8-Bit Operators - DEVO Tribute - "Crack That Chip!"
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In what now appears to have been a trilogy of tributes to bands who wear custom suits and were innovative electronically (our Kraftwerk and Beatles tributes preceded) , 8-Bit Operators today released the Devo Tribute: Crack That Chip!
on 12/12/12 . Paying homage to a great American group who were conceptual and tangible minimalist punks before there was such a thing back in 1974, and to this day for that matter. So here we go again covering tracks in hard-chip micro-digital space-punk electro-funk music style,
Featuring 8-Bit Operators, Psilodump, Bacalao, sea64, 8 Bit Weapon, Bubblyfish, GOTO80, Herbert Weixelbaum, glomag, ComputeHer, Coleco Music, Saskrotch, Burnkit2600, Richard Hess, Aonami, Receptors, minusbaby, Stenobot, Shrimps...more..
Watch teaser-video #1 here: www.youtube.com/watch?v=xXJRmSzThy4
Watch teaser-video #2 here: youtu.be/mCGlvZKi7nM
Watch the 8BitOps' Stenobot - Blockhead - Chris Pirate video here: www.youtube.com/watch?v=UM39VH6TwIE
BoojiBit START-Patrol micro-sculpture by Jesse Turnbull.
Blockhead bonus comic-book by Chris Pirate
All songs / characteristics composed/owned by Devo/ Mutato and/or their affiliates.
All licensing for this release secured by Receptors Music Inc.
8-BIT OPERATORS features the top 8-bit artists from Europe, USA, South America & Asia covering innovative musical icons Kraftwerk, Devo & The Beatles in micro-digital space-punk chiptune style, utilizing re-tooled micro-chip hardware such as Game Boys, Ataris, Nintendo Entertainment Systems, Commodore 64 and Apple II 8-bit computers. Conceived/compiled by electronic producer Jeremy Kolosine (Receptors, Futurisk).