Peter Willington is your guide on a short series of podcasts exploring video games and their relationship with music, spinning discs for audio nerds. This week, he takes a look at Michael Jackson’s involvement with the video game industry, and how video games culture has interpreted his work. The show contains the following tracks…
Rescue Space Michael from Space Channel 5: Part 2
Sonic 3 Ending Theme from Sonic 3
Beat It from Michael Jackson’s Moonwalker
Smooth Criminal by Michael Jackson, covered by Saitone
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All music tracks and sound effects featured are the intellectual property of the developer or artist and used by us to better convey the tone and feel of the game. If you like what you hear in the short excerpts used you should support the artists that created them by either buying the games, the soundtracks themselves or – better yet – both. At InRetroSpectPodcast.com we don’t make a single penny on the podcasts we produce, instead we’re passionate about the games we discuss and in ensuring that full credit is given to the fantastically talented people that make them.