Produce a 45 for Mitch's 60th!

$2,520 of $6,000 goal

Raised by 53 people in 49 months
 
Papa to us all, Mitch Chakour is turned 60 this year!

If you are reading this, you already know what an inspiration he is and how much he gives of himself to the ones he loves. We're sure you also know what a musical powerhouse he is... So, to usher in this new decade, we want to help him add to his musical legacy by producing the best possible 7" record we can!

Already lined up and ready to go is one of the finest studios in New York and a beautiful crew of musical friends and family who specialize in that gritty, soulful playing that will bring out the best in Mitch's rocking, bluesy, gospel/folk sound. We can't think of a better present for this guy, and we hope you agree! It will be a present for us all!

If you can give ANYTHING ($5, $500, 5 cents) towards this birthday gift, we know you won't regret it. :) As a thank you, all gifters will receive a copy once the record is complete.

Sending so much love and gratitude to you all!

Love,
The Chakours
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It's been along time since I've shared an update. With life's twists and turns we are just now finally getting to record and create this exciting project. Wanted to let you all know that although nearly 2 years have flown by, our gratitude for your generosity and excitement for this project has never left our minds and focus. Can't wait to FINALLY share the music with you... :)
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After a busy start to the year, pre- production is under way! Here's a thank you from Mitchie. :)

"I am so overwhelmed by this outpouring of support and love from all of you. 'Thank you' doesn't even begin to express my feelings. I am deeply humbled and excited. I can't wait to share what we've all created together. Love, Mitch"
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The cats out of the bag!

Through online and independent donations we are a third of the way there and thought it would be a great time to tell him about all the love coming his way. He was completely overwhelmed by this incredible wave of support, so lets keep it going!

Time to share online and keep spreading the word. Thank you everyone for your incredible generosity.
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Nearly 30% of our goal in the second week. Thank you so much everyone. Keep spreading the word... :)
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$2,520 of $6,000 goal

Raised by 53 people in 49 months
Created March 16, 2014
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JG
$25
Julia Gray
26 months ago

Happy Birthday! xoxo

RJ
$50
Ron Johnson
26 months ago

Happy Birthday, Mitch!!!

LP
$50
LJ Blake Phillips
46 months ago

Woo Hoo!! New music from our favorite musician of all time! Still have Rusty Nail tape from 1976.

BM
$5
Bahia Ma'ani
47 months ago

Happy Birthday, Mitch! You deserve the very best!

$10
Anonymous
47 months ago
TF
$25
TODD Farnsworth
47 months ago

Happy Birthday, Mitch. Thanks for helping me find the key of F for Falalalala. Love, Santa and the Mrs.

DM
$25
Dawn McKay
47 months ago

Happy Birthday Mitch! You are an inspiration.

BB
$50
Bradley Bartlett-Roche
47 months ago

Happy Birthday to my awesome friend and teacher!!! Brad

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