DrumUltimA DrumUltimA Kirby (+1500) Contributors; 1,646 posts; Report post; Posted August 17, 2009. This is an album release playboy:Andy Baio Writes:What would the pioneers of jazz sound like on a Nintendo Entertainment System? This is about how I feel this morning... gnuconsulting 9 Nov 2013. Baio got promient chiptunes artists like Ast0r, Disasterpeace, and Shnabubula to create covers for the songs in ‘Kind of Blue’. hah, same here! What those guys created was amazing. In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the release of Miles Davis's masterpiece Kind of Blue, Andy Baio got together with 5 chiptune artists to produce, "Kind of Bloop An 8-Bit Tribute to Miles Davis' Kind of Blue".This is the entire album, recreated in 8-bit sound (you know like the music from your old NES and Sega games). 2 thoughts on “ 8-Bit Miles Davis: Kind Of Bloop ” korgi. Can't wait for the actual CD! “Kind of Bloop” is an 8-bit tribute to jazz legend Miles Davis featuring covers by five chiptune musicians in honor of the 50th anniversary of the release of Kind of Blue. I'm curious about the whole 'Kind Of Bloop' project that took Miles Davis's album and then handed it over to several chiptune artists (Disasterpeace, Shnabubula, Jake Kaufman, etc.) May 12, 2009 synthhead Music News 8-bit, 8-bit music, covers, jazz, lo fi, lo fi music, Miles Davis. To many this sounds like blasphemy – and I have to admit that, despite being a raging technophile, my reaction to the album was ambivalent at best. this must be what music sounds like to Leisure Suit Larry. I'm sure some of you remember the 8-bit rendition of Kind of Blue titled "Kind of Bloop". johnfoley 29 Jul 2012. For background: Kind of Bloop is a remake of Miles Davis’ Kind of Blue album, with the original five jazz songs redone as “chiptune” music — that is, as music that sounds like it might emanate from a video arcade circa 1984. Tweet; By adam . Kind of Bloop, if you hadn’t guessed, is a reimagining of Miles Davis’ Kind of Blue using the beeps and blips of 8-bit videogames. Andy Baio would agree as well, so he decided to commemorate the album’s 50th anniversary (back in 2009) with ‘Kind of Bloop: An 8-bit Tribute to Miles Davis’ Kind of Blue”. Into the Fray: My thoughts on the Jay Maisel and Andy Baio mess. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. For years, Ive wondered what chiptune jazz would sound like, but there are only a … Released 17 August 2009 on n/a (catalog no. There has been a lot of nasty stuff said about the situation between Jay Maisel and Andy Baio. Kind of Bloop ~ Release by Andy Baio (see all versions of this release, 2 available) Overview; Disc IDs (0) Cover Art (1) Aliases; Tags; Details; Edit; Edit Relationships; Annotation. Mingus on Amiga? In 2010, Baio was sued by Jay Maisel, the photographer of the Kind of Blue cover art for copyright infringement, resulting in an out-of-court settlement for $32,500. Kudos to the team at Waxy. This entry was posted on August 21, 2009 at 8:57 pm and is filed under Music and Culture, WTF with tags Jazz, Kind of Bloop, Kind of Blue, Miles Davis, Music and Culture. The concept struck a chord when it was casually announced on twitter, and backers who wanted a copy covered the music album's projected costs via Kickstarter within four hours. By: philip-random. I just downloaded it. By: shmegegge. Jay Maisel took the iconic photo of Miles Davis on the cover of Kind of Blue (I’m listening to “So What” right now). It's technically possible; the genre-bending, stereotype-defying jazz legend lived until 1991, six years after the first Nintendo Entertainment System was released in North America. Kind of Bloop is a chiptune tribute to Miles Davis’ Kind of Blue, a track-by-track 8-bit reinterpretation of the bestselling jazz album of all time. Abomination! Tech entrepreneur Andy Baio had put together a Chiptune tribute album of the classic Miles Davis work Kind of Blue.. ‘Kind of Blue’ is Miles Davis’ best known album. This is the teaser video for Kind of Bloop, an 8-bit tribute to Miles Davis’s classic jazz album Kind of Blue, released on the 50th anniversary of the album on August 17, 2009. Last month, we saw the story of “Kind of Bloop”. the greatest album ever made no, it isn't. Kind of Bloop An 8-Bit Tribute to Miles Davis' Kind of Blue. From an 8-bit tribute to ‘Kind of Blue’––music for hep robot cats to stroke their wire-wool goatees to . posted by abc123xyzinfinity at 3:31 PM on August 20, 2009 . Kind of Bloop is a somewhat daring experiment of the must-have Davis album. Download. it took me an hour to post that. Find it on Kind Of Bloop - An 8-bit tribute . Similar to cutout animation, silhouette animation uses cardboard or some kind of flat material, but the objects are all black and the shot is depicted with silhouettes only. Kind of Bloop August 20, 2009 1:05 PM Subscribe. Kind of Bloop. Launched as a Kickstarter project in April 2009, only two weeks after Kickstarter itself opened its doors, the album’s production was funded by 419 backers around the world. In his fascinating video presentation, Baio explains how he made “Kind of Bloop.” He properly licensed the music, which he was, he knew, not using under fair use. Miles Davis probably never played Nintendo. The challenge was to see whether chiptune artists could create something highly improvisational, warm, and beautiful from the limited palette of 1980s game consoles. What would the pioneers of jazz sound like on a Nintendo Entertainment System? I was drawn to the contradiction between the textured, subdued emotion in Kind of Blue and the cold, mechanical tones of retro videogame music. Andy Baio, einer der Gründer des XOXO Festivals, hat kürzlich ein Video von einem Vortrag veröffentlicht, der in sehenswerten 30 Minuten noch einmal fast all jene Dinge auf den Punkt bringt, die im derzeitigen Urheberrecht grundlegend falsch laufen. Whoever thought of calling a chiptune Miles Davis tribute album "Kind of Bloop" was a genius . Well, wonder no longer. Will Kind Of Bloop join its predecessor as one of the ultimate collegiate make-out albums of all-time, or will it be a monstrous carbuncle on the face of an old friend? Any ideas about what happened to them? n/a; Digital File). Mingus on Amiga? Thank you Miles, but your apotheosis is in another castle. For those that don’t know what 8-bit is and are wondering, I’ll explain. Genres: Chiptune, Modal Jazz. Leave a comment with your thoughts! Oh some one has done it now. Have you ever been listening to Kind of Blue and thought to yourself, “As much as I’m fond of Miles Davis, I really wonder what it would sound like if my NES had performed this music instead”? Reply; new topic; Prev; 1; 2; Next; Page 2 of 2 . The process was very laborious. "You're making music with outdated computers. A group of chiptune artists took it upon themselves to recreate the classic jazz album track by track, and the result is Kind of Bloop. (Fast) alle Urheberrechtsprobleme in einem Video: Andy Baio über die neue Prohibition. It is worth checking out if you know what you are in for. Very cute. Coltrane on a C-64? Wow, it's even better than I imagined! I bought a copy a few years ago but I lost my hard drive that had the album. Music by chiptune artists ast0r, Virt, Sergeeo, Shnabubula, and Disasterpeace. By: shmegegge. posted by felix betachat (27 comments total) 15 users marked this as a favorite . What would the pioneers of jazz sound like on a Nintendo Entertainment System? Weezer 8-bit Weezer: The 8-bit Album. slideshow. Kind of Bloop. Kind of Bloop is a chiptune tribute album by Andy Baio, based on Miles Davis' 1959 album, Kind of Blue. Recommended Posts. And he paid a bunch of crowdfunding investors in CDs. Mingus on Amiga? By Sam Ascher-Weiss, July 29, 2009 in Community. Pixelation . Taken a classic and cover it in 8-bit it. Wow, it's even better than I imagined! but it seems like there's nowhere to find the whole thing on the internet. Coltrane on a C-64? MetaFilter's own waxpancake commissioned an 8-bit homage to the greatest album ever made. From the beginning, Kind of Bloop was a creative experiment. "Kind of Bloop: An 8-Bit Tribute to Miles Davis" is an exercise in imagination, asking what the pioneers of jazz music might have sounded like if their medium of choice had been 8-bit game consoles. As we mentioned, Kind of Bloop is just the latest album to be released in the 8-bit covers genre - if you like your music as Mario intended, check this lot out. chronologic 17 Jun 2013. Presented by Pterodactyl Squad, this features Rivers Cuomo and co's work "as you've never heard it before" (unless everything you hear goes through a GameBoy-izing filter, that is). But he didn’t think about licensing the cover art from the original album, which he had used to commission an 8-bit pixel-art work for his CD’s cover. Kind of Bloop: An 8-Bit Tribute to Miles Davis' Kind of Blue Posted 11 years ago Archive Kind of Bloop: Miles Davis as Video Game Music. For Kind of Bloop, he recorded himself playing "All Blues" on the piano. Well, the samples made me chuckle. Pretty sweet so far . You need a masochistic desire to have something difficult to do," he says. Kind of Bloop is a chiptune project organized by Andy Baio that took each of the five songs on Kind of Blue and rendered them in the low-processing-power manner of early video games. Find album release information for Kind of Bloop: An 8-Bit Tribute to Miles Davis - Various Artists on AllMusic (All we need now is a Play Like Miles game using a Wii horn instrument) Here's a teaser @ July 05, 2011 in Essays. Then he listened to the recording and figured out how to program it on the computer. Quote; Share this post. Glad I'm a backer . Perhaps. By: abc123xyzinfinity. Kind of Bloop: An 8-Bit Tribute to Miles Davis, a Various Artists Album. Find release reviews and credits for Kind of Bloop: An 8-Bit Tribute to Miles Davis - Various Artists on AllMusic - 2009 smrq 25 Jan 2013. Kind of Bloop. 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