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In Deep

A project in Sudbury, Canada by Kevin Closs

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Music inspired by my travels in the Arctic, Antarctica and beyond.
Backers: 110
Average Pledge Per Backer: $70 CAD

Funded: $7,738 CAD of $6,000 CAD
Dates: Feb 21st -> Mar 23rd (30 days)
Project By: Kevin Closs
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Latest News

Again, thanks to all!

March 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Thanks to all who kicked in to help us make In Deep. This is such a special project for me. Everything I’ve written over the last four years has been inspired by the beautiful people I’ve travelled with and the incredible places we’ve... (Read More)


March 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
The continued support is blowing my mind. I’ve never felt so confident going into a recording project. I feel very very grateful. <3  (Read More)

Thank You!

March 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Forever grateful for your support and confidence. Heartfelt thanks! :-)  (Read More)

Port Charcot

March 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Port Charcot, Booth Island, Antarctica. Experiences like these were the inspiration for much of the music written in the past four years. My guitar instrumental "Pourquoi Pas?" was started here and named for Jean-Baptiste Charcot the French explorer... (Read More)

Strap is gone!

March 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Sorry, but the strap reward is gone!  (Read More)

Reward Added

March 15th - via: kickstarter.com
You asked for memorabilia, so ... I've added a reward for those interested in music memorabilia with a certain patina. Check the rewards for a description of this once of a kind piece of Closstory. Killer's Strat's Strap Playing my original Strat at... (Read More)

In Deep Reverb Test

March 14th - via: kickstarter.com
My producer, John Newlands, is a master story-teller with sound. For "In Deep", the title track, he is using reverb and delay to recreate the vast Arctic space that inspired the tune. Here's a test mix!  In Deep Reference Mix   (Read More)

All for a Song

March 10th - via: kickstarter.com
My last album, All for a Song, was also crowd funded. With the help of backers like you we pre-sold enough CDs (and one house concert!) to make the project a reality. This photo is from our CD release concert at Theatre Cambrian in Sudbury. In Deep... (Read More)

Banish Misfortune

March 8th - via: kickstarter.com
This traditional tune, a jig most commonly known as “Banish Misfortune”, has been haunting me ever since I first heard it played by Duncan Cameron​. It’s devilishly difficult (at least for me) and I spent many hours practicing it on sea days... (Read More)

In Deep Guitar Trax!

March 7th - via: kickstarter.com
The melody for the title track of In Deep was based on the song of a bird, possibly a Lapland Longspur, recorded st Svartisen, a beautiful glacier in Northern Norway. the double capo is to allow for a chord played between the capo and the nut of the... (Read More)

In Deep Cover Design

March 4th - via: kickstarter.com
In Deep Cover  (Read More)

Song of Svalbard Video Remix

February 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Noticed a small glitch in the first edit of the video. Also added some transitions to make it smoother.  You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00  (Read More)

Song of Svalbard

February 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you so much for your support so far. I'm almost 1/4 funded! To let everyone know where we're at with the album I'm sharing a reference mix of "Song of Svalbard". I'm eternally grateful to John Newlands who has done an absolutely fantastic job... (Read More)

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