Radio OverCoat 2015-07-26: In Case of Turkish Haxx Break Glass

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Now everyone, don’t panic, The Shizz will be back before you know it! In the meantime, why not let me ease your despair with a pretty cool playlist full of awesome tunes. Tonight I played a brand new cover from an0va, plus a so-far-unreleased Touhou Metal album, though I’ll give you guys the link once it comes out! It was also cYsmix’s birthday a few days ago so I played some tunes of his tonight. And here’s something I actually have a link for: Do yourself a favor and grab Amiga Hits! from Bleepstreet Records. It’s 8 euros and the conversion rate’s pretty good right now so it’s worth it even for Americans! Read on for the full playlist:

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Open Circuit on 8BitX #002 “Fresh Chips”

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Loaded with chiptunes, this jam-packed Open Circuit keeps it fresh with some of the latest releases from Chiptunes = Win and Weekly Treats.

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Radio OverCoat 2015-07-19: More Spine Tingling

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Now I know y’all be lovin’ this shit right here, R-a-d-i-o OverCoat is right here. Listen to that ridiculous Maxo thing on Soundcloud. But listen to the rest of my show too! lots of new stuff tonight, including starting off with a new track from Aivi & Surasshu from the Steven Universe soundtrack, read on for the full playlist:

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Open Circuit on 8BitX #001 “Revival”

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Open Circuit is back, baby! Leaner and more focused, jmr’s Open Circuit survives the transition from Arecibo Radio to 8BitX, and only has to shake off just a little of the rust before getting back in to the swing of things.

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Radio OverCoat 2015-07-12: The Sounds of Distant Chocobos

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Tonight’s show was focused mainly on Final Fantasy, since I saw the Seattle Symphony perform Distant Worlds the night prior, I decided to play a bunch of my favorite Final Fantasy arrangements! Check out the full playlist below:

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Radio OverCoat 2015-07-05: Settling In

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Howdy folks! Tonight’s show was the first one on 8bitX! I took the opportunity to familiarize the “natives” with my show style so I played a lot of my favorites. I also played some tracks from the new Splatunes album from GameChops, which is a free/pay what you want download at their bandcamp page. Read on for the full playlist:

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Radio OverCoat 2015-06-28: See You, Space Cowboy

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This week will be the last official Radio OverCoat broadcasted live on Arecibo. Really, that doesn’t mean a lot to you podcast listeners, but for me, Arecibo was my home for 4 years. I’m a bit sad to see it go but realistically I think it’s time the station gave up the ghost and no one else was really in a position to manage the station now that TrueStar can’t do it anymore. The good news is, jmr and I have been in contact with Will from 8BitX, and we’re all packing up and moving over there 😀 So next week I’ll have a new home there.

In more somber news, Chris Squire from Yes has passed away, so in memoriam I played a few of my favorite Yes songs. And yes, that includes the 22 minute epic “The Gates of Delirium” at the end of the show. Also, Shnabubula has released VGMCast vol 5, and I played my favorite piano piece from that album, despite ironically not even being VGM :P. I also got some new tracks from memme! He doesn’t have a website to download any of his songs at, unfortunately, but there is a soundcloud page. While you’re on Soundcloud, go check out Maxo’s latest, I played his new track “Crush~” tonight as well. Also I think it bears mentioning, but I started tonight’s show off with Mongolian rap music from Ethnic Zorigoo. Get a load of that! Read on for the full playlist:

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Radio OverCoat 2015-06-21: Chip Fuse

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Hot damn indeed, at the end of this week’s show I played Zantilla’s new album Star Bride in full, all 25 minutes of funky jams. I highly recommend picking this album up, plus his classic Encounters album from back in 2013. Also played some tracks from C-jeff’s “new” release, Still Flying, which you can pick up at his bandcamp page. You also gotta get Malmen’s new album Fakebit World! In addition to these awesome chiptune things the other half of the show was also classic j-fusion, plus the Mario Kart 8 soundtrack. Read on for the full playlist:

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Radio OverCoat 2015-06-14: Splatoon Sunday

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Hey guys and gals! For tonight’s show I got the game rips for the Splatoon OST. Not the best quality, but I still love listening to it! I also played Shirobon and C-Jeff’s tracks from Retro-Active Pt. 1 Remixed, which you can pick up at Bandcamp for $7. Well worth it! Check out the full playlist below:

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