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Win Alex Lifeson's stethoscope from his role as Dr. Fig in Irvine Welsh's Ecstasy

Mon, May 14, 2012@9:26PM | comments

Last year Alex Lifeson played the role of Dr. Fig in Toronto filmmaker Rob Heydon's indie film Irvine Welsh's Ecstasy. The film is an adaptation of Scottish author Irvine Welsh's book Ecstasy: Three Tales of Chemical Romance. It premiered last September at the Toronto International Film Festival and is currently in the process of raising funds for a worldwide release. To further that goal, they are giving away a bunch of perks/prizes to those who contribute - including a chance to win the very stethoscope used by Alex in the film:

WIN Alex Lifeson's personally worn Stethoscope-by helping Irvine Welsh's Ecstasy Go Worldwide!

Wanna win the stethoscope worn by Alex while playing the character Dr.Fig on Irvine Welsh's Ecstasy? All you need to do to qualify is support at "postcard & scenes" level or higher, and post Alex's name in the comments section. Go here to win

Details: When you contribute you will get the perks listed for your amount, and are eligible to win a stethoscope worn by Alex Lifeson on the set of Irvine Welsh's Ecstasy (and in the film!). The stethoscope is the same shown here for his role as Dr. Fig:

Alex's stethoscope will be sealed and signed with a message personally inscribed to you by Alex. All you have to do is contribute to the campaign at "postcards & scenes" level or higher to be eligible and help Irvine Welsh's Ecstasy go worldwide! Make sure to place "Alex" in the comments section after your contribution. However never fear! We will also ask at the end of the campaign where you were referred to make sure that Alex fans are placed in the drawing at the end of the campaign. You can get bonus entries for posting on other facebook pages, and if you email others (when we ask for referrals if anyone mentions your name you will have an extra entry into the contest!). In addition to receiving reward perks for your chosen perk, you will also earn an extra entry per extra $10 contributed (ex: $50 = 5 entries plus 50 plus Special Backer's Collector's Edition blue ray or dvd with Director's cut, with favorite scenes at the end by Rob, Irvine, select cast and their interview, plus never before seen scenes, and a special for your eyes only Q & A portion with cast).. .Support now and help Irvine Welsh's Ecstasy to have a fighting chance against the big guys in theaters world-wide.

You will get something for your contribution in addition to qualifying for the drawing: INCENTIVE REWARDS perks for your contribution include: Personal voicemail "Thank You" messages by Alex Lifeson, signed post cards.... tickets to see the ENTIRE cast at the US & Canada premieres and many more rewards. Still listening? We need your help to bring Irvine Welsh's Ecstasy nationwide and help us to give it a fighting chance against the big guys