Full disclosure: I am an autistic male. That's why I go by Asperkraken, because I want to own it. Several musicians on our compilations are autistic (Metroyd Myk, Iron Curtain, LazyNerd204, Ava Hart, Stig, etc etc). So I wanna talk about this month because it's Autism Acceptance Month or Autism Awareness Month, depending on who … Continue reading Autism Acceptance versus Awareness – from an Actual Autistic
I became aware I missed the Transgender Day of Visibility recently. Pretty ashamed I did so since gender identity is becoming a more visible part of the actually autistic community and also because several respectable chiptuners I know (including some C4A contributors and performers) identify as transgender! Which led me to realize that I forgot … Continue reading [BELATED] Transgender Day of Visibility – Wendy Carlos
Very exciting news about one of the great nonprofits we support - the NonPareil Institute. This great studio strives to supply better futures for adults with autism by giving them skills in technology and the tools to make games and apps so they can enjoy an independent future doing things they love! They are looking … Continue reading NonPareil Institute is Expanding!
Just wanted to go over our great year for C4A - this was our first full year of existence, as we only existed half a year in 2016 and boy, was it busy! To start off, we had our FIRST LIVE SHOWCASE at Tom's Daiquiri in Denton, TX. We had musicians from everywhere from South … Continue reading A Year in Retrospect – 2017
In case you missed it or just stumbled across our WordPress, Volume 2 is available on the digital music platform of your choice - the links are handily right up top of the page! You can also download us straight off Bandcamp, where you can pay more if you feel like it. 21 tracks for … Continue reading Volume 2: Powers of the Spectrum