SOURCE: PledgeMusic


December 20, 2011 15:22 ET

Acclaimed Echo & The Bunnymen Front Man Teams Up With PledgeMusic for New Solo Album Campaign

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Dec 20, 2011) - Iconic front man of Echo & The Bunnymen, Ian McCulloch, has announced details of his fourth solo studio album, entitled 'Pro Patria Mori' in association with PledgeMusic, which is now available for pre-order via

Through this collaboration with PledgeMusic, Mac will offer his fans advance copies of the album, due for release in March, as well as exclusive bonus content. In addition, he is making available a range of unique 'pledger only' items that include:

  • Signed CDs of 'Pro Patria Mori'

  • A beautiful hardback lyric book

  • An exclusive CD of Mac's historic "Liverpool Anglican Cathedral" Live acoustic show

  • Mac postcard box

  • A signed guitar

  • Mac's personal Shure Microphone used to record the vocals for the album

A full list of items available can be found at

In addition, 'pledgers' participating in this campaign will receive exclusive access to a 'Backstage/Fansite' area where Mac will be uploading video diaries from the recording sessions, rough mixes and regular updates.

Mac will also embark on some solo dates in the UK in April. Dates to be announced in due course.

About PledgeMusic
PledgeMusic was founded by musician Benji Rogers to give artists a DIY option for pursuing and augmenting their careers. The company was designed to be transparent and open, while benefiting artists and fans. Artists will get the funding and promotional support that they need, the fan will get the music and artist interaction that they want at the price that they want to pay, and charities who have scant fundraising resources will receive a percentage of the money raised.

Contact Information

  • For further information please contact:
    Heather Finlay
    Saintred PR
    020 8962 5700
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