Lords of LA Graphic Novel - Vampire, Mob, the 1950s

Transitions: A new album by Steven Wesley Guiles

A project in Los Angeles, CA by Steve Guiles

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Songs about spiritual longing, deconstruction, video games, and love from an empathetic dork that wants to do better.
Backers: 76
Average Pledge Per Backer: $76

Funded: $5,802 of $5,000
Dates: Nov 2nd -> Dec 1st (29 days)
Project By: Steve Guiles
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A Few Important Reminders (Especially For People NEW To Kickstarter)

November 24th - via: kickstarter.com
For those who don't know or are new to this, Kickstarter is an all or nothing crowdfunding website used to help cover the costs of producing merchandise. This means that unless enough people back it and the initial goal is met, the Kickstarter won't... (Read More)

Beautiful Video Recording of Overflow - Campaign Is ALMOST OVER!

November 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Chris Frazier, how made my Kickstarter video, also filmed me performing my song Overflow.  It wasn't planned out. I just picked up "open C tuning" guitar and learned the basic structure in a minute or two, and then sang it.  Chris captured it on... (Read More)

Behind the Song: Cats and Dogs Don't Have To Be The Same; Open Mic Night Pics

November 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Lots of exciting things happening.  I played at an Open Mic that I started in my town on Saturday night. I've started work on the album since we HAVE funded.  And today I want to share some of the pics from this weekend and talk about my song Cats... (Read More)

Behind the Song: All We Need Every Day And Night Is Love, or, How I Took Advantage of The Beatles

November 15th - via: kickstarter.com
This song was written during February Album Writing Month (FAWM.org).  Specifically, its a love song for my wife Joy.  I writer her a new song every Valentine's Day.  I always wait and let her hear it on February 14.  So, I have a very real... (Read More)

Are We Magnets?

November 11th - via: kickstarter.com
I first wrote the song Are We Magnets in 2011! I’ve long avoided doing a “proper” recording because the original demo felt so powerful and I didn’t want to “mess it up.”  Well, I’m done waiting!  Thanks to YOU, my backers, I will be... (Read More)


November 10th - via: kickstarter.com
You ALL helped me smash the initial goal of $5,000. You rock!  Thank you!  I  am overwhelmed and grateful.  Now I've added stretch goals to keep giving you awesome stuff...and to have fun during this process.   $6,000 - Add A Bonus Song About... (Read More)


November 8th - via: kickstarter.com
This is me a few minutes after reading that my kickstarter had hit 100! Now, let's go for STRETCH GOALS!!!  (Read More)

Cats and Dogs and Halfway Marks!

November 8th - via: kickstarter.com
The cat and dog with the heart behind them is significant to this album (and my life) for multiple reasons.   First, I have two little yappy dogs and a big fluffy friendly cat. Here is Flubbs (the big fluffy cat) in the windowsill watching me eat.... (Read More)

A Man Named Mini, The Whiteboard, and Campaign Progress

November 7th - via: kickstarter.com
So, I have a longtime friend named Mini Mendez. He was in a band called The Holidays and I went from being a fan to being a friend and a fellow collaborator.   So, I had this whiteboard with a bunch of songs titles on it, for "future release".  And... (Read More)

Me In A Nutshell and How Safro and Laser Shaped This Album

November 4th - via: kickstarter.com
I took a class by Laser Malena-Webber on how to be better and smarter at doing the music and arts. One of the key songs on the album, Me In A Nutshell, came out of an assignment by Laser to write a journal entry.  "Write about everything that you're... (Read More)


November 3rd - via: kickstarter.com

Day 1 Q & A

November 2nd - via: kickstarter.com

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