I think it's no secret here that I've never understood the hype about Mr. Bonamassacre. And I've never been on his mail list.
What is his ever faithful street team trying to sell you, Kev - his used bubble gum? :p
Now look what you've done Lioness, you've given his manager another sales angle!
In the first instance, I admired the game plan. Being a pro muso myself, I know how hard it is to monetize your offerings, and also get the greater slice of the pie, but I think they've crossed the line. Joe B FX pedals, Joe B bobbleheads for chrissakes! You know when you get 'charity fatigue'? Well, it's kinda like that....which makes me think, surely, step back and do a BCC tour next year, instead of the relentless solo thing, but, each to his own.