PHOENIX, AZ – Arguably the world’s most foreknown video game influenced musician, Mega Ran is returning to the road with producer K-Murdock to celebrate 5 years since the release of “Forever Famicom.”
The album was praised by critics for it’s honesty and tasteful nostalgic themes, garnering favorable reviews from outlets like 1-Up Magazine, The Word Is Bond, Potholes In My Blog and more, and re-released in Japan and “Forever 8-Bit” by River City Records. The success of the albums spawned 3 special “DLC” EP’s in subsequent years, containing new songs and instrumentals.
The “Forever Famicom 5th Anniversary Tour” will hit the northeastern US and midwest and will include special opening sets by brentalfloss and Sammus (w/DNilsz), check each venue for specific lineups.
Mega Ran and K-Murdock
Forever Famicom 5th Anniversary Tour
with special guests brentalfloss and Sammus (w/DNilsz)
June 20 NYC @ Webster Hall*
June 21 New Haven, CT @ Cafe Nine
June 23 Boston @ TT The Bears Place*
June 24 Syracuse @ Singers
June 25 Watertown – Flashback Lounge
June 26-28 Oaks, PA @ Too Many Games Fest*
June 29 Detroit, MI @ TBA
June 30 Yellow Springs, OH @ Super-Fly Comics*
July 1 St Louis, MO – The Demo*
July 2 Milwaukee, WI – 42 Lounge*
July 3-5 Chicago, IL @ Anime Midwest*
? with brentalfloss
**with Sammus + DNilsz
***with brentalfloss and Sammus + DNilsz
To continue the celebration, Ran and K have made all of their albums PAY WHAT YOU WANT this week on bandcamp:
and a special USB release is shipping this week containing track commentary, all albums and instrumentals, and several items only attainable on the USB drive.