While we are waiting on our ArlingCon announcement and for Volume 5 submissions to roll in, time to share some stats from Spotify! Our number one track from Volume 4 is Duzzled’s “Distorted Persona” which looks well on track to join the 1k club on plays! (Currently at 739) “Dream” by Lateralis and “Dancing at … Continue reading [CHIPTUNE] Stat Time! Stream data from Spotify!
Save the date! C4A will be back at ArlingCon 2020 this year! Our sensory tables plus a new interactive segment will be featured and we will also be hosting a panel on neurodiversity in nerd culture! We will likely have a live performance as well - we will put an official event on our EventBrite … Continue reading [CHIPTUNE/SENSORY] C4A @ ArlingCon 2020! More Info to Come!
Hey folks! Just want to thank everyone who already submitted so far to Volume 5! This double compilation is our most ambitious yet and we can’t make it happen without you! Remember that submissions close in early May! And it doesn’t need to be just chiptune! Also, meet who will be mastering this madness - … Continue reading We Want Your Double Chiptune / Music Submissions! Volume 5 – Chill vs Loud! Mastered by PXZEL!
Ding! Ding! Ding! It's year 5 for C4A and that means a BIG compilation must be coming! So that means we want YOU! We need chiptune, vaporwave, 8-bit, bitpop, nerdcore, nintendocore or whatever for our double compilation this year! Double submissions - YES, double submissions - are accepted this year (you don't HAVE to do … Continue reading VOLUME 5 IS OPEN FOR (DOUBLE) SUBMISSIONS!? – noise, power and speed VS chill, slow and laidback
A treat for people wanting to learn to chiptune in Latin-speaking countries (we have a lot of fans there), our good friend, C4A music and V4/C4A website/logo artist Viridian Kurisu has out together a full set of Famitracker tutorial videos in Espanol! If you've been wanting to do a C4A submission, Famitracker is free and … Continue reading [CHIPTUNES in ESPANOL] Famitracker Tutorial by Viridian Kurisu
We want to thank everyone who made this year special for C4A! Thanks to people like you, we can continue to use chiptunes, technology and music to reach autistic people and help them express themselves in meaningful ways! To get ready for 2020, we are offering our entire discography for HALF PRICE on Bandcamp until … Continue reading Year-End Chiptune/Collection Special!
Our fifth anniversary approaches - only a hint to what volume 5's theme will be.... happy holidays!
Proprioceptive. Now that's a big one. Most spell checks don't even recognize it. What does that mean? Well, our proprioceptive system is located in our muscles and joints. Its what gives us our awareness of being pushed, pulled and squished - essentially the parts of our nervous system that detect force and pressure. It's also … Continue reading [SENSORY] What Does “Proprioceptive” Mean?
Hey folks! Time to meet another actually autistic musician! This week, meet three-time contributor and performer at our first showcase ever, our friend Michael Blanton - aka Metroyd Myk! He has an album named Heart of the Juggernaut and it's quite worth a lesson. Classic LSDJ chiptune. https://metroydmyk.bandcamp.com/
Hey folks! Due to us not having enough submissions, we are shelving Expansion Packs one and two! Artists who already submitted to these releases are welcome to go ahead and put them in for Volume 5! Don't be discouraged by the way - we have usually been slow on submissions this time of year, so … Continue reading Expansions 1 & 2 on hold – Volume 5 coming May 2020!