Solegna said

Pairing green teas with music

Music and tea have always been a shared experience for me. I recently started pairing tea with musicians that compliment the subtleties of the specific blend and it has morphed into a means for helping independent artists get distribution for their songs. The idea stemmed from a album release party for one of my own bands (I am a drummer) and I was tired of the standard mp3/vinyl/live show combination. We organized a “tea party” and included links to download in the tea we distributed to guests.

I thought it would be fun to see what types tea others think go well with specific artists or genres. Currently, I am doing Japanese green tea paired with folksy, roots artists but think there is room for a lot of different genres. Here is more information on the project:

Let me know if you would like links to the musicians or info on the corresponding teas.

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I would love to be a part of this.

Solegna said

Awesome! The first round of the project will be Gyokuro, Sencha, and Genmaicha paired with folk singers that sound similar to this We are keeping people notified through Kickstarter and the site (links in the original post) so make sure to sign-up!

Do you have any suggestions for other styles of teas and music genres you would like to see paired?

I’ll think on it and get back to you (have followed you)

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