Article Archive

Here you will find articles about video game vinyl. This is a work in progress and any input as to the shape of this will be appreciated. Also if you have any articles that I’ve missed feel free to send them this way and I will include them here.


2016

“Soundtracks to Your Life: Axiom Verge, Mother, Shenmue, Streets of Rage, Mega Man” by Mike Scharf, Bearded Gentlemen Music, January 17, 2016

Soundtracks to Your Life: Axiom Verge, Mother, Shenmue, Streets of Rage, Mega Man

2015

“Interview: Jamie Crook | Data Discs” by Nick Spacek, Starburst Magazine, November 22, 2015
http://www.starburstmagazine.com/features/interviews/13752-jamie-crook-data-disc-interview

From Cartridge To Club: A Look At The Labels That Recontextualise Video Game Music” by Sam Eckhardt, Noisey, November 11, 2015
http://noisey.vice.com/en_au/blog/from-cartridge-to-club-a-look-at-the-labels-that-recontextualise-video-game-music

Vinyl Fantasy: How limited edition records are taking video game soundtracks to the next level” by Mike Driver, The Vinyl Factory, September 22, 2015

Vinyl Fantasy: How limited edition records are taking video game soundtracks to the next level

How the latest vinyl resurgence is coming from classic games” by Charlie Brigden, Eurogamer, September 13, 2015
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2015-09-13-how-the-latest-vinyl-resurgence-is-coming-from-the-world-of-video-games

Merch ado about gaming: How being a geek became cool” by Matthew Jarvis, MCV, September 9, 2015
http://www.mcvuk.com/news/read/merch-ado-about-gaming-how-being-a-geek-became-cool/0156159

The Megadrive megamix – how classic videogame soundtracks went from background noise to cratedigger gold” by Ben Beaumont-Thomas, The Guardian, August 27, 2015
http://www.theguardian.com/music/2015/aug/27/video-game-soundtrack-vinyl-reissue

VGM Vinyl Talk with Data Discs” by Brenna Wilkes, Original Sound Version, August 3, 2015
http://www.originalsoundversion.com/vgm-vinyl-talk-with-data-discs-interview/