And now for the thrilling conclusion of Music Wednesday! With this announcement, our MAGFest 13 musical lineup is now completely revealed. MAGProm will be returning on Friday, January 23rd, so don your best formal attire, and get ready for an 80s nostalgic blowout.
It's Music Wednesday! Today we'll have the second half of our Supporting Band lineup (performing Sunday Jan 25 afternoon/evening), and next week will be the final entry of Music Wednesday, wherein we'll announce some explosive events going on Friday Jan 23. BEHOLD THIS WEEK'S ANNOUNCEMENTS:
MAGFest 13 DJ explosion starting Saturday, January 24th, 2015 at 11:30PM! The MAGFest Video Game DJ Battle is back! Our headlining DJ, Katamari series composer Yuu Miyake, will be kicking off our DJ lineup Saturday night after our main concerts After Miyake spins till you're dizzy, our good friends at GameChops will be presenting an amazing DJ Battle Lineup! The MAGFest DJ Battle brings the best Video Game DJs together head-to-head for an epic two hour dance party! This year two DJs duos will perform together on one mixer, Dj CUTMAN vs Grimecraft and Kevin Villecco vs Sushi Killer. Live collaborative visuals controlled by Pixel Seed and Ener Jawn. Read more about the lineup below:
Live music and classic video games February 6-8, 2015 at San Jose State University Student UnionWHAT: For three exciting days, music and video game fans will experience retro bliss as MAGFest presents its first major west coast event: Rockage 4.0. Now partnered with MAGFest, Rockage returns to Downtown San Jose February 6-8, 2015, for its fourth year of 30+ dynamic indie rock bands, nerdcore acts chiptune artists and DJs. These musicians will perform all weekend in front of a classic free play arcade backdrop of more than 50 rare classic cabinets and pinball. Rockage 4.0 is a rapidly growing Bay Area festival celebrating digital nostalgia. The event is open to the public, and welcome to fans of all ages.
Heya! Emily and Brandon back again for MAGFest Music Wednesday: CHIPTUNE EDITION: PART 2! This second show, which is going down on Sunday, Jan 25th from 11pm - 2am, features another diverse collection of chipartists, all geared to help you get your late night party on! Five more acts = five times the party. OMG MATH. In summation, PREPARE TO DANCE YOURSELF INTO OBLIVION. Or at least try to, I dunno. Find out who's down to party + the final three visualist performers, all listed below!
Sup y'all? Brandon and Emily from MAG Chip here, which means it’s time for MAGFest Music Wednesday, CHIPTUNE EDITION: PART 1! This first show, which is happening on Saturday, Jan 24th from 3 - 6pm, features a myriad of different chip bands and acts, combing chiptune + a plethora of additional instruments! Five different performances coming at you with a variety of musical styles, you'd best prepare to have your face melted so thoroughly that your own mother won't recognize you! #WorthItTho Check them all out plus a couple of the accompanying visualist performers below!
It's Music Wednesday! Once a week we'll reveal a couple more of our 40+ musical performers that'll be at MAGFest 13, January 23-26, 2015 in National Harbor, MD. Here's this week's reveal! These supporting artists will be playing our main stages on Sunday.
It's been a while since we gave you any new guests for the MAGFest 13 list! We have plenty of gems left to announce (see what we did there? SEE???), so let's start with two amazing creators from hit cartoons Steven Universe and Adventure Time!