Dangerous Curves Christmas CD Update, 10/19/12!

Hello to our Curvy Community!

It is finally cooling down here in Vegas, but most definitely heating up in the studio! We’ve been recording, mixing, arranging and just can’t wait for you to hear these beautiful songs!

THANK YOU!
We need to start this update by sending out a BIG thank you to those dear friends and fans who helped us out in the FINAL days of our campaign!

  • Marcus Adair
  • Steve & Lolly Sample
  • Julie Yeomans
  • Steven Yuhas
  • Bethany Cotnoir
  • Lou De Meis
  • Jay Joseph (ATOM Las Vegas & A Touch of Mystery)
  • Sherrie & Michael Todorovic
  • SHADES OF SINATRA (Carmine Mandia, Larry Liso, Ryan Baker)
  • Naomi Hale
  • Virginia Smith
  • Kristie Poulton
  • Michael Gonzalez
  • Laura Glendinning
  • Kelli Gilbreath
  • SWING CITY DOLLS (Robin Berry Vincent, Natalie Carson, Connie Crawford)
  • Brenda L. Jacobson
  • Karla Moffett

We didn’t hit our total goal, BUT with all of your help we DID raise more than $4500, which will go a LONG way in helping us with this recording project! Thank you, thank you, thank you. We are so humbled by your continued support and so grateful for all of you!!

YOUR PERKS: For those who contributed to the making of our Christmas CD through IndieGogo, we will be getting in touch with each of you SOON regarding your various perks, and we’ll be sending out packages throughout the month of December…HO, HO, HO, Christmas is coming folks!!!!

UPDATE ON RECORDING PROGRESS:
Last week we laid down the vocals to an absolutely beautiful medley of “God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen & Breath of Heaven”, arranged for Dangerous Curves by the incredible Trini Garza (many THANKS also to Rob Hyatt of E3 Studios for always knowing just what to say and do to get us feeling comfy and singing our best in the studio). This week, our musical director Dan Ellis is helping us “curvify” a jazzy, cute arrangement of “Winter Wonderland” for the album (also arranged by our friend Trini), and next week we’ll be doing more mixing and laying down of some of the bass and drum tracks with the talented Darin Presley. We are so lucky to be surrounded by such artistically gifted and wonderful people, all working tirelessly to make this project a total success!

The love and generosity from of all of you is truly filling us with the Spirit of Christmas and we just can’t thank you enough for supporting us through this project. Stop by our Facebook page and say hello…we love hearing from you!

SAVE THE DATE: If you contributed $50 or more to our IndieGogo campaign, you will soon be a receiving your VIP Invite to our CD Release Party, Concert & Champagne Celebration. The date of the event will be Sunday, December 9 in the afternoon, and it will be in the Henderson area of Las Vegas (mark your calendars…RSVP Required…more details soon to follow).

Have a wonderful weekend and we’ll talk to you soon!
The Girls of Dangerous Curves
Lisa, Gret and Karen

LATEST UPDATE: 9/28/12 Dangerous Curves’ Christmas CD!

As we head into the weekend, and into the FINAL WEEK of our IndieGogo campaign, we REALLY need your help spreading the word!

So many of you have been incredibly kind and generous, and we are SO grateful for your help (our most RECENT Curvy Contributors have been Kevin Lepine, Joann Zajac, Michael & Terri Gier, Elisa Black, and an anonymous donor from the great state of Georgia)! We have raised a little over $3500, which is AWESOME…but it also means we are still about $2,750 shy of our goal…with less than 7 days left (campaign ENDS next Friday)! AGH!!!!

So, if you are one of those friends who have been “meaning to” contribute, but just haven’t done so yet, PLEASE do so now…we really need you…here’s the link: www.IndieGogo.com/DangerousCurvesLasVegas 🙂

If you’ve already become a Curvy Contributor, thank you again AND we would be incredibly grateful if you could possibly SHARE our message & campaign with a few more of your friends? As you know, we have some wonderful perks available and it would mean the world to us! www.IndieGogo.com/DangerousCurvesLasVegas

Just a little update on our progress:

We have been SUPER BUSY in the studio recording this past month, and we are almost 1/2 way through the album…we are so proud of what we’ve done so far (can’t WAIT for you to hear the finished project)! In fact, here’s a little VIDEO we shot while in the studio recording our Christmas version of “Glow Worm” this past week…check it out (the “Jingle Bells” you hear at the beginning is not actually part of the album…it’s just a little something extra we threw together…just for YOU, our Curvy friends):

Again, many, MANY thanks to those who have already become a part of our Curvy Community…WHO WILL BE NEXT?!?!?! 😉

All our CURVY love,
The Girls of “Dangerous Curves”
Lisa, Gret, Karen

LATEST UPDATE: 9/12/12 Dangerous Curves’ Christmas CD!

Hello Friends!

Music is such an important part of our lives. Hearing a certain song can immediately take you back to an important memory in your life and it keeps that moment alive!

  • What songs do you have in your playlist?
  • What songs do you play to make you feel better or to relive a happy memory?
  • What songs do you play when you are working out to keep you inspired?

Have you ever wondered what it takes to record that music? It takes creativity, hard work and….money.

Our debut CD, Girl Talk, released in 2009, was completely self-funded. It was exciting and wonderful and worth every moment of work and effort…and every penny we put in. This time, however, we’d love to put our efforts and time towards the creativity and the music! And, that’s where you come in! YOU can become an integral part of our current recording project…our much awaited Christmas CD!

Simply go to dangerouscurvesmusic.com and join our curvy community! From our adorable, EXCLUSIVE merchandise and/or show tickets, to a VIP performance at our CD Release Party or personal Skype message, to Associate or Executive Producer credit on the CD, we have perks available for every budget (some starting as low as $5)!

We’ve had so many of you already join us (see the list below!), but we need to keep going strong. We are only ½ way to our goal, and there are only a few weeks left (campaign ends Oct 5th)! If you’ve already become a Curvy Contributor, a million thanks to you! If you haven’t yet, won’t you join us and become a permanent part of our Curvy Community?!?!? 🙂

THIS WEEK’S CONTRIBUTORS…thank you!!!

  • Daniel Smotherman
  • Heather & Damon Mircheff
  • Charlie & Paula Glendinning
  • Bill Fayne
  • Chuck Rounds
  • Ryan Carrigan
  • Edmund Vosik
  • Angie Prouse-Maida
  • Shawn Thomas
  • Sharon Culbertson
  • Doug Kammerath
  • Sarah Nammuni Dewage
  • Teri Weber
  • Catherine Cooke
  • Don Goodman

OUR PREVIOUS CONTRIBUTORS…thank you AGAIN!: (Jaden Osborne, Tracy Weber Tierney & Family, Paul Holmquist, Wayne Morton, Dorcas Prior, Allison Nemirow, Karin Marinaro, Dennis Michaels, Grace Glendinning, Lena Prima, Nancy Kura, Ann Schroeder, Angela Chan, Will Edwards, Don & Dana Menzies, Rhonda Guilford, Dax Pagan, James C Tabor Jr & Family, Wayne & Janet Rogers, Bre’Ann O’Neil, Daniel Solis, Deana Cunnion, Ted of “Lynn’s World Las Vegas”, Stacy Baker, and 1 anonymous contributor.)

If you, or any of your FRIENDS, have not had a chance to contribute to our project yet, it’s not too late.

What are you waiting for? Please help us spread the word, and let’s see who our NEXT “Curvy Contributor” will be?!?!?!?

To choose YOUR PERK and/or SHARE this campaign, visit www.DangerousCurvesMusic.com!

UPDATE: 8/30/12 Dangerous Curves’ Christmas CD!

Hey Everyone,

Just wanted to post a quick update regarding the progress of our Christmas CD & IndieGogo campaign…so far, things are going GREAT! We are almost 2 weeks into our campaign and we’ve raised approximately 32% of our goal. A BIG, HUGE, WONDERFUL thank you to our Curvy Contributors so far (listed in no particular order):

  • Jaden Osborne
  • Tracy Weber Tierney & Family
  • Paul Holmquist
  • Wayne Morton
  • Dorcas Prior
  • Allison Nemirow
  • Karin Marinaro
  • Dennis Michaels
  • Grace Glendinning
  • Lena Prima
  • Nancy Kura
  • Ann Schroeder
  • Angela Chan
  • Will Edwards
  • Don & Dana Menzies
  • Rhonda Guilford
  • Dax Pagan
  • James C Tabor Jr & Family
  • Wayne & Janet Rogers
  • Bre’Ann O’Neil
  • Daniel Solis
  • Deana Cunnion
  • Ted (Lynn’s World Las Vegas)
  • Stacy Baker
  • plus 1 anonymous contributor

If you (or one of your FRIENDS) haven’t had a chance to contribute yet, THERE IS STILL TIME!!!!

We’re doing well, but we still need to raise another $4200 in order to reach our goal and be able to complete this recording project. We have PERKS for contributions as little as $5, so what are you waiting for…we’d love to be able to include YOUR NAME among the Curvy Contributors next week. Just click the following link to watch our video and choose YOUR PERK (www.IndieGogo.com/DangerousCurvesLasVegas)…then SHARE the link with everyone you can!

Thank you again to those who already contributed…we are forever grateful!

WHO WILL BE NEXT?!?! 🙂

In other CURVY news this month: Dangerous Curves will be performing 2 songs on the Dennis Bono Show next week, Thursday, Sept 6 at 2:00pm, and will also be among the “Celebrity Entertainment” on the main stage at the San Gennaro Feast on Sunday, Sept 16th. Check out our Curvy Calendar (HERE) for all the fun details!

Dangerous Curves Christmas CD…How YOU Can Be Involved!

As many of you know, Dangerous Curves has been busy working on our 1st Christmas CD! This project has been in the works for almost two years, and we’re finally ready to get in the studio, lay down the rest of the tracks and finish it up.

BUT WE NEED YOUR HELP!

We’re sounding the call to our Curvy Community; the fans that have supported us in the past, and the new friends we hope to make as a result of this campaign! Please watch the video below and SHARE this blog post with all your friends & family…

Then choose your PERK and join us in our Curvy Christmas Adventure!

To contribute: www.IndieGogo.com/DangerousCurvesLasVegas

And here is the link (http://youtu.be/nctyr_ueku0) to view the YouTube video featuring our rendition of “I’ll Be Home For Christmas” from the album (mentioned in the video above), and our salute to the troops and their homecoming from Iraq this past Holiday Season.

THANK YOU again for your continued support & LOVE…we couldn’t do any of this without you!

Sincerely,
Lisa, Gret & Karen
(Dangerous Curves)

DANGEROUS CURVES
http://www.DangerousCurvesLasVegas.com
http://www.IndieGogo.com/DangerousCurvesLasVegas
702-518-CURV (2878)

Road Trip to Roadhaven!

February starts us off with a road trip to Arizona. It was so much fun to travel together! We made huge plans, bought lottery tickets, drank wine and, of course, performed our most popular show “Girl Talk” for the lovely folks of Roadhaven Resort!

Our show “Girl Talk” is fully customizable, and we design it to suit our audience. This version included our “Judy Garland” and “Old Time Radio” medleys, uplifting songs like “How You Live” from Point of Grace, one of our faves “I’m A Woman” from Smokey Joes Cafe, and a whole lot more!

We just love these types of shows as they give us the chance to meet our audience. We were treated just beautifully, from help unloading and running our sound, to yummy treats and diet coke back stage…delish!

Plus, we enjoyed some lovely conversation with each other, which believe us is a treat.  Usually we have business to discuss and songs to rehearse and places to visit, but this time we had 6 hours in the car and then hotel time and uninterrupted wine and talk time. We even got locked out of the hotel in the pool area (we were enjoying the spa and talking and we lost track of time)! Luckily, the front desk guy was able to get us back in safe and sound. Just another Curvy adventure!

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