20 April 2016

LMH Mixtape #41: Only In Japan

If you weren't living in Japan during the 8-bit and 16-bit eras, you might have missed out on some excellent video game music.  Don't worry, though; Brent and Rob went ahead and imported some of their favorite tunes for the non-Nihonjin among us.  Tanoshinde kudasai!


KEYGLYPH'S AWARDS & COMMENDATIONS, JUST BECAUSE

Instant new favorite:  Madou Monogatari: Hanamaru Dai Youchienji - Village
Other instant new favorite:  Rockman and Forte - Museum

Brewed new favorite:  Barunba - Stage 2 (Reefer Area)
Other brewed new favorite:  Sutte Hakkun - Stage 1

Blame it on the rain:  A Ressha de Ikou MD - gameplay


Track listing and original episode:

http://legacymusichour.blogspot.com/2011/08/legacy-music-hour-episode-41-only-in.html

06 April 2016

Episode 175: Free Play 27

In this episode, Rob experiences some technical difficulties but tries to make it work anyway.  Other than that, the boys talk about appropriate video game music for high school graduations (user suggestions welcome) and play some jams as usual.  Full track listing below.



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

Super Mahjong Taikai - Fiori Wakakuwa - Theme of Nobunaga Oda - Koei - Super Famicom - 1992

RoboCop - Jonathan Dunn - Missions 1, 5, and 7 - Ocean - Game Boy - 1990

Cocoron - Yoshiji Yokoyama, Takashi Tateishi - Stage Theme II - K2/Takeru - Famicom - 1991

Nigel Mansell's World Championship Racing - Patrick Phelan - Race Over - Gremlin Graphics/GameTek - Genesis - 1993

Life Force - Miki Higashino, Hidenori Maezawa (arr.), Shinya Sakamoto (arr.), Satoe Terashima (arr.), Atsushi Fujio (arr.) - Life Force (Stage 1) - Konami - NES - 1988

Super R.C. Pro-Am - David Wise - Unknown A - Rare - Game Boy - 1991

Fire Emblem: Thracia 776 - Yuka Tsujiyoko - In-Chapter: Sara - Nintendo - Super Famicom - 1999

Top Gear - Barry Leitch, Hiroyuki Masuno (arr.) - Frankfurt - Gremlin Graphics/ Kemco - SNES - 1992

Legends of the Diamond: The Baseball Championship Game - unknown - gameplay - TOSE/Bandai - NES - 1992

Batman: Return of the Joker - Naoki Kodaka, Nobuyuki Hara, Shinichi Seya - Stages 3 (Dangerous Ways) - Sunsoft - NES - 1991

Momotarou Dentetsu Jr.: Zenkoku Ramen Meguri no Maki - Kazuyuki Sekiguchi, Kazuaki Miyaji - gameplay - Hudson Soft/Make - Game Boy (Japan) - 1998