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The Legacy Music Hour: New Age Music 3

After all the battle music from the last episode, the boys decide to focus on New Age music found in 8-bit and 16-bit era video games, most of it quite calming.  This is their third focus on the New Age genre.  Full track listing below.

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

Tenshi no Uta: Shiroki Tsubasa no Inori – Motoi Sakuraba, Shinji Tamura, Ryota Furuya, Hiroya Hatsushiba – Meeting – Telenet Japan – Super Famicom – 1994

Valis – Hiroaki Kai, Minoru Yuasa – Opening Visual 1 – Riot/Renovation – Genesis – 1991

The Addams Family: Pugsley’s Scavenger Hunt – Jonathan Dunn – House Interior – Ocean – SNES – 1993

Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy’s Kong Quest – David Wise – Forest Interlude – Rare – SNES – 1995

Marble Madness – Brad Fuller, Hal Canon – Practice Race – Atari Games – arcade – 1984

Sword of Vermilion – Hiroshi Kawaguchi – Jiji Theme – Sega – Genesis – 1989

Solid Runner – Mitsuhito Tanaka, Toshiaki Sakoda, Pure Sound – Irene’s Voice – Sting/ASCII – Super Famicom – 1997

Donkey Kong Country – David Wise – Life in the Mines – Rare – SNES – 1994

Mahjong Taikai II – unknown – Matsuo Bashou – Koei – Super Famicom – 1994

Solar Jetman: Hunt for the Golden Warship – David Wise – Approaching Planet 9 – Rare/Tradewest – NES – 1990

The 7th Saga – Norihiko Yamanuki – Kamil Dowonna – Enix/Produce – SNES – 1993

Valis III – Hisao Inoue, Jun Hasebe, Shingo Murakami, Takaharu Umezu (arr.), Michiko Naruke (arr.), Minoru Yuasa (arr.) – Deja-Vu – Telenet Japan/Renovation – Genesis – 1991

Bram Stoker’s Dracula – Matt Furniss – Stage 4-3 – Sony Imagesoft – Genesis – 1993

Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy’s Kong Quest – David Wise – Bayou Boogie – Rare – SNES – 1995

Habu Meijin no Omoshiro Shougi – Cube – Battle Theme 1 – Tomy/Access – Super Famicom – 1995