Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Episode 9: Point-and-Click Adventure Games

This episode features one of Tom's favorite game genres, point-and-click adventures. The music this week is a bit more ambient than usual, but still enjoyable as usual. Lots of Lucas Arts games are featured, as well as many Western composers.

 Tracklist (full info here):

Bernard's ThemeManiac MansionDavid Warhol, Chris Grigg, David Lawrence, George Sanger, David Hayes
Pleasantly Understated Credits SequenceSam & Max Hit the RoadClint Bajakian, Michael Land, Peter McConnell
The Barbery CoastThe Curse of Monkey IslandMichael Land
Virtue's Last Reward ~Piano~Virtue's Last RewardShinji Hosoe
Operator Plays a Little PingpongThe NeverhoodTerry Scott Taylor
The Laffer Monologues (ft. Hat)Leisure Suit LarryLONELYROLLINGSTARS
spirit of lawPhoenix Wright: Ace AttorneyDetective Tuesday, melody
DolphinThe Longest JourneyTor Linløkken
CompanerosGrim FandangoPeter McConnell
To the Moon - Main ThemeTo the MoonKan R. Gao
Gameboy TuneMachinariumTomáš Dvořák (Floex)
Skeletons In My ClosetThe 7th GuestGeorge Alistair Sanger

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Episode 8: Jazz

Our focus this episode is on jazz music, from big band to Latin to jazz combos. We end up playing a lot of songs prominently featuring saxophones.

 Tracklist (full info here):

Tsukiyo Ni Saraba -Opening Theme-Moonlit ShadowYasunori Mitsuda
Big-Band BattlefieldSuper Mario 64The Runaway Five, The University of Toronto 10 O'Clock Big Band
Thunder Beam (Mega Man - Elec Man Stage)Mega ManJoshua Morse
Copacabana BeachSuper Spike V'BallLeandro Abreu
Vanilla LakeSuper Mario KartThe OneUps
CreditsTantei Jinguuji Saburo: Toki no Sugiyuku Mama niShogo Sakai, Seiichi Hamada, Takafumi Miura, Yuji Suzuki, Yusuke Takahama, Z. Yamanaka
Take Back the Tower ~Tower Stage~Mega Man XToshiaki Ohtsubo
Street ASam & Max: The Devil's PlayhouseJared Emerson-Johnson
Godot ~ The Fragrance of Dark CoffeePhoenix Wright: Trials and TribulationsNoriyuki Iwadare
Waltz for ZoraThe Legend of Zelda: A Link to the PastNeskvartetten
Sparkling Blue Light / Jin’ougaMonster Hunter (title unknown)Zac Zinger
Home Is Where the Luvdisc Is...Pokémon Diamond/Pearl/PlatinumPROTO·DOME