A Special Holiday Discount on Everything in The 78 Project Shop
Tis the season for gratitude and giving! And since you have been such an important part of our journey, we wanted to extend a special holiday discount to our Kickstarter... Read more
The 78 Project Movie is out now online! DVD Reward Update
Exciting news! The 78 Project Movie is now available to buy or rent online. We've bundled it with the soundtrack on digital and vinyl, and included great bonus footage to... Read more
The 78 Project Movie will screen at IFC Center in NYC on June 4!
With a live 78 recording with special guest Craig Finn of The Hold Steady after the movie!
The 78 Project Movie at IFC Center
Thursday, June 4 at 8pm
IFC... Read more
Tour Success, Official Soundtrack, and DVD and VOD update!
Hello to you, 78 friends!
We hope this long wintry weekend finds you comfortably ensconced with loved ones wherever you are.
It's been a whirlwind few months since we wrote... Read more
Complete List of Screenings for The 78 Project Movie Official Release Tour
In just a few days we'll be departing for the first stop on The 78 Project Movie Official Release Tour, a screening at the Library of Congress on September... Read more
The 78 Project Movie is playing in theaters nationwide!
This 78 summer has certainly been a productive and happy one. Since our joyful world premiere of The 78 Project Movieat SXSW Film Festival in March, we've had the... Read more
Film Society of Lincoln Center to screen The 78 Project Movie
On August 5, the Film Society of Lincoln Center will screen The 78 Project Movie as part of the Sound + Vision series. We hope we'll see you there!
We're... Read more
The 78 Project Movie World Premiere at SXSW Film Festival in March!
It is with great joy that we're writing to you today. We're a little delirious from the whirlwind week, but we couldn't wait another second to tell you the news.... Read more
End of the Year Update on Production and Rewards
The end of the year is a time to celebrate, and to bring things full circle. So we thought we would write you to catch you up on the progress... Read more
A week of thanks-giving & our newest episode: International Blues Express "Hanna"
We hope this note finds you well and that you had a wonderful holiday week. Hopefully the holiday's not over and you're relaxing with loved ones this weekend as well! ... Read more
A happy anniversary for The 78 Project movie
This week is the anniversary of our first road trip to make The 78 Project Movie. Because of you, we were able to travel so far and gather incredible footage... Read more
Louisiana Bound: Our last trip to make The 78 Project Movie
A Sunday in the Bayou is as perfect as it sounds. Bright sun, fresh eggs from the chickens outside, and music all through the house. We made it to Louisiana!... Read more
Our Episodes on the Big Screen!
There's nothing more fun in the summer in New York than watching movies. Outdoors under the stars, or indoors in the air conditioned dark. Which is why we're happy to... Read more
Presto! Your posters are on their way
Hello and happy summer! Despite all the rain (or maybe thanks to it?) it feels like it's going to be a really productive and beautiful summer already. We hope the... Read more
Cannes Cross Media Corner and new recordings with John Cohen
We're proud to announce that The 78 Project has been invited to participate in the first year of the Cannes Cross Media Corner, taking place during this year's prestigious Cannes... Read more
The warmth of our spirits: Dylan LeBlanc “Innocent Sinner” video clip and acetate
We’ve been hard at work in the editing room since returning home in January from our California road trip. And though we sit in the same room every day as... Read more
Postcards, strobes and Polaroids are in the mail; Recap of our successful California journey
We're back at home after a productive and unforgettable journey through California. It's that time now, which always comes after a successful shooting and recording journey, when we have such... Read more
A holiday greeting as we prep for our next adventure...
Hello! We hope that your winter is a wonderland and that joy is in full swing as the year comes to a close. And what a year it's been! One... Read more
Giving thanks to you and a visit to the Smithsonian as we Fall back into action
How could so much have happened in just three weeks? Since our happy homecoming from London, it's been a whirlwind that has kept us spinning.
We returned to immediately watch... Read more
Updates and a new episode while we're in London!
Hello from London!
We traversed the Atlantic this week to attend the fantastic Power to the Pixel conference, and we're having a really productive time. It was an honor to... Read more
Thanks to you we made it!
This morning was one of the most exciting and wonderful we've ever had. The feeling of having 310 friends and loved ones rallying to support us was overwhelming! Thank you... Read more
Our sincerest thanks on the last day of our campaign!
We're feeling so grateful today for everything that you have done to get us to this point. Thank you for a month of support and encouragement. We've enjoyed sharing this... Read more
Another new song going into the homestretch!
Hello! It's the first day of October and the last week of our Kickstarter campaign. We're feeling energized and we have you to thank! Because of you we are going... Read more
We're Kickstarter's Project of the Day! And we're so grateful to you for helping us get this far
Today is such a big day! We woke up to the news that we were the Kickstarter Staff Pick of the Day, and that The 78 Project would be on... Read more
Warm welcomes and important moments today
If there was one thing that we felt every day during our first road trip to make The 78 Project movie, it was a warm welcome. People invited us into... Read more
A Sunday update and Ella Mae Bowen's flipside song
We hope you are still in the midst of a relaxing, happy weekend as this reaches you. We've been having a great weekend, too! The weather is sunny, and so... Read more
Hear Timmy Mislock's acetate from our amazing adventure at IFP Independent Film Week
This week was filled with so many wonderful people, we are bursting with the enthusiasm and great ideas we felt and heard!
The 78 Project was invited to participate in... Read more
A preview of new music and a cookie to boot
Hello friends! Hope your week is going well. We survived the near-tornado in New York yesterday, and are making the most of the the beautiful post-storm weather energy by getting... Read more
Two new songs from the recent past and an update from the end of our first week
We've been home for a week now. Seven days ago we were still on the highway with a car full of acetates and cameras and Prestos, sorry for our trip... Read more
Thank you to our first contributors!
It means the world to us that you came right on board to support our project. As you know, we launched this Kickstarter while we were out on the road... Read more