Category Archives: Music

Chip tunes and other nerd music

Gamer’s Paradise: A Party for Gamers in Phoenix, Arizona

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When it comes to nightlife entertainment for gamers, there isn’t really much available, short of a “cosplay ball” during Comicon or “nerd” themed party nights. That is, until now. Gamer’s Paradise Party is a brand new music event series blending the cutting edge sound of EDM (electronic dance music) along with the fun and cool factor of video games. Gamer’s Paradise Party was founded and developed by DJ and electronic … [ Read More... ]

DOOM 2016 Soundtrack Leak + Doom OST Download

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Although the Doom Beta was super quiet, fans have managed to pick apart the asset files inside the program folder. The upcoming reboot of the classic 1993 FPS is getting new music composed by Mick Gordon, who also did a great job on the soundtrack for Wolfenstein: The New Order. The various tracks add a lot of new content, blending industrial rock sounds with modern electronic tones. The … [ Read More... ]

8-Bit New Year’s Eve: THE NYE PARTY FOR GAMERS (Phoenix, Az)

8-Bit New Year's Eve: THE NYE PARTY FOR GAMERS Phoenix, Az

This New Year’s Eve the neon barcade The Grid: Games and Growlers will be holding a FREE special NYE event,  8-Bit New Year’s Eve: THE NYE PARTY FOR GAMERS , in Phoenix, Az. The night will feature musical guest Mercurius FMplaying video game remixes, chiptunes, synthwave and more.  Mercurius FM is known for original music, remixes,  as well as composing music for video games. There will be … [ Read More... ]

Interview with Michiru Yamane (Castlevania, Skullgirls)

Michiru Yamane Interview BabysoftmurderhandsWhen you talk about video game composers, Michiru Yamane is a name that is held in high regard along with her contemporaries including Nobuo Uemtasu, Koji Kondo, and Yuzo Koshiro. Although she is most famously known for Castlevania: Symphony of the Night, she has enjoyed a diverse career in video game music.

Select Michiru Yamane Discography:
Castlevania: Bloodlines
Contra: Hard Corps (with Akira Souji, Akira Yamaoka, and Hirofumi [ Read More... ]