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Cartoon Babylon

A project in New York, NY by Daniel Carlson

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An album of new songs by Daniel Carlson
Backers: 85
Average Pledge Per Backer: $64

Funded: $5,457 of $5,200
Dates: Jul 15th -> Aug 14th (30 days)
Project By: Daniel Carlson
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Latest News

Woo hoo!

August 14th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

BREAKING NEWS: Cover song challenge...

August 12th - via:
The voting was close - so close that I may possibly do versions of some of the runners-up in weeks to come - but WE HAVE A WINNER! Thanks to everyone for their suggestions and votes.  (Read More)

Right, lots of stuff: "Light Lab" single/video is out today! Kickstarter campaign ends on Sunday! A bit about Neal Ostrovsky and Kirstin Lamb. And, oh yeah, the records arrived!

August 12th - via:
We've got a lot to get through today... So I know how a lot of these campaigns go: a bunch of money is raised, people are thanked, and then it's a year (or more) before the thing is actually finished (if it gets finished at all). Well, not this time.... (Read More)

Alex Wurman

August 9th - via:
Last but definitely not least, there's Alex Wurman. And, in a way, we end where we began - and you can read about this in detail in the Chris Bruce update - at the Academy in Chicago. Alex was at the Academy for only that first year, but made a huge... (Read More)

Meshell Ndegeocello

August 5th - via:
Right, Meshell. An artist who really needs no introduction: a dozen (or so) amazing records under her own name, a Grammy (and ten more nominations), and a ton of other extremely - and inspired - projects. I've seen her a dozen times over the years,... (Read More)

Cover song challenge and Earl Harvin

August 2nd - via:
OK, first things first. Actually I have a story about that sequence of words: ten or so years ago, it was suggested that I reach out to a fairly well-known musician. A mutual friend put us in touch - I think it was to work on something together. So I... (Read More)

Jebin Bruni...and test pressings

July 29th - via:
Going to talk a bit about Jebin Bruni today, but first...the test pressings arrived and sound great.   This is my first experience putting something out on vinyl and I wasn't sure what to expect. When you work for a long time on a record, you get... (Read More)

On guitar...Chris Bruce.

July 25th - via:
Right, so a little about each of the people who had something to do with Cartoon Babylon. I’ll start with Chris Bruce. Chris and I met in the fall of 1981 at what was then a brand new high school called the Academy, located right next to an... (Read More)

And the running questions begin!

July 22nd - via:
Happy Friday, everybody. As promised, week two of this crowdfunding funfest begins with the for-the-duration Instagram running questions (and today's question, from Randy, is a great one). Again, for this "season," I'm looking for questions that are... (Read More)

Yes! Update!

July 20th - via:
Happy Wednesday, all! Thanks to everyone for checking the campaign out and, to those of you who have jumped in financially, I'm extremely grateful. At the moment, I'm sitting in the studio that I share with Julia in Amsterdam, working on music videos... (Read More)

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