The NZA Posted August 29, 2004 Share Posted August 29, 2004 So yeah, im a fan of game music, especially RPG piano scores and such. Ive got a pretty enxtensive collection, from SNES classics to final fantasy orchestrals. So, for the sake of nostalgia, i found this pretty funny... NES-themed band The Advantage announce U.S. tour» Game and music geeks: Assemble! News | Saturday, August 28, 2004 | Timothy Najmolhoda [News Editor] Anyone craving a live performance of their favorite NES theme may be interested in The Advantage, a Sacremento-based indy rock act that plays only NES themes. The band has now released a schedule for their fall tour, which begins October 22 in Davis, California. The Advantage differs from other game-music bands in that they make only small changes to the original melodies, adding drums and avoiding 8-bit sounding snyth. The band's debut album was released this spring on 5RC records, and includes renditions of songs from Castlevania, Mega Man II, and Wizard & Warriors. The tour schedule is as follows: 10-22 Davis, CA - ASUCD Coffee House 10-25 Salt Lake City, UT - Kilby Court 10-26 Denver, CO - Climax Lounge 10-27 Omaha, NE - O'Leavers Pub 10-28 Ames, IA - Maintenance Shop 10-30 Milwaukee, WI - Onopa Brewing Company 10-31 Chicago, IL - Logan Square 11-01 Grand Rapids, MI - The DAAC 11-03 Cleveland, OH - The Spot 11-04 Pittsburgh, PA - The Mr. Roboto Project 11-05 Philadelphia, PA - First Unitarian 11-06 New York, NY - Knitting Factory 11-07 Brooklyn, NY - Northsix 11-08 Cambridge, MA - Middle East Upstairs 11-12 Houston, TX - Mary Jane's Fat Cat Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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