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The Swing Album: A Slam-Bangin' Lindy Hoppin' Party

A project in Kaysville, UT by funktoast

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A new slam-bangin' swing album from The Rustmonster Band, inspired by artists such as Esquivel, Glen MIller, Count Basie, and Les Brown
Backers: 33
Average Pledge Per Backer: $20

Funded: $660 of $400
Dates: Jan 14th -> Feb 13th (30 days)
Project By: funktoast
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Latest News

Final Single Release

February 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Beloved Backers! Thank you so much for your help on this project. We still have a week so it isn't too late to share the project with your friends. Here is the final single we plan to release. Once the album breaks, we will be taking all of these... (Read More)

And We Have Video

January 31st - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings beloved backers, We managed to scrape together a video of Rusmonster performing "Smack Talkin' Little Guy," LIVE! We think you will dig it. Don't forget to spread the word. Tell your indie music loving kickstarter friends to check out... (Read More)

Mixdown of Neo-Retro is Going Great!

January 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings beloved backers, Just thought I'd check in to tell you that the mix-down of Neo-Retro is going great. I am happy with the mix and mastering so far. I'm down to a few tweaks, mainly with the trumpet. I'll tell you, the trumpet is like a... (Read More)

Yahoo! We are funded!

January 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings all, Thanks to everyone for backing and funding this kickstarter. We deliberately set the goal way low, $400 for Pete's sake, due to the fact that indie music doesn't do awesome on Kickstarter. We are hoping more people will jump on board... (Read More)

Single of the Week

January 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings all, For the single of the week, we give you our power Latin tune, Conquistadores in Drag. This one was written by Rob Griffin (Rustmonster guitar player). Needless to say, the horn players love this one. Remember to share the love. Tell... (Read More)

Single Release Number 2: Leap Frog

January 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings all, Hope everything is swingin' in your life. For this week's weekly single release, we give you Rustmonster's cover of Leap Frog. This is a Les Brown tune, arranged for Rustmonster by Brandon Tucker (Rustmonster trumpet player). Enjoy.... (Read More)

First Single - "Smack Talkin' Little Guy"

January 18th - via: kickstarter.com
We want to thank ya'all with a mighty voice for backing Neo-Retro, the 4th album from Rustmonster. We plan to release 1 single every week from the album until it goes live. After it goes live, we will be taking the singles down. For this week, we... (Read More)

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