The Journal of Sound and Music in Games, published by the University of California Press, is now accepting submissions

A special notice from Stephen Baysted (Editor in Chief), Elizabeth Medina-Gray (Associate Editor, North America), and Tim Summers (Associate Editor, Europe): The Journal of Sound and Music in Games (JSMG) is a peer-reviewed journal that presents high-quality research concerning all areas of music and/or sound in games. It serves a diverse community of readers and…

Symposium, Journal, Conferences, and 2019 Plans

Thank you to all of the delegates and presenters at the LSA’s Inaugural Winter Symposium. It was highly rewarding to reconnect with ludomusicologists and meet new scholars from across the country. The topics ranging from locally manufactured PCs, thematic development in cut-scenes, and gameplay participation made for a unique coalescence of disciplines, which was furthered…

Announcement – Inaugural Winter Symposium CfP

The LSA is proud to announce the forthcoming Inaugural Winter Symposium, to be held in Adelaide, South Australia, on Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd July, 2018. We are now soliciting paper proposals focusing on the symposium theme of: Models, Theories and Approaches While recognising concerns idiosyncratic to the sub-discipline, video game music scholarship maintains connections…

Ludo2018 Now Online

‘Soundscapes and Interfaces‘, the Seventh European Conference on Video Game Music and Sound by the Ludomusicology Research Group will open registration soon. Details are: Date: April 13th-15th Venue: HMT Leipzig, Germany Guess Speakers: Michael Austin, Adele Cutting and Kristine Jørgensen. Head to the Ludomusicology Ludo 2018 page for conference information, travel and accomodation details, and impending registration. Looking north,…

Ludo2018 – Announcement & Call for Papers

Exciting news – the Ludo2018 Seventh Easter Conference on Video Game Music and Sound has been announced with a theme of ‘Soundscapes and Interfaces.’ Dates: 13 – 15 April, 2018 Venue: HMT Leipzig (University of Music and Theatre “Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy”), Germany Proposal Deadline: 14 February 2018 (send to ludomusicology@gmail.com with provisional bibliography) Sessions will include auditory soundscapes, interfaces, game music…