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Massively Popular Video Games That Were Total Ripoffs

There are some beloved games that weren’t so much “inspired by” other games as they were “the exact game, with a minor paint job.” Those knockoffs then went on to make millions of dollars. 362 more words


Ludomusicology 2017

I’m very much looking forward to attending the 2017 Ludomusicology (video game music studies) conference at Bath Spa University next week. I’ll be presenting a paper on my piece ‘Construction in Metal’, which I’ll then be performing with my colleague Máté Szigeti as part of a joint concert with OUT-TAKE Ensemble and composers from Bath Spa. 68 more words


Roland Nipp proves himself a Satch-style melody master with In the Cool of the Dawn

By Steve Newton

I first got turned onto Roland Nipp–a Canadian guitarist out of Richmond, B.C.–through his 2000 debut album, Blue Room, a multicoloured mix of jazz, blues, and rock stylings that blew me away with its blend of technical prowess and melodic sense. 195 more words

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Beers, Harley, and 'Southern Metal'

Ketika Nirvana, Oasis, Radiohead, dan Chino Moreno mulai tanggal dari jajaran poster di kamar saya, ‘setan-setan’ kecil berwajah baru mulai terbang mengelilingi kepala saya, setan kecil berjanggut lebat, berjaket kulit, dan bersepatu boots yang mulai mengambil aba-aba untuk merasuki pikiran saya. 1,038 more words


Menyusur Kedigdayaan The Tielman Brothers

The Timor Rhythm Brothers, adalah sebutan awal grup musik yang dibentuk di Surabaya pada tahun 1945 ini, sebelum kemudian bertransfromasi menjadi The Tielman Brothers. Popularitas band ini sudah dimulai jauh sebelum The Beatles dan The Rolling Stones lahir. 1,422 more words


Dibalik lahirnya "Smoke On the Water"

Di post pertama ini, saya akan coba mengupas sedikit tentang salah satu lagu rock terbaik sepanjang masa, “Smoke On the Water”.

Lagu ini lahir dari rahim band rock besar Deep Purple yang formasinya terdiri dari… 648 more words


How the Switch Can Beat the Wii | Peripherals

Experts project Nintendo will sell 40 Million units by the end of 2020. This would make it worse than the Wii in sales, but well ahead of the Wii U, which only sold 13 million units. 966 more words

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