ZUNTATA ARCADE CLASSICS VOL. 2 - DARIUS (COLOURED LP)
coloured 12" Vinyl D15.01.18
in celebration of the 30th anniversary of the original arcade release, ship to shore phonoco. is proud to present the vinyl edition of hisayoshi ogura’s score to taito’s darius. one of the most heralded soundtracks in the expansive zuntata canon, darius sounds as fresh and innovative as it did when its sounds filled arcades back in 1987. ogura’s score combines pulsing rhythms with an experimental, avant-garde bent, giving darius high octane action a unique counterpoint. housed in a gatefold jacket and featuring liner notes by both ogura and gamesradar.com writer anthony agnello, darius is available on coloured vinyl.
ship to shore is a new record label from record collector and gentleman of the night craig richards. the first release is by pbr streetgang made specifically with craig in mind, the release also includes a remix by craig himself. pbr streetgang delivery a great ep of wayward hedonistic-house. ‘in the turret’ has been causing somewhat of a commotion, of late, on discerning dance-floors. on the flip craig offers up a drawn out electro break-beat take on ‘in the turret’, which is equally as beguiling. the ep also features the deep disco leanings of ‘affordable excellence’ and the psychedelic ‘apocalypse tool’.