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WSHU Public Radio's Kate Remington combines her love of music and video games in this series of informal conversations with composers and performers of game soundtracks. Plus, there's lots of music in the interviews, so you can hear it for yourself!

WSHU Public Radio's Kate Remington combines her love of music and video games in this series of informal conversations with composers and performers of game soundtracks. Plus, there's lots of music in the interviews, so you can hear it for yourself!

Location:

United States

Description:

WSHU Public Radio's Kate Remington combines her love of music and video games in this series of informal conversations with composers and performers of game soundtracks. Plus, there's lots of music in the interviews, so you can hear it for yourself!

Twitter:

@RespawnShow

Language:

English

Contact:

203-365-6604


Episodes

Austin Wintory's 'Traveler Symphony' is a gift for 'Journey' fans

5/12/2022
For many players, Journey, created by Jenova Chen and That Game Company, was a life-changing experience, in no small part because of Austin Wintory's gorgeous soundtrack.

Duration:01:19:33

Lifeformed and Janice Kwan's soundtrack for 'Tunic' accompanies a little fox on a big adventure

4/26/2022
Composers Lifeformed (Terence Lee) and Janice Kwan created an imaginative, old-school soundtrack to accompany the very small fox on his mysterious adventure.

Duration:01:26:09

'A Memoir Blue' is a deeply personal project

4/14/2022
Shelley Chen created the game A Memoir Blue as a way to sift through her relationship with her mother, by creating the fictional world-class swimmer Miriam, who also has a challenge connecting with her mother.

Duration:00:38:34

Jared Emerson-Johnson reunites with Sam and Max

4/5/2022
Jared says these soundtracks were some of his favorites to write, and, as a composer not that far into his career, he learned a lot in the process.

Duration:00:54:25

Korean instruments shine in Maclaine Diemer's soundtrack for Guild Wars 2: End of Dragons

3/22/2022
Maclaine Diemer talks about his soundtrack for Guild Wars 2: End of Dragons

Duration:00:54:39

Olivier Deriviere's soundtrack sustains hope in 'Dying Light 2: Stay Human'

3/15/2022
Composer Olivier Deriviere creates a soundtrack that amplifies this broken world, while sustaining a sense of hope as well.

Duration:00:50:34

Ego Plum's score for 'The Cuphead Show' comes from a life-long love of cartoons

2/28/2022
Ego Plum soundtrack for The Cuphead Show

Duration:00:41:45

Gareth Coker: Looking to Halo's past and imagining its 'Infinite' future

2/11/2022
When Gareth Coker was asked to be part of the composing team for 343 Industry's Halo Infinite, he knew he was in for an exciting challenge.

Duration:01:08:05

Christopher Tin's soundtrack for 'Old World' is a global project

1/20/2022
Christopher Tin Old World podcast

Duration:01:06:18

Inon Zur's soundtrack for 'Syberia: The World Before' is passionate and personal

12/21/2021
Inon Zur Syberia The World Before

Duration:00:50:03

Jason Graves' soundtrack for The Dark Pictures Anthology: House of Ashes started with a dove

11/30/2021
Jason Graves House of Ashes

Duration:01:12:13

Pedro Bromfman: Creating a musical signature for Yara in 'Far Cry 6'

11/16/2021
Pedro Bromfman Far Cry 6

Duration:00:53:18

Hildur Gudnadottir and Sam Slater disrupt game soundtracks with 'Battlefield 2042'

11/4/2021
Hildur and Sam talk about their non-traditional approach to their soundtrack for 'Battlefield 2042'

Duration:00:55:15

Richard Jacques: "My soundtrack for 'Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy' HAD to be epic!"

10/26/2021
Richard Jacques talks about his Guardians of the Galaxy soundrack

Duration:01:01:34

Tom Salta's stylish, stealthy soundtrack for Deathloop

10/21/2021
Kate Remington chats with Tom Salta about his soundtrack for Deathloop from Arkane Studios Lyon.

Duration:01:14:01

Jakob Eisenbach builds a mysterious Mayan temple in music

10/14/2021
TIKAL, Night of the Blood Moon is an immersive virtual reality experience, in which you and friends are discovering age-old secrets in a specially-built space that's totally immersive. Composer Jakob Eisenbach's soundtrack and sound design complete the compelling experience.

Duration:00:33:30

Ramin Djawadi and Brandon Campbell create a diverse soundtrack for Amazon's 'New World'

10/7/2021
Ramin Djawadi and Brandon Campbell have collaborated on some blockbuster series, including Game of Thrones and Westworld. They say Amazon's Game Studios gave them an incredible oppportunity to create the music for the huge, mysterious setting of Aeturnum in the just-released MMO, New World.

Duration:00:39:52

Johnny Galvatron's 'The Artful Escape' Is A Voyage Of Discovery

9/30/2021
Imagine you're the nephew of a legendary folk music icon, about to perform your first concert. Only thing is, you're really not sure you want to follow the path that seems set out for you. That's the dilemma young Francis Vendetti faces in Johnny Galvatron's visionary game, The Artful Escape. Johnny Galvatron is a true Australian rock star, signed by a label and off on a tour before he finished university. The Artful Escape is his way of reconnecting with a side of music he didn't get a...

Duration:00:51:22

Peter McConnell: Writing The Music For 'Psychonauts 2' Was 'The Opportunity Of A Lifetime'

9/23/2021
Fourteen years after Tim Shafer's Double Fine Productions released the quirky Psychonauts, composer Peter McConnell had a chance to expand on the themes and musical ideas he concieved for the orignal game. He describes the chance to work on Psychonauts 2 as "the opportunity of a lifetime!"

Duration:00:55:30

John Robert Matz's 18th Century Music Masterpiece For 'Ambition: A Minuet In Power'

9/16/2021
Paris, 1789: A young woman arrives in town at the invitation of her beloved, only to discover that he's missing and talk of revolution is swirling through the fashionable salons. In Ambition: A Minuet in Power, created by Joy Manufacturing Co., Yvette relies on her wiles to glean juicy gossip and use it to make connections to upgrade her social status. Composer John Robert Matz has created a pitch-perfect 18th Century soundtrack to accompany all the intrigue and tension of this remarkable...

Duration:01:16:23