Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Justin Lassen featured in new Video Game Christmas Album!


Hey all, if you want to hear some cool film and video game composers remix classic video game songs into Xmas hits, check out this cool new release! I’m honored to have been asked to be a part of it!

From TheSoundtrackArchitect:

Scarlet Moon Records
have announced a special collection of Christmas standards and game music favourites re-imagined in holiday fashion with Scarlet Moon Christmas Album 2016. The nine track album features tracks from renowned video game and film composers, and should get any video game fan into the holiday spirit.

The artists that have participated in the creation of the album are as follows:

Hiroki Kikuta (Secret of Mana)
Vince DiCola (Rocky IV and Transformers: The Movie (1986))
Robyn Miller (Myst and Riven)
Justin Lassen (Underworld)
Mustin (of The OneUps)
Goomin “Nauts” Nam (DJMAX and Bar Oasis)
Osamu Kubota (Beatmania and Granado Espada)
Materia (jazz fusion band)
Dale North (Dragon Fantasy Book II and PAC-MAN Pop)

Scarlet Moon Christmas Album 2016 is fully licensed and is available on LOUDR, iTunes, and Spotify.

and Gamespot says my remix is their favorite!

“GameSpot was provided with the album. Lassen's "Rainbow Road," which puts an electronic, sweeping spin on the iconic song from Mario Kart 64, may be my favorite of the bunch. ” – Gamespot (2016)

  1. "Jingle Bells" by Vince DiCola
  2. "Christmas Garden (Yoshi's Island)" by Mustin
  3. "Peaceful Christmas (Chrono Trigger)" by Dale North
  4. "Some Small Hope (Cherubic Hymn by A. Kastorsky)" Osamu Kubota
  5. "Angels We Have Heard on High" by Hiroki Kikuta
  6. "Christmas Comes to Myst (Myst)" by Robyn Miller
  7. "Rainbow Road (Mario Kart 64)" by Justin Lassen
  8. "Melodies of Life (Final Fantasy IX)" by Goomin "Nauts" Nam
  9. "Aspertia City - Winter (Pokemon Black & White 2)" by Materia

Special thanks to David L Puga for helping me with some midi cyphering! :) He’s got some cool music coming out soon too!