• SXSWales presents: Nôstalgia

  • Thu, 09-05-2019 at 19:00
  • Kongs Cardiff
    114-116 St.Marys St
    CF10 1DY Cardiff
SXSWales presents: Nôstalgia - Kongs Cardiff - Cardiff

Electronic Music and Video Games collide at Kongs on Thursday the 9th of May! Join us here at Team Nôstalgia as we celebrate all things electronic with a night of Lo-fi Hip Hop and Chiptunes being belted out by some of the best local talent, not to mention some exclusive playtesting of the brand new project "Recoil" by local game developers Superiority Complex!Kicking the night off will be a booze and schmooze with all the trimmings of a great night at Kong's - arcade machines, ping pong tournaments, burgers and great beer! Then we've got the Superiority Complex boys stationed up in Level 2 featuring some EXCLUSIVE playable demos of their multiplayer blaster!After the games and beer have been flowing, the music begins with a set from one of our favourite chiptune artists from just up the road in Swansea;------ DONOTRUNWITHPIXELS ------A favourite at conventions all over the UK, the musical stylings of this man and his game boys (yes, the Nintendo kind) are not to be missed! Blending hard rhythms with the ~nôstalgic~ synth sounds of old computer hardware, donotrunwithpixels will be a surefire must see!To see us off into the night will be a headline performance by our lo-fi favourite;-------TETRAHEX------Known for creating and spinning some of the sweetest lo-fi beats in the city, Tetrahex will be pulling out a DJ set from his bag of Lo-fi tricks and dropping the beats, bars and bass to make this Thursday a night to remember. (especially if he drops the Destiny's Child mix! hint hint 👀)So grab your tickets on the link below and come join us for a night of good times, games, ping pong and tunes!!See you there!!