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Gaming, music, and a psychological well being charity are coming collectively in a debut for Wired Productions‘ new Black Razor Data music label.
Online game writer Wired Productions launched a brand new music label, Black Razor Data, whose purpose is to bridge the hole between the online game and music worlds. Its debut launch is Arcade Paradise, a four-track EP from the online game of the identical identify. Proceeds from gross sales by way of Bandcamp shall be donated to the online game psychological well being charity Protected in Our World.
The Arcade Paradise EP is a collaboration between writers Kieron Pepper (ex-Prodigy dwell drummer 1997-2007), Ben Pickersgill (Brighton producer [Klax, Critical]), and singer Stu Brootal (Ivar & The Horde).
The charity EP options within the online game of the identical identify, Arcade Paradise, developed by unbiased studio, Nosebleed Interactive, and launched on August 11. The titular music Arcade Paradise follows the story of Ashley and their dysfunctional relationship with their father, combining anger and dedication to indicate simply what might be completed with the proper focus.
Arrange in 2019, the principle aim of Protected In Our World is to create and foster psychological well being consciousness inside the online game trade for players and trade individuals worldwide. The charity helps individuals from all walks of life, together with these like Ashley, the protagonist of the Arcade Paradise online game, who discover themselves underneath immense stress and need to juggle on a regular basis duties with difficult private relationships. Ashley’s story is only one however resonates with many.
Watch Leo Zullo, Stu Brootal and Kieron Pepper talk about the Arcade Paradise collaboration with Protected In Our World.
”The story of Ashley and their wrestle with authority is one we now have all skilled sooner or later in our lives. After we have been briefed in regards to the theme, it was simple to rapidly perceive and relate to” mentioned Kieron Pepper, composer and producer for the Arcade Paradise EP, in an announcement. “Stu Brootal and his crew [Ivar & The Horde] smash it out of the park with the proper degree of anger and vitality.”
“I hope players and music followers alike recognize the music’s message and the way the cash it raises will contribute to the nice work that Protected In Our World does” mentioned Leo Zullo, managing director at Wired Productions and founding father of Protected in Our World. “Music has all the time been within the DNA of Wired Productions, so organising a music label is a pure step for us. As we’re unbiased we select the initiatives we work on, so our first launch combines our favorite issues … video video games, nice music and supporting a online game psychological well being charity near our hearts … as a result of we are able to.”
The Arcade Paradise charity EP is on the market to buy at the moment for £3.00, and all proceeds from Bandcamp will go to Protected In Our World.
Arcade Paradise EP can also be obtainable on all streaming platforms.
Arcade Paradise EP Tracklist:
- Ivar & The Horde – Arcade Paradise (Express)
- Ivar & The Horde – Arcade Paradise (Future Funk Squad Electro Combine)
- Ivar & The Horde – Arcade Paradise (Radio Edit)
- Ivar & The Horde – Arcade Paradise (Instrumental)
In an electronic mail to GamesBeat, Zullo mentioned, “The music style is fashionable in sound and resonates with the youth tradition. It’s a excessive vitality mixture of rock and hip hop. The lyrics are very particular to the message of the protagonist in arcade paradise. The daddy placing them down. Low self worth. Very a lot not a optimistic surroundings, however the music combats that with a message you could succeed, you’ll be able to present individuals what you are able to do. You possibly can rise and be your self.”
The singer and author of the music are additionally supporters of psychological well being and have all been by way of their very own battles, Zullo mentioned.
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