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12:30 PM on 05.19.2014

Amplitude Kickstarter adds Anamanaguchi, Freezepop, Danny Baranowsky, and more

Harmonix's Amplitude Kickstarter campaign is four days away from ending, and it is only about halfway to its $775,000 goal. Some of the trepidation that potential backers have expressed has been regarding the soundtrack. Rath...

Darren Nakamura

2:00 PM on 05.17.2014

Weekend Playlist: Sweet Chrono Trigger remixes

I was up very late the other night reading Mario Kart 8 reviews from all over the Internet. My excitement for this game can hardly be contained, and I'm looking forward to visiting my local GameStop this weekend to get my ha...

GRIMECRAFT

10:00 AM on 05.17.2014

Become the Cosmic DJ of legend and launch corgi heads into space

Cosmic DJ is now available on Steam Early Access for $5.99. The musical sequencer game lets people of all musical skill level create sweet jams, against some crazy stages. One stage involves launching a corgi head off into s...

Hamza CTZ Aziz

9:00 PM on 05.14.2014

Watch Lindsey Stirling's 'Shatter Me' video, inspired by Child of Light

Lindsey Stirling is back with a brand new video for her single "Shatter Me," only this time she's ditching Halestorm's Lzzy Hale for a wordless instrumental version of the song set to what I can only describe as a cosplay vi...

Brittany Vincent





8:45 PM on 05.14.2014

This Week in Chiptune features a Bravely Default remix album

This Week in Chiptune is a live broadcast and podcast of new and noteworthy chiptunes. Hosted by Dj CUTMAN, TWiC is a diverse program showcasing everything from chiptune-infused EDM to minimal videogame music. Each night is ...

GRIMECRAFT

6:30 PM on 05.14.2014

No Wave is a point-and-click game set in NY's music scene

Aside from videogames, music is my other big passion in life, whether it's just listening to it, going to gigs or reading about various bands or periods in music history. So when I got a message from the developers of No Wave...

Alasdair Duncan

5:00 PM on 05.11.2014

The World is Square

Boston-based VGM folk band The World is Square just released their sophomore album Stay Awhile and Listen, a followup to their 2012 album No Phoenix Down Can Save You Now. Featuring songs from Final Fantasy, Chrono Trigg...

GRIMECRAFT

4:30 PM on 05.09.2014

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Hamza CTZ Aziz

4:45 PM on 05.08.2014

Who's that new Destructoid editor?

Greetings humans My name is Grimecraft (aka Clarke) and I am the new music editor here at Destructoid. I am a DJ/Producer on Dj CUTMAN's record label GameChops and formerly a super cool artist at Harmonix, Crystal Dynamics, a...

GRIMECRAFT

4:00 PM on 05.08.2014

Out Run Original Soundtracks available on iTunes and Amazon

Some of the best game music ever created came from Sega racing series Out Run. I haven't forgot -- I still listen to these songs. You can too with these new releases on Amazon and iTunes. A three-volume soundtrack release hit...

Dale North

10:30 AM on 05.07.2014

You should check out these new Drakengard 3 music samples

Drakengard 3 sound director Keiichi Okabe worked with Square Enix to share pieces of the game's two-disc, 33 song soundtrack on the official website. There's plenty of samples to flip through, and they show that the sound te...

Dale North

5:00 PM on 05.06.2014

Jake Kaufman's game music mashup series Fusion Challenge rocks

Jake "virt" Kaufman is taking genre mashup suggestions for his cool new game music series, Fusion Challenge. (Or he was, before hundreds of people threw down ideas.) He does a terrific, humorous job describing how it's all g...

Jordan Devore

12:15 PM on 05.02.2014

Music Unlimited uses PS4's share button now

Sony has updated their streaming music service, Music Unlimited, to better serve the 7 million PS4 owners out there. They say that the service is seeing an increase in users and usage, so they've added some new features and t...

Dale North

9:30 AM on 05.02.2014

Here's the entire Mario Kart 8 soundtrack

No one does racing music like Nintendo. Hell, music in general. There's a shine and polish on their work that no one else touches, and the melodies stick with you forever. As expected, Mario Kart 8's soundtrack is outsta...

Dale North

7:30 AM on 05.01.2014

Check out the 16-bit-ish Pixel Noir soundtrack sampler

Remember us telling you about the upcoming JRPG-inspired 16-bit noir detective game, named Pixel Noir? Its music was composed by SWDTech's audio lead, Kunal Majmudar, who you might know from the game music cover band, Th...

Dale North





5:15 PM on 04.30.2014

Ongaku Overdrive II, a music festival for gamers and anime fans

Ongaku Overdrive is a music festival dedicated to game and anime music, but they also include fantasy, sci-fi comics, and other related fields. The second annual Ongaku Overdrive will take place in Winter Park, Florida this M...

Dale North