This project's funding goal was not reached on November 15, 2012.
About this project
Let's face it, you have to be crazy to start a record label. It costs a lot of blood, sweat and tears... and a whole lot of cash. Working on a DIY level, I try to do as much as I can for my bands, pressing a record is one thing, but a record needs touring, ads in zines, etc.
So here's my plan: I have two records ready to press, the HELLBASTARD Sons Of Bitches 12" and the FISTULA Northern Aggression 12". One thing that always blows me away has always been the loyalty of my distro customers and fans of the music I have released. My goal is to create a bunch of killer merch and raise some money to help press the records, when the record is out and selling, I'm going to pay back 100% of the money raised to each band to help out with their touring costs. 2013 is going to be a great year, FISTULA is touring in October and negotiating some extensive tours in the US and abroad... HELLBASTARD will be pretty much living on the road as well.
Check out the t-shirt designs and patches, these designs are exclusive to this kickstarter project. Thanks so much, hope to see you all on the road!!!
Risks and challenges
The records are ready to press! Running a DIY label is a labor of love... and extremely costly. I am fortunate to be presented with so many amazing opportunities to work with so many amazing bands, but unfortunately my construction job has slowed down and I don't want to release these records without the proper promotion they deserve.
The money to complete this project is already secured, we just hope to raise additional funds to create the line of merchandise, new colors of vinyl and provide additional press to help out these two incredible bands. The t-shirts, patches and white vinyl are exclusive to this Kickstarter project, so don't miss this opportunity to get a bunch of killer collector's merchandise.
All the merchandise is designed and ready to print. With your pre-orders these records will be released ahead of schedule, promoted to the fullest extent and in addition, both bands will be repaid all proceeds.
All merchandise orders will ship in early December, we hope for vinyl orders to ship by January. The production of vinyl is costly and production times vary, Test pressings will ship in January, however colored vinyl may encounter delays if the pressing plant is backed up.Learn about accountability on Kickstarter
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