Enjoy a selection of mostly classic 8 and 16 bit tracks composed for video game cutscenes! Bonus trivia! The picture of Rob riding the chocobo was lifted from a picture of him riding a statue of a horse in Pittsburgh.
Marvel games, super-80s colors, and adaptations of R-rated movies. That’s right, this week we’re listening to the sounds of composer Tim Follin! This episode is packed with great NES music, so let’s get down with the classics!
World 2 – Treasure Master – NES – Tim Follin
Title Screen – Solstice – NES – Tim Follin
BGM 2 – Silver Surfer – NES – Tim Follin, Geoff Follin
Stage 5 The Park – Target Renegade – NES – Tim Follin
BGM 1 – Incredible Crash Test Dummies – NES – Tim Follin, Geoff Follin
Fandango – Super Off-Road – SNES – Tim Follin, Geoff Follin (Sam Powell)
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!