Plastic Sheep: Scene Tunes from Game Composers – ip17

we always focus on the music from the scene and community, but there’s also a lot of overlap with video games. in this episode we’ve got a great selection of music from game composers that got started as sceners. join in as we look at some music from early in their careers.

  • world_of_plastic.s3m – Purple Motion^Future Crew (8 channel S3M 62kb)
  • d-funked memory.mod – nuke^anarchy (4 channel MOD 70kb)
  • waow.s3m – virt (5 channel S3M 11kb)
  • Hardcastle.sid – Demon (4kb SID 6581)
  • 3_Tunes.sid – Choroid (12kb SID 6581)
  • There_Are_No_Sheep.sndh – Mad Max^The Exceptions (Atari ST)

Beyond the Overdrive: Intro to YM2612 – ip15

breaking out the sega mega drive/genesis for a spotlight on the YM2612 and its space (albeit tiny) in the demoscene. we’ve got a great showcase of music from some pretty awesome demos as well as some original tunes using the yamaha OPN2 chip. guest hosting for this episode is the wonderful Aaron Hickman and he’s got some tunes for us too.

  • Beyond the Stars.VGE – Jredd
  • Chora.VGE – Dya
  • TRAVEL.BIN – Nainain^Resistance
  • datastorm_2014_invitation.bin – MCH^Genesis Project
  • TiTAN – Overdrive (Rev1.1-106-Final) (Hardware).bin – strobe^TTN – medo^TTN – saxxonpike^TTN
  • BotB 20388 ap0c – Vitriol Hammer.vgm – ap0c

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Dya’s Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/diagamblic

Dya’s Bandcamp: https://dyamusic.bandcamp.com

Nainain’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/_Nainain

MCH’s Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/mch64

Strobe’s Demozoo Page: https://demozoo.org/sceners/9926/

Ap0c’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/a_p_0_c

Jredd’s Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/jredd

Summer Coma – ip14

we’re feeling the summer heat upon us and it’s time to head to the beach. bryan and ed go into beach coma and bake in the sun to some demoscene vibes. join in and listen to the jams (but bring your own beer)

  • bear_island.mod – delorean^complex (4 channel 359kb)
  • Funkee.sid – Buzzer^brainstorm (6581)
  • On_a_Summers_Day.sid – Psylicium^Atlantis (8580)
  • reggaeb.xm – Woolters (30 channel 516kb)
  • beachcoma.sid DRU (8580)
  • Sun_Burns-SV2k_intro.sndh DMA-sc (ST YM2149)

listen to the episode in the embedded player!

download the original files here -> impulseproject14.tar.gz


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39kb Spaceship: Intro to AY/YM – ip10

introducing the AY-3-8910 and it’s twin sister YM2149F. these chips produce awesome tunes and have a strong foot in the scene so it’s about time we add cpc, speccy, msx, and st in the mix from here on out.

  • Spaceship.pt3 –  Laser Genius  (ZX Spectrum)
  • Back 2 Reality (1997).pt2 Jaan^Phantasy (ZX Spectrum)
  • C-jeff-lovers.pt3 – c-jeff (ZX Spectrum)
  • “heppe” 39kb shock intro.ay – Kangaroo MusiQue (Amstrad CPC)
  • House[Boa].stc – YERZMYEY (ZX Spectrum)
  • turbo.pt3 – Darkman007 (ZX Spectrum)

download the files –> impulseproject10.tar.gz

hosts: @dokidokipanic @ruiner9

artist links
YERZMYEY – yerzmyey.i-demo.pl | ay-riders.speccy.cz
Darkman007 – untergrund.net | soundcloud | bandcamp
C-jeff – facebook.com/cjeffmusic/ | c-jeff.com/
Jaan – jancho.livejournal.com (just in case ;))

Project Intro – ip01

the ‘kickstart’ episode to set the show. enjoy!

  • trainer2.mod – estrayk of paradox (4 channel 59k)
  • StarChip.xm – by dubmood and JosSs (4 channel 66k)
  • gatecrashing.mod – subject (4 channel 51k)
  • phantasmagoria.mod – 4-mat of anarchy (4 channel 134k)

download the files –> impulseproject01.tar.gz