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FOURTH WAVE: The Reality Rock Collection

A project in Redlands, CA by John Smeby

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A retrospective double vinyl album featuring songs from 19 bands from the early β€˜90s: the definitive Reality Rock Collection
Backers: 130
Average Pledge Per Backer: $96

Funded: $12,452 of $10,500
Dates: Aug 31st -> Sep 30th (30 days)
Project By: John Smeby
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Latest News

Nearing the finish line - THANK YOU for your support!!!

September 29th - via:
FOURTH WAVE campaign ends tomorrow!  (Read More)

From the beginning ...

September 27th - via:
The idea for the FOURTH WAVE project came from Rob Bellomy. Credit where credit is due - thanks Rob!!  (Read More)

Rolling up our sleeves πŸ€“

September 26th - via:
The campaign is almost over, and our work has just begun πŸ’¦  (Read More)


September 24th - via:
from a one-hour college radio show that started in 1981, things just kinda started happening #realityrock  (Read More)

7 days left ...

September 23rd - via:
We are sooooo ready to press some vinyl!!!  (Read More)

40 years ago πŸ‘€ #archives

September 21st - via:
KUOR-FM (Redlands, CA)  (Read More)


September 19th - via:
What do these four album covers have in common?  (Read More)

100% FUNDED!!!

September 16th - via:
Thank you soooo much for helping FOURTH WAVE come so far in such a little time! Two weeks left in this campaign - we’ll wait for whoever else is out there to log in, log on and pledge for the album and/or t-shirt. In the meantime, Jason and I will... (Read More)

Stretch Goals

September 13th - via:
As FOURTH WAVE inches closer to the fully funded mark, some are asking what our stretch goals are. Probably not what some might expect: we will simply be adding any funds over and above the necessary needs of pressing vinyl and creating t-shirts to... (Read More)

90% FUNDED βœ…

September 10th - via:
Almost there!! ☺️  (Read More)

Friday Funnies

September 10th - via:
Have a blessed weekend!  (Read More)


September 9th - via:
T-shirts will be black fabric with album art on the front, and names of all 19 bands on the back.Β  Assuming we meet our goal, Jason and I will be mailing out t-shirts in late November πŸ’―  (Read More)

Nearly 90% funded!

September 8th - via:
Album art makes great wall decor πŸ€“  (Read More)


September 6th - via:
β€’ We’ve narrowed down the location to the Newport Beach/Costa Mesa area; β€’ Each person pledging at that reward level is invited to bring a guest to the party;Β  β€’ Only 8 invite rewards remain πŸ‘€  (Read More)

SURFIN’ U.S.A. πŸ’¦πŸ’¦

September 6th - via:
A huge THANK YOU to artist Sabro Foster for his time and talent. This will be the artwork for both the cover of the FOURTH WAVE album and commemorative t-shirt πŸ‘ŒπŸ½πŸ’―πŸ˜Ž  (Read More)

Thank you for helping bring FOURTH WAVE to life!

September 5th - via:
19 bands, 19 songs  (Read More)


September 3rd - via:
60% FUNDED!  (Read More)

SIDE β€œA”

September 2nd - via:
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September 1st - via:
As day one of the FOURTH WAVE campaign comes to a close we can see the $4,000 mark just ahead ... THANK YOU FOR THE SUPPORT!!!Β   (Read More)


August 31st - via:
Just passed the $3,000 mark - appreciate the early support πŸ™πŸ»πŸ™πŸ»Β   (Read More)

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