Knight of the Round are a video game music band that delivers crushing metal renditions of Final Fantasy songs. It’s been a few years but I was able to catch up with Justin (guitar) and Adam (bass). Before their main event performance at MAGFest, we talked about their latest album, War of the Triad. We also dive into MAGFest memories, influential bands, black metal recording production standards, solo music projects, and a whole lot more. This interview was a great way to kick off 2019. Enjoy.
A New World: intimate music from FINAL FANTASY returns to Ann Arbor this fall! Experience the most intimate FINAL FANTASY music with the New World Players chamber ensemble, award-winning piano soloist Benyamin Nuss and conductor Eric Roth. An official production of game developer SQUARE ENIX, A New World delivers fresh live music arrangements of beloved FINAL FANTASY themes, especially featuring the music of Nobuo Uematsu. Proven to delight audiences on four continents, don’t miss A New World’s triumphant return performance at Rackham Auditorium.
Don’t know what to do for the week? Well, check out what’s going on for this weekend.
JAFAX is Grand Rapids premiere anime convention. Check out the first batch of photos from this year.
Youmacon is the biggest anime convention of Michigan. Enjoy.
Welcome to Geeks and Ink, where we highlight awesome tattoos based on geek culture. Tattoos are a unique way in which we express ourselves. Not only do they show off art but they often have a story or meaning behind them. Find out what these tattoos mean to these people.
I made a Sunday visit to the Michigan Renaissance Festival. Enjoy these photos.
Final batch of photos from the Motor City Comic Con. Enjoy.
Part 1 (of 2) of the Motor City Comic Con. Enjoy.
Brent Black aka brentalfloss is known for creating witty parody songs on video game tunes. Instead of the usual interview about that topic, we delve into the man behind the brentalfloss persona. Learn about his favorite musicals, comedic influences, and upcoming games that he is interested in. We also talk about his upcoming video game Use Your Words. We even drop a release date too. Check it out.