Kickstarter Tag Archive

The Limousines Ditch Their Label & Hit Kickstarter To Release Mold-Breaking Sophomore Album

Posted May 28

Before Amanda Palmer, before Ben Folds Five, before any of the myriad bands using Kickstarter — or even Kickstarter itself — Eric Victorino of The Limousines was using the crowdsourcing model to fund his starkly honest poetry books. Now, the musician — having recently split from Dangerbird Records with bandmate Giovani Giusti — has applied the model to his music, resulting in a new album titled Hush that is just as haunting and raw as those crowdfunded tomes.

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Music & Tech Around The Web: Timberlake Drops Video, Kickstarter Goes Mobile & More

Posted February 14

Happy Random Assignation of Love Day, babes! You may be lacking in love, but you’re rich in links!

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Kickstarter Of The Week: Bjork Aims To Unleash Biophilia On More Screens & Schools

Posted January 29

Bjork’s album/app Biophilia was an ambitious undertaking, to say the least: Not only did the Icelandic musician pen a 10-song album, she also helped create a suite of accompanying apps, a fleet of new instruments, a dynamic live experience and an educational program for children interested in learning about musicology. Now, Bjork is looking to build out this expansive project even more, launching a Kickstarter campaign in order to bring Biophilia to more screens and her educational program to more schools.

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