Allen Strange's Electronic Music

A project in Toronto, Canada by Jason Nolan

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Reprinting Allen Strange's Electronic Music: Systems Controls and Techniques
Backers: 3476
Average Pledge Per Backer: $77 CAD

Funded: $266,232 CAD of $50,000 CAD
Dates: Jul 6th -> Aug 5th (30 days)
Project By: Jason Nolan
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Latest News

FIVE MORE DAYS! The final pledge push :)

August 1st - via:
Only 5 more days to get a reprint of Allen Strange's Electronic Music! You heard right! Tell your friends! Tell your enemies! Tell the cat sitting on top of your rack! Tell yourself to get an add-on copy for a friend or a present for someone else!... (Read More)

Perfect Circuit Article!

July 25th - via:
Hi Everyone; The good folks at Perfect Circuit just posted an interview about the project:  Electronic Music: Allen Strange's Classic Book Reissued. Jason Nolan on Revitalizing Strange's Text + Kickstarter Details... (Read More)

Update (and news on DRM)

July 22nd - via:
Hi Everyone; We've just past $185k of pledges. That's a whopping 370% funded, and with 14 more days to go. Many folks have had strong opinions about DRM and the PDF. I'm very happy to announce that the PDFs will not have DRM controls. No passwords or... (Read More)

330% funded!

July 17th - via:
Hi Everyone.  I've been wanting to spam everyone with every single update... but I've forced myself to keep quiet... until now. We've rasied over $165k and are 300% funded! Big thanks to Walker Farrell for premiering the Kickstarter video on the... (Read More)

Allen Strange's "Electronic Music" Reissue video Premiere

July 12th - via:
At noon EST tomorrow (Wednesday, July 13) Walker Farrell of Make Noise Music will premiere the Allen Strange's "Electronic Music" kickstarter video. Here's the link:  You're getting this update because you've backed... (Read More)

We did it! Another milestone! 200% funding.

July 10th - via:
We did it! 200% funding. Dare I hope for 300%?  Thanks for supporting the Allen Strange Electronic Music: System Techniques and Controls.  (Read More)

You can order extra copies!

July 9th - via:
Hi Folks You can add an extra hard or softcover copy of the book if you want it, or if you have friends locally. There's a limit to the number, but that's just because shipping is so crazy and it goes out of control the bigger it gets. I actually... (Read More)

Allen Strange's Electronic Music Kickstarter 175% funded!

July 9th - via:
Hi Everyone; Just a quick note to let you know that this project is FUNDED. Thank you for all your support, and also thanks for sharing about the project with others and on social media.  For those of you who signed up for pre-notification but... (Read More)

Fridge magnet and sticker update

July 7th - via:
We've just confirmed that the sticker and fridge magnet will include one of Allen's scores. If we go way over our minimum we may do both the score and the book cover. Stay tuned.  (Read More)

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