Dominic Berry "Selected Poems" Spoken Word Album

by Joined Up Thinking in Cheriton Bishop, Devon, England

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This project is using Flexible funding and will receive all pledges made by December 15th 2018 at 9:59am

Dominic Berry is launching a new Spoken Word record label in association with Fiftypointfour Recordings

by Joined Up Thinking in Cheriton Bishop, Devon, England

Fiftypointfour Recordings were an underground electronic music label in the late nineties early noughties. Label owner Sean Holland has more recently been involved in Spoken Word and Poetry performance. During a campfire conversation at the Glas-Denbury Festival in 2018 with a friend and fellow performer Dominic Berry, the idea was muted to release a spoken word album featuring Dominics "selected Greatest Hits"

Dominic Berry is an internationally award-winning performance poet. He is 2017 Glastonbury Festival Poet in Residence, winner of 2017 Saboteur ‘Best Spoken Word Artist’ award and has toured his verse across the USA, Canada, India, New Zealand, Australia, South America and Europe.

His other awards include winning New York’s Nuyorican Poetry Cafe Slam, UK Superheroes of Slam and, as of 2018, seven Arts Council England Grants for the Arts awards.

With distribution channels already in place and physical media being sourced along with artwork and associated design work we are all but set to bring you this exceptional body of work from one of the UK's most loved spoken word artists.

This crowdfunder will not only give Dominic's many fans an opportunity to bag some exclusive rewards but will give the label the kickstart it needs to open the way for more performers to release work in this way. Every album will be recorded to an extremely high standard using state of the art facilities and mastered by the best sound engineers. Rewards bagged now will be delivered in time for Christmas 2018.

Rewards

This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£6 or more

Sampler Track EP - 3 tracks - MP3

This reward will bring you 3 selected tracks from the album in digital format and the digital artwork for the album as well as a signed ltd edition postcard poem from Dominic.

£15 or more

4 of 30 claimed

Digital only copy of the Album - MP3

This pledge will give you a high-quality digital audio version of the album as a download with the digital artwork and a signed ltd edition postcard poem from Dominic.

£20 or more

5 of 50 claimed

High Quality Audio Album on Bamboo Key drive

This reward will bring you the album in its highest quality. .wav format tracks on a preloaded eco-friendly bamboo pen drive and a full-colour card artwork sleeve will be sent to you in time for Christmas along with a signed LTD edition postcard poem from Dominic. The key drive is reusable.

£35 or more

2 of 10 claimed

VIP Gift pack

This is an amazing reward. Not only will you receive the full album on the Bamboo pen drive, but you will also receive two of Dominic's Poetry books; "Tomorrow I will Go Dancing" and "No Tigers" along with a personal message from Dominic & a signed ltd edition postcard poem.


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