NPC Day 1 Food Situation!

What we Recommend for Day 1! When you roll out to the NPC Meet and Greet on Day 1 of the event, we recommend you check out the following food places nearby (literally next door or across the street from Emporium)! Munch down on some great Chicago eats before, during,...

Nerdcore Profile: DAGames

DAGames is the brainchild of Will Ryan, a British Youtuber, animator, and musician. He has surrounded himself with exceptionally talented people to round out the powerhouse team. DAGames is rapidly approaching 2m subs on YouTube and has over 100 million spins on...

Nerdcore Profile: Zach B

Zach Boucher aka “Zach B” is a nerdcore artist hailing from Ontario, Canada. Zach B started making YouTube videos in late 2007 with skit videos with friends slowly transitioning into making video game "machinima's" and lets plays and montages. It wasn't until 2015...

Nerdcore Profile: Neebs Gaming

Neebs Gaming is a 5 man group with a supporting group of editors and contractors rounding out their YouTube channel. The five on-screen talent are Brent (Neebs), Tony (Thick44), Jon (Appsro), Nate (Doraleous) and Bryan (Simon). As a channel with over 2 million subs,...

Nerdcore Profile: Dan Bull

Dan Bull is a British geek rapper. What this means is he is a British geek who raps, a geeky rapper who's British, A British rapper who's also a geek, a rapper who's also a geeky Brit, and someone who struggles to write his own biography in the third person. Dan Bull...

Nerdcore Profile: Daddyphatsnaps

Leon, aka Daddyphatsnaps, is a rapper and audio engineer creating music for the "Nerdcore" genre primarily but dabbles in a bit of everything as well. Daddyphatsnaps started producing online content in 2014, but it was around 2017 that he jumped into music in earnest....

Nerdcore Profile: FabvL

FabvL is a one-man show run by recording artist, producer, and audio engineer "Nick Campbell". After Nick's time serving in the Navy he started making music about his favorite nerd culture topics (mostly video games & anime) and before he knew it he had a number...

Nerdcore Profile: CG5

Charlie Green (CG5) is a 22-year-old producer, singer/songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist from Phoenix, Arizona. Finding his affinity for music at the age of five, Charlie first took an interest in music production and learned nearly all on his own. Throughout his...

Nerdcore Profile: Shwabadi

Shwabadi is a British rapper focused on high-energy and catchy hooks designed to get crowds moving. Shwabadi is known for his unique tone, aggressive vocals, bouncy beats, and clever wordplay - all presented through the scope of anime and pop culture - which has...

Nerdcore Profile: CK9C

Keeping things chaotic as ever, [CK9C] ChaoticCanineCulture brings you the darker side of nerdcore songs. Led by artist Jorge Aguilar II, otherwise known as CK9C, this channel explores the more spooky side of the sonic spectrum with popular songs often featuring the...
NERDCORE PROfile: Bonecage

NERDCORE PROfile: Bonecage

Bonecage is a dude named Jeff making songs alone in his messy office. 20 years ago, he started as a guitarist in a punk band. After college, he went solo and fell headfirst into 80s music. Drowning in budget synths and a compulsion to be a weirdo, he’s been cranking...

So…What is Nerdcore?

So…What is Nerdcore?

Nerdcore is by definition music about geek culture and fandom around nerdy things...or at least that’s how we see it defined. That’s what is great about it, it can be defined in many ways from geeky music about Final Fantasy featuring chip tunes all the way to a pop...

Nerdcore Profile: Rockit Gaming

Nerdcore Profile: Rockit Gaming

Rockit Gaming began as a YouTube channel in 2015 with lead writer/producer, Russell McKamey. Knowing Nerdcore was an upcoming genre, Rockit had a plan to bring the underground genre to the mainstream. After moving to Austin, TX he realized how massive the brand could...

NPC Nashville 2019: A Look Back

NPC Nashville 2019: A Look Back

Let’s peel back the curtain on the behind-the-scenes of NPC 2019 and even NPC 2018 and give you an idea of what lead up to this year’s event in Chicago. Musicians make music. Obvious, right? Musicians perform for audiences. Yeah, of course. But for a number of reasons...

Nerdcore Profile: JT Music

Nerdcore Profile: JT Music

JT Music is a two man group with a colorful cast of subcontractors rounding out their team. The two primary members are John (aka Pat) and Christian (aka Skull), who grew up across the street from each other in southern Maine. They started JT Music accidentally when...

What is NPC?

What is NPC?

The relationship between content creator and audience is something that can be uniquely fostered to in this new age of media with YouTube, TikTok, and streaming. You can send a tweet to someone you follow and they’ll respond, you can super chat and have the streamer...