Just after receiving the message that BEEP started filming at GameSoundCon (apparently, this really is the time for documenting Game Music History), Yme sent me a message about Diggin’ In The Carts. Diggin’ In The Carts is a new series from Red Bull Music Academy about the untold story behind the most influential music to come out of Japan. Check back each Thursday, from September 4th to October 9th, for new episodes, mixes, and bonus interview footage. Sweet!
Archive for Game Music History
“In a moment we meet a musician whose playful experiments with electricity may be the forerunners of a new approach to both listening and learning…”
The man in the video below means…games! This video dating back from 1979 shows the work of Suzanne Ciani for the Bally’s Xenon pinball machine .
: Bally’s Xenon pinball machine in action
At the Utrecht School of the Arts, we’re currently engaged in a research project in which the design processes of game composition are investigated. More about that later…in the meantime, have a look at this alternative representation of the history of game music! [thanks Yme!]