The Sound Test
By Lee Tyrrell
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Lee Tyrrell looks in-depth into video game audio and music, along with the very people who crafted it. Features exclusive insight from fifteen of gaming's very best composers and musicians!
||Clean18: The Sound Test LIVE - 08/02/19 (Weekly VGM Radio)||All future LIVE episodes stream every Friday, 7:30pm (GMT): [https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC9jf-ef67-A3H79fLoRDtoQ](https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC9jf-ef67-A3H79fLoRDtoQ) Requests and contact: [https://twitter.com/GreenT128](https://twit...||2/10/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean17: BONUS - Slay the Spire (w/Clark Aboud)||[Slay the Spire](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slay_the_Spire), released just weeks before the recording of this interview, is the debut game from developers MegaCrit. Though available in early access since 2017, its full version presents a dynamic dec.||12/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean16: Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle (w/Grant Kirkhope)||In 2017, [Davide Soliani](https://twitter.com/DavideSoliani) brought two of gaming's most successful franchises together into a truly madcap marriage. Made up of Mario, perhaps the most famous face in the industry, and Ubisoft's Raving Rabbids, who hav.||11/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean15: Super Meat Boy: 5th Anniversary (w/RIDICULON)||When [Super Meat Boy](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Super_Meat_Boy) hit its fifth anniversary, and saw new ports for fresh consoles, the decision was made to give it a musical respray. After [Danny Baranowsky](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danny_Barano.||11/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean14: Super Meat Boy (w/Danny Baranowsky)||[Super Meat Boy](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Super_Meat_Boy) caused a platforming storm when it was first released in 2010\. Its steep learning curve and devilish level design have made it something of a pilgrimage for fans of the genre. At release, .||10/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean13: Commodore 64 Special (w/Rob Hubbard and Ben Daglish)||Before today's flood of triple-A console games, way back in the 80s, the [Commodore 64](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Commodore_64) ruled the roost. The most popular home computer in the western world, the C64 became synonymous with homespun programmin.||10/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean12: Left 4 Dead (w/Mike Morasky, Jonathan Coulton and Ellen McLain)||[Left 4 Dead](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Left_4_Dead_(series)), a zombie infested first-person shooter, went into new territory for Valve in 2008\. Hinging on a dynamic AI Director, the game reacts to your skill and movements by procedurally generat.||10/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean11: GoldenEye 007 (w/Grant Kirkhope)||As the N64's third bestselling title, [GoldenEye 007](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GoldenEye_007_(1997_video_game)) needs no introduction. It's probably the most influential first-person shooter of all time, and still shows up in lists covering the be.||10/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean10: The End is Nigh (w/RIDICULON)||This week, [RIDICULON](https://twitter.com/PlanetRidiculon) return to the show to take us all the way back to the 19th century. [The End is Nigh](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_End_Is_Nigh_(video_game)), a spiritual sequel to [Super Meat Boy](https:.||9/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean9: Tomb Raider Trilogy (w/Nathan McCree)||Before Hollywood film adaptations, and more reboots than you can shake a Desert Eagle at, [Tomb Raider](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tomb_Raider) began life as a trilogy of revolutionary 3D platformers. Its slow, contemplative atmosphere was enhanced .||9/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean8: Crypt of the NecroDancer (w/Danny Baranowsky & Jules Conroy)||Both Danny Baranowsky and Jules Conroy return to the show, discussing their expansive work for [Crypt of the NecroDancer](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crypt_of_the_NecroDancer)! An innovative dungeon crawler with rhythm game mechanics, NecroDancer is .||9/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean7: Portal (w/Mike Morasky, Jonathan Coulton and Ellen McLain)||With only two games, [the Portal series](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Portal_(series)) has still managed a gigantic impact on players. Its inventive puzzles are addictive, just like the acerbic jibes of the title's main antagonist, GLaDOS. Behind it a.||9/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean6: Donkey Kong Country (w/David Wise, Eveline Novakovic and Grant Kirkhope)||[Donkey Kong Country](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Donkey_Kong_Country_(series)) is home to some of VGM's most iconic and enduring tracks. From its [first game](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Donkey_Kong_Country) to its very latest, [Tropical Freeze](h.||8/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean5: The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth (w/RIDICULON)||This second part of The Binding of Isaac's musical story moves into its remake, [Rebirth](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Binding_of_Isaac:_Rebirth). This version of the game received a makeover in practically every area, including music. Its new sou.||8/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean4: The Binding of Isaac (w/Danny Baranowsky and Jules Conroy)||This episode goes behind the curtain of [The Binding of Isaac](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Binding_of_Isaac_(video_game)) with its original composer, Danny Baranowsky. Along with the game's guest guitarist, Jules Conroy, we plunge into its dark d.||8/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean3: Oddworld (w/Michael Bross)||This episode has been touched by the Hand of Odd itself, as we invite Michael Bross to guide us through the music of [Abe's Oddysee](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oddworld:_Abe%27s_Oddysee), [Abe's Exoddus](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oddworld:_Abe%2.||8/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2: Banjo-Kazooie (w/Grant Kirkhope)||This episode delves into the world of [Banjo-Kazooie](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Banjo-Kazooie_(series)), and combs over its unique and innovative sounds with Grant Kirkhope himself! [Lee Tyrrell on Twitte](https://twitter.com/GreenT128)[r](https...||8/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean1: Stardew Valley (w/Eric Barone)||This episode explores the varied sounds of [Stardew Valley](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stardew_Valley), along with input from its creator and composer, Eric Barone (also known as ConcernedApe). [Lee Tyrrell on Twitter](https://twitter.com/GreenT1...||7/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
This podcast is very well made, and the subject of it is great. I especially loved the one about stardew valley, because that is one of my favorite games. Can’t wait until the next episode! (PS: I would really love to see Toby Fox on this podcast, if you can get him on the podcast.)
Awesome idea for a podcast!
Love the focus on music in gaming
Stardew Valley is one of my favorite games, happy it was the first episode. I’m excited to see who you guys interview in the future!
I loved this episode and I can’t wait for the next episode