Published Sep 18, 2014Lately, we've been learning about the history of Japanese videogame music thanks to the Red Bull Music Academy's documentary series Diggin' in the Carts. Now, episode three has arrived.
This latest 15-minute instalment is called "The Dawn of a New Era." It covers the rise of the 16-bit era and new technical possibilities it heralded. Among the musicians who appear here are Flying Lotus, Dizzee Rascal and Ladyhawke.
Watch it below, and stay tuned for the remaining two episodes of Diggin' in the Carts.