The fifth Blip Festival will take place May 19-21, 2011 at Eyebeam.
The lineup of featured artists is:
* Bit Shifter
* Henry Homesweet
* NO CARRIER
* Party Time! Hexcellent!
* Peter Swimm
* Talk To Animals
* Ten Thousand Free Men & Their Families
* Tristan Perich
* Wet Mango
* Zen Albatross
* Plus More TBA
Even more info:
8bitpeoples based in New York City, is a collective of musicians and artists dedicated to exploring the audiovisual style of low-bit video games and home computers. Championing this aesthetic, 8bitpeoples has become an internationally recognized hub of well-respected creative activity, and has become a driving force in advancing the growing, international chip music scene.
8bitpeoples and its individual members have been featured in Wired, The New York Times, MSNBC.com, Rolling Stone, The Wire, MTV.com, BBC Click, The Los Angeles Times, GameSpot, Nintendo Power, XLR8R, frieze, FuseTV, NPR’s The Next Big Thing, de:bug, Austin Museum of Digital Art, and recently appeared in the documentary “8 Bit”, which premiered last October at New York’s Museum of Modern Art.
For more information about tickets,passes, and scheduled events please go to http://blipfestival.org/2011/