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How to Make 8-bit Music: Stage 1 - The Basics!

2017-12-29 04:39:34 by EliteFerrex

This is the virst video in a series of instructional tutorials on how to make 8-bit music using completely FREE plugins for your VST-compatible music editor of choice. Hope you enjoy it!



As the gargantuan chamber doors lurched open, a rush of sparkling dustclouds, faintly illuminated by the exterior lights of the young woman's exo-suit, obstructed her vision in the darkness of the cavern. Her team searched for days, separated from those who originally lead the expedition, each of them having succumbed to the planet's unforgiving climate, or felled at the hands of the enemy's advanced weaponry. The only survivors, clinging to the promise of rescue within the safety of their armored cruiser, would have discovered her absence by now, she thought. She knew all too well the risks of venturing out on her own, including being left behind, but when she heard of the excavation's impending abandonment, she had to try. And at long last, after several hours of trekking through the darkness... there she stood.

The dust finally settled, revealing a hulking metallic form, seemingly undisturbed for countless years. The craftsmanship was truly unbelievable, the perfect smoothness of its armor, the flawless sheen that its covered every inch making her heart race. This was it, she thought. There was no mistaking it. Without hesitation, she activated the suit's magnet pads and began climbing. Up she went, her hands trembling with excitement as she inched closer to the cockpit.

Suddenly, the ground shook with a violent tremor, a warning appearing on her HUD--Distress Call Detected--it was the cruiser. The enemy had found their position. Standing atop the massive machine's chest, her scanner interface located an access point, somehow still receiving power. Within a few moments, its complex code was displayed on the HUD, a single command line awaiting input as another jarring tremor shook the entire cavern...


NEW Remix Album, Legacy Redux NOW AVAILABLE!

2017-08-28 00:54:44 by EliteFerrex

Introducing Legacy Redux, VGM remixes and covers from classic games by EliteFerrex! 

Here in Volume 1, you'll find various covers and remixes from several platinum series: Sonic the Hedgehog, Donkey Kong Country, Mega Man, and Kirby! 

As an added bonus, the album ALSO includes "Our Legacy", an exclusive original track from EliteFerrex, never heard before anywhere else!

Name your price! DOWNLOAD NOW!

<a href="http://eliteferrex.bandcamp.com/album/legacy-redux">Legacy Redux by EliteFerrex</a>



Now through 8/31/2017, all music from my Bandcamp page is 40% off with discount code "summer" at checkout!

Up your VGM arsenal to help beat the heat!


Now accepting commissions!

2016-07-07 14:44:54 by EliteFerrex

I've received several emails lately requesting information about commissions, so here it is:

All information regarding commissions for my work can be found here: https://goo.gl/Oh0WWR

Thanks for your interest in my music!


2016-03-13 04:24:07 by EliteFerrex

Hello, fellow Newgrounders. EliteFerrex here with some awesome news.

I'm proud to announce that my 3rd album, I Dream in Pixels is NOW AVAILABLE on Bandcamp!


This album features 10 of my latest and greatest 8-bit tracks, as well as 4 bonus tracks that are only available from Bandcamp. If you haven't heard the previews on my audio page, swing on over to my Bandcamp page and check out the full album, or feel free to give the tracks a listen using the player below. I hope you enjoy them all!

&lt;a href="http://eliteferrex.bandcamp.com/album/i-dream-in-pixels"&gt;I Dream in Pixels by EliteFerrex&lt;/a&gt;

Download I Dream in Pixels from Bandcamp and receive 4 exclusive Bonus Tracks!

Download I Dream in Pixels from Google Play

Download I Dream in Pixels from iTunes

In addition, to celebrate the release of I Dream in Pixels, I'm also offering a special discount code on Bandcamp for my first 8-bit album, Past to Present!

If you put a copy of Past to Present in your cart and use discount code "dreamer", you can get the album for 25% off, bring it down to only $6.75 for all 10 tracks, and all 5 bonus tracks! Time to upgrade your 8-bit arsenal! This discount code is only good through March 31st, 2016, so get it while you can!

Hello, everyone! I'm pleased to announce that all 10 tracks from my original 8-bit music album "Past to Present" are now available for listening from my NG Audio page!

The album is also available for sale on iTunes, Google Play Music, Amazon Music, and many other services, but you can buy it for the best value on my Bandcamp, including 5 bonus tracks (high-quality lossless renders of some of my most successful past 8-bit songs)!

Please give them a listen and share your comments! Thank you for your support!



New Single Now Available on Bandcamp!

2015-05-27 15:57:18 by EliteFerrex

Hello, everyone!


I'm proud to announce the release of my latest track on Bandcamp, "Can't Stop Me Now"!

It's my first attempt at a Drum & Bass track, and includes both 8-bit and electronic synths. Please check out the preview on my Audio Page at http://www.newgrounds.com/audio/listen/626368, and view the full track on Bandcamp at https://eliteferrex.bandcamp.com/track/cant-stop-me-now!

<a href="http://eliteferrex.bandcamp.com/track/cant-stop-me-now">Can&#39;t Stop Me Now by EliteFerrex</a>


EPIC 8-bit Album! Past to Present - NOW AVAILABLE!

2015-04-06 21:48:33 by EliteFerrex


I'm proud to announce that my second album, Past to Present, is now available for purchase online! It's a collection of 10 brand-new original 8-bit tracks, and they're beyond anything I've ever released before!


&amp;amp;lt;a href="http://eliteferrex.bandcamp.com/album/past-to-present"&amp;amp;gt;Past to Present by EliteFerrex&amp;amp;lt;/a&amp;amp;gt;


Check back for updates with download links for the other music stores listed below!


In addition, ALL of the 10 tracks are now available for listening here on Newgrounds! Check out my audio page!


Download Past to Present from Bandcamp (BEST VALUE!):



Download Past to Present from Google Play:



Download Past to Present from Amazon Music:



Download Past to Present from iTunes:



Unleash "The Sound WIthin" - Now on Bandcamp!

2015-04-05 17:09:32 by EliteFerrex

My first album, The Sound Within, is now available on Bandcamp!

Check it out by heading over to https://eliteferrex.bandcamp.com/album/the-sound-within, and give it a look!

<a href="http://eliteferrex.bandcamp.com/album/the-sound-within">The Sound Within by EliteFerrex</a>