About sixteen a long time back, a sweet, proficient guitarist and regional boy from Honolulu, Hawai’i fulfilled a quirky, boisterous singer from Hood River, Oregon in a faculty perform.
Sparks flew. Love blossomed. Musical variations ended up intertwined. And, the lovin’ seeds of our band Mango Period ended up planted…
We are Annie & Curtis Kamiya, and we make up the island soul jazz group Mango Period from Honolulu, Hawai’i. We have been singing and building audio due to the fact we could speak, and that adore for audio has observed us through 4am early morning shifts at Starbucks, moves from Seattle to San Francisco and back once more, and into a loving partnership that we are blessed to share every single single working day.
We now make audio for a living. An absolute desire occur true for us as artists. And we are so excited to arrive at this place where by we’ve fulfilled a group of incredible musicians, created original audio we are extremely very pleased of, and are in the place to hunker down for months to craft our debut CD.
That is where by your contribution and adore will come in…
We are looking for audio fans who delight in the smoky lusciousness of jazz audio. The fans of previous faculty R&B that channels Marvin Gaye and Roberta Flack. The fans who hear to island audio and truly feel like they just popped open up a can of paradise.
Our purpose is to release this variety of total-duration, “island soul jazz” musical knowledge on CD by December 2012. The music are published, the proficient musicians are ready in the wings, we have the recording studio all set-up and prepared to go…we just need some extra assist in buy to pay back our musicians perfectly, retain the services of the experts, producers, studio and mastering engineers, distribution organization, and so on, necessary to make an outstanding audio for you, our supporters.
We finances that it will consider $ten,000 to accomplish our purpose and supply a CD you are very pleased of by the conclude of 2012. We already invested $2,500 to get up and functioning and your contribution of $seven,500 or far more will make this entire desire a fact. If the CD receives far more funding than our purpose, we will roll these cash back into the venture to make the finest musical knowledge we can offer you AND improve our admirer benefits.
If we never make our purpose, we will never obtain any monies and our supporters will never be charged for their contribution. This would mean the CD possibly will never occur out for a 12 months or far more and…perfectly, we have so quite a few ideas for our band and the audio, we really want to get it into your hands NOW!
And, far more importantly, we feel we have some of the coolest benefits to offer for your motivation to our venture. Just look at out some of the goodies on the suitable-hand sidebar. Such as…including your extremely have musical contribution on our CD! This notion offers us goose-pimples ’cause the skies the restrict on what musical magic we’ll make jointly. = ) As the venture rolls out, we will get to share unique details with our contributors these types of as bootleg recording periods, guiding the scene action, unique visitors artist updates, unveil the name and style and design of our wonderful, regional artist developing the T-shirt and sticker style and design, and far more. You will be element of every single phase of the creation of this CD (and far more, if you desire!).
For far more on how you can be a part of in on our Kickstarter campaign, go to: http://www.kickstarter.com/tasks/mangoseasonmusic/mango-time-documents-debut-island-soul-jazz-cd.
Mango Period is:
Annie Kamiya // Vox + Percussion
Curtis Kamiya // Vox + Acoustic Guitar
Wil Tafolo // Vox + Bass
Rory Loughran // Vox + Percussion
Chris Yeh // Jazz Saxophone
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