Composer/Guitarist based in Liverpool, UK - www.alex-cottrell.com

(Originally posted on 23rd April 2013) Just a quick note that this week there have been some additions to my Bandcamp, with more on the way. Some of them are from university projects, some of them are short commissioned collections for media, and there’s hopefully going to be a new Savage Mojo album in the […]

(Originally posted on 14th April 2013) This weekend (12 – 13th April) I attended the Ludomusicology Easter Conference at the University of Liverpool. Unfortunately, due to work commitments, I could only attend the Friday session, but it was a very intriguing and educational experience so I thought I’d share a bit of information about it […]

(Originally posted on 20th January 2013) The Dungeonlands adventure has been coming for a little while now so, good news! The soundtrack is the first element to be released, with 12 tracks of orchestral fantasy goodness, guaranteed to turn your heroism meter up to 11. You can listen to the short versions of the pieces on […]

(Originally posted on 22nd December 2012) My first soundtrack for publishers Savage Mojo has been released! Brainpowered Beach Party is an RPG adventure for the Suzerain universe, taking characters from a 70s rock concert to a Flash Gordon-esque land where Egyptian gods test the mettle of mortals. This accompanying OST is 42 minutes full of rock guitars […]

 (Originally posted 10th December 2012) GameDevNorth is a monthly meetup of people living in the North-West of England and involved in the games industry. The event was attended by roughly 60 people and was sponsored by Ubisoft Reflections , Microsoft and Sheridans. I was there on Saturday night (8th) and had a good time meeting all […]