For those who are about to Rockman, we salute you! This is the podcast’s second dive into video game rock music, and this time it’s personal. Pernell gives blood just before recording, so you’re in for an extra special treat. Rob sings his favorite fighting game moves, and Pernell reminisces about childhood games played in his neighborhood. (it’s amazing we survived our childhood)
Critical Juncture – Cosmic Star Heroine – PlayStation 4 – HyperDuck Soundworks
Cheese Grater – Skitchin‘- Genesis – Jeff van Dyck
Fight with Assailant – Legend of Heroes Trails In The Sky – PSP – Falcom Sound Team jdk
Toxic Seahorse – Mega Man X3 – SNES – Kinuyo Yamashita
It’s nearly Halloween, so Rob and Pernell get in the mood with some music from spooky and scary video games! That’s the plan anyway, Pernell comes up with his own episode theme. Your hosts talk about their favorite horror movies, and crack jokes at their listeners taking part in the live stream!
Mark your calendars! Rob and Pernell are going to…
Saturday November 4th, 2 PM
Crowne Plaza Wilmington North
It will be another special live recording! This time in front of an unsuspecting audience of comic-book heads and cosplay enthusiasts! For more information, click that link and check them out!
Houshoku Kai – Shin Megami Tensei If… – Super Famicom – Tsukasa Masuko
Haunted Forest Stage Theme 5 – Tiny Toon Adventures – NES – Jun Funahashi, Masae Nakashima, Satoko Minami
Stage 3 Mental Hospital – Terminator 2: Judgement Day – NES – Tim Follin, Geoff Follin
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)
We celebrate our 10th episode this week with our favorite racing games! Drift racing, anti-gravity racing, kart racing, any racing! If you want to see things go fast and who reaches the finish line first, we got you covered.
Joining us in the studio is Matt Waldron from the Youtube show Pernell and Matt Play Games. He brings us an amazing cut from Mario Kart 8, and shares us some of the classiest 90s jazz we’ve ever heard.
Also Rob breaks Pernell’s brain with his Bonus Round track, so look out for that!
Night Cruise – Shutoku Battle 2 – Super Famicom – BPS Sound Team
Shout In The Dark – Moto Roader – Turbo Grafx 16 – Unknown
Silence – F-Zero – Super Nintendo – Yumiko Kanki, Naoto Ishida
Cairodrome – Wipeout – Playstation – Cold Storage/Tim Wright
The Ride – Ridge Racer Type 4 – Playstation – Namco Sound Team
Dolphin Shoals – Mario Kart 8 – Wii U – Atsuko Asahi, Shiho Fujii, Ryo Nagamatsu, Kenta Nagata, Yasuaki Iwata
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!