An eclectic tribute to the music of Super Metroid, 'C A Z A D O R A' from the Pixel Quemado collective

An eclectic tribute to the music of Super Metroid, 'C A Z A D O R A' from the Pixel Quemado collective

Covering the music of the Metroid series is very hit or miss. Stray too far from the source material and it can be too different from the ambient sounds of planet Zebes, or SR388, etc. Play it too close to the source material and now it's too ambient and ominous to be true listening music. Well the Pixel Quemado crew has a handle on the fickle music of Metroid and so they have dropped over a dozen tracks in a variety of styles, and all dedicated to possibly the best damn game ever made.

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The GM4A Weekly Recap for October 13-19, 2014

It's about the time of year where we are about to be flooded with great video games, and great video game music as well. Not only do games like Super Smash Bros for Wii U and a new Mario Kart 8 update coming over the next month, but tons of great music is on the horizon as well, starting with the highly anticipated finale of 2 Mello's mashup trilogy with The 3/6 Chambers album.

MWill any video game remixers or cover bands be the soundtrack to your gaming holidays?

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