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Episode 12-9 Mega Man with The Megas’ Josh Breeding

Arm your Mega Buster and GET EQUIPPED with excellent game music from the Mega Man series! We hit games ranging from NES all the way through to the PlayStation in search of the best and baddest Mega Man tracks there are!

Joining us on this quest is Josh Breeding of the Mega Man inspired rock band The Megas! The Megas cover Mega Man (and more!) music with their own arrangements and inspired lyrics. Going beyond VGM karaoke and giving life and emotion to the Blue Bomber and his robot brothers!

We talk about Mega Man, Rockman, and even more Mega Man! The difficulty of writing lyrics to classic video game tunes, and of course, more Mega Man.

Track list:

  1. Jet Stingray – Mega Man X4 – Playstation – Toshihiko Horiyama
  2. Search Man – Mega Man 8 – PlayStation – Shinji Amagishi, Syusaku Uchiyama, T Kawakami
  3. Wily Theme 3 – Mega Man 3 – NES – Yasuaki Fujita (Bun Bun), Harumi Fujita
  4. Blade Man – Mega Man 10 – Xbox 360, Playstation 3, 4, Steam – Mari Yamiguchi, Manami Matsumae
  5. Magnet Man – Mega Man 3 – NES – Yasuaki Fujita (Bun Bun), Harumi Fujita
  6. Storm Owl – Mega Man X4 – PlayStation – Toshihiko Horiyama
  7. Into the Hornet’s Nest – The X-Hunters
  8. Splash Woman (Mega Man 9) – Mega Ran
  9. Heart of Fire (The Belmonts Cassette) – The Megas
  10. Sigma Stage 2 – Mega Man X5 – PlayStation – Naoto Tanaka, Naoyoa Kamisaka, Takuya Miyawaki

Download episode 12-9 here!

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Episode 9-9 Montage Music with Cameron from The Mad Gear

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You’re training hard, but there isn’t enough time to show everyone? That’s when you need a montage! We’re talking tough-hard-hitting music for pumping iron. But we’re also talking about fun, harmonica-filled jams for the end of a 90s sitcom. Like Family Matters. What if that actually was Carl Winslow helping out Bruce Willis in Die Hard? We ask the tough questions.

Joining us on the show is Cameron from the video game cover band The Mad Gear! Cameron brings his wealth of game and music knowledge to the table and pushes it to the limit!

Check out their awesome music video, The World Warrior! It rules!

Track list:

  1. Final Boss Music – Double Dragon II: The Revenge – NES – Kazunaka Yamane
  2. Road to Toronto – Brain Lord – Super Nintendo – Masanao Akahori
  3. Gust of Wind – Ys: Memories of Celceta – Playstation Vita – Falcom Sound Team jdk
  4. Stage 1 Asteroid Field – Gley Lancer – Sega Mega Drive- Masanori Hikichi, Noriyuke Iwadare, Yoshiaki Kubotera, Isao Mizoguchi
  5. Ending 2 – Puyo Pop Fever – Playstation 2, Dreamcast – Hideki Abe
  6. The One Star – The World Ends With You – Nintendo DS – Takeharu Ishimoto feat. Cameron Strother
  7. Guile’s Theme – The Mad Gear
  8. Harder Than Steel – The Megas applebadge-sm
  9. Feel the Sunshine – Sonic R – Saturn – Richard Jacques
  10. Title – Giana Sisters – Nintendo DS – Chris Hulsbeck, Fabian Del Priore

Download episode 9-9 here!

Episode 9-5 Ending Themes

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No, this isn’t the last episode of the podcast, but with all these ending themes you just might not be so sure. This episode features songs with real emotion, sadness, and even humor. No really, stick around for the bonus round, it gets real funny real fast!

Track list:

  1. Ending – Mega Man 2 – NES – Takashi Tateishi
  2. Ending – Capcom no Quiz Tonosama no Yabou – Sega CD – Hikoshi Hashimoto
  3. Stay with me forever – Ys book 2 – pc engine cd – Mieko Ishikawa, arranged by Ryo Yonemitsu
  4. Ending 2 Next Cruise – Ristar – Genesis – Tomoko Sasaki
  5. Staff Roll – Shin Megami Tensei If… – Playstation – Tsukasa Masuko
  6. Ending Theme – Sol-Deace – Genesis – Motoi Sakuraba
  7. The Splode Beneath my Splosion – Splosion Man – Xbox 360 – Lonny Watershed
  8. Melody from the Past – The Megas applebadge-sm
  9. Champion – GP-1 – Super Nintendo- Atlus Sound Team

Download episode 9-5 here!

Episode 7-2 Video Game Love Story

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Ah February, a time for romance and freezing your butt-off. This week on the show, Rob plays beautiful romantic songs from the Super Nintendo/Famicom. And on the other side of things, Pernell plays tragic and sad tracks to bring us all back to reality. Get close with the one you love, put on the show, and have a beautiful February 14th 🙂

Track list:

  1. Promise ~ Engagement – Front Mission: Gun Hazard – Super Famicom- Nobuo Uematsu
  2. World of Sorrow – Fire Emblem Path of Radiance – Gamecube – Yoshito Hirano, Saki Haruyama, Naoko Mitome, Atsushi Yoshida, Kanako Teramae
  3. Tasteful – Tales of Phantasia – Super Nintendo – Motoi Sakuraba, Shinji Tamura
  4. Spider’s String First Movement – Shin Megami Tensei Digital Devil Saga – Playstation 2 – Shoji Meguro
  5. Calm Time – Star Ocean – Super Famicom – Motoi Sakuraba
  6. Last Wishes – Shining Force II – Genesis – Motoaki Takenouchi
  7. Blue Like You – The Megas applebadge-sm
  8. Alan and Cerl Forever (Breath of Fire) – Jorge Fuentes
  9. Shrine of Light – Final Fantasy Mystic Quest – Super Nintendo – Yasuhiro Kawakami

Download episode 7-2 here!

Episode 6-6 Holiday Music

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Happy holidays everyone!  Your podcast-friends here at Rhythm and Pixels celebrate the only way they know how, with great video game music!  There’s surprises, presents, and Rob’s elf application to the North Pole. It’s a podcast miracle!

Track list:

  1. Snow Island – Mouryo Senki Madara – Famicom – Tappi Iwase, Miki Higashino, Hirofumi Taniguchi, Aki Hata
  2. Castle Castellations – James Pond 2 Robocod – Genesis – Richard Joseph
  3. Relaxed Atmosphere Relaxatation Room – Lagrange Point – Famicom – Akio Dobashi, Noriyuki Takahashi, Katsuhiko Suzuki, Atsushi Fujio
  4. A Wish – Secret of Mana – Super Nintendo- Hiroki Kikuta
  5. Snowman – Mother – Famicom – Keiichi Suzuki, Hirokazu Tanaka
  6. Jack Frost’s Chime – Christmas NiGHTS – Sega Saturn – Tomoko Sasaki, Naofumi Hataya
  7. GeminEye – The Megas applebadge-sm
  8. CAMMY’S THEME Hip hop remix – Deuce Rell?
  9. Snowball Park – Super Mario 3D World – Wii U – Mahito Yokota, Toru Minegishi, Koji Kondo, Yasuaki Iwata

Download episode 6-6 here!