I am a composer, sound designer, hardware designer and programmer who is enthusiastic about gaming and game mods. I feel like gaming is the future of multimedia entertainment and the storytelling of today. I am especially interested in generative music and interactive music, that further immerses the user in the virtual world. I have built robots that compose music, data-driven algorithmic music, forward thinking electronica track, full symphonic works, multiple chamber works and have played in and composed for award-winning electro acoustic ensembles. You can read my blog www.simiansblog.com

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0 comments by the_simian on Mar 18th, 2013

I don't update my profile here very often, but I recently worked on a small thing that I figured those who listen to my music might like. Its just a very short animated intro and chiptunes track I made for a Usergroup I run in my city.

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Charlie_Calstah
Charlie_Calstah Oct 9 2014, 4:11pm says:

You've gone ded, blad.

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Lucífer
Lucífer Jan 3 2013, 7:03pm says:

Hey! You owe me $10!

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the_simian
the_simian Mar 18 2013, 7:20pm replied:

Is that pounds or american doll hairs?

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melni✖ofia
melni✖ofia Mar 9 2011, 2:50am says:

Hehe nice pic

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bloodstalker
bloodstalker Jan 23 2011, 11:32pm says:

hey,uve been gone for a while, now, havent u?
hope u ok.

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the_simian
the_simian Feb 5 2011, 4:07pm replied:

I'm still around. just now getting time to work on this kind of stuff again!

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Dr.Doozer
Dr.Doozer Feb 24 2011, 2:50pm replied:

Great to see you back Jesse.

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jjawinte
jjawinte Jan 15 2011, 3:23pm says:

Hello there Maestro. You look to be a very busy guy these days ! Good for you man ! All the best.

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the_simian
the_simian Jan 15 2011, 11:10pm replied:

Yeah, working on a new mod called "scintilla"

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pandemic--hour
pandemic--hour Jan 5 2011, 6:29am says:

i listen to your music in my spare time and while working :) they are really good!

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