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... Video game music composer Shota Nakama is profiled with a focus on his Video Game Orchestra, which performs arrangements of video game music. ...
... the North American Conference on Video Game Music in 2014 and 2015. ...
Get in the Game
Electronic Musician (2005) Vol. 21, No. 11, pp. 73-74, 76, 78-79
... Creating audio for video games can come with a unique set of challenges. Tools and techniques that can help facilitate game sound design are discussed. ...
... Video game and game soundtrack sales for 2004 are examined in a year-end report. The sales have ... led to a continuing return on investment for music and video retailers that have given expanded floor space for the product. ...
More Musicians Explore Video Game Work
Billboard (1999) Vol. 111, No. 23, pp. 101, 104
... Reports on the opening of the video game music market to more musicians with the example of rocker ... video game music and instead add an "emotional context." ... David Bowie's composing of original music for the "anticipated Eidos Interactive blockbuster ...
... Reports that with new video-game console systems from Microsoft, Nintendo, and Sony all vying to ... creating music for use in interactive computer and video games. Describes the licensing process. ... be big sellers, gaming software makers are increasingly licensing music from major artists for use in ...
... An essay details composing music for video games. In these games, the music experience is more non ... the title. While the US is seeing a decline in film and TV recording, the video game industry has ... been growing. Half of the video game companies hire in-house composers and sound designers. About 40 ...
... Video game sound designer Marty O'Donnell is interviewed. O'Donnell talks about his work with the ... game "Halo 2" and how he designed the surround sound for the game. ...
... , (2) his ideal gear setup, and (3) the "DJ Hero" video game. ...
... In an interview, singer Marilyn Manson discusses his role as the alien narrator of Midway Games' "Area 51" video game. ...
... The music-based video game market is discussed. Console music games enjoyed a 48% rise in sales in ... artists to create levels in the game. Apple Corps has signed its first download licensing deal for ...
Generation games
NME (2015) , pp. 42
... Gibson, the bassist in Lightning Bolt, comments on the value of video games. He is currently developing his own music video game, Thumper. ...
... The disconnect between playing music-based games versus playing an actual instrument is best ... crystallized when the artists contributing the music admit they cannot grasp the games themselves. Music ...
... questions at stake in ludomusicology - the dynamics of game music, its seriousness and its ... triviality, parallels between gameplay and music perforance, and questions of voice and embodiment - is reviewed. ...
GAME, ON
Billboard (2011) Vol. 123, No. 22, pp. 23
... topics, including: (1) the demise of the "Guitar Hero" franchise, (2) licensing music for video ... game ads and trailers, and (3) how he discovers music. ... In an interview, Tim Riley, vice-president of music affairs for Activision, discusses a variety of ...
... The Commercial Announcements Agreement and Video Game Agreement are highlighted. ...
... Creating music and sound effects for video games can be an ideal career option for keyboardists ... San Francisco, California, independent and smaller video game companies were hiring, although big ... during the recession, when people still need entertainment. At the 2009 Game Developers Conference in ...
Insider Audio: Get Your Game On
Mix (2007) Vol. 31, No. 2, pp. 22, 24, 118
... video game audio, the world of video game music and audio has changed dramatically in the past 20 years ... A look at the world of video game audio production is presented. With the growing demand for ... video games, the increasing sophistication of video game technology, and the increasing budgets for ...
... Music video director Keith Schofield is profiled. Schofield likes to be thought of as the first ... video director to incorporate video games and video game culture into his work. Schofield has directed videos by DJ Format and Wintergreen. ...