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Chiptunes: Unique, original and more than just nostalgia

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A new style of music is emerging from old technology and it is riding on a lot more than just nostalgia.

Chiptunes are funky, upbeat songs you would hear when loading Super Mario Bros. but have been re-purposed for the modern age.

Benjamin Polazzon spoke to Prof. Kenny McAlpine to get a better understanding of this new phenomena.

Guests

Prof. Kenny McAlpine, Lecturer at the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music

Contributors

Benjamin Polazzon

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