Bonus Episode: Child of the Chozo- Anniversary Breakdown

In this Bonus Episode, coming just over a year after the release of "Child of the Chozo", Will looks back on his Metroid homage album and discusses the making of, and breaks down each track. If you're a fan of Metroid music, you'll get a kick out of this deep-space musical exploration.

Child of the Chozo – Will Brueggemann – 2014
-A Hero in Deep Space
-Adventure in the Caverns Below
-In the Vile Layer of the Beast
-Cybernetic Space Mutant
-Heart of the Alien
-Mission Accomplished!
-A New Adventure in Deep Space
-Theme of the Chosen
-Dead in the Water
-An Organic Encounter
-A Hunter is Born
-In the Thicket of the Hive
-Until Next Mission
-A Hero in a New Dimension
-Making Planetfall in the Wetlands
-Subterranean Fortress
-Atop the Planet’s Frigid Cliffside
-The Fate of the Universe
-Child of the Chozo

Episode 174: Breakdown & Analysis Vol. II

In this long-awaited episode, Karl, Will & Marty thoroughly breakdown and analyze 3 classic video game tracks. They discuss in detail, the elements of the track such as the chord analysis, melody, form, orchestration and more. As well as play passages on the piano. Breaking away from the traditional format of the show, this episode aims to teach you concepts of music theory, while diving into why exactly these tracks work so well!


Tracks analyzed:
Great Fairy’s Fountain – Koji Kondo – The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time
Aquatic Ruin Zone – Masato Nakamura – Sonic the Hedgehog 2
Rosalina’s Comet Observatory 1-3 – Koji Kondo – Super Mario Galaxy