Canadian “rap legend” Jesse Dangerously, ThoughtCriminals vocalist Mikal kHill, and all-around talent Shane Hall have taken over the East Coast with The Humbled to Dust Tour. This ten day spree features a variety of key players within the nerdcore community such as MC Wreckshin, Rainbowdragoneyes, ThoughtCriminals, Schaffer the Darklord, People With Teeth, and more.
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Mike Levinson, drummer of The Megas and former popular punk band Agent 51, has recently launched a Kickstarter project to help him release an acoustic album. While we know that this album is not directly correlated to VGM news, the incentives are quite a bonus for you Megas fans out there.
Party-goers, unite! Nintendo has teamed up with Los Angeles-based production company iam8bit and Giant Robot to promote Nintendo’s upcoming groovalicious game Rhythm Heaven Fever (Wii) by hosting a party at the iam8bit gallery in Los Angeles next Friday, February 10th from 6-10 p.m.
Mike Pandel, officially recognized as Triforce Mike, was fatally injured by a vehicle while routinely traveling on his bicycle. We take time to remember and reminisce about one of the best personalities in the nerd music community. Friends of Mike will hold a Triforce Mike tribute tomorrow night at A Comic Shop in Orlando, FL.
Our friends over at Original Sound Version have just released a list of nominees for the third annual Original Sound Version Original Soundtrack of the Year Awards for 2011.
Covering extensive discussion on the game music scene, Nitro Game Injection began in early 2003 as a live webcast and has expanded into the ultimate VGM discussion podcast that covers original soundtracks, chiptunes, covers, and more. This week’s NGI will blow your socks off: Super Mario Bros. Crossover developer Jay Pavlina will appear as a a special guest this coming Sunday, January 29th.
Especially since we’ve called Black Materia one of the best Final Fantasy VII tributes out there, there should be no wonder that we’re huge fans of Phoenix-based rapper Random, also known as Mega Ran. Featuring additional guests, rearranged songs, and new exclusive content, Random’s Black Materia: Remixes is scheduled to be released on January 31st.
Arecibo Radio late-night DJ extraordinaire and remixer Scott “OverCoat” Porter has just released a new single in honor of… MAGFest wristbands? Either way, the verdict is in: “Phantom Bracelet” truly delivers.
A bit late in coming here to ThaSauce, but here’s to the joys, sorrows, and awesomeness of 2011 in retrospective!!
Featuring compelling stories from a myriad of top indie game designers from Super Meat Boy to FEZ and Braid, the 2012 Sundance Film Festival Official Selection Indie Game: The Movie is now available for preorder.