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Episode 15-4 Dragons with Gunblade X

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Dragons have invaded the podcast, and we are the only ones to stop them! Or rather, we are here to tame them! We will ride them, RIDE THEM TO VICTORY! Joining us on this adventure is the video game rock band Gunblade X. Grab your sword, your shield, and be prepared to ROCK.

Gunblade X

Gunblade X serves up an explosive concoction of video game music, progressive rock, and heavy metal. Fueled by a desire to tell the stores of their games, the band brings a unique blend of arranged video game soundtracks and original video game-based tunes to the greater DC area.

Check out their new album coming this month!

 

Track list:

  1. Ridley’s Theme – Super Metroid – Super Nintendo – Kenji Yamamoto
  2. Stage 1 – Cyvern: The Dragon Weapons – Arcade (Kaneko) – Katsuya Yoneda
  3. Dragon’s Lair – Sonic & The Black Knight – Wii – Howard Drossin
  4. Counterattack – Shadow of the Colossus – PlayStation 2 – Kou Otani
  5. Main BGM Dragon’s Eye – Dragon’s Eye Plus: Shanghai III – Genesis – Eurythm
  6. Battlefield UE77 – 7th Dragon III: Code VFD – Nintendo 3DS – Yuzo Koshiro
  7. Elemental Master (Elemental Master, Gen) – Gunblade X
  8. Double Dragon III J! Groove (Dragon to the World In Japan) – Joshua Morse
  9. Area 2 Volcano Remix (Dragon Spirit) – FROG8bit(TADPOLE MUSIC)
  10. Field – Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II (Nihon Falcom) – Mega Drive – Mieko Ishikawa, Atsushi Shirakawa

 

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Episode 15-3 Dreams

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Sit down on our couch, close your eyes, and tell us about your dreams. We listen to music from games based on dreams, games about dreams, and music designed to put you in a dream-like state. Also, Pernell is coming after Best Buy, lots of broccoli talk, and music that ranges from chill to insane.

Track list:

  1.  Fields – Anodyne – Steam – Sean Han Tani
  2. Oriental Grill – LSD: Dream Emulator – PlayStation – Osamu Sato
  3. E-LE-KI Sparkle – NiGHTS into Dreams – Sega Saturn – Naofumi Hataya, Tomoko Sasaki, Fumie Kumatani
  4. Peaceful Sheep – Escape Goat 2 – Steam, PlayStation 4 – MagicalTimeBean
  5. Val’s Dream treasure hunter side – Dual Hearts – PlayStation 2 – Tetsuo Ishikawa, Masala Nishid
  6. The Summoning – Final Fantasy X HD Remaster – PlayStation 4 – Junya Nakano
  7. Urban Museum – OCRemix NiGHTS Lucid Dreaming Album
  8. Try Hard (DKC2, Stickerbrush Symphony) – Doni Cordoni
  9. The 2020 – Vegas Dream – Super Nintendo – Kimitaka Matsumae

 

Episode 15-2 Brass Instruments with Mitchel Wong

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We listen to video game music with brass instruments, front and center. This means trombones, saxophones, and trumpets! Expect music from across the game console spectrum, from the SNES to the Sega Saturn, we’ve got it!

Joining us this week is composer, sound designer, and trombonist Mitchel Wong! He talks about his love game music, his new project Kine, and we get deep into RPG and fighting game talk!

 

Find more at mitchelwongaudio.com

Learn more about his upcoming game Kine, developed by Gwen Frey.

Track list:

  1. Rusty Bucket Bay – Banjo Kazooie – N64 – Grant Kirkhope
  2. Bravo Company – Opoona – Wii – Hitoshi Sakimoto, Noriyuki Kamikura, Masaharu Iwata, Mitsuhiro Kaneda, Kimihiro Abe, Manabu Namiki
  3. Hey Cid! – Final Fantasy 4 – SNES – Nobuo Uematsu
  4. The Tense Teacher – Incredible Crisis – PSX – Tokyo Ska Orchestra
  5. Little Did They Sleep – The Banner Saga – Xbox, PS4, Switch – Austin Wintory
  6. Jazzy Sabotage- Guardian Heroes – Sega Saturn – Katsuhiko Suzuki, Norio Hanzawa
  7. Mii Channel Ska Style – Ska Tune Network
  8. Sharp Eyes (Street Fighter III: 2nd Impact) – The Consouls
  9. In The Bar (Streets of Rage 2) – The Consouls
  10. King DeeDeeDe’s Theme – Super Smash Bros. – N64 – Yoko Shimomura