GameFuel returns to the airwaves, now on 8bitX! KyleJCrb spotlights some of the latest stuff from the guys at Chiptunes = WIN, checks out some Dwelling of Duels tracks form last year, dabbles in arrangements from YouTube and Soundcloud and pays tribute to Nintendo president Satoru Iwata.
Balancing out last week’s chiptune-heavy show, this week’s Open Circuit focuses on VGM covers and VGM-inspired originals.
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:
That’s right! KyleJCrb returns to the airwaves with brand new episodes of GameFuel, beginning on August 1st, 2015 on the 8bitX Radio Network. Tune in every Saturday at 9:00 PM Eastern Time for 2 hours of specially curated video game remixes, soundtracks, chiptunes and much more!
Loaded with chiptunes, this jam-packed Open Circuit keeps it fresh with some of the latest releases from Chiptunes = Win and Weekly Treats.
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:
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.
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:
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:
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: