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A_Rival releases TMNT 2012 EP on bandcamp

3:00 AM on 01.23.2012 // Jayson Napolitano
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We've mentioned 8-bit hip-hop/electronic artist A_Rival numerous times on Destructoid, and he was hands down one of the best acts at MAGFest X earlier this month.  He managed to pack the room full during his set that started at nearly 3:30 AM, having the majority of the audience join him on stage during his awesome electro/8-bit TMNT remix that brought his set to a close and sent everyone off into the morning feeling pretty good.

I guess A_Rival knew he had something special on his hands and has prepared a short EP titled the TMNT 2012 EP featuring said remix as well as a brief rap about wanting to be a teenage mutant ninja turtle when he grows up.  Both tracks are available via A_Rival's Bandcamp page where you can name your own price.  Maybe I'm biased by my strong memories from that magical performance, but I think it's worth checking out and throwing a few bucks his way.

Have you had the pleasure of seeing A_Rival perform live?  What do you think of his TMNT remix? 




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