Virtualosos - Video Game Music Podcast
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Virtualosos focuses (often) on the people behind video game music -- composers, artists, and sometimes just fans.
||ExplicitVirtualosos 18 – David Logan, Part Two||The final episode of Virtualosos! It’s been a hoot, but takes a lot of time to produce and frankly is pretty orthogonal to my other professional interests. The second part of our David Logan interview, this time with… wait for it… genuine video||9/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitVirtualosos 17 – David Logan, Part One||Part one of a two-part interview with David Logan. Our first Virtualosos without video game music in it! David’s had a long and storied career, and just getting up to speed was a one-episode endeavour. We’ll be back next week to talk Pitfall 2000 an||9/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitVirtualosos 16 – Daniel Licht Retrospective||A career overview of the great Daniel Licht, who passed away at the beginning of August. Tracks: Children of the Corn II – The Final Sacrifice (Medley) Hellraiser Bloodline – Chez La Reve Dexter – Blood Theme Silent Hill Downpour — Bus To Nowher||8/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitVirtualosos 15 – Classical Influences||Let’s run through some of the classical music behind some of the great moments of both classic and modern gaming history, including… Korobeiniki (from Tetris) Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairies (also from Tetris) March of the Trolls (from Trolls and Tr||8/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitVirtualosos 14- Luis Hernandez of Jazzpunk!||What an interview! We talk to Jazzpunk‘s Luis Hernandez about early influences, his work as noise impresario Mandelbrut, and of course the music of Jazzpunk. Check out the wildest studio I’ve ever seen on this old blog post.||8/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitVirtualosos 012 – Romance!||Romance here on Virtualosos this week, spurred on by my wife’s absolute fascination with Dream Daddy. Tracks this week span the history of romance in video games, including… KATAWA SHOUJO: Romance in Andante // Everyday Fantasy // Generic Happy Musi||8/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitVirtualosos 011: Stemage and RETROGRESSION Vol. 1||What do you get when you play classic video game themes backwards? Stemage shows us with RETROGRESSION Vol. 1, as we walk through the thought and theory of reversing some of the music we know like the back of our (unreversed) hands. A short episode,||7/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitVirtualosos 010: SkewSound: Grim Dawn, Gigantic, Chariot and Knee Deep||A great episode, in which we talk to all of SkewSound (sort of) about the company, their working methods, and of course their music… for Grim Dawn, Knee Deep, Gigantic and Chariot. A full hour of a great conversation!||7/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitVirtualosos 009: Space Is The Place||We’re heading to space for the 9th episode of Virtualosos, as we prepare a great interview with Skew Studios (Gigantic! Grim Dawn!) for next week. Tracks this week include Ben Prunty’s Faster Than Light (FTL) — Deepspace // Rockmen // Debris // Th||7/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitVirtualosos 008: DJ 8Bit Mullet / Street Fighter RVA||Crazy fun episode! We get into the Street Fighter RVA project, a 12-track hip-hop compilation, made for charity, and featuring only artists from Richmond, VA rapping over remixed music from Street Fighter II. Interview with DJ 8Bit Mullet,||7/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|