Rob and Pernell hit the ice, run on the field, and serve up some great video game music this week. Pernell hits a slam dunk with music from a golf game, and Rob does a hat-trick with some great music from a golf game! All of these tracks are a straight-up-groove, and Pernell can’t contain the funk any longer.
Go ninja, go ninja, go! This week is another game series focus, Ninja Gaiden! Your hosts decide to focus only on the NES games in the series, since there’s a wealth of great music from each game. Rob puts on his deep and sexy voice, and Pernell complains about birds. We’ve got it all!
So grab the dragon sword and prepare your arc of the fire wheel, it’s time for some great video game music!
We match 3, clear rows of lines, and dump garbage blocks in this exciting new episode. Puzzle games is this week’s topic! The hosts talk about their shared love OF the genre, and how it brought them together as friends. And sometimes enemies, because Pernell is too good at Magical Drop and must be stopped at all costs.
There is music across a variety of game systems, so there is something for everybody! Get down with the Rhythm and Pixels!
It’s time to throw down and listen to great video game music! We tell stories of playing arcade beat’em ups in the arcades, and Rob sets a romantic mood with a special track from Cadillacs and Dinosaurs.
Industrial Area – Final Fight – Arcade – Manami Matsumae, Yoshihiro Sakaguchi, Yasuaki Fujita, Hiromitsu Takaoka, Yoko Shimomura, Junko Tamiya, Harumi Fujita
Opening – Alien Vs Predator – Arcade – Hideki Okugawa
Moe’s Tavern – The Simpsons – Arcade – Norio Hanzawa
Ending Theme – Cadillacs and Dinosaurs – Arcade – Isao Abe, Syun Nishigaki
TMNT IV Star Turtles II: The Wrath of Mann – SnuggleMen
Beat ’em Up Boggie – Zackery Wilson
Las Vegas Stage 3 – Ninja Baseball Batman – Arcade – Unknown
Sometimes you float, sometimes you swim, but usually you just die instantly! This week on the podcast we listen to great music used in video game water levels. Our selections range from chill to heavy rock, but still all sound watery!
Grab your swimsuit and goggles, the Rhythm and Pixels are going into the VGM deep end!
Round 2-1 Splashdown! – Ristar – Genesis – Tomoko Sasaki
Seaside Theme – Dragons Curse – Turbografx 16 – Shinichi Sakamoto
Save the Dam! – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles – NES – Keizo Nakamura
Swimming Against The Stream – Rayman Origins – Xbox 360 – Christophe Heral
Aquatic Ambiance – Donkey Kong Country – SNES – David Wise
Dive Man – Mega Man 4 – NES – Kouji Murata
Promise of Redemption – The Megas
Hydrocity Zone Remix – Plasma3Music
Koopa Beach – Super Mario Kart – SNES – Soya Oka Continue reading Episode 2-6 Water Levels
A wild podcast appears! The Rhythm and Pixels team is blasting off at the speed of music, because this week we’re talking about all things Pokemon. To celebrate the 20th anniversary of Pokemon, we’re covering music from all of the handheld console “eras”. Helping us celebrate is special guest Mike Ward, musician and Pokemon addict.
So flip that hat backwards, get your Bulbasaurs and Charmanders ready, it’s time for great video game music!
Rob and Pernell listen to great music from fighting games. Continue reading Episode 2-4 Fighting Games
Rob and Pernell listen to music from shooters on the SNES Continue reading Episode 2-3 SNES Shmups
Rob and Pernell listen to great music from RPG titles on the Sega Genesis. Continue reading Episode 2-2 Genesis RPGs
Rob and Pernell listen to music from the Phoenix Wright series. Continue reading Episode 2-1 Phoenix Wright