28 January 2015

LMH Mixtape #16: Horror Games

While many of the tunes from episode sixteen are guaranteed to make you do the shiver ™, the boizz also proved that a horror focus doesn't have to be exclusively spooky.  Sink your teeth into this one and enjoy!


KEYGLYPH'S AWARDS & COMMENDATIONS, JUST BECAUSE

Instant new favorite:  Castlevania: Bloodlines - The Sinking Old Sanctuary (Stage 2)
Other instant new favorite:  Splatterhouse - Hell-Chaos
Brewed new favorite:  Castlevania: Dracula X - Op.13 (Stage 5 Other Side BGM)

Now that I've found it, I can't live without it:  Castlevania: Bloodlines - The Sinking Old Sanctuary (Stage 2)

Picardy Third Alert: Splatterhouse - Evil Cross & Nightmares (Stage 4)
Picardy Third Double Play:  Castlevania: Dracula X - Op.13 (Stage 5 Other Side BGM)


Track listing and original episode:

http://legacymusichour.blogspot.com/2011/02/legacy-music-hour-episode-16-horror.html

14 January 2015

LMH Mixtape #15: A Romantic Mood

Brent and Rob put on their sexy voices and brought the romance for their Valentine's Day episode in 2011.  Now you can relive the magic four years later with the perfect lovey-dovey soundtrack to woo and swoon by, both for this upcoming February and all your Februaries hereafter.


KEYGLYPH'S AWARDS & COMMENDATIONS, JUST BECAUSE

Instant new favorite:  Streets of Rage 2 - Good Ending
Other instant new favorite:  Out Run - Magical Sound Shower
Brewed new favorite:  Chrono Trigger - Corridors of Time
Other brewed new favorite:  Ys III: Wanderers from Ys - Morning of the Journey

Blatant Favoritism Award:  Sonic the Hedgehog - Star Light Zone


Track listing and original episode:

http://legacymusichour.blogspot.com/2011/02/legacy-music-hour-episode-15-romantic.html

07 January 2015

Episode 160: Adapted Music

The boizz are back in action and breakin’ the law for Episode 160 of The Legacy Music Hour.  The topic is Adapted Music.  What once was an illegal move for LMH becomes a solid episode featuring 8-bit and 16-bit arrangements of film, television, and classical music.  We also get to the bottom of F. Switch’s profound yet mysterious reasoning for his track picks from Episode 159.  Full track listing below.



Game - Composer - Song - Company - Console - Year (North American release unless otherwise indicated)

Chip 'n Dale Rescue Rangers - Mark Mueller, Harumi Fujita (arr.) - Title Screen - Capcom - NES - 1990

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Arcade Game - Chuck Lorre, Dennis Challen Brown, Mutsuhiko Izumi (arr.), Miki Higashino(arr.), Y. Manno (arr.), Kozo Nakamura (arr.) - Fire!! (Scene 1) - Ultra Games - NES - 1991

California Games - Richard Berry, David Wise (arr.) - Title Screen (Louie Louie) - Milton Bradley/Rare - NES - 1989

Super Back to the Future II - Alan Silvestri, Hitoshi Sakimoto (arr.) - Round 2-1 - Toshiba EMI - Super Famicom - 1993

The Terminator - Brad Fiedel, Matt Furniss (arr.) - Introduction - Virgin Interactive/Probe Entertainment - Genesis - 1991

Hayazashi Nidan: Morita Shogi - Michio Miyagi, unknown (arr.) - The Sea in Spring - Seta/Random House - Super Famicom - 1993

Earthworm Jim 2 - Ludwig van Beethoven, Tommy Tallarico (arr.) - See Jim Run, Run Jim Run (Moonlight Sonata - 3rd Movement) - Shiny Entertainment - Genesis - 1996

Snoopy Concert - Vince Guaraldi, David Benoit (arr.), Minako Hamano (arr.) - High in the Treetops (Linus and Lucy) - Mitsui Fudosan/Pax Softonica/Nintendo - Super Famicom - 1995

The Flintstones - Hoyt Curtin, unknown (arr.) - Theme - Grandslam/Sega - Sega Master System (Europe) - 1993

The Flintstones: The Surprise at Dinosaur Peak! - Hoyt Curtin, Hideki Takahagi (?) (S. Takahagi) (arr.), M. Ogata (arr.) - Title Screen - Taito/Sol - NES - 1994

Earthworm Jim - Modest Mussorgsky, Tommy Tallarico - What the Heck? (w/ Night on Bald Mountain) - Shiny Entertainment - Genesis - 1994

Jissen Pachi-Slot Hisshouhou! 2 - Claude Debussy, Okamura "Shitsla" (arr.), Seeking Employment (arr.), Tsutomu Ookuma (arr.) - Doctor Gradus ad Parnassum - Sammy Studios - Super Famicom - 1994

WWF Superstars - Jim Johnston, David Wise (arr.) - The Ultimate Warrior (Unstable) - Rare/LJN - Game Boy - 1991

Kid Dracula - Claude Debussy, Akiko Ito (arr.) - Stage 2 (Golliwog's Cakewalk) - Konami - Game Boy - 1993

The Goonies II - Cyndi Lauper, Stephen Broughton Lunt, Arthur Stead, Satoe Terashima (arr.) - Good Enough/Main Theme (The Goonies 'R' Good Enough) - Basement - Konami - NES - 1987

24 December 2014

LMH Mixtape #14: Sports

Brent and Rob consider their sports focuses to be among the podcast's most underrated episodes -- but who doesn't love a chance to root for the underdog?  Whether it's for football, volleyball, skateboarding, or slalom, settle into the bleachers for this one and see if you become a bigger fan of the music the second time around.


KEYGLYPH'S AWARDS & COMMENDATIONS, JUST BECAUSE

Instant new favorite:  Coach K College Basketball - Title Theme
Other instant new favorite:  Skate or Die! - Intro
Brewed new favorite:  John Madden Football - Title Theme
Other brewed new favorite:  Shigesato Itoi's No. 1 Bass Fishing - Rest House

Somebody please expand these lyrics*:  Title Screen - NBA Jam

*Brent's freestyling begins at the 00:30:30 mark of the original episode.  Finish it up!


Track listing and original episode:

http://legacymusichour.blogspot.com/2011/02/legacy-music-hour-episode-14-sports.html

10 December 2014

LMH Mixtape #13: Jazz Music

For the jazz episode (also known as the "Side Pocket side focus" episode), the boizz uncovered some serious grooves -- sometimes in some seriously unexpected places.  Needless to say, coffee shop and pool hall owners everywhere should add this mix to their in-house playlists immediately, then let everyone know how that goes in the comments below.


KEYGLYPH'S AWARDS & COMMENDATIONS, JUST BECAUSE

Instant new favorite:  DoReMi Fantasy - Dessert Paradise
Other instant new favorite:  DoReMi Fantasy - Toying Around
Brewed new favorite:  Side Pocket - The Lounge
Other brewed new favorite:  Super Castlevania IV - The Submerged City

MVP Award:  the Side Pocket percussionist

Track listing and original episode:

http://legacymusichour.blogspot.hk/2011/01/legacy-music-hour-episode-13-jazz-music.html