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The Gritty Birds Podcast Year 3!!

A project in Portland, OR by Jeni Wren

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Gritty Birds Podcast is ready for a studio upgrade and more in our 3rd year of profiling local and national artists!
Backers: 144
Average Pledge Per Backer: $36

Funded: $5,147 of $5,000
Dates: Jun 11th -> Jul 7th (26 days)
Project By: Jeni Wren
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Latest News

We're 75% funded with an hour and a half to go! HELP!!!!

July 7th - via:
It's our final last few minutes   Alright, we're here. The final countdown, the 11th hour, the moment that we won't stop until the cows come home! Last night was an adrenaline rush, staying up till 1 am messaging as many people as I could, to get... (Read More)

It's the last 24 hours!!! Help!

July 6th - via:
LAST NIGHT live stream!   Here we are, the big day. In 24 hrs, good or ill, the campaign ends and the future of Gritty Birds changes.  In one scenario, it scales back to something small, finishing slowly the material that already exists and slowly... (Read More)

48 hours!! We need your help!

July 5th - via:
We're down to the last 48 hours with 61 backers and just shy of $2,000!  That's a great start but we have a LONG way to go.  I need your help! Why does Gritty Birds matter to you? Share your stories and post the link to twitter or facebook and... (Read More)

5 days to go: The "why" of supporting art!

July 2nd - via:
A year ago today, I was packing my bags for 6 weeks of travel, conferences, family, an emergency move and covering and producing festivals.  I knew in my heart, it was make-or-break time for me and Portland.  Starting with a trip to Podcast... (Read More)

An ask...

June 27th - via:
It's been 3 months since the release of the last episode, with the incredible Logan Lynn, who is recording his latest album, #mymoviestar this week at Hallowed Halls. Since the episode, I’ve recorded interviews and music with close to a dozen... (Read More)

What's your favorite package?

June 25th - via:
The fact is, one of the most fun things about Kickstarters, is the rewards!!! And we've got some really fun ones.  Have you always wanted to be on the show and want your story told? Lets do it! For $200, we'll set up a session where I will record... (Read More)

First goal bonus! Jason Quigley 2 year photo series!

June 16th - via:
We've reached our first goal of $500 going well past to $764 on the site and $50 in person contribution to take us to $814 in our first couple days. This means, I'm excited to share several of the photos taken from our 2 years recording party May 12... (Read More)

On the road to $500!

June 13th - via:
We're close to $300 in our first 48 hours! Hello everyone! Thank you so much to our first few supporters: Chris, Lynn, Ryan, Nikole, Ingrid, Em, Allison and Rani!! The Kickstarter got off to a nice start in our first 24, with a growing number of... (Read More)

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