Featured Artist: Cheat Codes
In video games, cheat codes are button combinations entered to change the game's behavior, alter a character's looks and abilities, skip levels, or access other hidden features. You're probably nodding your head thinking...Up Up Down Down Left Right Left Right B A Start right now. Well, in the music game, Cheat Codes (Matthew Russell, Trevor Dahl, Kevin Ford) get a leg up (or 9 lives if we're sticking to the Contra code) by cleverly merging together their diverse backgrounds, a myriad of genres that range from electronic to hip to pop, and live instrumentation that ensures nobody sounds quite like them. Together they embody all the best elements of their namesake. Their music will take you to shiny new levels and you'll annoy your friends for finding out about them first.