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Archive for Music
Two of the hottest stars in hip-hop, Big Boi and B.o.B, have teamed up to drop “Double or Nothing”, the official theme song for the upcoming video game, Army of TWO™ The Devil’s Cartel. Also available today on Xbox®LIVE Marketplace and PlayStation®Network is the Army of TWO The Devil’s Cartel demo, complete with epic explosions, massive destruction and plenty of dynamic co-operative action for you to enjoy with a friend.
The Music of ‘Super Metroid’ Given an Orchestral Update by the Synthetic Orchestra on ‘Super Metroid Symphony’
‘Super Metroid Symphony’ (Joypad Records), orchestrated by the acclaimed Blake Robinson Synthetic Orchestra is an hour long, 30-track symphonic homage to the iconic music from Nintendo’s classic video-game title, ‘Super Metroid’.
City and Colour has posted a brand new song to Sound Cloud for your listening enjoyment. This is the first new song since their last album Little Hell and it will most likely be appearing on their next release which is currently Untitled and will be out this summer. Click the link to give Of Space and Time a listen.
Here is a cool song from Ryan Adams called Lucky Now. It is a single off his most recent album Ashes and Fire. A nice and simple acoustic tune that is both somber and sweet. If you dig it click the link below and get your own copy of the album.
Check out this interesting music video for Wishes by Beach House. It was directed by Eric Wareheim of Tim and Eric’s Awesome Show and features Ray Wise of Twin Peaks, Reaper and a numbe rof other awesome things. I love stuff like this. Most songs nowadays get a sterotypical kind of approach to how their videos are made. It borders on parody. I love taking chances and getting creative and not being afraid to be a bit random. All that is here and it has made me want to listen to more Beach House.
Acoustic Rock cover band A Band Of Ninjas combines the forces of Video Games and Music and produced this darling visual aid to a classic Barenaked Ladies song.
Rediscover a French literature masterpiece through Anuman Interactive’s video game “Les Misérables: Cosette’s Fate”, available on iPad then PC, Mac, iPhone and Android devices. This adventure and hidden objects game is published in the Microïds collection – Games for All.
Montfermeil, France, in the year of our Lord 1826. Fantine leads a poor life and tries to survive by any means. She has no other choice but to let the Thénardier be in charge of her little girl, Cosette, so she can find a job in the city. Unfortunately, the Thénardier are spiteful innkeepers who take unfair advantage of her and mistreat her. The players embody Cosette and try to escape from those mean innkeepers.
Ed Sheeran recently appeared on Hamish and Andy’s radio show and while there he took on various songs off the H & A playlist. In these two videos he performs bits of Taylor Swift’s “I Knew You Were Trouble and Macklemore’s “Same Love”. I’m a Sheeran fan and love his take on these two tunes. Check them out above and below.