Category: Music

GW: EN Soundtrack Coming Soon

According to a post on Jeremy Soule’s MySpace page, the Guild Wars: Eye of the North soundtrack will be available soon on DirectSong. The folks at DirectSong are currently testing it for the final release. Soule states that his score on Guild Wars: Eye of the North is the best work he has ever done for Guild Wars. He goes…

Basshunter: Of Bots and DotA

Basshunter (also known as Jonas Altberg), a Swedish Euro dance musician and DJ, was signed by Warner music in April 2006. He later released his debut album entitled LOL < (^^,)>. His first single, “Boten Anna” (“Anna the Bot”), was released last May. In the video, he tells a story about the IRC bot on their channel, Anna, who uber…

PandoraFM

Pandora + Last.fm = PandoraFM. Last.fm’s streaming radio is generally sub-par. I enjoy hearing new music, but prefer to listen to artists that play similar styles of music. Pandora is great for this. If you want to listen to music in the same genre, but not necessarily the same musical style, Last.fm is the way to go. Unfortunately, listening to…

World of Musicraft: Jeremy Soule

GameSpy chats with Guild Wars music composer, Jeremy Soule: …I had kind of a strange education. I took piano lessons when I was a kid, and everyone realized pretty fast — including my dad, who taught music in the public schools — that I needed to go the university route, so I started private university studies with professors from Western…

Finland Must Win

Finland’s entry into this year’s Eurovision Song Contest is by Lordi, with a song entitled “Hard Rock Hallelujah”. By virtue of the zombie cheerleaders alone, Finland should win. The song is quite catchy actually.     If you live in Europe, and plan on watching Eurovision on 20th May, vote for Finland*! From the Wikipedia entry for Eurovision Song Contest:…