Falcom's free music use declaration

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2009-06-07 - comments

Game publisher Falcom has posted a "Falcom Music Free Declaration" to its corporate site, inviting both commercial and non-commercial groups to use songs from its catalog.


Myst and Riven soundtracks to see re-release

Source submitted by triphibian on 2009-06-07 - comments

Robyn Miller says, "Give it about 4 - 6 weeks and you'll be able to find them at most online stores."


Pixels to Polygons Sabrepulse interview

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2009-06-07 - comments

The news site Pixels to Polygons interviews chiptune artist Sabrepulse of iOS game Bit Pilot.


8-Bit Prophet album samples

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2009-06-07 - comments

Hear Japan has released samples from VORC Records chiptune tribute to the legendary TM NETWORK.


Gamasutra Feature: Dynamic game audio ambience

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2009-06-04 - comments

Radical Entertainment's sound director Scott Morgan explains the detail that went into creating the complex ambient sound for the troubled cityscape in action game Prototype.


Nitro Game Injection Episode 117: Interview with Jeriaska

Source submitted by kylejcrb on 2009-06-03 - comments

On this episode, KyleJCrb and Larry Oji sit down for a lengthy chat with Jeriaska, notable videogame music journalist and creator of Nobuooo.


Nubuwo E3 2009 flickr set

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2009-06-02 - comments

Photos from the show floor of E3, currently taking place at the Los Angeles Convention Center, are now on flickr.


Uematsu to score Final Fantasy XIV -Online-

Source submitted by kalebgrace on 2009-06-01 - comments

As noted on the information page, Nobuo Uematsu will be providing music for this game. It is unknown whether any other composers (e.g. Mizuta, Tanioka) will also be working on this game's music.


Nobuooo's E3 '09 coverage

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2009-06-01 - comments
Nobuooo will be at E3 again this year. As with GDC, a flickr set will be updated in installments and an expo video highlighting selected titles will follow.What kind of coverage, specific games, twitter activity or other VGM reportage would you like to see showing up on the frontpage this week?

White Knight Chronicles soundtrack samples online

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2009-05-31 - comments

Aniplex Records has updated their official soundtrack webpage for Level-5's PlayStation 3 role-playing game White Knight Chronicles, including 12 music samples from the album.


Q&A: Dog Ear Records' Final Fantasy cello quartet

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2009-05-30 - comments

Hiroki Ogawa, director of Dog Ear Records, discusses the formation of CELLYTHM, a quartet of cellists that performs arrangements of Final Fantasy themes.


echochrome soundtrack making-of video

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2009-05-24 - comments

Composed by Hideki Sakamoto of Noisycroak, echochrome for PS3 and PSP included string quartet performances and operatic vocals. See video clips from the making of the soundtrack in this YouTube movie uploaded by the sound studio.


Echochrome played by Hideki Sakamoto on piano

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2009-05-23 - comments

echochrome composer Hideki Sakamoto, with sound designer Tsuyoshi Yukawa, performs a song from the PS3/ PSP puzzle game in this YouTube video uploaded by the Noisycroak.


Here Comes a New Challenger II Turbo released

Source submitted by genoboost on 2009-05-22 - comments

Here Comes a New Challenger II Turbo is a compilation which pairs Nerdcore rappers alongside VG remixers and chiptune composers.


Noby Noby Bach

Source submitted by triphibian on 2009-05-22 - comments

A cello composition (also used on the soundtrack to the film Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World) appears in Noby Noby Boy.