COMPTROLLER

Comptroller
updated : 10 05 2021 20:33:42

Chiptune / chipmusic / music made with old machines.

Based in Edinburgh, Scotland.

NEWS:
20/03/21: I have a track on Pterodactyl Squad's new compilation 'Train Radio' - a collection of Japanese train jingles covered by chip / electronic artists. Great concept & fantastic line-up, check it out.

## Social:

BANDCAMP / SOUNDCLOUD / TWITTER / YOUTUBE

## Select releases:

10yrs_十年_10yrs [2016]

A collection of unreleased/lost/weird stuff, marking 10 years of Comptroller (2006-2016).

BLUE VIDEO ROMANCE [2015]

4 dense LGPT strikes inspired by early exposure to Japanese cultural exports.

Baddies [2011]

4 dense bursts of melodic electrodirt direct from a Nintendo Game Boy. Urgent rhythms, dark sounds.

## Tools:

Game Boy + LSDJ / PSP + LGPT / C64 + SID-Wizard / ???

Photo by Sydney Plumey

## Full discography:

ALBUMS & EPs

2020

Self released

2016

Self released

2015

Self released

2014

OSC BOX Records

2012

Datathrash Recordings

2011

CalmDownKidder Records

2010

Self released

T-Shirt EP [handful of copies included with t-shirts sold online]

2010

Self released

2009

GM4A


SPLITS

2016

INST/DEL

You Play A Good Game Boy [split w/ arcadecoma., 1/2 songs]

2010

Ultratone Records

Dance! Dance! Extratone [split w/ Annoying Ringtone, 2/4 songs]


COMPILATION TRACKS

2021

Pterodactyl Squad

Loop Service Rider [from 'Train Radio']

2017

Chippanze + Kittenrock

Caves of Drach [from 'Balearic Beats vol 43 – Chipmusic sounds of summer']

2016

Pterodactyl Squad

Possibilities [from 'Weezer - The Second 8-Bit Album']

2015

SKW

Ghostwriter (Comptroller Skweee Mix) [from 'Ghostwriter Remixes']

2014

Dual Mode Records

Moozle Theme & DECKO [from 'Goodbye Wi-Fi D.I.Y.']

2014

OSC Box Records

2013

Stockwave Music

Azure Mountains 03 [from 'Stockwave 001']

2013

Superbyte

FELD MANUEL [from 'Superbyte 2013 Kickstarter Album']

2012

Trash N Core

29-11-86 (Berlin Version) [listed as 'Live at Trash N Core'][from 'Trash N Core Sampler 1']

2012

Pterodactyl Squad

Assault on Precinct 13 [from 'It's All In the Reflexes: A John Carpenter Tribute']

2011

TCTD

CRFM20XX [from 'Chip In: Japan!']

2010

Ultrachip

Crack Pinocchio [from 'Ultrachip VS Forest Closure']


SOUNDTRACKS

2012

EpicVessel Games

2010

Ninja Coders

Hyperactive Ninja [partial OST]


MISCELLANEOUS

2015

Weekly Treats

2015

Weekly Treats

2013

Weekly Treats


ASSOCIATED PROJECTS

2016

Misbits - LegSDJ of PU1tality [Misfits chip cover band with Bart Men of Mega]

2016

Bubblegum Krisis Klub - Volume 1 [Vaporwave vision, 2032]

2010

Beats of Rage - Beats of Rage [Chiptune Digital Hardcore activists from alt-2019]

## Gig history:

30/05/20

CHIPFEST CYBERSPACE

19/03/16

1H1D!!! @ Cafe la Siesta, Kyoto

19/02/16

EINDBAAS 19½ @ ACU, Utrecht

30/01/16

Pico Pico 03 @ Olympic Cafe, Paris

23/10/15

ChipFest 13 @ Maguire's Pizza Bar, Liverpool

05/09/15

Binary School @ Drummonds, Aberdeen

05/06/15

8 Bit Nights @ Broadcast, Glasgow

15/11/14

The Washington, Sheffield

14/11/14

INST/DEL @ Banshee Labyrinth, Edinburgh

08/08/14

secret sound system party, Edinburgh

02/05/14

Stunfest, Rennes, France

08/11/13

INST/DEL @ Banshee Labyrinth, Edinburgh

12/10/13

Bitgrid @ Kavka Jc, Antwerp, Belgium

11/10/13

Bits & Beer, Utrecht

04/10/13

8 Bit Nights @ The Roxy, Glasgow

14/09/13

SuperByte @ Jabez Clegg, Manchester

03/05/13

Ultrachip @ Banshee Labyrinth, Edinburgh

28/03/13

Henry's Cellar Bar, Edinburgh

09/02/13

INST/DEL @ Banshee Labyrinth, Edinburgh

07/12/12

Hypstonite @ Teviot, Edinburgh

16/11/12

MegaByte vs 8 Bit Nights, Manchester

16/08/12

Henry's Cellar Bar, Edinburgh

13/07/12

!House Party!, Amsterdam

12/07/12

Dance to the Bit @ Roodkapje, Rotterdam

07/07/12

Trash N Core 12 @ Canteatro, Berlin

07/04/12

Dee-Con @ DUSU, Dundee

31/03/12

8 Bit Nights @ The Art School, Glasgow

27/01/12

8 Bit Nights @ The Captain's Rest, Glasgow

18/10/11

The Wee Red Bar, Edinburgh

17/10/11

8 Bit Nights @ Buff Club, Glasgow

27/08/11

ChipFest 6 @ Bier Kellar, Liverpool

26/08/11

Lo Bit Underground vol2 @ Star & Shadow Cinema, Newcastle

20/08/11

Ultrachip @ The Forest, Edinburgh

06/08/11

Henry's Cellar Bar, Edinburgh

18/03/11

The Forest, Edinburgh

17/03/11

Hard Chips 3 @ The Tunnels, Aberdeen

05/03/11

D-Con @ DUSU, Dundee

08/12/10

Hard Chips 2 @ Cafe Drummond, Aberdeen

22/10/10

Public Life, London

19/10/10

Hard Chips @ The Tunnels, Aberdeen

03/09/10

The Tunnels, Aberdeen

21/08/10

Ultrachip @ The Forest, Edinburgh

13/06/10

Cafe Drummond, Aberdeen

12/06/10

Henry's Cellar Bar, Edinburgh

11/06/10

13th Note, Glasgow

22/01/10

Drouthy Neebors, Dundee

04/12/09

Cellar 35, Aberdeen

16/10/09

Project Slogan, Aberdeen

01/04/07

The Tunnels, Aberdeen