Gemini, First Album !

Support GEM!Ni for his first album "Ballad Along The Black Sand" ! Out May 2016 !

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Gemini, First Album !

<p> <strong>Présentation :</strong></p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Hi everyone  ! </strong></p> <p> <strong>Family, family's friends, friends, friends of my friends, KissBankers !</strong></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> I'm a musician and songwritter for ten years now and I decided to give it a shot under the name of  </p> <p> <strong>GEM!Ni (Gemini)</strong> !</p> <p>  </p> <p> I'm a singer/guitar player, i'm 26, from Avignon ( France ) and<strong> I need you through crowdfunding</strong> in order to record my very first 10 tracks album called <i><strong>Ballad Along The Black Sand</strong>.</i></p> <p> It took me six years to compose it and that'll be <strong>thanks to your help if crowdfunding is successfull.</strong></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <img alt="Ballad_along_the_black_sand___front_final_-1457120254" src=""></p> <p> Thanks to the artist/painter ©<strong>Clojul</strong> for making this painting on command for the album's cover prototype</p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> The cover will be designed by <strong>Laurent Borie </strong>from the agency <a href="" target="_blank">"Anonymes"</a>.</p> <p> He made covers of <strong>Gotan Project, La Fonky Family ("Si dieu veut"), ou encore Patricia Kaas.</strong></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p>                                         </p> <p> <strong>What is GEMiN! ?</strong></p> <p>  </p> <p> <iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="304" src="//;wmode=opaque&amp;;;key=ff2702755d9749cda571c6d6c2f3eb46&amp;type=text%2Fhtml&amp;schema=youtube" width="540"></iframe></p> <p> Clip by <a href="" target="_blank">Florine Clap</a></p> <p>  </p> <p> Created in 2016, my music is a melancholic mix of influences like Indie Rock, Rock Alternatif, Pop, Folk. The topics in my writting play with the duality of Gemini people and with the difficulty of the perpetual internal fight. I write in english and sometimes in french.</p> <p>  </p> <p> <u>Band influences</u> : The Beatles, Radiohead, Jeff Buckley, Neil Young, Eddie Vedder, Steven Wilson, Marylin Manson, Moby, The Raconteurs, General Electriks,  ...</p> <p>  </p> <p> I took guitare lessons in Avignon, then in London at <a href="" target="_blank">Tech Music School BIMM</a> (<strong>Radiohead, James Bay,</strong> <strong>Yodélice</strong>,...), the Brit Pop/Rock pushed me in finding my own style.</p> <p>  </p> <p> <iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="304" src="//;wmode=opaque&amp;;;key=ff2702755d9749cda571c6d6c2f3eb46&amp;type=text%2Fhtml&amp;schema=youtube" width="540"></iframe></p> <p>  </p> <p> Clip by <a href="" target="_blank">nvmero</a></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> Working aside in catering (ex-waiter, bartender then chef), I couldn't find the time for my music. </p> <p> Today, i'm fully involved into my art and I hope you'll help in my reconversion !</p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Of course, in exchange of your precious help, I proppose various rewards depending of your budget.</strong></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <u><strong>Counterparties</strong></u><strong> :</strong></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Pack 1 ( 5 euros and more ) :</strong> One Digital Single + Thanks on social networks</p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Pack 2 ( 10 euros and more ) :</strong> Digital Album + Thanks on social networksThanks on social networks</p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Pack 3 ( 20 euros and more ) :</strong> Physical CD + Thanks on CD book + Thanks on social networks</p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Pack 4 ( 35 euros and more ) :</strong> Pack 3 + One T-Shirt + Lyrics book with french translation</p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Pack 5 ( 50 euros and more ) : </strong>Pack 3 + Invitation for 2 at the showcase concert in Avignon + 2 celebrating drinks after the concert</p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Pack 6 ( 85 euros and more ) :</strong> Pack 3 + One poster of the album's cover + Photo print of the album's cover with the picture frame and signed by GEM!Ni</p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Pack 7 ( 200 euros and more)  :</strong> Pack 3 + Private acoustic concert at yours ( France )</p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <u><strong>Project :</strong></u></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> GEM!Ni has only one member today but he's building up a band and he will call a drumer and a bass-player (Quentin Gautier) for live and studio.</p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <i>My recordings are"homemade", and I do apologize for the quality of my mixs</i></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="500" src="//;wmode=opaque&amp;;;key=ff2702755d9749cda571c6d6c2f3eb46&amp;type=text%2Fhtml&amp;schema=soundcloud" width="500"></iframe></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> And that's exactly why I need to record my songs professionaly at the studio <a href="" target="_blank">La Buissonne</a> in Pernes les Fontaines with <strong>Gérard De Haro</strong>'s skills (more than 1300 albums).</p> <p> This studio is internationaly  famous for his sound quality (rare mics, analog mix table, ...).</p> <p> Made for jazzmen, a promess of a warm and floating sound !</p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <img alt="La_buissonne-1457120884" src=""></p> <p>  </p> <p> <iframe frameborder="0" height="0" src="" width="0"></iframe></p>

Allocation of funds

<p> <u><strong>What about the collect ?</strong></u></p> <p>  </p> <p> Recording (3 days)                     2268<strong> euros</strong></p> <p> Mix(1 day)                                     <strong>756 euros</strong></p> <p> Mastering (1 day)                          <strong>645 euros</strong></p> <p>  SDRM Fees                              <strong>   250 euros</strong></p> <p> CD Press                                       <strong>500 euros</strong></p> <p>  Studio Musician                       207,96 euros</p> <p> Com KissKissBankBank (8%)  <strong>373,04 euros</strong></p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>TOTAL                                          5000 euros</strong></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <u><strong>If the amount is over-reached</strong></u><strong> ?</strong></p> <p>  </p> <p> This would be amazing ! If I collect more than 5000 euros, you guys will vote for your favorite song and I make a video clip of it (1000 euros), if more I want to buy a van so I can be on the road for my France tour and I hope at yours for a private acoustic concert !</p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Thanks in advance for your gifts ! And don't forget we're stronger together ! Share this project around you !</strong></p> <p> <strong>You and only you can make the snowball effect happen !</strong></p> <p>  </p> <p> Rendez-vous on my Facebook's page, my Youtube channel, and my Soundcloud ! </p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <a href="" target="_blank">Facebook </a></p> <p> <a href="" target="_blank">Youtube</a></p> <p> <a href="http://%20" target="_blank">Soundcloud</a></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <iframe frameborder="0" height="0" src="" width="0"></iframe></p>



LOT 1 ( 5 euros et plus ) : Un Single Digital + Remerciements sur les réseaux sociaux


  • 7 contributions
LOT 2 ( 10 euros et plus ) : Album Digital + Remerciements sur les réseaux sociaux

Estimated delivery: June 2016


  • 20 contributions
LOT 3 ( 20 euros et plus ) : CD Physique + Remerciements sur le livret du CD et sur les réseaux sociaux

Estimated delivery: June 2016


  • 16 contributions
LOT 4 ( 35 euros et plus ) : LOT 3 + un T-Shirt + Un livret des paroles avec leur traduction

Estimated delivery: June 2016


  • 13 contributions
LOT 5 ( 50 euros et plus ) : LOT 4 + Invitation pour 2 au concert de sortie de l'album sur Avignon + 2 boissons offertes au verre de l'amitié après le concert

Estimated delivery: June 2016


  • 10 contributions
LOT 6 ( 85 euros et plus ) : LOT 5 + Un poster de la pochette de l'album + Un tirage sur papier glacé, encadré et dédicacé

Estimated delivery: June 2016


  • 7 contributions
LOT 7 ( 220 euros et plus) : LOT 3 + Un concert privé en acoustique chez vous ( Frais de déplacement hors Gard et Vaucluse à votre charge ), dates à fixer ensemble

Estimated delivery: June 2016

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