Syntax Era - Remix64 Volume 3

by Remix64 Artists
Remix64 V3 Syntax Era Label
Total playing time
71 min
Overall album score
 87% - Outstanding

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Pure Geek-cheek! Take famous 80s tracks such as 19, Two Tribes, Too Shy, Billy Jean, Broken Wings and I Feel Love, painstakingly recreate the sound, and inject that into classic C64 music such as BMX Kidz, Comic Bakery, Sanxion, Arkanoid and Ghouls and Ghosts. Remixes come from amazing talent: Romeo Knight, LMan, Makke, Tom Detert, Tron, Moog, Binster, Ziphoid, Boz, Sonic Wanderer, Tonka, Skitz, Trace, Slaygon, iFadeo and even (gasp) a guest appearances here and there from Chris Abbott. You'll wonder how we could get away with such a cheeky tribute to the 80s: well, no samples from the original tracks were used, and the musical content has been replaced by the C64 tune covered. The CD also features some really great songs in their own right, which result from a perfect match between C64 melodies and hooks, the sound of SID, and classic 80s instrumentation, such as Ace II, Jethro Walrus, Aspar Grand Prix, and Dominator. The CD was the baby of Markus LMan Klein, who acted as Co-ordinator, remixer, artist and layout, and even made his own tea, ably assisted by Tom Detert who did much of the mastering. CD is in now shipping! Tracks are available in high quality VBR MP3 and FLAC (all non-DRM).

Track list

Track   Title Act Length Rating
1-01 BMX Kidz Thomas Detert 3:30 91% 
1-02 Jethro Walrus Makke 3:37 81% 
1-03 IR Comic Bakery Ziphoid 4:04 90% 
1-04 Flight Path 737 (feat. Hayley) Boz 4:42 88% 
1-05 Ghouls and Ghosts (feat. Romeo Knight) Binster 3:24 86% 
1-06 Why Me Moog 3:32 87% 
1-07 GemX Skitz 4:22 93% 
1-08 I Formula One Simulator (feat. Boz) LMan 4:04 89% 
1-09 Tusker (feat. Slaygon) Romeo Knight & ifadeo 6:11 76% 
1-10 Sanxion Tron 6:01 85% 
1-11 Crazy Comets Sonic Wanderer 4:13 90% 
1-12 Arkanoid Tron 4:24 85% 
1-13 Ace II Makke & Sonic Wanderer 3:58 86% 
1-14 Blackmail PowerTrace & Chris Abbott 3:19 79% 
1-15 Dominator Tonka 4:04 97% 
1-16 Aspar GP Master (feat. Patrick Feiter) Romeo Knight 3:31 79% 
1-17 Only You Monotron 3:12 98%