Clear your calenders for the first weekend of 2014 and get ready to rock out to some phenomenal videogame music! The twelfth annual Music and Game Festival, also known as MAGFest 12, has released the performance roster for three of its upcoming videogame music concerts. The event will be taking place in National Harbor, Maryland and will run from January 2, 2014 through January 5, 2014. Two of these concerts are chiptune showcases, which will be held on Friday and Saturday afternoon. The Friday night concert will be what is known as an Electronic Dance Music (EDM) Battle concert. A total of six different DJs from the VGM community will be participating to perform their repertoire for this EDM Battle. The line-up for the upcoming concerts include some new acts and a number of returning artists.
The MAGFest 12 performance roster is as follows:
Friday Chiptune Showcase (12 PM – 2 PM)
- Trey Frey
- Danimal Cannon
Friday Night EDM Battle (10 PM – 2 AM)
- Benjamin Briggs
- DJ Cutman
Saturday Chiptune Showcase (12 PM – 2 PM)
- Awesome Force
- Rainbow Dragon Eyes
- Cheap Dinosaurs
More information and updates on MAGFest events, tickets, hotels, special guests, and performers is available on the official MAGFest website at http://www.magfest.org/. A handful of us from Original Sound Version will be attending MAGFest 12 to cover the events and concerts as well. It’s looking like a great line-up for this concert series. Hope to see you there.