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Donkey Kong 64 soundtrack courtesy of Grant Kirkhope

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-09-10 - comments
Game composer Grant Kirkhope has made his official soundtrack to Rare's Nintendo 64 title Donkey Kong 64 available for download in your file format of choice for "name your price." The album includes the musician's original compositions, arrangements of series tracks and the introductory "DK Rap."
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Sony Computer Japan 2013 press conference livestream

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-09-08 - comments
Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia has broadcast the 2013 press conference live through Ustream, listing the Japanese release date for the PlayStation 4 home console for February 22. The PlayStation Vita TV, announced during the press event and retailing for around $100, plays PlayStation 4 games via Remote play.
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David Kanaga's DYAD LP announced

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-09-06 - comments
David Kanaga, the award-winning composer of music for Proteus, has released his 29-track album based on the interactive score to indie PlayStation Network and Steam title Dyad. Debuting on the Brooklyn-based Mexican Summer label on compact disc, vinyl and mp3, the preview track "Start Mush" is streaming on YouTube.
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Jessica Curry previews Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-09-06 - comments
Jessica Curry, whose score to Dear Esther was nominated for an IGF Excellence in Audio Award, has uploaded full-length previews of her upcoming soundtrack to Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs. Music from the collaboration between The Chinese Room and Frictional Games is currently streaming on Bandcamp.
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Final Fantasy VI remastered soundtrack site opens

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-09-04 - comments
Square Enix has published the soundtrack to Super Famicom role-playing game Final Fantasy VI with remastered audio. Thirty pieces from the three-disc CD release by series composer Nobuo Uematsu, including the themes of Kefka, Locke, Shadow, Setzer, Terra and Gau, are currently streaming on the album's official website.
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Tokyo Indie Dance Party slated for 9/22 at Sabaco

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-09-04 - comments
The 9.18 Tokyo Indie Underground talk event will be followed on 9.22 by a music showcase beginning at 7:00 pm at Sabaco in Waseda. Performers include Daniel Olsén of Year Walk, Motohiro Kawashima of Oh, Deer!, A_Rival of Street Fighter X Mega Man, Rekcahdam of Celestial Mechanica and Aliceffekt of Hiversaires.
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DrinkBox streaming Guacamelee game score

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-09-04 - comments
DrinkBox Studios is streaming the 34-track score to the Mexican-themed Metroidvania game Guacamelee by Rom Di Prisco and Peter Chapman, available online through Bandcamp. Music from the indie title will be performed live at VCONCERT 2013 on November 16 at Angela Peralta Theatre in Mexico City.
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Chrono Trigger Symphony Volume 2 previewed

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-09-03 - comments
Blake Robinson's Synthetic Orchestra has released the first album samples from Chrono Trigger Symphony Volume 2, scheduled for release through loudr.fm on September 24. Featuring orchestral arrangements of music by Yasunori Mitsuda and Nobuo Uematsu, Volume 1 excerpts are streaming on SoundCloud.
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Ultrasyd live @ Blip Festival Tokyo 2012

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-09-03 - comments
French chip musician Ultrasyd and VJ CHiKA from New York perform live at the Blip Festival Tokyo 2012 concert in our latest concert music video. Cheapbeats will be holding Square Sounds, the spiritual successor to the Blip Tokyo event, on September 28 & 29 at Koenji High, with tickets currently on sale through Bandcamp.
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Chip Rivals square off October 4 in Osaka

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-09-02 - comments
Six bitter, bitter international chiptune rivals will square off on October 4 at Bar Fader in Osaka in the quest for ultimate dominance. Competing in the three-hour, winner-takes-all showdown will be A_Rival, Bokkadenci, Bryface, HarleyLikesMusic, NNNNNNNNNN and TORIENA. View the broadcast live on Ustream.
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Vlambeer OST free for third anniversary

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-09-02 - comments
To celebrate their third anniversary, developer Vlambeer is giving away 1000 copies of their 36-track Vlambeer OST digital music collection. Type in the promotional code found on vlambeer.com/3 for a limited time to download background tracks from GUN GODZ, Ridiculous Fishing, Super Crate Box, LUFTRAUSER and more.
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MeowMeow & BowWow a tribute to Link's Awakening

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-09-01 - comments
A spiritual successor to Zelda II: The Adventures of Link remix album Bagu and the Riverman, MeowMeow & BowWow by Dj Cutman and Spamtron arranges music from Game Boy title The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening. The seven-track album is available to stream in full via GameChops' Bandcamp site.
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Chipzel's Game Boy album Spectra debuts

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-08-31 - comments
Irish chip musician Chipzel (Niamh Houston), the composer of Terry Cavanagh's Super Hexagon, has released her latest full-length Game Boy album. Spectra, featuring ten original compositions created using the LSDJ chip music software, is currently available to stream in full through Bandcamp.
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MOtOLOiD Chiptune Festival broadcast on Ustream

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-08-30 - comments
The MOtOLOiD Chiptune Festival, produced by chip musician Hige Driver, is streaming live through Ustream from the 2.5D studio, located at the Parco department store in Shibuya, Tokyo. Participating chip music artists include Kunio, m7kenji, Omodaka, Professor Sakamoto, U-ji, Kuroyuki and special guests YMCK.
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Square Enix Black Disk best-of compilation excerpts

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-08-29 - comments
Best-of compilation "Black Disk" bundles the favorite compositions of current Square Enix in-house artists, with excerpts streaming on the album's official website. The collection of fondly recalled pieces, chosen by Naoshi Mizuta, Takeharu Ishimoto and Mitsuto Suzuki, among others, is due out September 18 in Japan.