What we aim to bring you with Sound of Play is a diverse sample of some of our favourite pieces from the many air-punching, spine-tingling, tear-jerking and grin-inducing videogame soundtracks we’ve heard over the years.
Joining host Ryan Hamann (@InsrtCoins) in this Sound of Play interview extra are returning guest (and masterful composer and musician) George Sanger (@TheMightyFatMan) as well as Timothy Knox (@lookforcurator), founder of Curator, that seeks to restore and preserve video game music in spectacular ways. This interview focuses on Curator’s current project of restoring and releasing the definitive soundtrack of 1995 point-and-click adventure game Putt-Putt Saves the Zoo, which was composed by George and his team.
Track listing for this show is as follows:
1: Mamba-Ooh (Elephant) by Joe McDermott – Putt-Putt Saves the Zoo, 1995
2: Parade Cartown by Tom McMail – Putt-Putt Joins the Parade, 1992
3: Moon Cartown 2 by George Sanger – Putt-Putt Goes to the Moon, 1993
4: Dearly Beloved by Yoko Shimomura – Kingdom Hearts II, 2005
5: The Light in Us All by Jim Guthrie – Planet Coaster, 2016
6: Suspense by Bobby Prince – DOOM, 1993
7: Authorization – Olivia Pierce by Mick Gordon – DOOM, 2016
8: Can o Salt by Danny Baranowsky – Super Meat Boy, 2010
9: America (The Industrial Era) by Geoff Knorr & Roland Rizzo – Sid Meier’s Civilization VI, 2016
This Sound of Play Extra was edited by Ryan Hamann (@InsrtCoins)
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