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Old 07-11-2012, 08:23 PM
Chef Troy Chef Troy is offline
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If you like 80s arcade games AND Miles Davis...

Then you have to check out this 8-bit version of "So What," the opening track of Davis's seminal recording, Kind of Blue.

Kind of Bloop.

I'm envisioning a video game that has this as its background music. Probably like Root Beer Tapper, only set in a jazz club where you have to pull espresso shots for all the beatniks.
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Old 07-11-2012, 09:42 PM
ultrafilter ultrafilter is online now
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The arrangement of Blue in Green sounds a lot more like NES-era video game music to me. I can picture it in a noirish game, or something recounting the end of the world.
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Old 07-12-2012, 09:23 AM
Chef Troy Chef Troy is offline
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Yeah, that one's good too.
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Old 07-12-2012, 10:21 AM
pulykamell pulykamell is online now
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This is actually pretty well done. Reminds me of the Moog Cookbook, a bit. Thanks for sharing.
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Old 07-12-2012, 11:26 AM
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That is too awesome! I am loving this.
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Old 07-12-2012, 02:00 PM
Chef Troy Chef Troy is offline
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No problem, guys - I love stuff like this. I remember going to see Scott Pilgrim vs. the World and being completely delighted by the 8-bit version of the Universal Pictures logo and theme.
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