Connected #5 – Orchestrated game music, Halo 4 and Typing Karaoke
Written by Siren FM on 6th November 2012
Connected is the home of all things geeky, gaming and gadgety on Siren FM – every Friday from 1-3pm, with Jon Cresswell and Darren Cooke. This week: hands on with Halo 4 at the MCM Expo, celebrating the music of Wind Waker, play a round of typing karaoke and have a chat with Andrew Skeet, the man behind the ‘Greatest Video Game Music’ albums. Plus there’s your roundup of the Week in Geek, what’s in stores now, some great music and more.
Andrew Skeet, the man behind the Greatest Video Game Music album, speaks to Connected on Siren FM about how to pick the best mix of music for the album. You can listen to the first half of this interview here, and we’ll have the second half next week.
To play the game, head to typingkaraoke.com.
What is Love – Haddaway
Snake Eater – Metal Gear Solid
Staff Credits – The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker
Use Somebody – Kings of Leon
Dragon Roost Island – Yoshihiro Arita With His Band
Earthquake – Little Boots
I’d Lie for You (And That’s the Truth) – Meat Loaf
Fame – David Bowie
Mario Theme – London Philharmonic Orchestra
Great Sea – The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker
Re: Your Brains – Jonathan Coulton