Redbull TV has gifted me a great new year’s discovery. It’s a documentary series called “Diggin’ In The Carts” which profiles the history and makers of the most popular music to ever come out of Japan – video game music.
Episode 1 starts with the 8-bit sound effects and progresses on from there. A cool historical view of the industry and the sounds, with interviews by the actual song creators. For fans of gaming, music and tech, or connoisseurs of video game soundtracks, this is for you. HAPPY NEW YEAR, love RHR.
Episode 1 – The Rise of VGM: