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MAGFest G.A.N.G. Remix Competition 2020 Results!

MAGFest is a yearly celebration of all things music and gaming. Over 20,000 fans descend upon the Gaylord National Resort in Maryland to attend the festival of performances, panels, games, and anything else a game and/or music enthusiast could ask for. Each year, G.A.N.G. hosts a competition for video game music remixes and covers, where… Read more »

Gordy Haab and Stephen Barton Win Inaugural SCL Award with “Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order”

“Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order” Composers Gordy Haab and Stephen Barton Win an Inaugural Society of Composers & Lyricists Award Los Angeles, CA (January 8, 2020) — The inaugural Society of Composers & Lyricists Awards took place last night, January 7th at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles. Composers Gordy Haab and Stephen Barton… Read more »

“Concrete Genie” Composer Coaches SFCM Students and Alumni and Integrates Their Talents into the Acclaimed Game

Sam Marshall wants you to know that it’s okay to fail. In fact, he encourages it. A video game composer and member of the music department at Sony Interactive Entertainment since 2013, and a mentor to aspiring video game composers at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, Marshall emphasizes that starting over is just part… Read more »

2020 G.A.N.G. Awards – Nominations NOW LIVE! Deadline – Dec. 18th, 2019

The nomination process for the 2020 G.A.N.G. Awards are now live and open through December 18, 2019. For full information, head to There are some new categories and changes to the rules of submission, so please read through the full guidelines before submitting.

Academy of Scoring Arts opens its doors to the worldwide music community

Now in its 10th year, the ASA offers new benefits, events with musicians and music lovers in mind. LOS ANGELES (October 9, 2019) The Academy of Scoring Arts, the leading community of industry professionals dedicated to the art of scoring, is for the first time making its programming available to the world at large. For… Read more »