Somewhere between electronica and great 8-bit soundtracks lies disasterPEACE, an experimental arrangement band possesed by the haunting sounds of gameboy sound cards and everything good that came out of Kurzweil in the 80's. Their latest album is called Atebite and the Warring Nations which features cover graphics with NES sprites, such as the Zelda II: The Adventure of Link as shown above. Their other active projects are also worth investigating -- check them out on MySpace Music and send them your greenbacks for the album, also available on iTunes. You can also hear the entire album before you buy it: just use the little player below. This should hold you over until Britney releases her upcoming "Wow I'm a single and slutty again!" fecal pop regurgitation.
Mighty Switch Force! 2 is out (and will hit the EU on 6/27), and that means another retro-tastic soundtrack is on the way, compliments of Jake Kaufman. Starting now, you can taste the OST on his Bandcamp page, and p...more
Square Enix has been shuffling composition duties for the Final Fantasy series among a number of composers in recent years, and former Square Enix composer Yoko Shimomura will be continuing that tradition. She was originally ...more
I was thrilled but admittedly surprised that Nintendo took stage time to announce that David Wise, beloved Donkey Kong Country composer, would be working on the newly-announced Wii U title, Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freez...more