Chip Junk – ip29

impulse project demoscene music podcast episode 29

we’re back (a little behind but nevertheless BACK) with an all new episode featuring some great artists and killer tunes. join in and  jam with the slick selection of tunes.

  • chip_7.xm – SaxxonPike (Sanxion7)^Scienide (08 channel XM 29kb)
  • senergy.mod – bit arts (04 channel MOD 161kb)
  • Listen_and_Learn.sid – Mitch and Dane^Crest (SID 6581)
  • retrocoders – Years Behind.nes – chibi-tech  (NES music disk 65kb)
  • mutley _-_not.MOD – Mutley^DCS (4 channel MOD 117kb)
  • back to the GBA days.xm – djmaximum (12 channel XM 173kb)

download the files here –> impulseproject29.tar.gz | cue sheet

*artwork credit: “Syberia” by Leon / Chorus ^ Resource ^ Singular Crew

Bubblegum Bleeps: Datastorm 2017 – ip27

impulse project demoscene chiptune podcast protracker mod sid commodore

today we’re listening to the tunes of Datastorm 2017, the massive demoparty that takes place every year in Gothenburg, Sweden (february 10th-12th). As expected, tons of new demos and music made their debut and here’s our selection of favorites. take a listen!

  • demoscene memories.modzabutom (04 channel MOD 19kb)
  • KR – Smokish.prg –  Kristian Røstøen^SHAPE (8580)
  • mod.Bubblegum Pop – Noname^Inka (04 channel MOD 19kb)
  • gemini-bleeps.modgemini^rebels (4 channel MOD 512kb)
  • mod.internet – Obbe^Traktor (4 channel MOD 20kb)

URL: datastorm.party | RESULTS: results.txt

GFX USED: “Rear View” by Ilesj / Triad – 1st Place in the C64 GFX compo

Lick My Mikrofonu: Rock in the Demoscene – ip26

impulse project demoscene podcast episode 26

in this installment of IP we’re listening to rock in the scene. a great selection of tunes with a lot of artists that are new to the show. take a listen!

  • high_blood_pressure.xm – mEAnaLL^d!Gital dOOm (08 channel XM 293kb)
  • guitardemo.mod – Hifi^Effect (04 channel MOD 312kb)
  • harley.xm – Ivanhoe (14 channel XM 279kb)
  • Lick_My_Guitar.sid – Hein Design^Vision (6581/PAL)
  • damask_rose.it – quasian (39 channel IT 5.24MB)
  • proba_mikrofonu.mod – Skorpik^Picco & Surprise! Productions (04 channel MOD 288kb)

download the source files here –> impulseproject26.tar.gz | cue sheet

*credit to Hein Design for the wicked artwork

Space Desert – ip24

today we hooked up with Aaron White to listen to some of his favorite scene tunes as well as showcase some original tracks of his own.

  • mod.Funky Desert – Aaron White (04 channel MOD 12kb)
  • 4-mat_backfb – 4mat^anarchy (04 channel MOD 138kb)
  • mod.reggae monday – Aaron White (04 channel MOD 84kb)
  • elektric_funk.mod – moby^sanity (04 channel MOD 219kb)
  • mod.Space Translantic – Aaron White (04 channel MOD 27kb)
  • hate_it.mod – mub^LSD (04 channel MOD 20kb)

download the tunes here –> impulseproject24.tar.gz

Cozy Journey: Tunes from 2016 – ip23

impulse project demoscene chiptune podcast protracker mod sid commodore 64 C64 Amiga Cozy Journey

it’s the first episode of 2017 and to celebrate, we’re taking a look back at some of our favorite demoscene tracks from the previous year. jam out to some rocking 2016 hits and ring in the new year with us!

  • To Find Yourself.pt3 – Quiet (YM ABC)
  • dascpop.mod – Dascon^Deadliners & Desire (04 channel MOD 27kb)
  • dont_get_cozy.thx – Corpsicle^iNSANE (AHX v2 14kb)
  • Strong_Last_Days.sid – Highway Guy (4kb SID) / (8580)
  • We_Party_Heart.sid – Spider Jerusalem^Mayday! (7kb SID) / (8580)
  • Journey.sid – Crome^Rabenauge (5kb) / (6581)

Download the pack of tunes here –> impulseproject23.tar.gz


artwork by Oni / Poo-brain (from the Decrunch 2016 Amiga Pixel GFX Compo)

Santa Girl Snowflakes – ip22

amiga, Artremix, chiptune, chiptunes, christmas, clef, curt cool, dawn, demoscene, depth, DRAX, EPiNiCioN, impulsetracker, ko0x, Le Art Remix, Maniacs of Noise, michu, MOD, Nuance, protracker, Saga Musix, ScreamTracker, tequila, tql, winter, xmas, xmas compo, zalza, Impulse Project Demoscene music podcast

today the impulse project team brings out the xmas spirit with 8 holiday demoscene tracks to end the year on a joyous note. ’tis the season. ho ho ho… (but really tho, these tunes are awesome)

  • winter_worries.mod – curt cool^depth (04 channel MOD 169kb)
  • saga_musix_-_snowflakes.it – Saga Musix^Nuance (38 channel IT 13mb)
  • ko0x_-_snowmans_land.xm – ko0x (18 channel XM 89kb)
  • xmas_giftsrecycled.xm – zalza/dawn^tql (10 channel XM 83kb)
  • christmas_memories.xm – DRAX^Maniacs of Noise (26 channel XM 327kb)
  • art_-_santa_girl_outfit.xm – Artremix (16 channel XM 82kb)
  • jingle.xm – michu (10 channel XM 40kb)
  • deck_the_hall.s3m – clef^EPiNiCioN (08 channel S3M 14kb)

download the original files here –> impulseproject22.tar.gz


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episode artwork credit: Perfect Gift by Piesiu

Kiss My Groove: Demoscene Jazz – ip21

Kiss My Groove: Demoscene Jazz - ip21

testing 1, 2… welcome to the impulse project jazz club. in this episode we’re going to let loose a wave of jazz straight from the scene that will have you grooving along. the influences of jazz might not always be obvious but they’ve played a strong role in how music on our beloved trackers has been shaped. join in for some smooth sounds picked out by yours truly, smokey b and poppa e

  • Kiss_My_Jazz.sid – Dane^Crest (SID 6581)
  • X-Jazz.sid – Booker^Amorphis/Onslaught/SIDwave (SID 8580)
  • whats_the_catch.xm – BeaT (10 channel XM 373kb)
  • In the groove.mod – chrylian^GroovingBrothers (4 channel MOD 184kb)
  • thursday.sid – Sequencer^Unreal Productions (SID 8580)
  • tempest-acidjazz.mod – tempest^damage (04 channel MOD 57kb)

download the original files here –> impulseproject21.tar.gz

Blueberry Afro – ip19

impulse project episode 19

episode 19 features a lot of recent discoveries for us as well as some brand-new tunes for the scene in general. no rhyme or reason for the selection, just awesome music (and from artists we haven’t played on the show yet). So kick back and listen to the mix.

  • porn_industryy.xm – DROZERiX (10 channel XM 57kb)
  • blueberry_jam.it – cag (32 channel IT 983kb)
  • 83623-blinded.xm – Wabe, Magma (06 channel XM 35kb)
  • Sadly_Voice.sid – Olsen^Amorphis (5kb SID) / (8580)
  • Sad_Zak.sid – Taurus^Unity/Shelters (4kb SID) / (8580)
  • zebra afro.mod – corpsicle^iNSANE (04 channel MOD 94kb)
  • Signalflen.mod – ALPAiDUS^iNSANE (04 channel MOD 27kb)

original files/modules located here –> impulseproject19.tar.gz

Afternoon Mothership – ip18

impulse project episode 18

no feature, no focus. just an awesome mix of scene goodness and you can’t go wrong with that.

  • loonie-biohazard.xm – Loonie^group (8 channel XM 545kb)
  • I_Died_Defending_the_Mothership.sid – Uneksija^svenonacid (8580)
  • pink-afternoon_voyage2.mod – pink^abyss (4 channel MOD 36kb)
  • ARPYSUNDAY.xm – sacio (6 channel XM 22kb)
  • my_glamorous_life.mod – jester^insanity (4 channel MOD 192kb)
  • serpent_-_golden_stream.xm – Serpent^Brainstorm (8 channel XM 202kb)
  • Boomshot!.mod – AceMan / Dreamweb^HUGE LOAD (4 channel MOD 481kb)

original files/modules located here –> impulseproject18.tar.gz

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)