It’s no secret we are obsessed with the music from the Ys franchise. It is a secret how to pronounce the game’s title.
Why not enjoy this mixape of classic tracks from the Ys series!
Dreaming – Ys – PC88 – Yuzo Koshiro
Palace – Ys – PC Engine – Yuzo Koshiro, arranged by Ryo Yonemitsu
Ice Ridge of Noltia – Ys 2 – PC88 – Yuzo Koshiro
Campanile of Lane – Ys 2 – PC Engine – Yuzo Koshiro, arranged by Ryo Yonemitsu
Sentimental Twilight – Ys 3 Wanderers from Ys – Genesis – Mieko Ishikawa, Falcom Soundteam JDK
Illburns Ruins – Ys 3 Wanders from Ys – PC Engine – Mieko Ishikawa, Falcom Soundteam JDK, arranged by Ryo Yonemitsu
The Final, Decisive Battle – Ys 4 Dawn of Ys – PC Engine – Falcom Soundteam JDK, arranged by Ryo Yonemitsu
Rest in Peace – Ys 2 – PC88 – Yuzo Koshiro
Download mixtape 1-7 here!
HAPPY NEW YEAR!
Grab your keyboards let’s celebrate all the great things Yamaha did for classic game consoles and computer systems! We focus strictly on FM synth music composed for games, particularly anything with big chunky bass and funked up keyboard leads!
We are joined this week by FM synth aficionado, Ed! Not only is he an avid admirer for the synths, he is the co-host of the excellent demo-scene podcast
AND the co-host of the also excellent VGM podcast The Impulse Project. ! Also be sure to check out his PixelTunes Radio VGM archives at this super fantastic link right here at . ffshrines
Stage 1 – Bleed Out Sakuretsu – Sharp X68000 – Unknown Catch the Step – Misty Blue – PC-88 – Yuzo Koshiro
The Strange Step All Night Dancing Bunny Cheerleader’s Assaulting Trumpet Resounds! – Dragon Half – PC-98 – Tadahiro Nitta
Don’t Miss the Offender! (Stage 5) – Gang Busters – Arcade – Shinji Tasaka, Motoaki Furukawa, Seiichi Fukami, Shigemasa Matsuo
Scarab of Glory No. 3 – The Hybrid Front – Mega Drive – Naofumi Hataya
Dungeon – Sword of Vermillion – Genesis – Hiroshi Kawaguchi, Yasuhiro Takagi
Beach (Plok) –
Savaged Regime Dating Start FM Remix –
Coda Mega Man 7 Turbo Man Sega Genesis Remix –
We Love the E-A-R-T-H (Self Remake Version) – ChoRenSha 68K – Sharp X68000 – Ruzarin Kashiwagi
Download episode 11-8 here!
We’re all danced out, so it’s time to hit the lounge. We focus on another musical sub-genre of sorts, the chilled-out jazzy lounge music. It gets a little funky, it gets a little “elevator”, but it’s all so good.
Zodiac – Persona 2 Innocent Sin – Playstation – Toshiko Tasaki, Kenichi Tsuchiya, Masaki Kurokawa Main Menu – Mahjong Club – Super Famicom – Natsu System Sound Team
In The Bar – Streets of Rage 2 – Genesis – Yuzo Koshiro
Sun Rise Purple – Battle Mania Daiginjou – Mega Drive – Hiroto Kanno
Desert Rain – Cross Edge – Playstation 3 – Kenji Kaneko
BGM 7 – Super F1 Circus 3 – Super Famicom – Unknown
Faxanadu Funk Fusion –
virt / Jake Kaufman Sky Diving – Pilotwings – Soyo Oka, Arranged and performed by
Takami Asano Parts Shop – Drift King Shutokou Battle 2 – Super Famicom- BPS Sound Team
Download episode 8-3 here!