There was a chiptune show in SF. And it had a great line-up. Oh, and Mirby was able to get in. Check out her exclusive visit to 8bitSF Presents POW: Indie Music and Developers Collide in San Francisco!
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Mega Ran and his cohorts are hitting the road… and your face! In his most recent musical stint, the Capcom-licensed rapper will be embarking on the VS Tour throughout the United States. With big names like Adam WarRock, Willie Evans Jr., and DJ DNÂ³ on deck, we guarantee that you’ll be shuffling to what could possibly be one of the best live performances of the year. While the tour is scheduled for this coming Spring, Mega Ran has started a funding campaign with the same name to help raise money for support.
Florida residents, rejoice! Just spreading the word that one of the best Russian cover bands is here to rock your world tomorrow at the Geek Easy in Orlando!
The winners and runner-ups of Original Sound Version’s 3rd Annual OSVOSTOTY 2011 have just been announced and the results are quite intriguing.
Better known by his exhaustive involvement in the VGM community as zircon, Andrew Aversa has produced music for a variety of video games, television, and interactive media, such as Soul Caliber V, Return All Robots!, Heroes, and MTV’s Making Of series to name a few. With zircon’s substantial experience with video game music and sound, we would like to urge those interested in sound design and production to be present for zircon’s live session on Livestream tonight. Did we mention that it’s free?
Sci-fi and comic books, oh my! The folks behind Nerdy Show, one of our favorite podcasts for nerd culture & general interweb shenanigans, will be present at this year’s MegaCon in Orlando, FL to raise money for a charity dedicated to Triforce Mike’s memory with a special appearance by Brian Clevinger, creator of popular webcomic 8-Bit Theater and the Eisner-nominated Atomic Robo.
You might remember the EARTHBOUND PAPAS contest we mentioned a few weeks back that invited EBP fans to remix or arrange their hit single “Metal Hypnotized”. As excited as we were to see the winning submissions of the contest, we were elated to find out that one of ThaSauce’s very own featured artists has been chosen to be a guest performer on the next EBP album!
On March 8th, the Game Audio Network Guild will celebrate its tenth annual G.A.N.G Awards at Game Developers Conference 2012 to commemorate the highest quality and achievement of those individuals, projects and products offering a significant and positive impact on the art and craft of interactive audio. This year’s nominees are looking pretty good.
Get ready for the ultimate fanboy experience with the official Distant Worlds: Music from Final Fantasy tour, which features classic Final Fantasy selections with state of the art HD video presentations filled with exclusive images direct from Square Enix. If you happen to be a Video Game Orchestra fan, there’s a special treat for those who live in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: The VGO creator and director Shota Nakama will be performing with his guitar at the Distant Worlds concert on February 25, 2012 at 8PM.
If you don’t know what PAX East is, you’ve either been living under a rock or well… living under a rock. Taking place in Boston, Massachusetts on April 6th, 2012, PAX East is the ultimate three-day game festival for tabletop, videogame, and PC gamers alike. The concert line-up for PAX East has recently been finalized and it’s looking pretty sexy.