Dataage, Megatwerp, ArcadeComa, Entertainment System, Elijah B. Torn, Phlogiston, Sabrepulse, Magfest Magfestroid, Vaunt! Vaunt!

Dataage has a big show coming up in San Francisco, Ca. It will include two rooms full of music as well as art by Nanospore and others.

Megatwerp is hosting a concert at Ground Kontrol in Portland, OR this August 19th.

ArcadeComa has a new song entitled Killing Time. Entertainment System has two new tracks for download. Both live recordings from 8 Bit Genocide, Tetris and Arkanoid. Elijah B. Torn has his album Sarge Shukar Rough for sale on iTunes. Pholigiston also has two new songs up Aim for Justice! and Insert. Sabrepulse has two of his albums, Famicom Connection and the Terra Ep, both available free for download on his site.
More Metroid anniversary news, check out the Magfest Magfestroid shirt which you can pick up at cafepress for $20.

Finally, if your nerd music experience doesn’t start or end with video games, definitely check out VAUNT! VAUNT! This Portland, Oregon based site is all about nerd rock, VGM included.

NEW SONGS, SHOW, SHIRT SALE

Entertainment System has some live music from the big 8 Bit Genocide show they did last month. head over to their page to listen in. You can also check out some live 8 Bit Genocide footage in our media section which was done by 2 Player Productions for their upcoming VGM documentary. Even more about 8 Bit Gencoide can be found on the VGDJ podcast episode #45.
Tin Soldier Empire has a great shirt deal going on until the 10th of this month where in if you purchase the TSE shirt for $15 you also get 10 stickers, an autographed TSE show flyer, as well as a copy of their “Don’t Be a Dick” album all free. so be sure to check out their site and take advantage of this great offer!


(choose from these two shirt designs)

Transmitting End has some new tunes in the works so we’ll keep you up to date on that.
And finally, new show, tonight, free, is 8-Bit playing at Mr. T’s Bowl in Los Angeles, CA. So if you are looking for something to do tonight, there it is.

GAME MUSIC NEWS

A few things to discuss in the VGM world today. Our site has a new alliance in Push Start, a band very local to us. They will be providing us with help in a few needed aspects. They were also recently interviewed on Game Music Radio and their interview as well as their songs will be airing all through the first half of July so be sure to tune in! Also our friends in Entertainment System are featured along with many other great artists in this weeks VGDJ podcast, which is reporting from 8 bit Genocide. In more 8 Bit Genocide news, 8-bit Artist may still have some paintings left over from the show to sell off, so check that out. One more thing, I updated the links page as well today.