The Music

By Matthew Herbert

A new album - that's a book -

You made The Music a reality. It's available in all good book stores now.
58 pledges


E-book edition
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$30  + shipping
240 pledges


1st edition hardback, and ebook edition
$60  + shipping

Physical double

two copies of the hardback, shipped together, plus the ebook
$75  + shipping
39 pledges


Signed 1st edition hardback, and ebook edition
$375  + shipping
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Herbert Reads

Matthew will read a chapter of The Music at a mutually agreed location to you and whomever else you wish, plus everything up to the collectable level
$1,500  + shipping
1 pledge

Herbert Creates

Send Matthew 8 sounds of your choice and he will create a new, unique track from them. Only 6 short tracks available – the 6 tracks will form a limited edition EP. Only 10 physical copies will ever be made (one each for subscribers, one for Matthew, one for Unbound, one for archive, one as backup), plus everything up to the collectable level
Only 6 available

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If I buy an ebook, when will I receive this?

Ebook files are sent via email after checkout, or you can download them from your Unbound account.

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