Totally Awkward (my next album)

A project in Providence, RI by Jacob Haller

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Upbeat songs about bureaucracy, lobsters, toxic masculinity, and awkwardness.
Backers: 40
Average Pledge Per Backer: $48

Funded: $1,918 of $1,750
Dates: Jun 5th -> Jun 26th (21 days)
Project By: Jacob Haller
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Latest News

The final push

June 26th - via:
Thanks everyone who tuned in for the livestream last night! It was fun putting on my sparkly shirt, taking your requests, and participating in various challenges. Here's a little clip of me playing 'Leaf Blower' by the Asylum Street Spankers, and... (Read More)

Kickstarter finale livestream is live!

June 25th - via:
The Kickstarter finale music stream is now live at ! You don't need an account to watch and listen, or to request songs, but if you want to participate in the chat then you will need a Twitch account. I put together some... (Read More)

We've hit the goal! Plus, closing livestream on Tuesday!

June 23rd - via:
We made it! Thanks to all of you for your support! I look forward to getting the album into your hands! 😁😁😁 In the remaining few days, I'm hoping we can hit at least one of the stretch goals, which are: I'll commission an artist (ToxicD0gs)... (Read More)

Shirts, stickers, and a Kickstarter finale livestream on Tuesday!

June 21st - via:
As we go into the final weekend of the campaign, the campaign is less than $150 away from its original goal -- and, after that, it's on to the stretch goals I announced last week! Here are some updates on a few things: First, I've been in talks with... (Read More)

Shirt design winner: The Christmas Lobster! Also: Stickers for all and stretch goal updates!

June 19th - via:
Looking at the various places I posted the shirt poll too, it looks like 'Top Ten Sleeping Fails' got six votes, 'At The DMV Of Broken Dreams' got nine, and 'The Christmas Lobster' got ten. So, the lobster is the winner, and will be available as an... (Read More)

Which shirt design should I use?

June 17th - via:
I've got a few possible shirt designs and wanted to see which y'all preferred! Let me know in the comments. I'll pick which one I'm going with sometime on Wednesday. (I'm also posting this question on twitter, bluesky, and my discord server.)  (Read More)

Art livestream Monday to come up with shirt designs

June 15th - via:
You may have noticed that there's a t-shirt add-on available but that I didn't specify what would be on the shirt. So, on Monday, starting at 6:30 pm US Eastern time, I'll do an art livestream where I work on some t-shirt designs and maybe some album... (Read More)

Stretch goals announced!

June 13th - via:
Thanks to people's generous support, the Kickstarter for my next album is now 64% funded! As promised, here are some stretch goals: $1750: My funding goal is met! $2000: I'll commission artist and Twitch streamer ToxicD0gs to create an illustrated... (Read More)

Almost halfway there!

June 11th - via:
Thanks to all of you who have pledged your support for the new album! In the first week, I've raised $816, almost half of my goal! When I reach $900, I'll set some stretch goals, so if I exceed my goal I can make the project better for everyone who... (Read More)

Off to a good start! And, clips from last night's livestream.

June 6th - via:
Thanks to everyone who tuned in to last night's livestream, and to everyone who has pledged to the Kickstarter already! We're about a third of the way to my goal, which is great to see. I set some challenges for myself on last night's stream, and I... (Read More)

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