The 99 has the goal of getting a message about needed change out to the American people through the venue of music. Now, The 99 is launching a Kickstarter campaign to fund marketing of new, politically-based songs that bring this message through the airwaves.
Modesto, CA -- (SBWIRE) -- 03/03/2015 -- The goal of The 99 is to bring about political change through the medium of music. According to the group, "The goal of this project is to get messages of the need for change out to the American people through music. Messages that reinforce and promote dialog regarding issues they are already feeling and thinking about….. Music that speaks to the need for socio/political change in this country we all love, America."
The song "Rough Times in America" has made its way up the charts for the past few weeks. In that time, it has climbed from #174 on the Adult Contemporary charts to #83. The project has reached the critical "over air radio play" phase and gained more than 21,500 followers and fans in total, 91,745 Song Plays, 47,376 Video Plays, 390 ReverbNation Fans, 7,012 Facebook Likes, 13,979 Twitter Followers and 3,732 Widget Impressions.
According to Skopemag.com, the group's music is "political pop done right," and according to Indie Magazine, "If more people could take this to heart, these wouldn't just be songs; these would be marching orders for a new day."
"Rough Times in America" promotes the need for positive change. Now, the group needs a public relations person to become involved and help secure print and media opportunities as well as a professional social media campaign and radio promotion. The Kickstarter campaign, launched at https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/977022588/the-99-political-pop-done-right, is designed to raise funds for promoting the group and its work to as many markets as possible.
For a $3 donation, backers are able to download three songs: "Rough Times In America," "Do You Wanna Go," and "We Ain't Buying." For a $10 donation, donors receive the downloads plus a letter signed by The 99's band members. For a $25 pledge, donors receive the downloads and letter plus a glossy photograph of each band member. For a $100 pledge, donors receive a collector's CD. There is also a prize of a five-night stay in a private villa in Cancun for a $1200 donation.
About The 99
The 99 is a music group dedicated to bringing a message of change to the world. The group has now launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund marketing of its latest album.
Contact Person: Alvin Harrsison
Company: CanTune Records and Publishing
Address: Modesto, California USA