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Random Encounter

Random Encounter

Rock / Video Game Rock / Progressive Orlando, FL  US
Frog's Theme
Frog's Theme
Another World
Another World
Purple Angel
Purple Angel
Katamari on the Rocks
Katamari on the Rocks


  • Cover 2
    LET ME TELL YOU A STORY Released on Sep 21, 2013
  • Mother
    72 Hours in the Ocean with your Mother Released on Aug 3, 2012
  • 1918871926-1
    Unavenged Released on Feb 27, 2011


Random Encounter - Clash & Vampire Killer - Nerdapalooza 2011


  • Sat

    Feb 21

    Orlando, FL, US | 7:00pm

    The Returners (The Returners - VGM) are returning to Orlando! They'll be coming from Austin, TX to The Geek Easy on Saturday Feb 21st and they'll be joined by our friends Random Encounter, Sci-Fried, and The Detectives for an amazing party! All 4 acts were at Orlando Nerd Fest for #onf2014 so it'll be like a little reunion! It's gonna be a great time, and best of all, it's going to be COMPLETELY FREE, so spread the word, come to the show, hang out and have fun! SHOW STARTS PROMPTLY at 8pm so get there early, have some food, grab a drink, and play some video games! We will also be streaming the show on our Twitch.TV channel at http://twitch.tv/orlandonerdfest so make sure that you don't miss out!

  • 2014

    Aug 9

    Orlando, FL, US | 12:00pm

    The Orlando Nerd Fest is an annual celebration of nerd music and culture. The festival is commonly referred to by it’s acronym ONF. (ie. #ONF2014) I cannot even begin to explain/comprehend the number of acts that are going to be here: http://orlandonerdfest.com/onf-performers/

  • 2014

    Jul 11

    Tampa, FL, US | 8:00pm

    We're finally back at Metrocon. Let's rock it Friday night. [Show in the Special Events Room]

  • 2014

    Jun 7

    Orlando, FL, US | 6:00pm

    Free if you're a UCF student~ We're back at UCF this year for Knightrokon, and we're gonna rock it and hangout! Plus we all really wanna meet Dante Basco, Janet Varney, and Jennifer Hale :3

  • 2014

    May 31

    Orlando, FL, US | 8:00pm

    HALF WAY TO HALLOWEEN. BETTER DRESS UP Come celebrate the end of Free Comic Book May with an awesome FREE half way to Halloween PARTY! Halloween games, cheesy Halloween movies, and.... Everyone that comes in costume get a FREE BAG OF COMICS/CANDY/SWAG!!! For an EXTRA SPECIAL PARTY you need LIVE MUSIC! Random Encounter- Video Game Rock Voted #1 Rock Act in Orlando 2013 Caffiends-Pop Punk P A R T Y!!! Claire and The Potatoes-Pop Voted #1 Pop Act in Orlando 2013 Control This-Ska/Rocksteady Orlando's hottest ska, rocksteady & reggae group!


  • Moose the Drummer
  • Flying Careless
  • Random Encounter Live @ Will's Pub 4/25/2011


Sounds Like: The Protomen, They Might Be Giants, PowerGlove, Incubus, I Fight Dragons

Label: Shin-Ra Electric Records

Manager: Self

Bio: Random Encounter is an independent video game rock band from Orlando that features an accordion as the lead instrument. Dedicated to the creation and performance of high energy music, Random Encounter plays originals inspired from video games, and covers from video games.

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One yeah later.
Apr 8, 2013

We're in full swing in the next album. It's going to be amazing. Apparently I'... [more]

Apr 8, 2012

Haven't updated this in awhile. Like. Over a year. Whatever. We're still doing t... [more]


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Q: I bought one of your albums at Ancient City Con. I am wondering where I can buy more of your music

A: www.RandomEncounter.com We have a very thorough online store and all the money we get there goes towards supporting the band. Works Include: Unavenged (The band's first studio album) Self Titled (A limited edition demo album) 72 Hours in the Ocean with your Mother (A single containing an alternate recording of -72 hours-) Side projects include: Pixel Glass (Careless's side project) Bitavenged (Kit's side project) http://randomencounter.bandcamp.com/album/bitavenged-ep You can also find us on itunes amazon.com and just about anywhere digital music is sold.

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