the-inbetween monthly archives for: April 2007

Guitar Hero II 360

There’s no accounting for musical tastes. Opinion and criticism of music is as varied and subjective as the people listening to it. You’ll never find a concensus, even amongst psychologists and academics trying to find out why we like what we like and what it says about us. Game preferences are equally subjective, but when you consider music games it enters a whole new realm of complication. If you like the mechanics and presentation of a music game, but hate…

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O Joyous Week

…then, this happens.

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Week in Review

Monday was moving day. The movers I hired were pretty great. The cable guy came at 2:10pm during his 2 to 5 window (that’s a first!) Everything was going smooth until… that new sofa didn’t fit into my new place. sigh. SOFA FOR SALE. Tuesday I was sick. Sick of unpacking, but also physically sick. Welcome to your new home. Wednesday was a continuation of the flu. I did go to work because, despite being sick, it was now an…

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ChipTune linkage

A while back, before I became unmercifully busy, I posted episode 04 of my little podcast, which was all chiptune-esque. Chiptunes appeal to me, even if only for the faux nostalgia of it all. I compiled some links, but never got around to posting them. UNTIL NOW. Almost immediately after I posted the episode, one of the artists featured (in collab with Spamtron) released a new album on the always great 8 bit peoples net label. Phlogiston’s “Mode 3” is…

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