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Posts Tagged ‘heavy metal’

SEGA Tunes: Girlz Melon Turns Oil Ocean into a Metal Masterpiece

Saturday, November 16th, 2013

Scottish internet metal sensation Girlz Melon returns with an absolutely ripping take on Oil Ocean Zone from Sonic the Hedgehog 2. Check out the video below:

Like the track? Download it for free from Girlz Melon’s soundcloud page.

SEGA Tunes: MegaDriver do Sunset Riders

Thursday, May 2nd, 2013

MegaDriver are back with a new remix; a heavy metal version of the theme from Sunset Riders! Check out the video below:

You can also download the mp3 via this link.

SEGA Tunes: Viking Metal’s They Call Me Axe Battler

Saturday, March 30th, 2013

This Golden Axe remix by Viking Metal is just too cool not to share. The heavy metal reimagining of the first stage theme from Golden Axe is called They Call Me Axe Battler and it rocks like something made of rock. Check it out:

You can download the track by clicking here.

SEGA Tunes: MegaDriver Cover M.U.S.H.A. and Streets of Rage

Wednesday, March 13th, 2013

Mega Drive heavy metal covers band MegaDriver have been uploading these cool little ‘Game Metal Play’ videos which feature a re-arranged version of a song featured on a specific SEGA game but actually inserted into the game. We featured the Outrun cover a little while ago but since then MegaDriver have released Streets of Rage and M.U.S.H.A. covers which sound brilliant. Check them out:

Want more? MegaDriver have also released a few new songs in the past couple of months including Golden Axe and Sonic songs. Click here to be taken to their song list on their official website.

SEGA Tunes: Road Rash 3 United Kingdom Theme Metal Remix

Thursday, March 7th, 2013

The Road Rash games are some of the greatest arcade racers to ever grace the Mega Drive. The games also try their best to create heavy metal songs for the soundtrack using the limitations of the Mega Drive sound-chip. For instance, check out the United Kingdom theme from Road Rash 3:

Now for the interesting bit. A rather talented chap known as Ivan BeSpaleva has rearranged the United Kingdom theme as an actual heavy metal song which you can hear below:

There’s also another fantastic take on this track by TailOff which you can hear below:

SEGA Tunes: MegaDriver Actually Release a SEGA Themed Song For Once!

Monday, January 7th, 2013

Brazilian metal beasts MegaDriver have released their own version of Splash Wave from the Outrun soundtrack. You can check it via this link: CLICK HERE

The band have been strangely focussed on music from games not featured on the Mega Drive for quite some time and have also begun work on original material.

You can also hear the Splash Wave cover in the below video which puts the song directly into Outrun 2 with great effect:

Big thanks to Titanscreed at Project Phoenix Productions and @freqrexy on Twitter for making us aware of this new MegaDriver track.

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