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11/01/2015

ROTY 2014 voting closes soon!

ROTY Trophy 2014

A short reminder that the voting period for Remixer of The Year 2014 is coming to a close.

 

So browse your favourite tunes and give your vote while you still can.  :-O


28/08/2014

Mark Visser (Misser) passed away

Misser

On the 22nd of August Mark Visser (alias Misser / Mr.Mad) unexpectedly passed away. As a coder and cracker was responsible for numerous demo's and cracks and was loved by many in the C64 scene as a cuddly, crazy and happy Dutchie. He will be sorely missed. A website has been created in his memory where you can express your condolences or leave any message you wish.

 

http://beekveld.com/misser

 

Everything will be printed and personally handed to his family.

 


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8-bit bleeps meet crushing metal guitars, synthesizer sounds and love for oldschool computers. These ingredients required to cook on high temperature together and the result is some fine sid-rock,  for the fans of chip'n'roll everywhere!

 

Get the full EP here:

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Reviews

Listening Recommendation
 Spellbound ('97 XG Mix)
Arranged by Chris Abbott


This is one of my two favourite remixes of spellbound. It captures the atmosphere of the original SID perfectly. I love the way the song builds up, the brass section is groovy and I especially love the dark, dramatic bit at the end.
Review by cosmic_gerbil

Latest Review
 International Karate (Part I)
Arranged by Dr Future


Can´t understand, why nobody reviewed this yet?! Well, let´s go:
Dr Future did a very fine job here. In my opinion the sounds are great, the guitars are played with emotions and the whole thing seems to say: I love(ed) this song, Rob\"<img\">
The song starts with decent guitar play and grows on and on, so listener shouldn´t miss the very cool Solopart beginning at 4:30m. Simply great. And I know what I´m speaking of ^^.
The drums are used well and the hihat is what I like most, cause it grooves the tune.
And finally, I love the game samples, which were placed at the right points creating a smile on my face while listening.
Thank you, Dr Future!
Review by puffy64

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Karma64

Karma64

by Chris Abbott and Alistair Bowness (Boz)

This CD is really four albums in one. First, it presents dance versions of popular C64 tunes which were first put together to be played at the very first Back in Time live event. Second, it presents what we regard as the ultimate versions of tunes which first featured on "Back in Time 1", such as Crazy Comets, or Monty on the Run. Third, it brings a new and experimental vibe to some popular pieces like Wizball and Mutants. And lastly, it is a testing ground for some of the ear-candy New Age ideas that later found their way into Crystal Dreamscapes.

Check it out...

1
Bulldog (wild west mix)
Johan Andersson
2
Enlightenment Druid II
Puffy64
3
Wizball (title music)
Grospixels
4
Monty on the Run (High Score)
Phil Gregg
5
Rick Dangerous (Rick's March)
Mano
6
On a Move
Anders Hesselbom
7
Shinobi
Jozef Lahoud
8
Impossible Mission
SyTeQ
9
Chimera
Anders Hesselbom
10
Action Biker
Garfferen

1
Enigma - A Final Hyperbase Remix
daXX
2
Echoing
Dr Future
3
Street Fighter 2 - Intro Remix
daXX
4
Dynablaster Remix
daXX
5
Lazer Squad
willux

1
Asian Legends
Reyn Ouwehand
2
Dominator
Tonka
3
Deflektor
Reyn Ouwehand
4
Only You
Monotron
5
Shades
Thomas Detert
6
Flimbo's Quest
Reyn Ouwehand
7
I am a Database
Makke
8
Glider Rider
Makke
9
Galway Is God 2000
Jogeir Liljedahl
10
Hypa-ball vs Mission AD
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