GANG Student/Apprentice Contest

The GANG Student/Apprentice contest is open to all GANG members who have not yet received compensation for any work in the game industry, which are usually our Student level or Apprentice level members. Prizes will include donated plugins, instrument libraries… Read more »

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“How Sunset Overdrive gives us the finger in the best way”

Many thanks to Eduardo Moutinho from VentureBeat/GamesBeat  for the interview he did with me on the making of the music and soundtracks for Sunset Overdive! I had a lot of fun with this project and worked with 14 different bands… Read more »

Student Game Developers Seek Audio Help (Santa Clara)

The UC Santa Cruz Games and Playable Media Master’s Program has invited members of GANG, especially students, recent grads and emerging talent to come listen to the game pitches from this year’s student teams. Each team has to finish a… Read more »

GDC 2015 G.A.N.G. Discount

Our sponsor, the Game Developers Conference, has again kindly provided a $50 discount for registration to the 2015 Game Developer’s Conference, March 2-6 2015.  The GANG Discount Code has been posted to the forums in the “Events and Conferences” section…. Read more »

Chance Thomas and the Music of Dota 2

To start the new year we interviewed Chance Thomas on his recent work for Dota 2.  Released as part of the Compendium in fall 2014, the score has been purchased by around 4 million people.  Chance has also worked on titles… Read more »

Announcing the G.A.N.G. Scholars Program

We are proud to announce the G.A.N.G. Scholars Program! The GANG Scholars(tm) Program provides select highly motivated and high-achieving full-time music and sound design students with a passion for interactive audio with free all-access event passes to professional conferences in the video game… Read more »

G.A.N.G. Awards 2014 Nominations Open: New Categories Added

Game Audio Network Guild Announces New Categories for 13th Annual G.A.N.G. Awards and Opens 2014 Nominations. The Game Audio Network Guild (G.A.N.G.) today announced that it has opened the nomination process and is expanding the category lineup for the 13th Annual… Read more »

Mikolai Stroinski discusses The Vanishing of Ethan Carter Soundtrack

This month we spoke to Mikolai Stroinski (The Witcher 3) regarding his critically acclaimed music score for the recently released indie title, The Vanishing of Ethan Carter.  The Vanishing of Ethan Carter was nominated for Best Independent Game and The Witcher… Read more »

Interview with MaryClare Brzytwa, Chair of Technology and Applied Composition at SFCM

We had a chance to talk to MaryClare Brzytwa, Chair of Technology and Applied Composition at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music (SFCM) about their new program in  Technology and Applied Composition (TAC). TAC offers a unique curriculum integrating compositional craft with… Read more »

GANG Members Vote for TEC Awards

We are pleased to let you know that members of G.A.N.G. will have the opportunity to vote for the 30th Annual Technical Excellence & Creativity (TEC) Awards. Begun in 1985, the TEC Awards recognizes outstanding achievement in sound production and… Read more »