Anybody who donates a minimum of $10 gets snail-mail CD copy of the demo album, anybody who donates a minimum of $20 gets a CD of the album and a signed photo.

Projected release is before 2025 as that will be the 10 year mark from when I started writing songs in this bad economy (after all they can't automate poets).  

(This is a work in progress and my all original catalog is continuing to grow so later I will offer choices of demos one would like to receive with a little background as how each album came about)

The money will go toward a release on Bandcamp or my own website depending.  Tracks will be a minimum of 25 minutes of songs worth or about 10 tracks per cd -- I have multiple albums in production.

I mark ten years as that is Dwight Yoakam's mark when he made his break through from being a 19 year old kid in 1977 coming  to LA to wrangle his bid for power in the real music, and I like to have a good yardstick by which progress can be measured -- though I don't expect anything near 1 to 1 comparison in results.

I'm planning on recording with 2 inch reel-to-reel, with UA optical compressor, UA reverb, and UA mic pre to a 44 ribbon mic to sweeten everything and bring up the sound with a nice low end rhythm section, some pedal steel, and possible string bass.

You can listen to my all original album at:

~Big Texas Mike


  • Peter Hirashima 
    • $20 
    • 10 mos


Michael Kingwood 
Hilo, HI
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