braid

Aside from being a stellar puzzle plat former, the 2008 hit indie title Braid also featured a fantastic soundtrack. Among the eight tracks found on the soundtrack, two songs in particular caught my ear. The first is a song entitled Downstream while the second is a song called Lullaby Set. Both were created by multi-instrumentalist and vocalist Shira Kammen. Now most video
Read More…

ppusf4-ryu

The Street Fighter franchise isn’t usually known for its musical prowess, except for when it comes to Ryu’s theme, in which case its a real sonic boom, see what I did there? Since premiering back in 1987 with the original Street Fighter, Ryu has become the undeniable face of the Street Fighter franchise. Additionally, Ryu has
Read More…

Super_Mario_Bros._-_1985_-_Nintendo

You didn’t think we’d celebrate video game music and not include the finest piece of game music to ever exist did you? Quite the bold statement, I know, but one that is appropriate when discussing the The Super Mario Bros. theme. Occasionally referred to as the Ground theme, this piece of music has become synonyms with
Read More…

cover

Milky Way Wishes is the 38th album published by OverClocked ReMix. This double-album arranges music from Kirby Super Star, released in 1996 for the SNES. The album features 23 songs from 21 artists that re-envision the original compositions of Jun Ishikawa and Dan Miyakawa in a wide variety of styles and genres. The album also includes storybook-style visual artwork inspired by the
Read More…