
Hi Everyone ---
I have been wanting to write another update for several days, but have been swamped with the final recording, editing and mixing process. Things are going very,... Read more
Another kind backer --- my sister, Kat Bonnesen --- has raised her pledge $100, bringing our total to $4655.
40 minutes to go!!
2 More Hours... 3 More Pledges To Report!
Thanks to three more folks sending checks through the mail: Hilde Adler (Dave's Mom!) sent $50, Rick Potter raised his pledge another $50, and Barbara Fay Weise raised... Read more
TWO days left to pledge!
THANKS to our most recent backers --- including three who are NOT recognized at this site because they sent checks through the mail: Carol Albright ($20), Todd Miller ($40)... Read more
Gettin' Down To It!
THANKS to many new backers who joined our ranks Sunday, Monday and today --- we've also got a number of folks sending checks to us by mail, because they... Read more
A week's worth of radio appearances, and more...
Thank you all, for your support, ideas and encouragement! I'm getting lots of "free advice" from backers with ideas on how to elicit more pledges, and how to make the... Read more
Still hard at work --- fundraising & tracking!
We've been hard at work ---- tracked vocals with our firneds Andrew Taylor and Leslie Frank-Taylor on Valentine's Eve (then went out for a nice dinner together!); tracked... Read more
Twenty Five Faces - American Uprising, by John Nichols
Writing a blog for The Nation magazine, Madison's John Nichols mentions us in this article:
We made it! Now, let's go BEYOND our goal!
THANKS, EVERYONE! We've reached our goal --- the amount we figured we'd need, at minimum, to mix and manufacture the discs, and distribute some to radio stations around Wisconsin. It's... Read more
The Whateverlys rocked the Uprising Anniversary Celebration!
...or so some kind attendees claim! We had a great time with about 300 good firends at The Hign Noon Saloon in Madison, performing a set of songs from "Our... Read more
New Song for the collection!
Almost every time I attend a rally at the Capital or elsewhere, somebody's creativity just jumps out with a clever sign or slogan. A few of the songs I wrote... Read more
Bass tracking complete! And...
THANKS for your kind support of "Our Place And Time"! We had some tremendous contributions today... just a day and a half in, and we're well on our... Read more
Tracking the bass tonight!
Thanks for your support of "Our Place And Time"! Tonight, my pal Jon Penner will be laying down bass tracks on 7 songs... he tackled 8 last night during a... Read more