James Landino is an internationally recognized video game/anime composer and DJ based out of Los Angeles, California. His influence of electronic music bridges the gap of gaming, anime, and dance music culture together, amassing millions of plays across multiple platforms.
He is best known for his work on the musically acclaimed video game NO STRAIGHT ROADS, along with other projects including OMEGA STRIKERS, TOWER OF GOD, ROBLOX, CHUNITHM, OSU!, RWBY, CYTUS II, AMPLITUDE HD, PUBG MOBILE and DROPMIX.
Once an audio developer for HARMONIX MUSIC SYSTEMS, James now works full time as an independent talent working with the entertainment industry’s acclaimed professionals. His notable clients and musical collaborations include: SEGA, SQUARE ENIX, MONSTERCAT, SONY, CRUNCHYROLL, TENCENT, STUDIO TRIGGER, and ROOSTER TEETH.
James tours around the world at various events as a performer and speaker celebrating video games and anime, sharing the stage with renowned acts M-FLO, TEDDYLOID, MOESHOP, and DEMONDICE. He collaborates with internationally recognized artists creating remixes and originals for talent such as: KUMI KODA, FLOW, NANO, and TOKYO MACHINE. Recently he founded RARE DROP, a music publishing and artist management company representing music talent in the video game industry.