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Songs for Bubbas 2 - Anika Moa
By Anika Moa
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Songs For Bubbas 2 Anika Moa
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Songs for Bubbas was born out of boredom, frustration and my silliness. Over the space of a year and a half I started to write the album in-between bot bots, tantrums, kai time and poo poo nappies, oh, along with my actual career which involves a lot of travel, strumming and singing.
I am in the process of writing Songs For Bubbas 2 and am hoping to raise $40,000 for the writing, recording, mixing, mastering, rewards, manufacturing, distribution and promoting the album once it's complete. I'm not asking for much aye. Yeah, right!
The two main reasons I am jumping on a crowd funding platform is because SO many parents are begging me to record more songs and I want to be in control of the whole thing without a record company having to be involved, oh and I am poor. lol
I aim to record it with my award winning right-hand man Andre Upston who recorded my last album and I am hoping to have it all finished and arriving in your mailbox in March 2016.
I want to thank you and did I tell you how good you're looking today?
Also, have you lost weight? Your eyes look great in this light!
Here's a wee breakdown of the budget so you know what's going where!!
Within the marketing part of the budget it will cover the cost of PR, Radio,
merchandise and everything else that can pop up along the way.
Writing Retreat $2,000
PledgeMe Fee $3,200
Be one of the first 50 people to grab the $30 Signed Album reward
(or above) and you will receive a 30ml bottle of SleepDrops for Kids.
Thanks heaps SleepDrops for your support!
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We have a gorgeous design created by artist Hayley Bowis.
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Kia ora koutou katoa!
15/11/2015 at 8:08 AM
New Rewards up + gorgeous bubbas!
12/11/2015 at 5:53 PM
I just had to share this photo sent in by Nicole Lang. Check Bernie + Dot rocking my onesies! Nicole was the first onesie winner and I could help but send two once I learnt she had twins! Also check out my page - we've just uploaded Tea Towels Only & Onesies Only. pldg.me/anika These will be delivered in time for Christmas!
All other physical rewards will be sent out around March 2016 along with the album once it's ready!!! x
09/11/2015 at 10:37 AM
BRILLIANT NEWS WHANAU!!
We have done it! Raised $40k to make this album!!!
I couldn't have done it without YOU!!! I feel very overwhelmed and so humbled. It's all because of your support and determination. We are kiwis supporting kiwis and that's better than any American record contract, it's better than making it overseas because we are making it right here in Aotearoa. Our country is so full and amazing. The musicians are wildly talented and I'm proud to be a part of it.
Today is the first day of my writing and I'm going to kick this mother out of the park! Watch this space whanau, you're gonna LOVE this new album!!!
Please, feel free to continue pledging because every cent goes towards this album.
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Special thanks to Rodney Hewson, Katie Thompson, Nicky Claridge, MAZDA, PEAD PR The NZ Herald (for the awesome story) plus so many more but my extra love and amazingness to my brilliant, beautiful wahine Natasha Utting and my kids who make all this possible. Handsome little beauties.
Love Neeks xxxx
WIN a super cute ONESIE!!
05/11/2015 at 8:14 AM
With less than 2 weeks to go I've decided to start up a competiiton to hopefully get people talking about my campaign! These onesies are GORGEOUS and I thought you might like one too! I'm so thankful to everyone who has pledged, commented and shared!! Deets below!
WIN a super cute ONESIE! All you need to do is like my Facebook page + this post on FB, comment what size & colour onesie you'd like (info pldg.me/anika) and join my mailing list http://eepurl.com/bt2mcP
You're more than welcome to tag a friend who might like to win too and shares aren't compulsory but very much appreciated!
By random selection I'll be giving away one onesie a day until Saturday 14th of November.
Fancy beersies with Neeksies?
03/11/2015 at 3:55 PM
We're nearly at the halfway mark - $334 away to be exact!
There is only one "Let Have Beersies" reward left so get it now! Must live in Rarotonga or Spain to claim. Lol
With only 12 days left to raise 20k is now the time to panic??? Lol
Thank you soo much for your love and support!!
What a Wonderful Day!!!
01/11/2015 at 8:04 PM
GO the MIGHTY ALL BLACKS! What a wonderful way to start the day!
Just a little video update on where we're at here on PledgeMe. Special thanks to the anonymous pledger who pledged this morning. Seriously? I want to marry you and have your babies!! So kind. So generous. Gratitude in abundance to all of YOU!!!
I hope your day is as good as mine folks! Enjoy the serious video. Lol
The Onesie Design is HERE!
27/10/2015 at 12:51 PM
Here is the onesie design! It was created by Hayley Bowis of Wild Notion Creative on the West Coast.
I loved the idea of a little maori doll riding on the back of a tui and the result is just beautiful and very quirky! The illustration also has the lyrics from my song Little Bird - "tui in the tree, singing softly. seeing in the dawn, with your sweet song."
I adore this design and hope you will too!! I'm getting a sample made up and will show you via my Facebook page as soon as I have it in my hands!
There's less that 20 days to go of the campaign and still a fair amount of money to raise. I really appreciate your support - the contributions and sharing means the world to me!
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"Damn. Just missed out on a signed album. No worries. We'll listen to the digi copy and buy a CD anyway. ;-) So proud of you Anika! xxx"
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"I went to school with you Anika and always loved your performances! Can't wait for my wee son to hear your music!"
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"Anika you rock!"
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"Lots of love and all the best! xx Nature Baby"