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Durham's hot jazz and swing band is back for a second album, with new tunes, awesome rewards, and a plan to make a great album!
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    BACKER - You will receive a thank you on our website!

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    DIGITAL COPY - You will receive a digital copy of the album and a thank you on our website!

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    PHYSICAL COPY - You will receive a physical copy of the CD and a thank you on our website!

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    BUTTON - You will receive a Mint Julep Jazz Band logo button, a physical copy of the CD and a thank you on our website!

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    TEE SHIRT - You will receive a Mint Julep Jazz Band logo tee shirt (green shirt, white logo - see Kickstarter description for style, color, and sizing details), a Mint Julep Jazz Band logo button, a physical copy of the CD, and a thank you on our website!

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    POSTER - You will receive a 12x12 poster of the album cover art signed by all the members of the band, a Mint Julep Jazz Band logo tee shirt (green shirt, white logo), a Mint Julep Jazz Band logo button, a physical copy of the CD, and a thank you on our website!

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    CUPCAKES - You will receive a dozen cupcakes in the flavor of your choosing (no crazy flavors, please!), a Mint Julep Jazz Band logo tee shirt (green shirt, white logo), a Mint Julep Jazz Band logo button, a physical copy of the CD, and a thank you on our website! This reward is limited to people living in the Triangle area only and if you choose this reward you will need to coordinate with the band on where you can pick up the cupcakes.

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    DOUBLE UP - You will receive two physical copies of the CD, two Mint Julep Jazz Band logo tee shirts (green shirt, white logo), two logo buttons, two 12x12 posters of the album cover art signed by all the members of the band, and a thank you on our website!

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    GUITAR LESSON - You will receive a 45 minute guitar lesson with the Mint Julep Jazz Band's guitar player, Ben Lassiter! You will also receive a 12x12 poster of the album cover art signed by all the members of the band, a Mint Julep Jazz Band logo tee shirt (green shirt, white logo), a Mint Julep Jazz Band logo button, a physical copy of the CD, and a thank you on our website! (Triangle, NC residents only)

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    PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY - You will receive a photography session with Alexandrea Thomsen (Dtownperspective - http://dtownperspective.com/, A&A Weddings - http://a-aweddings.com/, Clarion Content, superwoman, guitar player Ben Lassiter's wife, and co-camerawoman on MJJB's last photo shoot) lasting an hour to two hours long. Family, kids, engagement, whatever you need, and she can provide props and games for any children's photo shoots. You will receive an 8X10 print from one of the shots at the photo shoot and have the option to purchase more prints or the disc of digital images from the shoot.

    You will also receive a 12x12 poster of the album cover art signed by all the members of the band, a Mint Julep Jazz Band logo tee shirt (green shirt, white logo), a Mint Julep Jazz Band logo button, a physical copy of the CD, and a thank you on our website! (Triangle, NC residents only)

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    STUDIO TIME - All the DOUBLE UP rewards plus you get to hang out with us in the studio while we record our CD! We plan on recording April 18 and 19, 2015, so if you would like this reward, make sure you are available for one or both of those dates.

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    CONCERT - All the DOUBLE UP rewards plus a private concert by the Mint Julep Jazz Band for you and your friends! (Triangle, NC locations only)

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    HAND-MADE APRON - You will receive an hand-made apron (1/2 apron that ties around your waist), inspired by vintage apron designs and made from reproduction 1930's cloth printed with gray kittens talking on yellow telephones, sewn by our vocalist Laura Windley's mother, Gayle Windley. Please see the Kickstarter description for photos of the aprons. You will also receive a Mint Julep Jazz Band logo tee shirt (green shirt, white logo), a Mint Julep Jazz Band logo button, a physical copy of the CD, and a thank you on our website!

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    ORCHID FASCINATOR - You will receive a gorgeous tilt fascinator made by Chatterblossom (https://www.etsy.com/shop/ChatterBlossom) - the fascinator is identical to one owned by vocalist Laura Windley, and is made from reclaimed vintage millinery flowers from the 1950's, in lovely mint green and white/ivory. For more details and photographs, see the Kickstarter description.

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    CARNATION FASCINATOR - You will receive a gorgeous fascinator made by Chatterblossom (https://www.etsy.com/shop/ChatterBlossom) - the fascinator is identical to one owned by vocalist Laura Windley, and is made from reclaimed vintage millinery flowers from the late 1920's/early 1930's, in shades of lavender and muted pink. For more details and photographs, see the Kickstarter description.

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    THE PROCESS - A pass to The Process, a weekend of Lindy Hop workshops and dances in Richmond, VA (July 17-19, 2015) focusing on the "process guiding Lindy Hoppers to rapid improvement," featuring six sets of national and internationally known lindy hop instructors, plus the Mint Julep Jazz Band is playing the Friday night dance (visit http://thelindyprocess.com for more details) - thanks so much to the Jazz Dance Education Council for donating two passes! You will also receive You will receive a Mint Julep Jazz Band logo tee shirt (green shirt, white logo), a Mint Julep Jazz Band logo button, a physical copy of the CD, and a thank you on our website!

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    REPRODUCTION GARMENT - consultation with Kim Clark of Time Machine Vintage to create a custom reproduction garment for you from any era in your size, male or female, inclusive of labor and materials. For photographs of Kim's work, visit her Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.239293949455611.69567.235078446543828&type=3 - you will probably recognize the clothing of a certain vocalist included in the photo album! If you have any questions about the scope of this reward, please email mintjulepjazzband@gmail.com - obviously, there are some limitations (no $300/yard silk, etc.), but this is a great reward with an opportunity to create a unique historical garment just for you!

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    COLLEGIATE TROUSERS AND VEST - a pair of reproduction 1930's collegiate trousers and vest made by Kim Clark of Time Machine Vintage, created for you, in your size, male or female, inclusive of labor and materials. For a photograph of the inspiration trousers, check out this blog post at http://lindyshopper.com/2015/01/25/1930s-collegiate-high-waist-pants/! If you have any questions about the scope of this reward, please email mintjulepjazzband@gmail.com - obviously, there are some limitations (no $200/yard wool, etc.), but this is a great reward with an opportunity to create a unique historical garment just for you!

    You will also receive a Mint Julep Jazz Band logo tee shirt (green shirt, white logo), a Mint Julep Jazz Band logo button, a physical copy of the CD, and a thank you on our website!

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