DANIMAL CANNON //

Here's some info about this kickass dude named Dan Behrens, master chipfucker.

  1. LOL chipmusic: the academic paper.  They mentioned my TED talk though.  
    http://widerscreen.fi/numerot/2014-1-2/chipmusic-fakebit-discourse-authenticity-chipscene/

  2. You should go to PAX East this Friday

    I’m playing with Metroid Metal on Friday night, and doing a chiptune set on Saturday at PAX East 

  3. Ask me a question | ask.fm/danimalcannon

    Been doing some Q&A on ask.fm

  4. Hey San Fran! I’ll be playing this amazing show on Tuesday during GDC. YOU SHOULD COME. https://www.facebook.com/events/1393029287630909/I’m playing a second show with Metroid Metal on Friday for the release of the awesome app “Band Saga” which I donated a guitar solo tohttps://www.facebook.com/events/457270484400741/Wave Wave continues to get great press. Even though CNET describes our music as “a frenetic electronic soundtrack reminiscent of chiptune”.http://www.cnet.com.au/wave-wave-fiendishly-difficult-fiendishly-great-339346850.htm Yeah… “reminiscent” 

    Hey San Fran! I’ll be playing this amazing show on Tuesday during GDC. YOU SHOULD COME. 
    https://www.facebook.com/events/1393029287630909/

    I’m playing a second show with Metroid Metal on Friday for the release of the awesome app “Band Saga” which I donated a guitar solo to
    https://www.facebook.com/events/457270484400741/

    Wave Wave continues to get great press. Even though CNET describes our music as “a frenetic electronic soundtrack reminiscent of chiptune”.
    http://www.cnet.com.au/wave-wave-fiendishly-difficult-fiendishly-great-339346850.htm 

    Yeah… “reminiscent” 

  5. DANIMAL CANNON THE HOODIE

    Oh snap, hoodies are in and they kinda look awesome. I’ll have these in San Jose/San Fran this weekend in addition to all the tour dates that start in 2 weeks!  Also the image on the back of the hoodie is gigantic.




  6. rockagesj:

Rockage 3.0 Feb 7-9, 2014 at San Jose State University Student Union BallroomRockage 3.0 = retro bliss. 25+ bands/ DJs, 100+ games/consoles on free play, gaming tournaments, panels, prizes, beer, food, madness- http://RockageSJ.comLIVE MUSIC LINEUP: Grand Fanali Presents has released the final ROCKAGE 3.0 schedule (updated 2/1):FRIDAY 2/7:crashfaster (DJ set) 3:00 pmPetriform (DJ set) 4:00 Curious Quail 7:00Continuum Kingdom 7:40 Matthew Joseph Payne 8:10Ghost & The City 9:00Super Soul Bros 9:30Hawk Jones 10:20Space Boyfriend 10:50Slime Girls 11:15SATURDAY 2/8:DJ Mr Smith noonLady Game Lyric 1:30 pmBoboso 2:00Petriform 2:40Jean Baudin 3:20Cartoon Violence 4:00Super Soul Bros  (EarthBound set) 4:40Picture Atlantic 5:10Danimal Cannon 6:00The Albert Square 6:40crashfaster 7:10Porch (Todd Huth from Primus) 7:50Mega Ran 8:20Super Soul Bros (Mario Kart set) 9:10Bit Brigade (The Legend Of Zelda) 9:40Together We Are Robots 10:40Gnarb00ts 11:10SUNDAY 2/9: DJ Coco noonSuper Soul Bros (all request set) 2:30 pmCartoon Bar Fight 3:10Danimal Cannon (Chip talk) 3:50Lady Game Lyric 4:10Good Hustle 4:30Gnarb00ts (& friends) 5:10The Megas 5:40Super Soul Bros (Smash Bros set)Bit Brigade (Mega Man 2) 7:00Panels in Mosaic Room:FRIDAY: noneSATURDAY: D & D: As Retro As It Gets, Part 1 of 2 12:30 pmChiptune Workshop 2:00Get Into The Game (Industry)! 3:20EarthBound Documentary 4:20SJSU Game Dev Club 5:40Meet The Megas 7:20Nostalgia Night Stream 8:30SUNDAY:D & D: As Retro As It Gets, Part 2 of 2 12:30 pmMario Paint Collective Workshop 1:30YouTube Lifestyle 3:20Garb00ts Present: GnarPanel 4:30Rockage Wrap 6:00Games playable:Escape Goat 2 (PC - Magical Time Bean)BandFuse (PS3 / Xbox360 - Realta Entertainment)Rhythm Core Alpha II (3DS - SoftEgg) SJSU Game Dev Club student-made games (various platforms)California Extreme Arcade (50+ classic cabs + pinball)Gaming Tournaments (subject to change / more TBA):Rockage 3.0 Tix on sale now: http://bit.ly/1l7xFSWRockage: San Jose website@RockageSJ twitterRockage: San Jose FacebookFacebook eventRockageSJ TumblrContact: Looking to help out with rockage3.0? info@grandfanali.com

    rockagesj:

    Rockage 3.0 Feb 7-9, 2014 at San Jose State University Student Union Ballroom

    Rockage 3.0 = retro bliss. 25+ bands/ DJs, 100+ games/consoles on free play, gaming tournaments, panels, prizes, beer, food, madness- http://RockageSJ.com

    LIVE MUSIC LINEUP: Grand Fanali Presents has released the final ROCKAGE 3.0 schedule (updated 2/1):

    FRIDAY 2/7:
    crashfaster (DJ set) 3:00 pm
    Petriform (DJ set) 4:00 
    Curious Quail 7:00
    Continuum Kingdom 7:40 
    Matthew Joseph Payne 8:10
    Ghost & The City
    9:00
    Super Soul Bros 9:30
    Hawk Jones 10:20
    Space Boyfriend 10:50
    Slime Girls 11:15

    SATURDAY 2/8:
    DJ Mr Smith noon
    Lady Game Lyric 1:30 pm
    Boboso 2:00
    Petriform 2:40
    Jean Baudin 3:20
    Cartoon Violence 4:00
    Super Soul Bros  (EarthBound set) 4:40
    Picture Atlantic 5:10
    Danimal Cannon 6:00
    The Albert Square 6:40
    crashfaster 7:10
    Porch (Todd Huth from Primus) 7:50
    Mega Ran 8:20
    Super Soul Bros (Mario Kart set) 9:10
    Bit Brigade (The Legend Of Zelda) 9:40
    Together We Are Robots 10:40
    Gnarb00ts 11:10

    SUNDAY 2/9:
    DJ Coco noon
    Super Soul Bros (all request set) 2:30 pm
    Cartoon Bar Fight 3:10
    Danimal Cannon (Chip talk) 3:50
    Lady Game Lyric 4:10
    Good Hustle 4:30
    Gnarb00ts (& friends) 5:10
    The Megas
    5:40
    Super Soul Bros (Smash Bros set)
    Bit Brigade (Mega Man 2) 7:00

    Panels in Mosaic Room:
    FRIDAY:
    none

    SATURDAY:
    D & D: As Retro As It Gets, Part 1 of 2 12:30 pm
    Chiptune Workshop 2:00
    Get Into The Game (Industry)! 3:20
    EarthBound Documentary 4:20
    SJSU Game Dev Club 5:40
    Meet The Megas 7:20
    Nostalgia Night Stream 8:30

    SUNDAY:
    D & D: As Retro As It Gets, Part 2 of 2 12:30 pm
    Mario Paint Collective Workshop 1:30
    YouTube Lifestyle 3:20
    Garb00ts Present: GnarPanel 4:30
    Rockage Wrap 6:00

    Games playable:
    Escape Goat 2 (PC - Magical Time Bean)
    BandFuse (PS3 / Xbox360 - Realta Entertainment)
    Rhythm Core Alpha II (3DS - SoftEgg)
    SJSU Game Dev Club student-made games (various platforms)
    California Extreme Arcade (50+ classic cabs + pinball)

    Gaming Tournaments (subject to change / more TBA):

    Rockage 3.0 Tix
    on sale now: http://bit.ly/1l7xFSW

    Rockage: San Jose website
    @RockageSJ twitter
    Rockage: San Jose Facebook
    Facebook event
    RockageSJ Tumblr

    Contact: Looking to help out with rockage3.0? info@grandfanali.com

  7. I MADE A NEW SONG

    Guitar and gameboys and junk.  GO GET IT




    Listen/purchase: Red Planet by Danimal Cannon

  8. MAGFEST IS ALMOST HERE.  SEE YOU THERE

    MAGFEST IS ALMOST HERE.  SEE YOU THERE

  9. rockagesj:

DANIMAL CANNON added to rockagesj 3.0 lineup Feb 7-9 San Jose State.photo: Marjorie Becker, chiptography

    rockagesj:

    DANIMAL CANNON added to rockagesj 3.0 lineup Feb 7-9 San Jose State.

    photo: Marjorie Becker, chiptography

  10. rochesterchip:

after three years, 37 events, and more than 130 bands / performers…rochester chip and WITR present :ROCHESTER CHIP FESTDECEMBER 14TH, 2013@ the ROCHESTER INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGYStudent Alumni Union (Bldg. 4) - Davis Room( http://goo.gl/maps/KKDnI )DOORS @ 4PM / MUSIC @ 5PM$00 FOR RIT STUDENTS ( with RIT ID )$15 FOR GENERAL ADMISSION###########################################Rochester Chip is a monthly series of events dedicated to promoting artists and groups who use the sound chips of retro computers and video game consoles to create new original music. This exciting and often experimental form of electronic music repurposes devices such as Nintendo Gameboys and Atari 2600s as synthesizers and sequencers to create exciting new compositions in a wide array of genres.Last December, we brought you the first ROCHESTER CHIP FESTIVAL : a full day celebration of chip music, featuring nine bands, three visualists, workshops, and video games. Over the course of the day, nearly 500 people came and showed us that chip music has a permanent home in Rochester.This year, we’re TAKING IT TO THE NEXT LEVEL with even more music, even more visualists, multiple workshops, a larger gaming area, interactive audio / visual exhibits, a Gameboy photo booth, and MORE*!On December 14th, come celebrate three years of chip music in Rochester and join WITR, CAB, EGS, and Rochester Chip as we present…ROCHESTER CHIP FESTIVAL 2013.###########################################http://rochesterchip.tumblr.com/http://www.facebook.com/groups/rochesterchipteaser design by BC LIKES YOU ( www.bclikesdesign.com )* including, but not limited to, pizza.

THERE’S ALSO GOING TO BE FREE ICE CREAM SOMEHOW

    rochesterchip:

    after three years, 37 events, and more than 130 bands / performers…

    rochester chip and WITR present :

    ROCHESTER CHIP FEST
    DECEMBER 14TH, 2013

    @ the ROCHESTER INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
    Student Alumni Union (Bldg. 4) - Davis Room
    http://goo.gl/maps/KKDnI )

    DOORS @ 4PM / MUSIC @ 5PM

    $00 FOR RIT STUDENTS ( with RIT ID )
    $15 FOR GENERAL ADMISSION

    ###########################################

    Rochester Chip is a monthly series of events dedicated to promoting artists and groups who use the sound chips of retro computers and video game consoles to create new original music. This exciting and often experimental form of electronic music repurposes devices such as Nintendo Gameboys and Atari 2600s as synthesizers and sequencers to create exciting new compositions in a wide array of genres.

    Last December, we brought you the first ROCHESTER CHIP FESTIVAL : a full day celebration of chip music, featuring nine bands, three visualists, workshops, and video games. Over the course of the day, nearly 500 people came and showed us that chip music has a permanent home in Rochester.

    This year, we’re TAKING IT TO THE NEXT LEVEL with even more music, even more visualists, multiple workshops, a larger gaming area, interactive audio / visual exhibits, a Gameboy photo booth, and MORE*!

    On December 14th, come celebrate three years of chip music in Rochester and join WITR, CAB, EGS, and Rochester Chip as we present…

    ROCHESTER CHIP FESTIVAL 2013.

    ###########################################

    http://rochesterchip.tumblr.com/
    http://www.facebook.com/groups/rochesterchip

    teaser design by BC LIKES YOU ( www.bclikesdesign.com )

    * including, but not limited to, pizza.

    THERE’S ALSO GOING TO BE FREE ICE CREAM SOMEHOW