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This project was successfully funded on May 2, 2011.

Be a part of creating our next album. Pre-order the new album, house parties, songs named after you, and more.

Tampa, FL Music
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About this project

We're hoping to get back in the studio this summer to make our first full length album. We've written a lot of new songs and we're anxious to get them recorded. But without the support of a label, production costs are left up to us and there's no way we can fund the whole project on our own. Thats where you come in.

Here's how it works.

We've set up rewards for different levels of giving and each reward builds upon the previous one, so if you get the $25 package you also receive the $15, $10, and $5 packages (the $150 + $250 are slightly different- see package description). Rewards include shows in your living room, your name in the liner notes as a co-producer, merch-bundles, pre-orders of the new album, and even a song on the new album named after you. Watch the Video (above) and look through the Reward Descriptions (right).

BUT

if we don't reach our goal of $3500 then you will NOT be charged, therefore we won't be able to send you any rewards, and it will probably take us another year of saving to record. We think the world would be a better place with this music in it, so you're basically saving the world by helping produce this record.

We will be going back to Esthudio (Boston, MA) to record, and this time we will be working with Jeremy Mendicino of Pretty & Nice as a producer and engineer so expect a journey into aural beyond.

Remember $3500 is the minimum amount that we need from this campaign, but you can still give even once we've reached our goal which would help us spend more time in the studio, more time in post-production, and produce a better physical package......do I smell vinyl?

also for your enjoyment:

free download of "The Walk"

Video by Birch Standard Design House

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Rewards

  • You selected
    Pledge $5 or more

    1 backer

    A digital download of an acoustic EP of brand new songs only available through this Kickstarter campaign.

  • You selected
    Pledge $10 or more

    12 backers

    Get the acoustic EP and pre-order the Full Length record. Sent to you as soon as we receive them.

  • You selected
    Pledge $15 or more

    7 backers

    Includes the EP, Full Length pre-order, and a DVD with footage of the recording process.

  • You selected
    Pledge $25 or more

    28 backers

    All of the above plus a spot on the guest list at one show of your choosing, your name in the liner notes, Alexander & the Grapes t-shirt (while supplies last) and buttons, and signed copies of the new record and our first EP. Now that is a deal.

  • You selected
    Pledge $50 or more

    3 backers

    All of the above plus Alexander will write a song about anything you want.

  • You selected
    Pledge $75 or more

    5 backers

    All of the above, plus we will upload a video of us performing your song to YouTube.

  • You selected
    Pledge $100 or more

    4 backers

    All of the above plus sit in on a band practice, see how we write music + lunch with the band, for you and one of your friends

  • You selected
    Pledge $150 or more

    3 backers

    Everything up to the $25 package plus we will put on an acoustic living room show at your house. Limited to the Tampa Bay area.

  • You selected
    Pledge $200 or more

    1 backer

    If you live on the East Coast of the U.S. then we can arrange an acoustic house show either on our way to record in Boston or on our way back. If interested please contact us here: alexanderandthegrapes@gmail.com

  • You selected
    Pledge $250 or more

    1 backer

    Everything up to the $75 package + we will throw you a house party with full band performance. (Add $50 for anywhere else in FL)

  • You selected
    Pledge $500 or more

    2 backers

    You will receive EVERYTHING above PLUS we will name a song on the record after you.

Funding period

- (90 days)