VGM airplay, women composers and Classic FM – final results

You may have seen on previous posts (part 1, part 2) that I’ve been tracking video game music (VGM) airplay on Classic FM, to check to see if the station really was putting its money where its mouth is when they said they’re taking the genre seriously. Well, 1 year has passed since I started … More VGM airplay, women composers and Classic FM – final results

Let’s Play – Official UK Playstation Magazine Demo Disc 23

Onto the second installment in my PS1 demo disc Let’s Play series – this time round we sail the high seas, race in the desert, get mocked by a commentator and, er, run away from multicoloured cubes. Apologies for the audio pops, I’ll be investing in a foam topper for my microphone pronto! Demo Disc … More Let’s Play – Official UK Playstation Magazine Demo Disc 23

Let’s Play – Official UK Playstation Magazine Demo Disc 22

Recently I went a bit nostalgic and waxed lyrical about how much I enjoyed old demo discs, and how they broadened my horizons and made me a bit more open minded when it came to different styles of games . It was great to shout out to the world about how great these things were … More Let’s Play – Official UK Playstation Magazine Demo Disc 22

Classic FM and video game music airplay – part 2

3 months ago, I posted the results of a mini analysis of the playlist for Classic FM’s Hall of Fame Hour show, a single one-hour show which is aired everyday, composed solely of pieces that made it into that year’s annual Hall of Fame. In this I found that despite a few inclusions on the playlist, video game … More Classic FM and video game music airplay – part 2