Storied Video Game Composer "The Fat Man" Presents Virtual Reality Concert on "Second Life"
By: OD Designs - George Sanger
The easiest way to find the show is to use a SLURL (Second Life URL). To get there you have to have this webpage up as well as be logged into Second Life. The Fat Man's The 7th Guest: A Second Life Experience concert is at OD Designs' Sky Porch. Click on the Visit this Location button and you will get a Place Profile that pops up in Second Life which offers a Teleport button at the bottom of Place Profile. When you click on the Teleport button in the Place Profile, your avatar will be teleported to The Fat Man's The 7th Guest: A Second Life. Click this link (http://maps.secondlife.com/
Following up on a successful Second Life concert this time last year, The Fat Man's The 7th Guest: A Second Life Experience showcases an immersive, encore performance by George Sanger, AKA The Fat Man, of the wickedly entertaining music he created for The 7th Guest in this out-of-the-real-
George Sanger's Wikipedia stub describes him in this fashion: (Sanger) "...is an American musician who has composed music for computer and video games, beginning in 1983. Sanger leads the band Team Fat, which also includes fellow video game music composers Dave Govett, Joe McDermott and Kevin Weston Phelan. He has also written a novel, The Fat Man on Game Audio: Tasty Morsels of Sonic Goodness, described by him as, 'a book about game audio wrapped in a biography wrapped in a philosophy on life.'"
The 7th Guest is an award winning computer game created by Trilobyte Games and was the first game to use full rendered 3D animation and navigation. Available today for iOS, MAC and on STEAM, Bill Gates called The 7th Guest "the new standard in interactive entertainment"
Music featured in The Fat Man's "The 7th Guest: A Second Life Experience" concert can be found on The Fat Man's album: "7/11", Music from The 7th Guest and The 11th Hour (https://thefatmanandteamfat.bandcamp.com/