Do you love Yoshi's Island? Shut up. Trick question. Of course you do. If you don't, I have nothing more to say to you. Get out!
Make Music, Throw Music takes the soundfont from the SNES classic and uses it to craft completely original tunes, in the same vein as the SNESology project and Halfont. In charge of the album is sleepytimejesse with assistance from Halfont's William Kage, and the full release is padded with contributions by various artists from SNESology and beyond.
The 22-track collection available for free on Ubiktune, where you can also download the Yoshi's Island soundfont to try your hand at crafting new-gen SNES ditties.
Last Friday we shared the details of an awesome GOG.com contest where you could win one of 41 games just by identifying five pieces of videogame music. Here are the answers! I've received word from GOG that they've already begun sending out codes. Were you able to name each of the five songs? Let us know in the comments if you were one of the lucky winners! (And which game you chose!)more
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