Black Tape For A Blue Girl: As one aflame laid bare...

A project in Portland, OR by Sam Rosenthal

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"A symphonic mix of poetic vocals and ethereal atmosphere." — LA Weekly. Remastered 1999 album. 2LP, CD & MiniDisc. Launches on 6/18.
Backers: 203
Average Pledge Per Backer: $71

Funded: $14,389 of $12,500
Dates: Jun 18th -> Jul 17th (30 days)
Project By: Sam Rosenthal
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Latest News

✨ You Did It! ✨

July 15th - via:
We reached the goal with the 171st backer's pledge at 55 hours to go. Of course it's not any one pledge that did it, it's each of your pledges combined which makes Aflame possible.  Behind the scenes I've designed the LP jacket and I'm scanning and... (Read More)

Inspired by the ideas and art of Marcel Duchamp...

July 14th - via:
This information was on the main page; it was getting crowded so I've moved it into an Update. Inspired by the ideas and art of French Cubist / Futurist / Conceptual artist Marcel Duchamp, Aflame explores the construct of desire and eroticism.... (Read More)

CD revised to deluxe 3CD edition!

July 13th - via:
$9961 • 79% • 149 backers • 4 daysI had a great idea on how to make your Kickstarter-backed CD really deluxe without having to make it a stretch goal. You see, I have plenty of copies of Disc 2 + Disc 3 in my storage space. Enough to create 200... (Read More)

Listening party tomorrow, hope to see you there

July 12th - via:
$9829 • 78% • 147 backers • 5 daysWe're counting down the days until the end of the campaign next Wednesday; we still have 22% to go. I'm confident there'll be more backers joining us in the last few days.  Tomorrow let's relax and enjoy the... (Read More)

Oscar Herrera in the studio, 1998

July 9th - via:
$8506 • 68% • 126 backers • 8 daysWe're rounding the final corner and headed towards the goal! Thanks so much to all of you for being part of the team that's going to make this happen! Something very cool for you: Oscar in the Studio,... (Read More)

Listening Party, LP Jacket, & final 10 days.

July 7th - via:
$8,282 • 66% funded • 122 backersI wanted to remind you about the Bandcamp Listening Party on Saturday July 13, RSVP at this link. I hope you'll join me as I spin the remastered version of As one aflame laid bare by desire. As the album plays,... (Read More)

Remix of 1998 Sam interview....

July 1st - via:
$7,862 • 62% funded • 118 backers We're midway through the campaign and things are pretty mellow at the moment. I'm not concerned, as that's the normal pattern of my campaigns as the third week begins. Stay the course. I've been getting Projekt... (Read More)

The 1999 Aflame one-sheet

June 28th - via:
$7,373 • 58% funded • 111 backers • 18 days to goThings are progressing nicely on the campaign — thanks for your pledge. I've scheduled the Aflame Bandcamp listening party for Saturday July 13. I'd love if you could join us. There will be a... (Read More)

Vicki Richards in the studio, 1998

June 24th - via:
$6,444 • 51% funded • 94 backersAs part of the campaign for the As one aflame laid bare by desire Kickstarter, I’ve gone on an archeological dig through old photos, notes, audio tapes, and Hi8 video tapes from the year before the album’s... (Read More)

With my sorrows fanzine

June 22nd - via:
$6181 • 49% funded • 25 days to goThe campaign is doing great! Only 4 days in and we're nearly half way to the goal. Thanks to all 88 of you who are making this happen!  What's new? Project We LoveThe Aflame campaign was selected as a “Project... (Read More)

First day & "Dulcinea (Live • July 1998)" video

June 19th - via:
$4047 • 32% funded • 28 days to goThe Kickstarter is off to a great start with 32% funded, 33 hours into the campaign. Thanks to all of you for pledging early, I appreciate that. Activity on the page is very helpful as new people stop in to check... (Read More)

As one aflame laid bare by desire (2024 remaster) | Black Tape For A Blue Girl

Join Sam, Vicki and people like you as we listen to the 2024 remaster of AS ONE AFLAME LAID BARE BY DESIRE. (Read More)

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