Sigmas strolling at Rochester Institute of Technology's Stroll Competition
(WHAM-TV): Jenn Hinton, assistant director of Rochester Institute of Technology's MAGIC Center, discusses RIT's role in Fusion Fest 2016. To raise awareness for video games as a diversionary activity for people with cancer and to raise money for cancer organizations, RIT’s Electronic Gaming Society has teamed up with Cancer Wellness Connections to present Fusion Fest ’16—a video game LAN party taking place Feb. 5–6, at RIT and shared virtually via live-streaming.
Buy Sigma's album 'Life' today containing 'Coming Home' iTunes: http://po.st/N23fVQ Amazon: http://po.st/oBfGvV Benelux: https://NEWSRecords.lnk.to/lifedeluxe Subscribe to Sigma on VEVO: https://www.youtube.com/user/SigmaVEVO 'Coming Home' available here: iTunes: http://po.st/ComingHomeit iTunes Remixes: http://po.st/ComingHomeRemixes Apple Music: http://po.st/ComingHomeA Spotify: http://po.st/ComingHomeSp Google Play: http://po.st/ComingHomeGplay http://www.twitter.com/sigmahq http://www.facebook.com/sigmahq https://www.soundcloud.com/sigmahq https://instagram.com/sigmahq https://twitter.com/RitaOra https://www.facebook.com/RitaOra https://instagram.com/ritaora/ http://www.3beat.co.uk http://www.twitter.com/3beatmusic http://www.facebook.com/3beatmusic http://www.youtube.com/user/3BeatProductions http://www.soundcloud.com/3beat Sigma & Rita Ora’s ‘Coming Home’ is the new single from Sigma’s debut album, ‘Life’. Unveiled this morning across UK radio, ‘Coming Home’ was the highlight of Cam and Joe’s recent Roundhouse show, when Rita joined them to perform the track live for the first time. The single is available to download from Friday 6th November, and as an iTunes ‘Instant Grat’ for fans who pre-order ‘Life’. ‘Coming Home’ sees Sigma once again collaborate with UK songwriting giants TMS and Wayne Hector (with whom they made ‘Changing’), and a stunning, acoustic version is available on the album. Across ‘Life’s’ 20 tracks (on the deluxe edition), Cameron Edwards and Joe Lenzie have combined the UK’s hottest stars with the next wave of new British talent. Alongside Rita Ora, ‘Life’ features a dizzying array of collaborators including Ella Eyre, Ella Henderson, Diztortion, Maverick Sabre, Paloma Faith, Labrinth, Jacob Banks, Jetta, Bartoven, Majestic, Doctor, Nicole Jackson, and Ina Wroldsen. Forged in the white-heat of drum & bass’s Noughties revival, Sigma have now sold over 2 million singles, with 4 hit records (2x OCC No.1s, 3 iTunes No.1s) and 2 platinum awards to date. They’ve received 2 Brits nominations, sold out their debut live tour, and played festival main stages across the world with performances including Glastonbury, Bestival, Reading & Leeds, V, T In The Park, Creamfields, SW4, EDC, Pukklepop, Sziget and beyond. They’re also the only drum & bass outfit to have performed at the BAFTAs ceremony one night, and a warehouse rave the next. Sigma met at university while balancing raving and studying; two characters from different backgrounds (but with somewhat equally misspent youths) brought together by a shared love of hip hop and the unifying nature of Nineties post-rave dancefloors. Joe, who started learning the violin aged 3, swapped his strings, drums and keyboards for a pair of decks in his early teens, becoming a former DMC UK Champion scratch DJ when he was just 16. He started DJing at the nights that Cam – a jazz obsessive who’d become fascinated by jungle – was promoting in Leeds, they then began playing together, and later pooled their loans to buy production equipment to start creating their own music. As the band put it, their seemingly overnight success “has taken 10 years of sleepless nights”. The last 18 months have been full of life-changing, pinch-yourself moments for both Cam and Joe, and ‘Life’ captures these ups (and downs). Alongside the hits ‘Nobody To Love’, ‘Changing’, ‘Higher’, and ‘Glitterball’, is recent single and live set opener, ‘Redemption’. The collaborations with Rita Ora (‘Coming Home’), Ella Eyre (‘Good Times’), and Maverick Sabre (‘Broken Promises’), are just some of ‘Life’s’ many standout tracks. Few debut albums contain so many hits before they’re released, but Sigma’s knack for turning soaring strings and heavy breakbeats into blow-your-speakers chart anthems shows why they’re set to dominate radio playlists and festival arenas for years to come. Sigma have just completed their 10 date UK and Ireland live tour, which began with a sold out Warehouse Project show in Manchester, with further shows at London's Roundhouse, Newcastle, Dublin, Bristol, Sheffield, Portsmouth, Oxford, and Norwich.
Brian Larson, associate professor of film and animation, and Nick Iannaco, fourth-year film and animation student, are interviewed on WUHF-TV to preview Rochester's Fast Forward Film Festival.
Images from the fourth annual Imagine RIT Innovation + Creativity Festival held at Rochester Institute of Techology Several NTID students, faculty and staff participated.
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The RIT community welcomes the Class of 2020 with the annual Tiger Walk and Convocation for New Students and Families. CAMPUSLIFE