Kate Rogers is a video game music scholar living in Portland, OR. She holds a PhD in Historical Musicology from Case Western Reserve University and is the former Associate Education Content Editor of Rock Hall EDU, the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame’s digital learning platform. Kate has presented her work at the annual meetings of the North American Conference on Video Game Music, the Society for American Music, and the American Musicological Society. She is currently working on a manuscript about the American video arcade soundscape and its intersections with popular music. An avid gamer herself, Kate’s current favorite video games to play include Elder Scrolls Online, Final Fantasy VII, and Crypt of the Necrodancer.