Archive for April 2014

On this week’s show…

We take a look at the main themes and intros of a genre defined, yet often overlooked for it music, fighting games.

Third Strike Main Theme (Street Fighter 3: Third Strike)

Let’s Get it On (Street Fighter 3: Third Strike)

Knock You Out (Street Fighter 3: Third Strike)

Across the Border (Tatsunoku vs Capcom)

Main Menu (Capcom vs SNK)

This is True Love Makin’ (Capcom vs SNK 2)

Stimulation (Capcom vs SNK 2)

Mortel Kombat!!!!!!! (Mortal Kombat)

Awakening the Chaos (Blazblue: Calamity Trigger)

The Ultimate (Persona 4 Arena)

Legend of the Skull Heart (Skullgirls)

Killer Instinct Main Theme ver. 2 (Killer Instinct 2013)

Chaos Battle 3 (Dissdia Final Fantasy)

Hmmm Songs That Make You Think

While You Were Here- The Dirty Projectors

Bulldozer- The Cold War Kids

Substitue- Frank Turner

Mykonos- Fleet Foxes

Warrior People- Nahko and Medicine For The People

40 Day Dream- Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros

Head Full of Doubt/Road Full of Promise- The Avett Brothers

New Slang- The Shins

Simple Twist of Fate- Bob Dylan

At The Bottom of Everything- Bright Eyes

Think Twice- Groove Armada

Freedom Hangs Like Heaven- Iron & Wine

There’s a Beast and We All Feed It- Jake Bugg

The Beautiful Room is Empty- The Junior League

It’s All Over Now, Baby Blue- Bob Dylan

Nyepi- Nahko & Medicine for the People

On this week’s show…

We take a look at the remixes by the band The Black Mages.

Kurayaminkumo (Final Fantasy III)

The Decisive Battle (Final Fantasy VI)

Battle with the Four Fiends  (Final Fantasy IV)

Clash on the Big Bridge  (Final Fantasy V)

Battle Scene II  (Final Fantasy II)

J-E-N-O-V-A  (Final Fantasy VII)

The Man with the Machine Gun  (Final Fantasy VIII)

Maybe I’m a Lion  (Final Fantasy VIII)

Premonition  (Final Fantasy VIII)

Vamo Alla Flamenco  (Final Fantasy IX)

Grand Cross  (Final Fantasy IX)

The Extreme  (Final Fantasy VIII)

Fight with Seymour: Project Anima  (Final Fantasy X)

Dancing Mad  (Final Fantasy VI)

SONGS TO NAP TO (4/21)

 

Big Jet Plane- Angus & Julia Stone

Living On A Rainbow- Angus & Julia Stone

Samson- Regina Spektor

The Chain- Ingrid Michaelson

The Enemy- Mumford & Sons

Timshel- Mumford & Sons

Upward Over The Mountain- Iron & Wine

Swept Away (Sentimental Version)- The Avett Brothers

White Winter Hymnal- Fleet Foxes

River and Roads- The Head and the Heart

My Lady’s House- Iron & Wine

Poison Oak- Bright Eyes

La Derniere Minute- Carla Bruni

Chanson Triste- Carla Bruni

Death By Numbers- Noah and the Whale

La Noyee- Carla Bruni

Dance Anthems (14/04)

Hello! Here is the playlist from April 14th, the theme was DANCE ANTHEMS!

Dancing With Myself- Billy Idol

Every Teardrop is a Waterfall- Coldplay

Got My Mind Set On You- George Harrison

Twist and Shout- The Beatles

Bootylicious- Destiny’s Child

Sheila Ki Jawani- Sunudhi Chauhan & Vishal Dadlani

Maniac- Michael Sembello

You Make My Dreams- Hall & Oates

Dance Dance- Fall Out Boy

Pump It- Black Eyed Peas

That’s All- Genesis

Baby Got Back- Sir Mix A Lot

Single Ladies- Beyonce

Take Me Home- Cash Cash ft. Bebe Rexha

 

On this week’s show…

Part 2 of our look on the critically acclaimed Metal Gear Solid series.

Snake Eater (Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater)

MGS3 main theme (Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater)

Virtuous Mission (Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater)

Ocelot Youth (Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater)

The Pain (Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater)

The Fear (Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater)

The Fury (Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater)

Battle at the Base (Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater)

Clash with Evil Personified (Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater)

Escape from the Fortress (Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater)

Takin’ on the Shagohod (Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater)

Show Time (Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops)

Python (Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops)

RAXA (Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops)

Calling to the Night (Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops)

Way to Fall (Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater)

On this week’s show…

We look at the dark soundtrack of the Souls series.

Demon’s Souls (Demon’s Souls)

Phalanx (Demon’s Souls)

Tower Knight (Demon’s Souls)

Fool’s Idol (Demon’s Souls)

Adjucator (Demon’s Souls)

Maiden Astraea (Demon’s Souls)

Old King Allant (Demon’s Souls)

One who Craves Souls (Demon’s Souls)

Return to Slumber (Demon’s Souls)

Firelink Shrine (Dark Souls)

Taurus Demon (Dark Souls)

Iron Golem (Dark Souls)

Ornstein and Smough (Dark Souls)

Great Greywolf Sif (Dark Souls)

Seath the Scaleless (Dark Souls)

Gwyn, Lord of Cinder (Dark Souls)

Majula (Dark Souls 2)

Old Dragonslayer (Dark Souls 2)

Ruin Sentinels (Dark Souls 2)

Skeleton Lord (Dark Souls 2)

Queen of Dranglenc (Dark Souls 2)

Ancient Dragon (Dark Souls 2)

Nashandra (Dark Souls 2)

Longing (Dark Souls 2)

Women (04/07)

The Women in the World Summit took place in New York this past week, and so the theme for this week’s show is WOMEN! Here are some strong female artists and some empowering songs!

I’m a Woman – Peggy Lee

Respect- Aretha Franklin

Superwoman- Alicia Keys

Independent Women Part 1- Destiny’s Child

Survivor- Destiny’s Child

Shake It Out- Florence and the Machine

Kiss With A Fist- Florence and the Machine

Let It Go (Frozen)- Idina Menzel

Don’t Rain On My Parade- Barbra Streisand

Non, Je Ne Regrette Rien- Edith Piaf

Patron Saint- Regina Spektor

Apres Moi- Regina Spektor

22- Lily Allen

Under-Estimate The Girl- Kate Nash

Move Over- Janis Joplin

How It Feels To Be Free- Nina Simone

Here’s the video playlist with a few added songs!

Here’s a link to the Daily Beast, highlighting the most important parts of the summit:

http://www.thedailybeast.com/witw/articles/2013/04/06/women-in-the-world-summit-2013-recap-video.html

Discoveries (03/31)

(March 31st) _ The theme of the program was Discoveries, inspired by an ever-expanding list of music that I keep. It’s full of musicians and songs that I mean to look into. So here’s some things from that list:

All I Want- Kodaline

No Rest For the Wicked- Lykke Li

Stay Alive- Jose Gonzalez

Jesus, etc. – Wilco

Big Red Dragon- Little Green Cars

Lost and Found- Pretty Lights

A Song For Our Fathers- Explosions in the Sky

No Easier Way- Set The Charge

Seven Days Seven Nights- The Fratellis

Alles Neu- Peter Fox

Kids- Marteria

Intervention- Arcade Fire

Quarter Chicken Dark- Yo-Yo Ma, Edgar Meyer, Chris Thile, Stuart Duncan

 

You can listen to the whole playlist here:

On this week’s show…

We take a look at Tenpei Sato and his Disgaea series.

Lord Laharl’s theme (Disgaea: Hour of Darkness)

Running Fire (Disgaea: Hour of Darkness)

Dear Comrade (Disgaea: Hour of Darkness)

Spread Your Wings (Disgaea 2: Cursed Memories)

Cyber Dance (Disgaea 2: Cursed Memories)

Heroic Blues (Disgaea 2: Cursed Memories)

Extreme Outlaw Overlord (Disgaea 3: Absence of Justice)

Wanderer’s Poem (Disgaea 3: Absence of Justice)

Blue Concerto (Disgaea 3: Absence of Justice)

You Go Girl (Disgaea 4: A Promise Unforgotten)

Sparkling (Disgaea 4: A Promise Unforgotten)

Sepia-Colored Dream (Disgaea 4: A Promise Unforgotten)

Piano Sonata D No. 4 (Disgaea 4: A Promise Unforgotten)

Last Engage (Disgaea 4: A Promise Unforgotten)

Moving Express (Disgaea D2)

My Magnificent Life (Disgaea: Hour of Darkness)

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