Episode 8-6 Classical Music

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Brass! Strings! Percussion! This week we listen to music inspired by the classics, though we often find classical pieces adapted for video games. So why not showcase a little bit of both! Also, Rob tries-out for a position at NPR and Pernell has a serious Persona addiction.

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Ever wanted to see a podcast recording in person? Well now is your chance! We will be recording an episode of R&P at Too Many Games convention this year! Check out the website and get yourself registered! We would love to see you there!

Track list:

  1. Ecliptic – Intelligent Qube – Playstation – Takayuki Hattori
  2. Vs Type C – Yoshi’s Cookie – Gameboy – Akira Nobuya, Noriko Tsutomu
  3. Wood Carving Paritia – Symphony of the Night – Playstation – Michiru Yamane
  4. Velvet Nameless Arrange – Persona 2 Eternal Punishment  – Playstation – Toshiko Tasaki, Kenichi Tsuchiya, Masaki Kurokawa
  5. In Awe of the Power – Shadow of the Colossus – Playstation 2 – Kow Otani
  6. William Tell Overture Part 2 The Storm and Part 3 The Rans des – Catherine – Playstation 2 – Shoji Meguro
  7. Waterside – Blue Dragon – Xbox 360 – Nobuo Uematsu
  8. Mega Man 3 Intro on Piano – Daniel Jansen
  9. Ending (Orchestral) – Tactics Ogre – Playstation – Hitoshi Sakimoto, Masaharu Iwata

Download episode 8-6 here!

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Episode 8-5 FM Towns

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Rob and Pernell go to town on another popular Japanese computer system, the Fujitsu FM Towns! We’ve got some more excellent FM synth rockers, but more importantly this show is about Quad City DJs and the Miami Sound System.

Track list:

  1. Intermediate Race – Marble Madness – FM Towns – Brad Fuller, David Wise
  2. Beyond the Galaxy – Galaxy Force II – FM Towns – CRI Sound Team
  3. Writhing in Agony Aren’t You – Dragon Half – FM Towns – Tadahiro Nitta
  4. Story Mode – Asuka 120% Excellent Burning Fest – FM Towns – Keishi Yonao
  5. Mellow Device – Genocide 2 – FM Towns – Hideyuki Shimono, Naoyuki Kimura
  6. Swear – Rayxamber – FM Towns – Yasuhito Saido
  7. Princess Slammer 2 – FMFlameNinja
  8. Puyo Puyo Night Fever – MatrixMarioX
  9. Endless Road – Genocide 2 – FM Towns – Hideyuki Shimono, Naoyuki Kimura

Download episode 8-5 here!

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Episode 8-4 PC-98

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Classic Japanese computer systems? We can do that! This week your hosts go on an adventure into awesome FM synth music and a surprising amount of risque RPGs! The NEC PC-98 series of computers were also the birth-place of Touhou Project, so you know there’s going to be some great shmup style tracks too! Let’s do this!

Track list:

  1. To Believe is a Power! – Only You Sekimatsu no Juliet-tachi – PC-98 – Shade
  2. Level 6 – Marble Cooking – PC-98 – Kasumi Mirai
  3. Mugen Yuugi: Dream War – Touhou Yumejikuu: Phantasmagoria of Dim. Dream (3rd in series) – PC-98 – ZUN (Jun’ya Ota)
  4. Tea All You – Variable Geo – PC-98 – Takahiro Yonemura, Naoya Shimokawa, Tatsuya Watarai
  5. E.N.K.A. – Flame Zapper Kotsujin – PC-98 – Nobuhisa Shinoda
  6. Jungle exploration – Popful Mail  – PC-98 – Mieko Ishikawa, Atsushi Shirakawa
  7. Think of You (Bad Apple!! Stage 3 Lotus Land Story) – NJK Records (Toho Euro Flash Vol. 1)
  8. Campanile of Lane Freedom Mix – coba
  9. Level 7 – Xanadu II: Remix – PC-98 – Falcom Soundteam

Download episode 8-4 here!

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Episode 8-3: Lounge Music

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We’re all danced out, so it’s time to hit the lounge. We focus on another musical sub-genre of sorts, the chilled-out jazzy lounge music. It gets a little funky, it gets a little “elevator”, but it’s all so good.

Track list:

  1. Zodiac – Persona 2 Innocent Sin – Playstation – Toshiko Tasaki, Kenichi Tsuchiya, Masaki Kurokawa
  2. Main Menu – Mahjong Club – Super Famicom – Natsu System Sound Team
  3. In The Bar – Streets of Rage 2 – Genesis – Yuzo Koshiro
  4. Sun Rise Purple – Battle Mania Daiginjou – Mega Drive – Hiroto Kanno
  5. Desert Rain – Cross Edge – Playstation 3 – Kenji Kaneko
  6. BGM 7 – Super F1 Circus 3 – Super Famicom – Unknown
  7. Faxanadu Funk Fusion – virt / Jake Kaufman
  8. Sky Diving – Pilotwings – Soyo Oka, Arranged and performed by Takami Asano
  9. Parts Shop – Drift King Shutokou Battle 2 – Super Famicom- BPS Sound Team

Download episode 8-3 here!

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Episode 8-2: Dance Music

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Last night a DJ saved my life with a 1-up! Our next two episodes will “club music” focused, with this episode being dance music. We’re talking four-to-the-floor beats, massive sub-woofers, and all the glow-sticks you can eat! We also talk about dancing at weddings (which we love to do) and fall in love with Yuzo Koshiro all over again.

Join us on the dance-floor, it’s going to be massive!

Track list:

  1. Rave Dance Tune (Bonus Stage) – Cool Spot – Genesis – Tommy Tallarico
  2. Disco descent – Crypt of the Necrodancer – Playstation 4, Steam – Danny Baronofsky
  3. Electric Toothbrush – Jet Set Radio – Dreamcast – Toronto (Tomonori Sawada)
  4. Johnny C. Bad – Final Fantasy VI – Super Nintendo – Nobuo Uematsu
  5. Circuit Theme A – Top Gear – Super Nintendo – Barry Leitch
  6. The Poets 2 – Streets of Rage 3 – Genesis – Yuzo Koshiro, Motohiro Kawashima
  7. Go Straight – Doni applebadge-sm
  8. Hydrocity Act 2 – JemenJ
  9. Wild Fields – Crystalis- NES – Yoko Osaka

Download episode 8-2 here!

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