In this episode Matt and Chris each share their 4 top composers as part of the Masters of VGM cross-podcast event! Visit mastersofvgm.com to hear other great video game music podcasts pick their favorites.
Matt takes us for a ride on a rainbow and breaks down a great chord progression from a game where a plumber and a child with a head that looks like a mushroom drive around in go karts.
Chris does a solo show and covers Brinstar Underground Depths from Super Metroid by Kenji Yamamoto
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Gear information for nerds:
Snes Synth: Plogue Chipsynth SFC
Drums: Geist 2 with Dark Matter addon
Guitar Amp Modeling: Neural DSP Archetype Abasi
Wavetable Synth: Serum
Other synthy sounds: Xpand!2
Midi Controller: M-Audio Oxygen 25
Guitar: Gibson ES 175
Our live recap discussion of Episode 2: Beats (and that funky bass)
You can also watch the live stream here, complete with weird audio levels and minor technical difficulties (and bonus hangout afterward): https://www.twitch.tv/videos/562604859
Beats (and that funky bass)
A recap discussion about the composition we created for episode 1.