Videogame BANG! Quickie: Interview w/ Composer Steve Goldshein

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In this quickie edition of the podcast, Cory and Aaron interview a rising star in video game music composition game, Steve Goldshein! He discusses his humble beginnings as a struggling jazz musician, all the way to his meteoric rise as a composer of films and video games. He has worked … Continue reading

Shawarma chef tests his might!

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Test your might. BITE! SHAWARMA KOMBAT! I’m not sure what I was expecting when they said this guy was worthy of being a Mortal Kombat character. I thought he was going to do something powerful, something deadly, that someone perhaps was going to lay down some epic special effects. But … Continue reading

Razer launches the Adaro Series Headphones

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Razer is known around the world for their high-performance gaming hardware, software and systems, and today they have announced a new headphone series for personal entertainment. The initial line up will feature four models: bass-heave earphones, analog stereo headphones, Bluetooth headphones and DJ-style headphones. When asked about the new Adaro … Continue reading

BOP.fm has the potential to be the next big name in streaming music ( Early beta )

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We’ve all experienced the frustration of having to scour the web for a certain remix, specific song, or album collaboration. It’s annoying to switch back and fourth between YouTube, Soundcloud, and Spotify to find that exact mix you’re looking for. Unfortunately, before now, it’s been almost impossible to put together … Continue reading

Listen to over 40 minutes of the The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug score

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Here’s an early chance to check out the music of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug before it hits theaters. Warner Bros. has just released over 40 minutes worth of Hobbit music from composer Howard Shore. Here are the full tracks: Disc 1 1. The Quest for Erebor 2. Wilderland … Continue reading

The console war between the PS4, Xbox One and Wii U gets a musical

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In one corner we have the PS4, and in the other corner we have the Wii U. With the Xbox One launching today, the console war between the next-gen consoles is now ready to start. We recently posted a Machinima video featuring PS4 and Xbox One robots pummeling each other for … Continue reading

Videogame tribute band, Critical Hit, performs Metal Gear, Zelda, Halo, Final Fantasy and more

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If you’re a big fan of video game music, I recommend checking out a band called Critical Hit. They play music from popular video games such as World of Warcraft, Final Fantasy, Mario, Kingdom Hearts, Metal Gear Solid, Call of Duty, Halo, Skyrim, Mega Man, Sonic the Hedgehog, Pokemon and … Continue reading

Chicago’s ‘Cell Block Tango’ gets Disneyfied

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If you’re a fan of Disney, the musical Chicago, and/or a fan of Todrick Hall, you’ll love this rendition of “Cell Block Tango”, re-envisioned as “Spell Block Tango”. If you don’t know of Todrick Hall, he was a leading contestant in Season 9 of American Idol. Winning his audition with … Continue reading

Review: Cambridge Audio’s Minx Go Wireless Bluetooth Speaker

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The market for portable audio has always been a fierce competition of who can provide the most features, highest clarity audio, and functionality for the lowest price. In its bracket, the Cambridge Audio (UK-based) Minx Go has surpassed multitudes of would-be competitors with its quality, affordability, and presentation. Priced competitively … Continue reading

Batman meets his end as his enemies sing in this Batman: Arkham Origins musical parody

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Batman has been a thorn on many of his archrivals’ sides. Now it looks like they have Batman cornered and are ready to end his crusade…by singing. Random Encounters has released a new musical parody featuring all your favorite villains including the Joker, Penguin, the Riddler, Poison Ivy, Harley Quinn, … Continue reading

What does the fox say? ‘Perform live on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon’

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Ylvis is the Norwegian comedy band who recently became an internet sensation with their viral song, “What Does the Fox Say”. Now they are appearing on network TV, like having their first live performance on a night talk show. Late Night’s Jimmy Fallon had the honor of having them perform, … Continue reading