Sunday, September 15, 2019

Tag: Kickstarter

‘Brilliant’ Black Boy Book by Teen Author...

A new children's book dedicated to Black boys is making big waves among top male celebrities. Titled I’m A Brilliant Little Black Boy! the book was...

LL Cool J, Charlamagne Tha God Put...

Chris Latimer is bringing back an early 1990s HBCU apparel brand, thanks in part to donations from LL Cool J and radio personality Charlamagne...

Filmmakers Turn to Kickstarter to Help Fund...

It’s hard to fathom that in a world with five Spider-Man movies, at least five Star Wars documentaries, and a Jem and the Holograms...

Fundraising Campaign for Michael Slager, Cop Charged...

In yet another indication of the cruelty and heartlessness that courses throughout the land, GoFundMe yesterday had to shut down a fundraising site that...

De La Soul Obliterates Kickstarter Goal in...

On March 30, news broke that the legendary hip-hop trio De La Soul would join a growing list of musicians funding major projects through...

Watch How Spike Lee Handles Hate He...

Film director Spike Lee pushes back at a Bloomberg News host for criticizing his Kickstarter campaign. Video by Bloomberg.

‘Reading Rainbow’ Crushes Records on Kickstarter

It's one for the record books. Reading Rainbow, the popular and critically acclaimed children's educational series from the 1980s, has become the most popular...

‘Reading Rainbow’ Returns: LeVar Burton’s Kickstarter Drive...

Less than three days after launching his Kickstarter.com campaign to bring "Reading Rainbow" to children all across the nation, actor LeVar Burton’s fundraising drive...

Kickstarter Hacked; Users Urge to Change Passwords

Hackers hit crowd-funding site Kickstarter and made off with user information, the site said Saturday. Though no credit card info was taken, the site said,...

Spike Lee Launches Kickstarter Campaign to Raise...

Director Spike Lee has just started the clock on a 30-day attempt to raise $1.25 million through Kickstarter.com for an untitled movie about human beings...

'Veronica Mars' Movie Kickstarter Reaches $2 Million...

I have reservations about this.

Trailer for Documentary 'Showrunners,' Which You Can...

The makers of a documentary about the most important people in television need your help.

The Producers of 'The Goon' Have Set...

Eric Powell's The Goon is one of the best comic book series out there. The comic follows the bloody, paranormal adventures of hulking toughster The...

Jazzman Frank Morgan’s Smooth Sound, Rough Life...

Stark shadows. Empty streets. A lone figure clutching a horn. The conventions for depicting a hard-boiled jazz hero have been firmly established for decades,...

Young Musician Kickstarts Old Philadelphia Jazz Tradition

From the first downbeat of the first Center City Jazz Festival in Philadelphia, you could hear history in the air — and maybe history...