Kind Of Bloop: An 8-Bit Tribute To Miles Davis' Kind Of Blue (5xFile, FLAC).
To satisfy my curiosity - and commemorate the 50th anniversary of Miles Davis's "Kind of Blue" - I've asked five brilliant chiptune musicians to collaborate and reinvent the entire album in the 8-bit sound. I hope to have the entire album download ready for Kind of Blue's 50th birthday on August 17. (Printing and shipping CDs will take longer.
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Jazz legend Miles Davis is the latest artist to have his work re-imagined in the style of an '80s video game; or to put it another way, he's the subject of a new 8-bit tribute album. The brainchild of Andy Baio, Kind of Bloop is a track-by-track recreation of Davis's seminal Kind of Blue, though it's a rather bleepier (or should that be bloopier?) affair than the original record
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. Music by chiptune artists ast0r, Virt, Sergeeo, Shnabubula, and Disasterpeace. To satisfy my curiosity - and commemorate the 50th anniversary of Miles Davis’s Kind of Blue - I’ve asked five brilliant chiptune musicians to collaborate and reinvent the entire album in the 8-bit sound. August 17, 2009 synthheadMusic News8-bit, chip music, chiptune, covers, jazz, lo fi, Miles Davis.
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- Cover – Andrew Duhan
- Photography By [Cover Made From A Photo By] – Jay Maisel
- Producer – Andy Baio
- Written-By – Miles Davis
NotesSongs published by Songs of Universal OBO Jazz Horn Music Corp.
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