District 97's 5th Studio Album

A project in Chicago, IL by District 97

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The world may have changed, but we're still here making the best music that we possibly can. Let's do it together!
Backers: 229
Average Pledge Per Backer: $110

Funded: $25,156 of $15,000
Dates: Sep 29th -> Nov 1st (33 days)
Project By: District 97
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Latest News

We're Under 1k Away From Unlocking a Major Bonus Reward!

October 31st - via: kickstarter.com
Happy Halloween backers! We're in the final hours of the campaign, and things are getting really exciting (not to mention spooky). At the moment, we just over 24k, which puts us less than 1k away from unlocking the COMPLETE HOUR LONG CRUISE TO THE... (Read More)

Into the Home Stretch...

October 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi backers! Thanks to all of you, we just hit 20k! That's remarkable, and your support means the world.  We have 4 days to go to raise just under 7k (our final stretch goal) so we can make the best album possible, as well as perform it around North... (Read More)

No Cleveland for US, BUT Stretch Goal #1 is partially Unlocked!

October 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello from a van speeding across Pennsylvania! We're on our way home as we're unable to perform tonight in Lakewood, OH. The show is going on though, so PLEASE go see Lux Terminus and the other great bands if you're in the area.  And don't worry... (Read More)

An Early Gift for Backing our Kickstarter...

October 10th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Album #5 is ON!

October 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Come see us on tour starting Thursday, 10/6! Hi backers, In just 4 short days, you all made it very clear that you want new D97 music. We are so grateful for all of you who allow us to chase our muse unfettered! Thanks to you, we will DEFINITELY be... (Read More)

District 97 announce kickstarter for album number five

October 1st - via: loudersound.com
Chicago prog rockers District 97 have announced a new Kickstarter campaign for their upcoming fifth album, the follow-up to 2019's Screens. At the same time the quintet are heading out on the road in America in October on what they've called their Many New Things tour. (Read More)

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