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25YEARLEGEND: A Legend of Zelda Indie Game Composer Tribute Album freely available at About the Artists 1.

About Disasterpeace (Rich Vreeland) Disasterpeace writes music for games. Notable projects: Fez, Bomberman Live: Battlefest, Astral Puzzle Meltdown 2. About Rekcahdam (Roger Hicks) A musician, hacker, game developer hybrid race known as Rekcahdam... with only o ne member. Notable projects: Celestial Mechanica, rComplex 3. About Laura Shigihara Laura is a full-time video game composer who is developing a game in her spare t ime. She drinks a lot of tea, has a black belt in Shotokan, and plays Terran in StarCraft. Some say she is really a robot from the year 20XX. Notable projects: Plants vs. Zombies, Melolune, To the Moon, Celestial Mechanica , Play for Japan: The Album 4. About Joshua Morse

A software engineer by day and a music composer by night, Joshua has never been one to conform to sounds you're accustomed to hearing. Instead, he leaves his ma rk by means of a fusion of genres. He's on a mission to prove that not all jazz music is "elevator music" and not all video game music is "clicks and whistles." Notable projects: Pocket Pirates, Hybridism album 5. About Jeff Ball Jeff is a gay commercial fishing violinist/composer gamer originally from Alaska . None of these things go together, and it's pretty much awesome. Notable projects: Monkey Island 2: Special Edition, Astroman, Tiny Barbarian; vi olin work appears in Red Orchestra 2 and Gears of War 3 6. About HyperDuck SoundWorks (Chris Geehan, Dan Byrne-McCullough, Kevin Carvill e) Three deaf ducks, three deaf ducks. See how they hum, see how they hum. Etc. Qua ck. Notable projects: BiteJacker, The Blocks Cometh, Dust: An Elysian Tail, A.R.E.S: Extinction Agenda 7. About Air & Sea (Aaron Cherof) I'm a Seattle-based 2009 graduate of Berklee College of Music, where I studied E lectronic Production & Design. In the spring of that year, the Berklee faculty a warded me the Robert Moog Award. Notable projects: Sound Replacement for Braid (senior thesis) 8. About C418 (Daniel Rosenfeld) I have been growing up with cheesy 90's pop music and eventually found some of t he Aphex Twin CD's my brother had. That pretty much screwed up my musical taste into hipsterness. And that before the appearance of hipsters is a bad thing on t he internet. See how hipster I am? Yes, yes. Yes... yes. Notable projects: Minecraft 9. About Big Giant Circles (Jimmy Hinson) Jimmy loves to write and remix video game music. He spends way too much time pla ying Minecraft and enjoys a casual game of frisbee golf when not composing. Notable projects: Mass Effect 2, Super Street Fighter II Turbo HD Remix 10. About Josh Whelchel I've been writing music for a while now, and in 2011 I decided to become a fulltime freelance composer. You might also call me an indie game composer, or just a video game music specialist. Notable projects: Scrolls, Hollow's Deep, Wind-up Knight, Ravenmark: Scourge of Estellion 11. About MisfitChris (Chris Chapman) Hailing from Connecticut, USA, MisfitChris started off playing his Casio keyboar d alongside SNES games in a valiant effort to mimic his favorite video game comp osers. Then, in an attempt at venting his inevitable teenage angst, he picked up a guitar and started a punk band. He got his first taste of using computers to make music editing local bands with basic sound editing software.

Notable projects: Robots Love Ice Cream, RadBalls, Data Tides album 12. About Mattias Hggstrm Gerdt Mattias is a hairy Swede that smells a bit odd. Notable projects: Scrolls, Cobalt, Cardboard Box Assembler, Super Street Fighter II Turbo HD Remix 13. About Kozilek (Jukio Kallio) Kozilek has been rapidly releasing very danceable electro house. With a backgrou nd in the indie game scene, he has done a lot of work with people like Vlambeer, and is searching for interesting projects. Also playing on stage, this white ma sked DJ makes his live sets as energetic as possible. Notable projects: Luftrauser, Vlambeer's upcoming Venus Patrol game GunGodz, Pin k Planets 14. About Gryzor87 About me, there is not much to say. Notable projects: Hydorah, L'Abbaye des Morts, Viriax, and a couple of studio al bums 15. About Dong (Dong Yarhalla) I'm from Japan. I love indie games and chiptunes. I'm an organizer of 16-Dimensi onal Records. Notable projects: Nanosmiles, soup, boidtrancer, Chiptuned Rockman album, EngRis h Games

16. About CTPLR (Tracey Wong) My name is Tracey Wong, and I am an audio engineer by profession. During my year s in college, I have developed a very strong interest in sound and have explored many territories where sound could be applied in hardware and software. Alongsi de that, I help musicians and clients in recording, sound checks and composing m usic. Notable projects: A Thousand Lights album 17. About SoulEye (Magnus Plsson) My name is Magnus. I live in Sweden and make computer game music! :) I've been i nto games since I first laid my hands on some Game & Watch handhelds from Ninten do. It then continued with the C64, Amiga 500, Amiga 1200, and later on PC. I lo ve the music those machines had. The gaming music. The OLDSCHOOL gaming music! ( Most of) my tunes reflect this; lo-fi samples, catchy melodies, and the retro fe eling you get when listening to them. Notable projects: VVVVVV, Extreme Road Trip 18. About Matheus Manente (Matheus Manente Lopes Silva) Brazilian multi-instrumentalist and composer working as music teacher, freelance r and producer for many years. Nerd for even more years. Amateur astronomer, gra duating in atmospheric sciences. Not a funny guy at all. Notable projects: Hydorah Arranged Tracks album, Butchered: Splatterhouse Remixe s album, IWADON: Hiroyuki Iwatsuki Tribute Album