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William Sides Atari Party • The Hammeritz • TBA

April 22 @ 8:00 pm

William Sides Atari Party

“The term “chiptune” or “chip music” refers to specifically to music where sounds are made by synths from video-game console sound chips. Musically, it sounds exactly like you probably remember: percussive stabs and puffs of filtered white noise provide the beat while echoey blips and boinky bass provide the rhythm and melody. One such proponent of the chiptune scene is Chicago’s William Sides, whose band, William Sides Atari Party, is comprised of just himself, a pimped-out Atari 7800, modified synthesizers, and various other electronic noisemakers.” -River Front Times

Get ready for some noisy funky dance jams produced with the Atari Synthcart program. William Sides Atari Party has graced over a hundred stages with bands like Crystal Castles, White Mystery, Hawnay Troof, Janet, Styrofoam Sanchez and Pinky Doodle Poodle from Japan.

https://soundcloud.com/nosidesrecords/william-sides-atari-party
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v5IjGAwMkjE&feature=youtu.be
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AdIN7D9vq9g&feature=youtu.be

Local support from

The Hammeritz
https://www.facebook.com/zephyrmusicandart/videos/1799357900323719/
https://www.facebook.com/thehammeritz/videos/1580468778877510/

and TBA

$5-10 suggested donation, no one turned away

Details

Date:
April 22
Time:
8:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1666441146992380/