I just have no words. My blood is boiling. This teenage boy was shot by police officers while having a breakdown. Damage to multiple organs. This is why all society needs a better understanding of neurodivergence. Read the story at Slate.
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!
Hey folks! Thanks for everyone who tuned into the C4A at DMA Show! We've been talking and we got some news for you! We are planning two expansion/mini-releases for later this year! We do best when we have new music out in the wild and release dates are tentative! Submissions may open soon - but … Continue reading [NEWS] News and More News!
While on the subject of schools not treating autistics with respect, prepare to be horrified by this. Email this school district at on e to have this teacher NEVER work in special education again. https://trib.al/h7RY5Wk
Utterly delighted to see all the submissions for Volume 4 this year!! A whole lot of newcomers this time around, some returns and some collaborations too! Got everything from dubstep to chip-fused rock this time around! We can't wait to share it with you! Are you someone who missed the submission window? No sweat. We … Continue reading Volume 4 NEWS!!! HUZZAH!!!!
Hello friends, musicians, allies and fellow autistics: While my life has been busy the last few weeks due to life changes, I have missed some changing culture at one of our longstanding benefactors. I thank a fellow autistic for warning me about this. Over the past month or so, some reviews have been circulating about … Continue reading [Announcement] Parting Ways With NonPareil Institute
Hey folks! News flash! Asperkraken here with an update! We may return to ArlingCon this year - currently planning a panel on neurodiversity in nerd and video game culture and a workshop table for interactive music - also HOPING to have a live showcase here as conventions give us way more interaction. While none … Continue reading News Beat! February 1, 2019! ArlingCon Update! Volunteers Wanted!!
What a depressing story and reminder of the ableism still present in our public education system. Even worse that it was an ethnically diverse child as well. Thankfully the person responsible is being held accountable. The story is here on USA Today.
Hey folks! It's been a while! Got some great news beats for you! We are already in planning stages for the next C4A showcase - but starting TODAY - we are planning our first solid CD release, kind of a sampler to sell at our shows and events! I know for our showcase we are … Continue reading 2019 Plans in Focus, C4A META Stats!