Now you've found us, it's time to go rolling around at the speed of sound! You've got places to go! Hopefully there won't be no rain, bro.
Bolster The Walls It's Darren Korb!
Get ready because MAGWest is being graced by the fantastic Darren Korb! Darren Korb is the award-winning composer for Supergiant Games's Bastion, Transistor, and Pyre. He and long time collaborator, Ashley Barrett, will be hanging out with us, so be sure to get your tickets and we’ll see you... (read more)
Pump Up The Jam! The Extent of the Jam!
Our MAGWest arsenal of Chiptunes is going to be amazing with Extent of the Jam performing! Extent of the Jam is a chip group from San Francisco. Focusing on FM and SIDdish synthfunk, Extent of the Jam has been creating hyperactive videogamic grooves since the early 90s in various forms. Grab y... (read more)
Watch Out! It's boaconstructor
Say hello to our newest musical guest, boaconstructor! Since 2012, this Seattle-based producer has been making music on Nintendo Gameboys. Primarily fixated with pushing the handheld hardware to new limits, boa has crafted a sound that escapes the basic constraints of chip music that can appea... (read more)
What The Heck?! Hekkate!
Providing visuals for Chipspace is Hekkate: Hekkate, hailing from the deep seas of the 4th dimension into the reality our apocalyptic current time and space, brings visual transmutations of light, color, and figures reminiscent of half-remembered dreams and glimpsed futures. Glitch, static, and... (read more)
Gotta crashfaster!
Look out cause crashfaster is heading to MAGWest! San Francisco's crashfaster has evolved from a Gameboy-wielding solo act into a snarling, four-bodied electro-rock monster. Isolation, assimilation, accomplishment and emptiness fill the the band's songs, which genre-hop from industrial to pop... (read more)
Out Of This World Its: Space Town!
Have you gotten your tickets to MAGWest yet? Grab them so you can check out Space Town! Space Town is a music and video game project with roots in trance, future bass, chiptune, and ambient music. He has been creating both music and video games since 2009 and has performed in numerous show... (read more)
Hold Up! Vector Hold?!?
Grab hold of your butts. Vector Hold is heading to MAGWest! Vector Hold is a new retro 80's Synthwave project by Peter Brian Rice and accompanied live on guitar by David Stoltenberg from the San Francisco Bay Area. They specialize in sound design and production for 80's/90's retro gaming soun... (read more)
Up Next: Curious Quail!
Pack your bags! Curious Quail is headed to MAGWest. What started in 2008 as an excuse to mix orchestral music with guitar rock and old video game hardware, Curious Quail has evolved into a musician collective who create music with fuzzy guitars, soaring violin, rhythmic bass, powerful drums mi... (read more)
Kirby's Dream Band Is Coming To MAGWest!
Are you ready to go west? So is Kirby's Dream Band! They are as passionate about video game music as we are! Their first full album is a fresh take on some of Kirby's most iconic themes, and if you haven't listened to it, you are seriously missing out. Don't forget to grab your MAGWest ticket... (read more)
We're Doing It Live!
MAGWest is live! Registration is up! (read more)
Say Hello to Viking Guitar!
Are you ready to get metal? Say hello to Viking Guitar! Erik Peabody is a composer and audio engineer from Santa Cruz, California. He is joined by Grant Henry AKA Stemage and together as "Viking Guitar', they take old-school video game music and reforge them as blistering, molten metal! Grab... (read more)