Hey, what’s up ChipWINners? It’s your boy BronxKuma, welcoming you back to the blog. This time around, we’re going to be doing something very special, as today I’ll be joining forces with Viridian Forge & Chris Krogsgard to cover the latest release from the label: ‘Forest = ВИН‘!
‘Forest = ВИН’ is a truly noteworthy release because it represents continued success for our collective. Taking the opportunity to work with Kubbi and Agri, the founders of the Russian based Forest net label and long time supporters and partners of ChipWIN, we’ve put together a collection of aria that is truly wonderful. This is something we’re all very proud of, as this stellar accomplishment is the 18th album ChipWIN has released in five years! Consisting of thirteen phenomenal tracks from all over the globe, ‘Forest = ВИН’ is a labor of love that is so absolutely resplendent that we just can’t wait to share with you. So let’s not waste anymore time: sit back, relax, and plug in those headphones: it’s time to go wandering into the Forest.
Splendid album artwork by Anatoly Sazonov, vk.com/anatolysaz
Hey y’all. President Hoodie here. Sup? =)
For one thing, it’s my 33rd birthday! Yaaaaay! I made it another year! Woohoo!! ^_^
And to celebrate this happy occasion…
HAVE A SUPER SPECIAL CHIPWIN EP ANNOUNCEMENT AS A PRESENT!!!!!!!!
Chiptunes = WTFLOL Album artwork by the unceasingly amazing Nate Horsfall.
Releasing Monday, May 6th (HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO FOXY ;D ) after the usual 8 Bit Power Hour party of wonderful insanity on the always awesome 8bitx.com
(Fb event link HERE), THIS happens:
6 tracks from the 3 previously released ChipWIN compilations (Volume 1, Expansion Pack, & ChipWINter) covered by 6+ amazing artists
(+ = special guests! OH YEAH 8) from the VGM scene. To be more specific:
Stemage <— also mastering this one! OH SNAP~ VikingGuitar Cory Johnson The World Is Square Jameson Sutton Tim Yarbrough
They’ll be taking all the chiptunes out of your favorite chiptracks & replacing them with TROLLOLOLOLOLOL~ :3 (that and, yanno, LOTS OF ZOMBOFURKIN AWESOME).
Yup. Totes throwing a curve ball at y’all this time. Good to mix it up, right? RIGHT. 8)
P.S. Curious to learn which chipartists’ tracks are being covered & by who? Then tune into both the various ChipWIN & VGM artists’ social media outlets during the interim for hints & tips! (What? You didn’t really think I was just gonna tell you right now, did you? ;)
P.P.S. FINE. HERE’S A “TEASER” HINT ON THE CHIPWIN SOUNDCLOUD: