Music has been a key component of games for a long time. It can spur nostalgia and range of emotions like little else is able.
This week, Richard talks with a few of the people behind game music, from composers to proponents. Games provide a canvas for all types of music, and we cover the gamut on a journey from classical to trip-hop.
Part 1 (2:10) - Interview: Emily Reese - Host, Top Score Podcast
Part 2 (15:32) - Interview: Lizzie Cuevas - Guitarist, The Glowing Stars
Part 3 (20:52) - Interview: Matt "Chainsaw" Chaney & Darren Korb
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Host: Richard Mitchell (@SenseiRAM)
Guests: Emily Reese (@TopScorePodcast), Lizzie Cuevas (@lizziecuevas), Matt "Chainsaw" Chaney (@chainsaw) and Darren Korb (@DarrenKorb)
Music: Trash80 and Broke For Free.
See the full guest list, and stream the show, after the break.
Richard Mitchell - Contributing Editor, Joystiq.com
Emily Reese - Host, Top Score Podcast (http://minnesota.publicradio.org/radio/programs/top-score/)
Lizzie Cuevas - Guitarist, The Glowing Stars (theglowingstars.com)
Matt "Chainsaw" Chaney - Audio Lead, Twisted Pixel (twistedpixelgames.com)Darren Korb – Audio & Music, Supergiant Games (supergiantgames.com)