Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Episode 3: Acoustic

This episode takes video game music away from its electronic roots to focus on music played by acoustic instruments. We find variety, with not only acoustic guitar but also piano, organ, and other instrumentation.

 Tracklist (full info here):

Far Away MemoriesChrono TriggerNeil Benjamin
Dispossession / Piano Ver.NieRTakafumi Nishimura, MONACA (Keiichi Okabe, Kakeru Ishihama, Keigo Hoashi)
Koopa vs. KefkaSuper Mario WorldDhsu
The Quick and the Blue/QuickmanMega Man 2The Megas
When Morning ComesNightSkyChris Schlarb
Enemy ZeroEnemy ZeroMichael Nyman
Dragon Roost IslandThe Legend of Zelda: The Wind WakerKenta Nagata, Hajime Wakai, Toru Minegishi, Koji Kondo
Forgotten DaysSuikodenTHE RAIN BOOK
I Have Begun My AscentDear EstherJessica Curry
Silent Hill 2 - Theme of LauraSilent Hill 2Jonas Tunander
No Matter Where You Go, This Will Always Be Home Mega Man Battle NetworkLevel 99
The Legendary Theme (Acoustic Version)Gitaroo ManCOIL

Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Episode 2: Puzzle Games

We listen to the best soundtracks and remixes in puzzle games. This episode features music from many different genres, including funky organ solos, 80s glam rock, and symphonic orchestrations.

 Tracklist (full info here):

OpeningKururin Squash!Atsuhiro Motoyama
Extra 2Toki Toribeek
The 1st TideIntelligent QubeTakayuki Hattori
Burnin' UpDr. MarioDJ Redlight
Flower StageTetris AttackMasaya Kuzume
Lullaby SetBraidShira Kammen
Tuna LoafThe Incredible MachineLoudMouth
Cover Your LightDeflektorZero Division
Black TileAntichamberSiddharta Barnhoorn
Level 3Alter EgoKulor
I/OMr. Driller GGo Shiina
Biologica RoboticaReturn All Robots!Flexstyle