So, you may have noticed some changes in our mission statement and noticed how we are dojng more than just chiptune compilations now. I suppose I should explain where C4A is headed. As of now, we are working on becoming our own 501(3)(c)! We are proud of almost all the charities we have benefitted and … Continue reading C4A – Past, Present, Future and Beyond
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!
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
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/
Two-time C4A contributor, always autistic musician and an inspiring force behind the founding of C4A, Stig of the UK has released his first album in years since Velocity. The album features several of his works that were previously exclusive to C4A and Chiptunes=Win releases. We HIGHLY recommend this album from this talented and actually autistic … Continue reading [ACTUALLY AUTISTIC MUSICIANS] Stig – The Unrealist
This just in! Due to requests and some feedback on social media, we will be pushing back the deadline for Expansion Packs 1 and 2 to December 1st! We hope this will give all participants time to craft great music for our great causes - the Women's Autism and Nonbinary Network and ASAN! Thanks for … Continue reading Submissions Deadline for Expansion Packs Extended!
Our chiptune of the day this glorious Monday is from our latest, Volume 4! It's from our good friend Hyper Foofie from Mexico! Enjoy! https://open.spotify.com/track/6jCnwZ9sFtripmfwB5q2zC?si=9zvCaOrZRVizseqSjn1AFQ
Hey! Spotlight tunes are back! Today, we feature a track from UK's Deerful - Some Things Stay the Same - a delightful little bit-pop tune. Enjoy! https://open.spotify.com/track/4yHRSkdK3DqHKqVGnWMRgL