Cracknation Records is run by Chicago Composer and Producer Jason Novak, the force behind Acumen Nation and DJ? Acucrack. Jason has produced over 20 albums in the last decade, and toured extensively with KMFDM, Frontline Assembly, Curve, and other bands. Cracknation’s genres include metal, industrial, drum n' bass, breakbeat, techno, shoegazer, cinematic and downtempo. Recent credits include music for HBO’s past and current season of True Blood, commercials, TV shows, and the original soundtrack score for Vogster Entertainment's "Unbound Saga" videogame for PSP and Xbox Live.
Video Games: Vogster "Crimecraft: Bleedout" 2010 (Full Game Soundtrack) Vogster "Unbound Saga" 2009 (Full Game Soundtrack) Xbox "Ddr Extreme" 2007 (1 Track) Xbox "Amped 2" (Licensed 5 Tracks) Xbox "Links 2004" (Composed Intro Theme) Xbox "Mechassault" (Composed Boss Theme) Xbox "Project Gotham Racing 2" (Licensed 7 Tracks)
Tv/Film/Cable: Hbo "True Blood" 5 Episode Licenses (2009-2010) Upn "Americas Next Top Model" 150+ Placements (2007-2010) Fox "Prison Break" Episode License (2005) Cbs "Without A Trace" Episode License (2004) Nbc "Las Vegas" Episode License (2004) Mtv "Inferno","Real World Vs. Road Rules", "Making The Band" "My New Best Friend", "Made", "Real World", "Punk'd" (100+ Placements) Vh1 "Bands On The Run", "Divas", "Kardashians" "Sober House" (100+ Placements)
Commercial Spots: Xbox - Amped 2 (Cable/Tv) - Verizon Wireless - Free Up (Radio/Tv) Right Guard - Extreme Protection (Tv) - Pepsi Cola - Surge (Tv) Old Style - Mickeys (Radio) - Marlboro - Racing Blockbuster Video - Mtv Movie Awards Campaign
Over 20 Albums Written/Produced For Acumen Nation, Dj? Acucrack and more.
ethereal synths and hypnotic pulses melt into trance beats tinged with breaks. strobe light club anthem music, sexy and smooth, good for raves, car commercial, driving, city scapes, urban scenes, Instrumental, Dance, Trance
Bubbly, positive and futuristic, mixing classic techno with breakbeats and otherworldly female backing vocals. fast and frenetic, good for action, car chase, driving, videogames, car commercials, urban living. Instrumental, Dance, Techno
Sci-fi, futuristic and trancey, with percolating synths and intricate programming, dark stabs and otherworldy samples, middle hypnotizing breakdown. Good for plotting, planning, devious brainstorm, scientific, lab scenes, CSI activity, car chase, technology, Instrumental, Dance, Techno
4-on-the-floor futuristic trance track, dark synths and classic spooky keyboards put you amidst the sweat and gyrations of a dark celebratory club. Criminal style, mean and throbbing. Menacing gyrating hot heavy rebellious, city hustler, booty call, urban violence, cardio fitness, extreme sports, Instrumental, Dance, Trance