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FEEL BETTER: Derek Fawcett's solo, full-length debut

A project in Chicago, IL by Derek Fawcett

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Fawcett's FEEL BETTER is an album of love unrequited, realized, and rued, with echoes of Petty, Springsteen, Neil Young & Coldplay.
Backers: 406
Average Pledge Per Backer: $84

Funded: $34,090 of $32,360
Dates: Mar 12th -> Apr 11th (30 days)
Project By: Derek Fawcett
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Latest News

FEEL BETTER-ed, Let's Hit The Road!

April 10th - via:
Surreal though it is, I'm happy to report that funding for the album...IS SECURED!  HOORAY! More specific, thorough, and SMOOShy thank yous to follow, but know that all of you have my most heartfelt gratitude, and I can't WAIT to share this album... (Read More)

83%!!!, ICYMI, 30 hrs. left, proud :)

April 9th - via:
83% funded...aMAzing!  Thanks SO much everyone!   As you might have seen, tonight, I'm "Taking Requests". :)  Donate or up your donation tonight, and send me a song, and I'll learn it, sing it, film it, and post it to whichever space you prefer... (Read More)

What happens next... :)

April 7th - via:
Greetings, Fawcett Faithful! Some of you have been writing to say that you're sharing my anxiety over the looming guys are the best! :)  As I see it, here's what happens now: -We've got 60-some hours before the deadline. -It is... (Read More)

How to FEEL BETTER...with your friends. :)

April 5th - via:
Happy 4-Days-Out, Everyone! A bunch of you have asked for ways to share my music with folks in hopes of getting them to donate. One of the best ways is steering them to my YouTube profile, which now not only has video of me performing at City Winery... (Read More)

European Tour, Recording w/Tim Marks, Come to My House!, 8 Days Left!

April 1st - via:
Greetings everyone! As many of you already know, I just got back from a small European tour...performances in London, Manchester, Prague, and Jihlava (pronounced YEE-hla-VAHH, NOT gee-HLA-va, as my laughing Czech friends conveyed to me the first time... (Read More)

A Happy Backlog! 'Fireside Chats'!

March 16th - via:
Hey, everybody!   As many of you have seen, I've been trying to write thoughtful thank yous to all donors.  I'm getting pretty seriously out-paced by the number of donors, so if you've donated but haven't heard from me, it's not that I'm not... (Read More)

Chat tomorrow?

March 15th - via:
SUCH a great start to my Kickstarter campaign...thanks, all! I'd love to chat with all of you about it...maybe tomorrow at 7pm CST? Maybe by a 'fireside'?!? I promise: No Ferns! ***FEEL BETTER 'Fireside Chat': tomorrow (3/16), 7pm CST*** Let me know... (Read More)

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