February 10, 2016
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EarthBound vinyl released through Ship to Shore

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2016-01-25 - comments
Ship to Shore plans on shipping the Mother 2 (EarthBound) vinyl soundtrack album sometime next month from its headquarters in Brooklyn, New York. The release marks the first time the Super Nintendo score by Hirokazu Tanaka and Keiichi Suzuki has been made available on vinyl outside of Japan.
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Tick Tock Isle music tracks by Kevin Carville

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2016-01-05 - comments
Belfast-based composer Kevin Carville has published his 32-track soundtrack to the story-driven PC puzzler Tick Tock Isle, debuting via both SoundCloud and Bandcamp. The spiritual successor to independent developer Squiddershins' Cat Poke is available for purchase through the Steam and Itch.io online marketplaces.
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Ninja Senki DX slated for February release

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2016-01-02 - comments
Montreal-based developer Tribute Games has slated Ninja Senki DX for release on February 23 through the PlayStation Store for PlayStation 4 and PS Vita, as well as through Steam. Remastered music for the NES-inspired, sprite-based platformer is by Mercenary Kings composer Patrice Bourgeault.
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Konami posts Gradius II complete soundtrack excerpts

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-12-26 - comments
Konamistyle, Konami's Tokyo-based record label, will publish the soundtrack to Gradius II: Gofer's Ambition on compact disc on January 23 in Japan. The 72-track album contains Sharp X68000 home computer, Roland SC-55 MIDI sound module and Roland MT32 renderings of each music track from the sidescrolling shooter.
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BIT.TRIP's Greatest Chips vinyl published by iam8bit

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-12-14 - comments
Game-themed event organizer iam8bit has published BIT.TRIP's Greatest Chips, a vinyl album featuring music by chip musicians Bit Shifter, Nullsleep, Bubblyfish, Minusbaby and Anamanaguchi. Bit.Trip Run for iOS, the spiritual sequel to Bit.Trip Runner, is currently available for free download through the iTunes Store.
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Flywrench soundtrack album debuts on iTunes

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-11-18 - comments
The soundtrack to Flywrench for Mac and Windows is now available for purchase as a digital download through iTunes. From the makers of minimalist fencing game Nidhogg, the outer space puzzler by Los Angeles-based developer Messhof (Mark Essen) includes electronic music tracks by various artists, curated by Daedelus.
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BOKKADENcI's Miniature Elements debuts on iTunes

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-11-11 - comments
The album Miniature Elements by chip music artist BOKKADENcI (Hiroshi Nori) of Osaka, Japan is now available for digital download through iTunes in all regions. A cross-fade sample previewing all eight tracks, featuring remixes by 200Gavas, KUNIO, Foilverb and Jinnosuke Okibayashi, is streaming on the musician's SoundCloud page.
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Last SQ scheduled for publication on November 25

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-10-17 - comments
Square Enix's SQ arrangement album series will come to a close on November 25th with the publication of a two-disc retrospective, entitled "Last SQ." The compilation includes music from various past and present console games, reinterpreted by Sexy-Synthesizer, millstones, De De Mouse, Hidekazu Tanaka and →Pia-no-jaC←.
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Space Corgi by Little Paw debuts at 8static Fest

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-10-05 - comments
Revengineers guitarist Nick Maynard will perform music from his solo project Little Paw at the 8static Fest, taking place October 15~17 in Philadelphia. The studio album Space Corgi is scheduled to make its debut at the chip music festival, "combining uptempo Game Boy tracks with analog synths and live guitars."
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Data Discs pressing Super Hang-On vinyl soundtrack

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-09-26 - comments
This November, London-based publisher Data Discs will publish the Super Hang-On racing game soundtrack as a remastered vinyl record. Two SoundCloud previews from the score by Katsuhiro Hayashi, Koichi Namiki and Sachio Ogawa are now available to stream online, sourced directly from Sega's 1987 arcade machine sound board.
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Data Discs announces Shinobi III vinyl record

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-09-25 - comments
Record publisher Data Discs of London has uploaded two SoundCloud previewes of remastered music tracks from the Shinobi III vinyl record, on sale beginning Friday, October 2. The music score to Sega's 1993 action title for the 16-bit Mega Drive home console is composed by Hirofumi Murasaki, Morihiko Akiyama and Masayuki Nagao.
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Zabutom's Redux34 album streaming on Bandcamp

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-09-24 - comments
Chip musician Zabutom of Gothenburg, Sweden has published the six-track album Redux34 through Bandcamp. The project started out through the live performance of LSDJ and NES chiptunes, and more recently began incorporating instruments and production techniques from a wider selection of electronic music genres.
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Mr. Spastic releases Spaz Out digital album

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-09-09 - comments
Chip musician Mr. Spastic (Nathan McCoy) based in Cambridge, England has released the digital album Spaz Out, available to stream in full through Bandcamp. The 19-minute "free-flowing composition of jungle, breaks, acid and funky beats" is presented both as a single, unbroken track and in seven separate parts.
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In the Garden of Impossible Abundance by little-scale

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-09-04 - comments
Australian chip musician little-scale (Sebastian Tomczak) has published the lo-fi EP "In the Garden of Impossible Abundance," currently available to download for "name your price." Featuring electronic tracks "anti-void," "r" and "impossible abundance," the music collection is streaming in full on Bandcamp and YouTube.
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Curses 'N Chaos score previewed by Patrice Bourgeault

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-08-18 - comments
Mercenary Kings composer Patrice Bourgeault of Montreal, Québec has published the chip music soundtrack to Curses 'N Chaos, available for "name your price" through Bandcamp. Tribute Games' retro-themed, sprite-based action title is coming soon to PlayStation 4 and PS Vita consoles, as well as Mac and PC.