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022 | History Of Video Game Music – SNES and SEGA Genesis

I hope you all had a great Christmas break! Lloyd and I are back with a brand new episode all about the audio capabilities of the SNES and SEGA Genesis/Mega Drive. We go through the steps you can take to recreate that classic SNES sound on a modern DAW. We also chat and have a lot of fun as usual.This episode was recorded on the living room floor of Lloyd's house. We used a...

ComposerCast 021 – Music And Sound In VR

Lloyd is now the official co-host of ComposerCast! We talk about music and sound in virtual reality including binaural audio recording techniques.Make sure you're listening to this episode with headphones on because there's a famous binaural audio experience half way through.Listen to the full barbershop experience on youtube: https://youtu.be/IUDTlvagjJAFollow me on Twitter: https://twitter.com/willhelliwell1Support the podcast on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/willhelliwell...

ComposerCast 020 | Interview With Tony Manfredonia

[expand title="Show Transcript"] 00:00 hello everyone and welcome to episode 20 00:02 of composer cast on this episode I chat 00:05 to the lovely Tony Manfredonia a 00:07 composer and orchestrator based in 00:09 Michigan his music has been played 00:11 across the United States appeared in 00:13 video games used in live theater 00:15 productions and is now published through 00:17 both music spoke and new music shelf so 00:24 yeah you're at your composer and an 00:27 Orchestrator correct so what's the 00:30 difference between those two just for 00:31 anyone listening yeah well you know 00:37 composing is purely...

ComposerCast 019 | History Of Video Game Music – NES and Game Boy

On this episode, I have a look at the chiptune sounds of the NES and Game Boy and dive into the audio capabilities of both consoles.Check out Russ making tunes with a limited number of instruments - https://twitter.com/russdiemon/status/1037537972768399361 Super Audio Boy free VST - https://impactsoundworks.com/product/super-audio-boy/ Get in touch on Twitter - https://twitter.com/willhelliwell1Download this episode to your device...

ComposerCast 018 Snippet | Adam Levy Solo

https://youtu.be/6oV0XxEKSSo What's your favourite guitar solo? 🎸 I really love the guitar in the background of this snippet of the podcast. It's Adam Levy (@stringjuggler) playing one of the most perfect melodies and I feel bad I couldn't remember his name in the moment. Writing a melody like that may sound simple but when you watch the video of Adam breaking it down, you realise just how much thought needs to go into it. The solo starts...

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ComposerCast 018 Snippet | Red Dead Redemption

https://youtu.be/I3oRCuFh3b8 Who else loved Red Dead Redemption and is excited for number 2? 🤠 - In the latest episode of ComposerCast, Sam Whiting and I chatted a bit about the soundtrack of RDR. That must have been one of the few games I actually completed. Did you know that the music in Red Dead was all composed in the key of A minor and all at 130 beats per minute? This is the kind of thing that...

ComposerCast 018 | Fireside Chat With Sam Whiting

On this episode, we take a break from video game music history and sit down for a chat with my good friend Sam Whiting. We go deep into the mystical realm of music theory and melody writing and cover many more topics around guitar playing and video game music. If you'd like to know more about Sam, you can check out his website at stwmusic.co.uk Download this episode to your device...