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
In case you didn't see our submission update recently, submissions are open for our two new and first-ever Expansion Packs! Volume 1, which looks to feature female, trans and nonbinary musicians will benefit the Women's Autism and Nonbinary Network and Expansion Pack 2 will feature Actually Autistic musicians and benefit the Autistic Self-Advocacy Network! Check … Continue reading SUBMISSIONS OPEN! Expansion Pack 1 (Female/Trans/Nonbinary) and Expansion Pack 2 (Actually Autistic)
So, funny story - this never posted on our blog but was everywhere else. Curious. Anyhoo.... ahem... If you haven't caught them on our Instagram or Facebook, here some shots and videos from our third annual C4A showcase, this year at DMA! We met 673 people with our sensory/music table, had some killer visuals courtesy … Continue reading Highlights from C4A at DMA! (Belated… for some reason.)
Volume 4: Infinite Potential, our newest compilation is now up for pre-order at Bandcamp! This album features 28-tracks from across the chiptune spectrum, featuring several neurodivergent artists and was mastered by B.Bear with this gorgeous art by longtime C4A contributor Viridian Kurisu! Preorder now using the link below and you can get half the album right now! … Continue reading VOLUME 4: Now Up for Preorder!