Debut Jazz/Funk/Soul Album by Matt Shevitz

A project in Chicago, IL by Matt Shevitz

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After years of performing and recording with various jazz, funk, blues, and soul musicians I'm finally releasing an album of my own!
Backers: 89
Average Pledge Per Backer: $67

Funded: $5,985 of $5,250
Dates: Dec 20th -> Jan 19th (30 days)
Project By: Matt Shevitz
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Latest News

77% Funded!

January 13th - via:
Hey all! With just 5 days to go, this campaign is 77% funded! I have been in touch with a couple of people who have said they will be donating soon, so I'm feeling good! Of course, it wouldn't have made it this far without the support of all you... (Read More)

11 Days Left!

January 7th - via:
Hi all! We have over 45 backers and more than $2,000 has been raised! There are 11 days left in this campaign and still some progress to be made, though. Please consider sharing the link with anyone who may be interested! I'll be posting another... (Read More)

We've hit 40 backers!

January 3rd - via:
Hey all! As of this moment, there are now 40 people backing this project and we're almost to $1,800! With 15 days left, I think we're in a pretty good place, based on the conversations I've had with people I've spoken to who've been involved with... (Read More)

A short rendition of one of the songs on the album as promised!

December 28th - via:
Hi everyone! Here it is! This song, "The S'Morito," is one that I love playing. With a rhythm section, the tune has a laid back, funky groove, and the end of the melody alternates between time signatures so that certain notes last just a little bit... (Read More)

Almost 30 backers and over $1,100 raised!

December 28th - via:
Hey everyone! With 21 days left, the project has almost reached 30 backers and has received over $1,100 in support! In addition to dancing around my living room, I will be posting a video later today of me performing a short solo rendition of one of... (Read More)

More than 20 backers and still 24 days to go!

December 26th - via:
Hey all! I'm thrilled to announce that the project now has more than 20 backers! Since the campaign still has 24 days to go, I feel like things are in pretty good shape but I still need help spreading the word. The sooner we hit our goal the better!... (Read More)

Off to a good start!

December 22nd - via:
Hey everyone! Let me first give a huge THANK YOU for choosing to support this project! It has been inspiring (and touching) to see how folks have reacted to the launch of this campaign. I'm looking forward to being able to share this album with you,... (Read More)

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