Together...To the end of the world

Help us record The Lone John Harps' second album, « To the end of the world », scheduled to be recorded in June 2014.

Project visual Together...To the end of the world
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61
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05/28/2014
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€4,200
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105 %

Together...To the end of the world

First things first, the first eponymous track of the Album, an invitation for a musical journey:

 

 

The Lone John Harps: Victor Olivry on Lead Guitar, Mathias Neyrand on vocals and rhythmic guitar and Nicolas Favrel on drums...

 

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The second album, for which this campaign has been started, was written in the middle of the forests, the banks of the rivers and the heart of the valleys of the South American continent.  It tells of the 12 500 miles-long road-trip that has led from Peru, down the Chilean coast, across the Andes, through Argentina, to Uruguay, Paraguay, Brazil, Bolivia and Peru.

 

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It was written on the banks of rivers, in the middle of forests and the heart of valleys of the South-American continent and tells about a search, the moments of doubt and uncertainty that come with it, but also the moments of euphoria and well-being.

 

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Places (the Quebradas of La Higuiera where the Che was murdered), people (Father Angel, the Kids, Mme Irma) and experiences (San Pedro, the crossing of the Bolson) have shaped these songs that prolong the feeling of freedom of this journey…

 

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Help us record the ten tracks of this new album, some of which you might already know, others which you will discover…

 

The new album arrives as the natural continuation of a project that has existed for three years.

Here is a long version of the video presenting the project, which includes and links it with the previous Album "A-biding my time":

 

 

 

To know more about the whole project : www.thelonejohnharps.com

 

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The recording will once again be taken care of by our favourite sound-engineer Perceval Carré, loyal friend and fellow worker in song. As he is a favourite with the crowd at the 114, we have chosen this venue for the launch of our campaign, it will be the first of a series of concerts to promote the campaign, on the 8th of March at the 114, Rue Oberkampf, Paris

 

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The Calendar for the concerts:

 

February 27th : Launch of the internet campaign

March 8th: Concert at the 114

March 9th: Concert and fundraising event in Colombes, 92700

April 6th: Second Concert and fundraising event in Colombes, 92700

April 15th –April 21st: Series of concerts in Berlin

May 28th : end of the Crowdfunding campaign

June 2nd-June 8th: recording of the album at Vibe Studio, Versailles

 

 

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Together...to the end of the world

 

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Extra:

If all the previous seems a little stern and serious to you, here is a more relaxed version of our plea for help:

« Good things never walk alone » (Chinese Proverb freely adapted)

 

Thanks to William Meredith for proof-reading all this

 

Allocation of funds

Our objective is to raise 4000 Euros until the 28th of May, the scheduled date for the beginning of the recording is the 2nd of June:

 

1. Recording : 1000 Euros 

2. Musicians:  400 Euros : Other musician will add their part to the musical endeavour

3. Mastering: 250 Euros

4. Artwork:  1000 Euros

5. Duplication:  600 Euros

6. SDRM Fees: 250 Euros : Fee that has to be paid when a CD is duplicated in France

7. Promotion:  500 Euros: To organize and finance Tours that will allow us to sell the CD farther away

Choose your reward

For €5

Our sincere gratefulness
  • Backers: 2

For €10

The new Album „To the end of the world“ in mp3 or wav
  • Backers: 4

For €15

A copy of the new Album „To the end of the world“ when it is finished (sent by Postal Service or given after a concert, if possible)
  • Backers: 4
  • Delivery October 2014

For €20

The new album „To the end of the world“ and the previous one „A-biding my time“ (in mp3 or wav)
  • Backers: 3

For €30

The two albums hand-signed, for yourself or to give to a friend (send us the name you want the Album to be autographed for)
  • Backers: 16

For €40

The two albums hand-signed + the three songs of the presentation-vid + all the lyrics of the album
  • Backers: 8

For €50

2 times the two albums hand-signed + the three songs of the presentation-vid + all the lyrics of the album
  • Backers: 9

For €100

Two times the two albums hand-signed + the three songs of the presentation-vid + all the lyrics of the album + a recording of a cover of your choice
  • Backers: 4

For €150

Three times the two albums + the three songs of the presentation-vid + all the lyrics of the album + a recording of a cover of your choice + the detailed account of the road-trip
  • Backer: 1

For €300

Three times the two albums hand-signed + the three songs of the presentation-vid + all the lyrics of the album + a recording of a cover of your choice + the detailed account of the road-trip + the possibility to come to the Studio to listen to the final version of the album (Vibe Studio, Versailles)
  • Backer: 1
  • Availability: 9/10

For €500

Five times the two albums hand-signed + the three songs of the presentation-vid + all the lyrics of the album + a recording of a cover of your choice + the detailed account of the road-trip + the possibility to come to the Studio to listen to the final version of the album (Vibe Studio, Versailles) + a private concert (Paris and surroundings, if you live farther away contact us to see if we can arrange something)
  • Backer: 1
  • Availability: 2/3

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