Category: News

We’re Ba…ack!

18 July, 2013 (17:09) | News | No comments

The Captains are back at it for reals.  On June 28 we had a lovely time nerd-rocking the Carousel Lounge, and coming up at the end of August we will be playing at Worldcon, the World Science Fiction Convention, in San Antonio. Have a look at some videos from our performance at the Carousel.  You’ll [...]

New and Improv’d

22 August, 2012 (13:05) | News | No comments

Happy to report that the Captains met this week and have started working on new songs, setlists, and wardrobe choices – all to be unveiled in the coming months. We’re back.

The March of the Merch

14 January, 2009 (09:19) | News | No comments

Captainz gots Merch! Check the Captains home page for a link to our very own geeky online store. Your chance to own a piece of officially sanctioned Captain’s swag. Check the store often for updated designs, and specials! Join the in-crowd! Get your own Captains T-Shirt and Coffee Mug today!

IGC gig report: much goodness

22 November, 2008 (12:51) | News | No comments

Thursday night, November 20, 2008. I think it was our best performance evah! Lots of smiles, laughs, and bopping due to our clinically proven rock formula (not available in stores.) Serious pr0px0rs go out to our IGC hosts who provided appropriate signage AND a bowl of hand sorted brown M&M’s, which were ceremoniously presented in [...]

We’ve had to cancel our MAGFest gig

15 November, 2008 (13:49) | News | No comments

Due to family commitments, we’ve had to cancel our trip to DC to play at the MAGFest New Years Eve party. But you should still go! Looks like a lot of fun. Love and parental responsibilities, Linda

Smell the rock

11 September, 2008 (04:55) | News | No comments

Here’s another opportunity to experience The Captains of the Chess Team in organic 3-D. We will be playing the evening of November 20th at the Independent Game Conference in Austin, TX. Yee haw, no less! Take a gander at our Instance page for more info on this and other shows. Elbow, elbow, wrist, wrist, wrist [...]

New Year’s Eve with The Captains!

4 September, 2008 (17:25) | News | No comments

Come party with The Captains! You know you wanna. We will be playing a New Year’s Eve party at MAGFest at the Hilton Mark Center hotel in Alexandria, Virginia. Click on the Music tab. It says this on the MAGFest website. And we believe it because we read it on the Internet: MAGFest is [...]

Captains in the raw

18 July, 2008 (19:25) | News | No comments

We’ve just posted several recordings of The Captains of the Chess Team “rehearsing”. But we don’t call it rehearsing. That word has too much baggage. We call it farming. Since none of us grew up on farms, we have no farm baggage or potato sackage. We call a recording session cheese making for similar reasons. [...]

AGDC – It’s On!

16 July, 2008 (16:08) | News | No comments

The Captains are now a GO as the live entertainment for the official Austin GDC party – Tuesday, September 16th at Maggie Mae’s on the famous Austin 6th Street. There will be new songs! New Captains! Nude Dancing! Okay, I don’t know about the dancing… See you there! -Bish

IGDA Picnic

2 July, 2008 (11:21) | News, Uncategorized | No comments

Austin Chapter: Chapter Events Archives Once again your mighty Captains will headline the entertainment portion of this year’s IGDA Picnic event at Richard Garriott’s estate. If you’re in the Austin Area – come on out! Last years event was a lot of fun – and now we’ve had a WHOLE YEAR to practice! We’ll just [...]