April 01, 2015
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Tengami: Art of a Folding World streaming on GDC Vault

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-03-31 - comments
Jennifer Schneidereit's 2015 Game Developers Conference presentation "Tengami: The Art of a Folding World" is now free to view online. Formerly of Rare, the designer collaborated with colleague David Wise of Donkey Kong Country to bring Nyamyam Games' critically praised title to Steam, iOS and WiiU platforms.
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Wayô Records plans Yoko Shimomura Paris concert

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-03-31 - comments
Wayô Records has announced the next installment in their series of orchestral game music events will be the first European concert dedicated to the music of Kingdom Hearts series composer Yoko Shimomura. Tickets for the Paris concert, taking place November 7 at the Salle Cortot venue, go on sale April 4.
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Bunkai-Kei netlabel shares Lucoq by Calla Soiled

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-03-30 - comments
Tokyo-based electronic music label Bunkai-Kei Records has made Calla Soiled's latest album, entitled "Lucoq," available for free download in mp3 format. The eleven-track album is streaming online, alongside interactive design elements by Taiyo Yamamoto, an artist whose computer graphics were featured in Beatmania IIDX cutscenes.
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Phantasm by Threads of Fate composer Junya Nakano

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-03-29 - comments
Earlier today, Threads of Fate composer Junya Nakano released his nine-track ambient electronica album "Phantasm," available to stream in full online through the musician's Bandcamp page. As an in-house composer at Square Enix, Nakano composed original music for Final Fantasy X and Final Fantasy IV: The After Years.
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Final Fantasy album Distant Worlds III streaming online

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-03-28 - comments
Orchestral album Distant Worlds III: More Music from Final Fantasy has been made available to stream in full online, via Bandcamp. Music for the third album in the Square Enix live performance series is overseen by Chicago-based conductor Arnie Roth and composed by Nobuo Uematsu and Masashi Hamauzu.
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Groupees launches This Week in Chiptune bundle

Source submitted by VideoGameDJ on 2015-03-26 - comments
To celebrate the 100th episode of Dj CUTMAN's radio program This Week in Chiptune, Groupees has launched a bundle of chiptune music, on sale for $1 over the next two weeks. Featured artists include French keyboardist Yoann Turpin, Norway composer Vegard ‘Kubbi’ Kummen and London-based chip musician Sabrepulse.
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Latest Goto80 album features PETSCII art by iLKke

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-03-25 - comments
The latest collection of sound experiments by trailblazing Swedish chip musician Goto80 is known only as the pictograph _​|​ ̄​|​○. A limited edition cassette tape can be ordered online and comes emblazoned with PETSCII art by Amiga demoscene contributor iLKke, while the 15-track digital release is streaming on Bandcamp.
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Secret of Evermore remastered by Sean Schafianski

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-03-22 - comments
Game arranger Sean Schafianski has added a Secret of Evermore Remastered set to his arrangements on SoundCloud, featuring nine music tracks composed by Jeremy Soule for the 1995 action RPG. Soule developed the Secret of Evermore soundtrack while still in high school and went on to score The Elder Scrolls III~V.
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Name your price for Dj CUTMAN Volume III

Source submitted by VideoGameDJ on 2015-03-21 - comments
GameChops netlabel founder Dj CUTMAN has published a 33-track volume of game arrangements, available in your file format of choice through Bandcamp for "name your price." Volume III in the series includes music from Bravely Default, Super Mario 3D World, Animal Crossing, The Legend of Zelda, and other titles.
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Out There Omega Edition soundtrack on Bandcamp

Source submitted by sidbarnhoorn on 2015-03-20 - comments
Antichamber composer Siddhartha Barnhoorn has published the soundtrack to Out There Omega Edition by Mi-Clos Studio of Pierre-Bénite, France. The extended edition score to the science fiction resource management title is currently streaming in full on Bandcamp, including 23 tracks and featuring singer Lara Ausensi.
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Final Fantasy VI Acoustic Rendition by Eiko Ishiwata

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-03-19 - comments
Vancouver-based game composer Eiko Ishiwata Nichols has published her full-length album of Final Fantasy VI acoustic arrangements, streaming in full through Bandcamp. The musician's game scores include the independently developed role-playing games The Girl and the Robot and Earthlock: Festival of Magic.
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People Music by I Am Robot And Proud

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-03-04 - comments
Toronto-based musician Shaw-Han Liem, co-creator of the PlayStation-exclusive platforming creation software Sound Shapes, has released the latest installment in the I Am Robot And Proud album series. People Music is currently streaming in full through Bandcamp, distributed through Tokyo's 7e.p. netlabel.
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Square Enix posts Brass de Bravo album excerpts

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-03-01 - comments
Square Enix has posted excerpts of all eleven music tracks from Brass de Bravo, the Final Fantasy series orchestral arrange album. Scheduled for release in Japan on March 4, music for the brass band compilation is directed by series composer Nobuo Uematsu and performed by the Siena Wind Orchestra.
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Kingdom Hearts Tribute Album samples online

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-02-28 - comments
Square Enix has posted excerpts of all ten music tracks from the upcoming Kingdom Hearts Tribute Album, scheduled for release through the Walt Disney Music Company on March 25 in Japan. Arrangements of original compositions by Yoko Shimomura and Alan Menken are by BOKKADENcI, fox capture plan and Uraken.
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Square Enix launches Takeharu Ishimoto official website

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-02-26 - comments
Square Enix has launched an official website for in-house composer Takeharu Ishimoto of the recently announced Dissidia Final Fantasy arcade title. The musician's SoundCloud, Twitter and Instagram accounts are accessible through the homepage, alongside YouTube embeds of Final Fantasy Type-0 HD music videos.