Get CLUNK to SXSW

by CLUNK Magazine in Newquay, Cornwall, United Kingdom

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On 13th February 2023 we successfully raised £1,184 with 42 supporters in 28 days

CLUNK Magazine has been invited to the infamous SXSW in Austin, Texas. This is a rare and unique opportunity for an independent publication.

by CLUNK Magazine in Newquay, Cornwall, United Kingdom

Who Are CLUNK?

CLUNK has been around now for roughly 5 years and in that short time it has become Cornwall's premiere music blog and print zine. Whilst also expanding to be one of the fastest-growing music publications in the South-West. 

Our Goal

Our goal was simple, we wanted to show the world just what Cornwall has to offer whilst connecting it to the national music scene of the U.K. Since our beginning, we have covered artists from across the globe, and featured festivals across the U.K, as well as hosting live music events in the heart of Cornwall, bringing artists from across the nation to play in our often-forgotten county. 

2023 and beyond

2023 is shaping up to be a HECTIC and ground-breaking year for CLUNK. This can be epitomised by the invite to one of the world's largest music, tech, film, and art expos/festivals, SXSW. 

This is a unique and special opportunity for CLUNK, to shed some light in the industry on the often-forgotten and underrepresented county of Cornwall. We want to act as beacons for our home, to show America and the world what we have on offer, whilst sipping on the delicacies they offer. By being at SXSW we want to represent Cornwall and the South-West. 

Why SXSW

Going to SXSW will cement CLUNK as a global brand and allow us to access some of the most important names in the music industry. Not to mention, see some of the world's brightest talent perform. 

We will also be capturing a variety of content throughout our time there, which will culminate into a limited edition A4 zine and exclusive sticker bundle. 

The money raised from this provided will all go towards getting the CLUNK team across the pond and into Austin. 

We want to be able to be ambassadors for Cornwall on a global stage... will you help us?

Rewards

This project offers rewards in return for your donation. Please select a reward below.

£2 or more

Pay As You Feel

Help us get to SXSW by giving what you can... every little HELPS!

£10 or more

Student Supporter

Alright students! We know you guys are strapped for cash so welcome to the student package! This package gets you a free copy of Zine 006 and a free CLUNK (Vinny the Vinyl) badge! P.S You don't HAVE to be a student for this package!

£25 or more

4 of 50 claimed

Supporter Package

The supporter package will receive free entry to one of the CLUNK events (any one of your choosing) and TWO free copies of our forthcoming zines (Zine 005 and 006).

£30 or more

3 of 10 claimed

Book A Photoshoot

Are you a band, brand, or company looking for cheap photography? Well this is the package for you! This package will give you the photography and editing services of head honcho Kieran Webber. Kieran has photographed bands from all over Cornwall and beyond, including The Lathums, Lime Cordiale, Kings of Leon, IDLES, and MANY more. You can get his services for 1x photoshoot (must be based in Cornwall) or with travel costs considered.

£50 or more

7 of 100 claimed

Exclusive Zine Bundle

Pledging £50 towards CLUNK going to SXSW will give you exclusive access to the planned A4 zine. This will act as physical documentation of our time at the festival. It will include exclusive photography, features, interviews, and artwork (provided by Red Moon Design). We want this to be a piece of history that you can hold in your hands for the years to come. You will also have your name featured on the legends page in the zine.

£100 or more

1 of 50 claimed

The Ultimate Supporter

Pledging £100+ will give you access to the exclusive A4 Zine, stickers, legends page, AND a personalised handwritten note from the CLUNK team. In addition to this, you will receive an exclusive A5 piece of artwork from Red Moon Design. In addition to this you will have access to a CLUNK show of your choosing in 2023.

£200 or more

0 of 10 claimed

The Business Package

You will get all the bonuses from the package above + an advert of your business in the exclusive A4 zine.

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