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The Enterprise B-Sides

A project in Sacramento, CA by John Merlino

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The eighth full-length studio album by Warp 11, a rock-and-roll band that has created music inspired by Star Trek since 1999.
Backers: 202
Average Pledge Per Backer: $63

Funded: $12,738 of $5,000
Dates: Aug 6th -> Sep 5th (30 days)
Project By: John Merlino
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September 5th - via:
And by "we", we mean the four of us and the 202 of YOU!  So raise a glass of your favorite Trek-inspired alcohol and then sit back and enjoy as we continue to update you on the progress of "Enterprise B-Sides", starting with our first recording... (Read More)

Campaign's Log: Almost Home!

September 5th - via:
What an incredible (nearly) 30 days it's been. With only a few hours left in our Kickstarter, here are a few things you should know: 1) THANKS SO MUCH FOR YOUR SUPPORT! 2) There is still one Commander and one Rear Admiral pledge level left to claim.... (Read More)

Campaign's Log: Only two days left!

September 3rd - via:
As we near the end of this glorious campaign, we, once again, want to thank everybody who has helped in any way to make it a success. So now all that's left is to unlock that last stretch goal and put twenty songs on "Enterprise B-Sides". And there's... (Read More)

Campaign's Log: Less than a week left, new Stretch Goal, and news on T-shirts!

August 30th - via:
Hello Crewmembers! Lots to update you all on here, and we're super excited as we near the end of this hugely successful campaign - thanks to all of you! First of all, there's a new stretch goal! Why not make "Enterprise B-Sides" an EPIC ALBUM OF EPIC... (Read More)

Campaign's Log: Ten Days Left!

August 26th - via:
Hello Crewmembers, As we near the ludicrous amount of $11,000 (!!) we just wanted to give you all a quick update. Soon we will be posting an additional FAQ about t-shirts. The summary is that, while we won't be offering extra t-shirts as a campaign... (Read More)


August 19th - via:
And we have lots of news to go with our lots of thanks! First, we've posted several questions in the FAQ section with some (hopefully) useful information for all backers, and those who are still considering joining the campaign. Second, one of the... (Read More)


August 15th - via:
And now we'll be releasing TWO hours of our favorite live bootlegs! More of Karl, Kiki, Brian, John (and Jeff!) for you to enjoy and annoy your friends with! But is that the last of our stretch goals? Stay tuned....and LL&P!  (Read More)


August 14th - via:
One hour of our favorite live Warp 11 bootlegs will be made available to all backers! It's the next best thing if you can't kick down for the Commander-in-Chief or Starfleet President pledge levels. Rock Out With Your Spock Out, and keep sharing with... (Read More)

Campaign's Log: Week 1

August 13th - via:
Our Kickstarter is now one week old, and it has been a wild ride. We never thought we'd have already been funded by this point. We CERTAINLY never thought we'd already have two stretch goals unlocked. We ABSOLUTELY DEFINITELY never thought we would... (Read More)

Second Stretch Goal Unlocked!

August 10th - via:
Incredible! In less than five days, we've already blown way past our funding goal and now two stretch goals have been unlocked! "Enterprise B-Sides" will now have 18 songs on it, far more than on any previous Warp 11 album. Thanks to all of you for... (Read More)

First Stretch Goal Unlocked! Two more songs added to the album!

August 9th - via:
Just a quick update to say how thrilled we are that we are already talking about what other Stretch Goals we may need to add, since the first one (adding two songs to the album) has already been unlocked - AND we're already halfway to unlocking the... (Read More)


August 9th - via:
WE DID IT! Our Kickstarter is now 100% funded, and your support accomplished this mission in less than three days! It's time for all crewmembers to make their way to Ten Forward and slug back whatever Guinan puts in front of you! But, in all... (Read More)

Campaign's Log - Day 2

August 8th - via:
The amazing support continues. We're now over 86% funded in only two days. What's more is that we're almost halfway to unlocking ALL of the stretch goals! So, just a quick note to thank all of you for wanting to hear more of our music, and for... (Read More)

Warp Speed!

August 7th - via:
What an incredible start! We're over 50% funded in only 18 hours. Thanks so much to all backers so far for their terrific support, and don't forget our fun stretch goals. We'd love to make those happen for you all, so be sure to tell your friends!  (Read More)

We've achieved liftoff!

August 6th - via:
Thanks to everybody who has loved our music in the past, or is hearing about us for the first time. We are really thrilled about our next album, and hope that you all can help us make the album a reality. One special note that we completely forgot to... (Read More)

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