The Little Country/Her Two Chairs physical CD holiday sale!
Well, well, it's been quite a while, backers. We hope you've enjoyed the music!
If so, now is the prime time to gift our music to your loved ones, during... Read more
Finishing this chapter of our story....
Well, friends, it has been quite the experience!
October 2013: Charles de Lint gives Zahatar permission to arrange tunes from The Little Country.
February 2014: Arrangements completed.
May 2014: First... Read more
Happy St. Paddy's Day!
Happy St. Paddy's Day, supporters of The Little Country!
We are happy to report that shipping is underway for all of your backer rewards! Digital download codes have been emailed... Read more
The Little Country...the home stretch!
Greetings, backers fair!
Exciting news! We now have all product in hand for backer rewards! We'll be working hard over the next week to package everything and get... Read more
Masters and a Bonus Track!
Behold the master "tapes" for our humble little album:
They don't look like much, but a lot of work went into them! The digital faeries have stolen their... Read more
The Little Country Album Release Party Scheduled w/Local Pick-up Available for Backers!
We are rushing headlong towards our March 12th release of The Little Country and Her Two Chairs!
For locals, tickets to the event are now live on EventBrite!... Read more
"The Very Best of Charles de Lint" eBook offer
We're sharing this very special offer from Charles de Lint via his newsletter. Please forward on to your friends and family who may have yet to discover his amazing literary... Read more
When to expect The Little Country on your doorstep....
Greetings, backers fair, and welcome to your January update on The Little Country album project!
So many things to report to you on:
1) 12 of the 18 tracks for... Read more
Hear the first demo track from The Little Country album!
Greetings, backers of The Little Country album by the band Zahatar!
We hope you are having happy holidays and are ready to ring in the new year. Let us help... Read more
"Her Two Chairs" - The Remix Contest is Officially LIVE!
Greetings, supporters and friends!
Exciting news! The "Her Two Chairs" Remix Contest is officially live on SoundCloud now through January 15th! If you know someone who is a remix artist... Read more
A special musicians' reunion in the studio!
Greetings, again, all.
The news keeps piling up as we tick off another successful studio recording session!
Last night featured these two lovely, talented ladies:
You all know 'Cille's beautiful,... Read more
"Jodi and the Witch of Bodbury" on Kindle and Smashwords
We just wanted to let you know that Charles de Lint's story, "Jodi and the Witch of Bodbury," is now available on Kindle and Smashwords. Many will remember... Read more
Zahatar featured in "Beyond: A Journal of Speculative Fiction"
Greetings, backers of The Little Country!
We've been maddeningly quiet of late, and do you know why? Because...we've been recording an album! We've had three full-fledged recording sessions and a... Read more
Your August update on The Little Country album by Zahatar!
Greetings, supporters of The Little Country album!
We wanted to give you all an update that we've negotiated a contract with Bridge Studios in Longmont, Colorado to record the album,... Read more
Back from stargazing....and backer surveys are on their way!
Above, a modernized version of Stargazy Pie, perhaps more palatable to some than the more traditional recipe. :-)
Hello again, backers of The Little Country! We're back from stargazing and... Read more
We did it!
What a wonderful day! A million times thank you! We funded an album, unlocked some amazing stretch goals (including the "Her Two Chairs" remix EP), and have already met a... Read more
"More goodies" stretch goal UNLOCKED!
We've made it to $10,000! Thank you, loyal backers!
Here's a chart revising what each reward level will now receive:
Everyone we talk to has been happily chattering about the... Read more
24 hours to go!
The clock is ticking, folks! We've had an amazing campaign up to this point. Just $214 to go to hit our $10K stretch goal, and $714 to hit the $10.5K... Read more
What a ride this has been! We’ve made it to $9,000, thanks to your tireless support!
Now everyone at the $100 level and above will receive an official... Read more
It's all about the gravy now!
If you have a heaping plate of delectable mashed potatoes, what makes it better? Lots and lots of gravy! If The Little Country album is our plate of mashed potatoes,... Read more
More info on the "Her Two Chairs" Remix EP....
Happy Sunday, backers!
Now that we've officially made it to our first funding goal, it's time to see if we can make it to some stretch goals! With just $880... Read more
Sweet success, thanks to all of you!
This is all because of YOU, faithful backers! We are officially making an album that we will get to share with you and with the world! Our elation holds no... Read more
Skippin' down the gravel walk!
Thanks to all of you, we're less than $1,000 away from our first funding goal! Here's your video reward for helping us get to $7k! The tune is one many... Read more
According to GlobeIn, we're one of the top 20 music projects worth supporting!
That's right! Tell your friends who might not have pledged yet! :-)
Wouldn't you look awesome in one of these?
Yes, yes, you would look awesome in one of these custom-designed Z-shirts, featuring iconic art by Scott Laumann developed expressly for The Little Country. These are currently the only... Read more
Rosie McCann doth say, we've made it to 6k!
Happy Monday to our illustrious friends and supporters!
We’ve made it to $6k! Congrats to all of you for making it possible. We’re 75% funded with only $2k left... Read more
Here's some absurd good news: we officially have more than 100 backers!
Congratulations, fine, fabulous backers! We now have over 100 of you - that's more than 100 people who believe in our project, love Charles de Lint's books, and want to... Read more
The Irish Washerwoman, with a dash of Zahatar!
What do the Boston Pops, Andre Rieu, Leroy Anderson, Sonny Bono, and Isaac Asimov have in common? They have all been inspired by the tune in today's update: The Irish... Read more
The Green Man bids you a Happy Father's Day!
We have some great news for you on this beautiful Father's Day! There have been a few questions about additional copies of the physical album The Little Country being available... Read more
Hot pink tumbleweeds on stickers? Why not?!
Happy Wednesday, beautiful backers!
We are pleased to announce that Scott Laumann's iconic imagery for our recent concert performance of The Little Country will make its way onto die-cut stickers... Read more
The Journey to the Four-Mile Stone...50% funded in 7 days!
Salutations, backers! Congratulations! Thanks to all of YOU, we achieved 50% of our first funding goal in just SEVEN DAYS on Kickstarter! If you want to see The Little Country... Read more
A Set of 3 to Celebrate $3K!
Happy weekend, illustrious backers!
We passed the $3,000 mark today and are already on our way to $4,000...nearing the halfway point! For those who are just joining us on this... Read more
$2,000 captures a butterfly!
Greetings, backers fair! Thank you for helping us achieve more than $2,000 for The Little Country album in just five days! We're now a quarter of the way toward successful... Read more
The Little Country: Spotlight on visual artist Scott Laumann
The Little Country was a large scale art installation based upon Charles de Lint’s urban fantasy novel by the same name. It was open May 21-24, 2014 at the Historic... Read more
$1,000 in our first day on Kickstarter!
Wow, what a journey the last 24 hours has been...and so much more to come! Special thanks to all you early bird backers that helped make our first day on... Read more