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Freedom Fridays #8: 3 Tips to Successful Crowdfunding

October 12th, 2012 · Comments · Bliss Street Studios, Music Studios

Last spring, I took my group ZAHA down the east coast on our first ever week-long tour. We launched a Kickstarter campaign to defray travel costs and collect money to pay the band members. Many folks since then have asked how we met (and exceeded) our fundraising goal. Below are my three best tips for […]

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WE DID IT!

May 19th, 2011 · Comments · Bliss Street Studios, Music Studios

WOW! Thanks to all 40 backers (and counting) for helping us reach exceed our $2000 fundraising goal for next week’s ZAHA tour — I have been so supported, energized, humbled, and elated by the outpouring of support. Thanks to all the friends, colleagues, and family of friends who have given so generously. I’ve put together […]

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Soundpainting Saturdays No. 18

May 7th, 2011 · Comments · Bliss Street Studios, Music Studios

Here’s episode #18 of my [Evan’s] Soundpainting Saturdays Series. Every week for 2011, l’ll post a short video of me using Soundpainting, and I’ll invite you, the viewer, to post a video response with your interpretation of my directing. Pleave your video responses over at http://www.youtube.com/blissstreetstudios — looking forward to your part of the conversation. […]

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Soundpainting Saturdays No. 17

April 30th, 2011 · Comments · Bliss Street Studios, Music Studios

Here’s episode #17 of my [Evan’s] Soundpainting Saturdays Series. Every week for 2011, l’ll post a short video of me using Soundpainting, and I’ll invite you, the viewer, to post a video response with your interpretation of my directing. This week’s video features a tip o’ the hat to those comic masters, the Three Stooges. […]

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Is Perfection Getting in the Way of Quality?

April 22nd, 2011 · Comments · Bliss Street Studios, Music Studios

So, as those of you on our mailing list know, we’re launching a kickstarter fundraising page to raise money for an upcoming tour with ZAHA, my Soundpainting ensemble. And in the process of launching this page, I’ve learned a valuable lesson for myself. Let me explain: Last week, I was all set to launch this […]

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The Magic Number

March 23rd, 2010 · Comments · Bliss Street Studios, Music Studios

Zach Brock is a man of many talents.  In addition to owning one of the sharpest wits in Brooklyn, on RIBS, Zach completely tore it up with his passionate violin playing (I’m particularly fond of his solo on “Carnival”). Check out his project on Kickstarter—he has just 8 days left to raise the rest of […]

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Lovetown, PA

February 8th, 2010 · Comments · Bliss Street Studios, Visual Studios

Gene Schmidt (who recently measured Manhattan with yardsticks) has a new project over at Kickstarter, a funding platform for a bevy of creative folks.  His new project, LOVETOWN PA, is a response to his question: “What would St. Paul’s beautiful, and sometimes difficult text on love look like on the streets of Philadelphia, the City […]

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