Philadelphia

8static Festival 2016: Day 3

8static Festival 2016: Day 3

◆ Date: November 12th, 2016 ◆ Location: Vox Populi, Philadelphia, PA ◆ Music: W.T. Snacks, umin, Solarbear, Danimal Cannon, Mechro Borac, Chrome Cobra, nullsleep, Infinity Shred, Saskrotch, fearofdark ◆ Visuals: enerjawn, ohhinaifu, radionarcotix, Claire Kwong ◆ View complete photo set: https://flic.kr/s/aHskLsWhYE


8static 4C- gwEm, Bubblyfish, Thorazine Unicorn, pixelseed

8static 4C- gwEm, Bubblyfish, Thorazine Unicorn, pixelseed

◆ Date: July 9th, 2016 ◆ Location:  Vox Populi, Philadelphia, PA ◆ Music: Bubblyfish, gwEm, Thorazine Unicorn ◆ Visuals: pixelseed ◆ View complete photo set: https://flic.kr/s/aHskBGGAav


8static Festival 2015: Night 2

8static Festival 2015: Night 2

◆ Date: October 16th, 2015 ◆ Location: First Unitarian Church, Philadelphia ◆ Music: Inverse Phase, SHRIMPS, Marshall Art, Zen Albatross, glomag, Bud Melvin, OxygenStar, Trey Frey ◆ Visuals: SBThree, ohhinaifu, pixelseed, Kevin Gondek, melesul3, NO CARRIER ◆ View complete photo set: http://bit.ly/1jLvM1M The official theme of this year’s 8static is PIZZA. The first performer of the […]


8static Festival 2015: Night 1

8static Festival 2015: Night 1

◆ Date: October 15th, 2015 ◆ Location: First Unitarian Church, Philadelphia ◆ Music: Pocaille, Storm Blooper, Little Paw, Baron Knoxburry, L-tron, ap0c, MEGA RAN, Chipocrite, ovenrake ◆ Visuals: SBThree, ohhinaifu, pixelseed, Kevin Gondek, melesul3, NO CARRIER ◆ View complete photo set:  http://bit.ly/1OJg5nv The night had a late start due to bad traffic caused by a […]


8static Festival 2014: Day 2

8static Festival 2014: Day 2

◆ Date: October 17th, 2014 ◆ Location: First Unitarian Church of Philadelphia ◆ Music: Dauragon, minusbaby, Saint, note!, Aliceffekt, Virt, revengineers, Trey Frey ◆ Visuals: Party Time! Hexcellent!, Pixel Seed, vaporstack, SBThree, Animal Style, Batsly Adams, Pocaille View the full set of photos: bit.ly/1wqpiG1


8static May 2014: Men of Mega, Saint, TREY FREY

8static May 2014: Men of Mega, Saint, TREY FREY

◆ Date: May 10th, 2014 ◆ Location: North Star Bar, Philadelphia ◆ Music: Men of Mega, Saint, TREY FREY ◆ Visuals: Pixelseed ◆ View complete photo set: http://bit.ly/8staticMay2014 8static is well known for its open mics and this month’s was no exception. A diverse range of musical performances entertained the audience as anticipation of the night’s […]


8static March 2014

8static March 2014

◆ Date: March 29th, 2014 ◆ Location: North Star Bar, Philadelphia, PA ◆ Music: Mr. Wimmer, Ro-Bear, SNESEI ◆ Visuals: ohhinaifu ◆ View complete photo set including open mic: http://bit.ly/1gEaoHa Open mic felt like a mini festival with 11 performers from various parts of the country including Lexington, Detroit and New York City along with loved […]


8static July 2013

8static July 2013

◆ Date: July 13th, 2013 ◆ Location: PhilaMOCA, Philadelphia, PA ◆ Music: Matthew Joseph Payne, Noisewaves, Chipocrite, Kris Keyser ◆ Visuals: Matthew Joseph Payne ◆ View complete photo set: http://brk.to/frwn  


8static June 2013

8static June 2013

◆ Date: June 8th, 2013 ◆ Location: PhilaMOCA, Philadelphia, PA ◆ Music: Storm Blooper, Solarbear, Ultrasyd ◆ Visuals: NO CARRIER ◆ View complete photo set: http://brk.to/fr13  


8static 33: March 2013

8static 33: March 2013

◆ Date: March 9th, 2013 ◆ Location: PhilaMOCA ◆ Music: Mechlo, Nullsleep, Doomcloud ◆ Visuals: Batsly Adams ◆ View complete photo set: http://brk.to/fp3e  


8static January 2013

8static January 2013

◆ Date: January 12th, 2013 ◆ Location: PhilaMOCA ◆ Music: SSD Engage, Crashfaster,  Void Vision ◆ Visuals: Party Time! Hexcellent! ◆ View complete photo set: http://brk.to/fnpq    


8static October 2012: 4th Anniversary

8static October 2012: 4th Anniversary

◆ Date: October 13th, 2012 ◆ Location: PhilaMOCA, Philadelphia, PA ◆ Music: Nikola Whallon, an0va, Radlib, Bit Shifter ◆ Visuals: NO CARRIER, Chromacle, Animal Style   ◆ View complete photo set:  http://brk.to/fkfs      


8static August 2011

8static August 2011

◆  Date: August 13th, 2011 ◆  Location: Studio 34, Philadelphia, PA ◆  Music: an0va, FlashHeart, Ro-Bear, Kill3r Whale ◆  Visuals: enso ◆  View complete photo set: http://brk.to/1e84 


8Static: October 2009 (1yr Anniversary) + After party!

8Static: October 2009 (1yr Anniversary) + After party!

Date/ October 10th, 2009 Location/ Studio 34, Philadephila Music/ Nonfinite, Bud Melvin, Autoscroll, Bit Shifter Visuals/ No Carrier and VBLANK View entire set: http://www.flickr.com/photos/m_becker/sets/72157622709738696/ After party Music/ Anamanaguchi, Minusbaby After party visuals/ Enso


8STATIC September 2009

8STATIC September 2009

Date/ September 19th, 2009 Location/ Studio 34, Philadelphia, PA Music/ Lissajou, Disasterpeace, NoteNdo Visuals/ Enso (open Mic), VBLANK To view the complete photo set: http://www.flickr.com/photos/m_becker/sets/72157622344569605/


Ready > Run Opening Reception

Ready > Run Opening Reception

Date/ Saturday, September 19, 2009 Time/ 5:00pm – 8:00pm Location/ Klein Art Gallery, Philadelphia, PA To view the complete photo set: http://www.flickr.com/photos/m_becker/sets/72157622477234472/ Gallery Statement: READY > RUN exhibition explores ‘Chiptune’ or Chip music culture. A general term for original music and visual art created by using early video game hardware like the Nintendo Entertainment System, […]