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Attica Blues

A project in Hadley, MA by Archie Shepp

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Jazz legend Archie Shepp, forms a new Attica Blues big band to produce a live album + DVD.
Backers: 163
Average Pledge Per Backer: $123

Funded: $20,011 of $20,000
Dates: May 24th -> Jun 23rd (30 days)
Project By: Archie Shepp
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Latest News

Archie Shepp Launches Kickstarter Campaign to Fund Live ATTICA BLUES Big Band Album

June 20th - via:
Forty years after the release of Attica Blues, Archie Shepp revisits this monument of jazz history with a new big band of 26, composed of a mix of experienced artists and young jazz musicans from the United States and France. The goal is to record the next two concerts in southern France and release a historic live Attica Blues Big Band album. (Read More)

A look at the T shirts designed by Wozniak

June 19th - via:
Hello friends! Here is a look at the t-shirt illustration by our friend and brilliant illustrator Wozniak !We are getting closer to our goal, let's keep sharing with our friends until this sunday. Together we can make this project a reality!  (Read More)

A Taste of Chateauvallon

June 16th - via:
Hello Friends,  We had our first concert of the season with the new Attica Blues Band on friday at Chateauvallon - here is a a quick look at a rehearsal last week! We are entering the final 6 DAYS of our campaign - this past week has been great, we... (Read More)

A sneak peak at the new album cover art by Wozniak

June 9th - via:
Hello friends, Since last week, we passed the 100 backers mark! This is great news BUT we need to keep pushing. We are now entering the second half of the campaign (13 days left to be precise!) and still need to raise roughly $16,000. This is... (Read More)

Behind the scenes - Chateauvallon rehearsals 2012

June 2nd - via:
Hello friends,  We have entered the second week of our Kickstarter campaign for the new Attica Blues Band project! We are truly grateful for you support but we must continue to spread the word to make this project a reality.  To thank you for your... (Read More)

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