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148

The Legacy Music Hour: Experimental Music 2

Weird music is the focus of Episode 148.  The kind of stuff one might hear on a “new music” radio program.  Brent is joined by listener Michael, and together they listen to very unusual and sometimes creepy pieces of video game music.  Full track listing below.

 

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

Spider-Man/X-Men: Arcade’s Revenge – Tim Follin, Geoff Follin – Wolferine – LJN/Software Creations – SNES – 1992

Majin Tensei II: Spiral Nemesis – Misaki Okibe – If We Believe… – Atlus – Super Famicom – 1995

Strider – Junko Tamiya – Short Spin – Capcom – Genesis – 1990

EarthBound – Hirokazu Tanaka – Threed, Zombie Central – Nintendo – SNES – 1995

The Mahjong Touhaiden – Soushi Hosoi, Pirowo – Dancing Princess – Video System/Khaos – Super Famicom – 1993

Dark Law: Meaning of Death – Satoshi Nagano, Michihico Shichi – Final Battle – SAS Sakata/ASCII – Super Famicom – 1997

Golgo 13: Top Secret Episode – Michiharu Hasuya – Target Mode Ground – Vic Tokai – NES – 1988

Game Boy Camera – Hirokazu Tanaka, Minako Hamano, Kentaro Nishimura – Main Title – Nintendo – Game Boy – 1998

Pocket Kyoro-chan – unknown – Ball & Paddle Game – Tomy/Jupiter Multimedia – Game Boy (Japan) – 1998

Tsuri Taro – Katsuhiro Hayashi (?) – Fishing for Seema – Pack-In-Video – Super Famicom – 1994

Mario Paint – Kazumi Totaka, Ryoji Yoshitomi, Hirokazu Tanaka – Flyswatter: Level 3 – Nintendo – SNES – 1992