Rob and Pernell are joined with special guest Matt to discuss music in racing games. Continue reading Episode 1-10 Racing
Rob and Pernell go shopping for great video game music! Continue reading Episode 1-9 Shopping
This week we talk about cutscenes and “event music” in video games. This is the music that can sometimes get overlooked for the music that occurs during the action. We listen to some classics, some deeper cuts, and some rockin 8-bit guitar solos! Track list: Cutscene – Target Renegade – NES – Tim Follin Awakenings Legend – Revelations Persona – Kenichi Tsuchiya, Hidehito Aoki, Misaki … Continue reading Episode 1-8 Cutscenes
Our first podcast of the new year is another game series focus, this time on the epic Ys.
Get ready for funky beats, 80s rock jams, and some heavy guitar solos. This episode has got it all.
Equip yourself with these great tunes and get ready to level up with Rob and Pernell! Continue reading Episode 1-7 Ys
We celebrate the holidays with music from snow and ice levels. There are cool keyboard solos and festive bells throughout the tracks to get you in the holiday spirit. So what are you waiting for? Get down with these hot tracks to keep you warm during this cold season! Track list: Sphere 3 – Neutopia 2 – Turbo Grafx 16 – Keita Hoshi Round 5-2 Ice … Continue reading Episode 1-6 16 bit Christmas
This week we’re listening to tunes with a special guest. Orvie Thumel is the games organizer for Magfest, the famous music and gaming festival. This episode has covers and remixes from many genres. There’s rock, folk, hip-hop, funk, and a big-bad-brass track that gets Pernell dancing! Continue reading Episode 1-5 Covers and Remixes
A new podcast approaches! This week we listen to tracks from post-apocalyptic role playing games that span across 2 decades of video game history. Shin Megami Tensei, or “Megaten” games are in our music sniper-scope this week. So give it a listen! Or you can talk to it, and try to persuade it to join your party. Track List: Ginza – Shin Megami Tensei – … Continue reading Episode 1-4 Shin Megami Tensei
Catchy melodies and state-of-the-art NES sound technology is what this episode is all about! Also, Pernell gets really into a Gimmick! track. So let’s have a listen and appreciate the awesome sounds of the Sunsoft bass sample! Track list: Area 5 – Blaster Master – Naoki Kodaka Area 7 – Blaster Master – Naoki Kodaka Stage 4 – Batman – Naoki Kodaka, Nobuyuki Hara Stage 3 … Continue reading Episode 1-3 NES Sunsoft
This week we’re combining two of our favorite things: The Sega Dreamcast and shmup games! Track List: I Hate Tha Sun – Radirgy – Daisuke Nagata 24 / 7 – Radirgy – Kou Hayashi Step of Battle – Bangai-o – Toshiya Yamanaka, Aki Hata, Kazuo Hanzawa Mazin! Core – Bangai-o – Toshiya Yamanaka, Aki Hata, Kazuo Hanzawa Stage 1 – XYDONIA– Dario Fantini (http://breakingbytes.tumblr.com/) Blaster … Continue reading Episode 1-2 Dreamcast Shmups
Rob and Pernell listen to their favorite music from the Contra series. Big guns, big bosses, and big fun! Continue reading Episode 1-1 Contra