Archive for October, 2013

Money + Heart

30, Oct 2013

I wrote this a few months ago…wondering about the success of my Kickstarter and of social media in general. It’s hard to ask people to buy your stuff, maybe especially when you’re an artist. Then there’s the weird idealistic/totally self-limiting persona of the “starving artist.” Like you can’t make a living and be relevant and […]


28, Oct 2013

As you can see below, WE MADE IT! 102% funded as of this writing, with 11 days to go. Still time for pre-orders, indeed. I am so relieved…and so grateful to this community that is larger than I thought it was. You all are champs. Dan and I had a GREAT time in the studio […]

Kickstarter Progress

18, Oct 2013

52% as of this typing! $4,065! I am so grateful to all the early adopters. We are one week in and I feel optimistic. I go into the studio next week and usually I am nervous to start recording, but this time I’m just anxious to get in there and start doing it. Dan and […]

Note 1: Day 3 of my Kickstarter for my next record and WOW. I am humbled and frankly dumbfounded by the generosity that has been shown. I kind of figured I’d be pre-selling a lot of $5 downloads (which is awesome) and threw in the house concert option as an “It’ll round out the list” […]

First things first…I am Kickstartering my new EP and it is officially LAUNCHED! Let me take a moment to say: “AAAAAHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH!” It feels good to get that out because I had a heck of a time wrapping my brain around it. Kickstarter is a wonderful resource for musicians. Basically, for an indie artist (i.e. not […]