Category: jazz

KVGM “The Last Wave” (10/8/23)

KVGM “The Last Wave” (10/8/23)

Do you hear that sound? Can you feel it? The cool ocean breeze in your hair, the salt on your tongue. It’s the smooth crash of KVGM “The Last Wave”, with your host, Hammock. A biweekly VGM podcast bringing you the jammiest video game music from all your favorite composers and consoles. Sit back, relax, and get ready to catch…the Last Wave.

Come for the jams, stay for the jams, return for the jams in two weeks. We’ve got Naotoshi Nishino and Yuji Ohno, horse racing RPGs, strip tease poker, and the most adorable game for the Nintendo 3DS.

Playlist

Make Love – Yayoi Kurebayashi and T. Sawamura
(Oshiete Goshujin-sama!, PC)

Blue Talk – Hiroyuki Mizuno
(Dennou Club, X68000)

Giddy Up – T’s Music
(Jockey’s Road, Microsoft Xbox)

At Sunset on the Sea – Takahiro Eguchi
(Teddy Together, Nintendo 3DS)

Vixen Maid – Masashi Hamauzu
(Musashi: Samurai Legend, Sony PlayStation 2)

Mother-in-Law May I – Naotoshi Nishino
(Gibo no Toiki ~Haitokushin ni Tadayou Haha no Iroka, PC)

Strip Please – Satoshi Nagano and Yusuke Takahama
(Tokimeki Card Paradise: Koi no Royal Straight Flush, PC-FX)

Highway – Chihiro Aoki
(Yakuza 5, Sony PlayStation 3)

Trap in the Dark – Yuji Ohno
(Lupin the Third: The Greatest Brain Battle in History, Nintendo DS)

Ending – Unknown
(Frontier Brain, PC)

Special Request

BAOFU – Toshiki Konishi
(Persona 2: Eternal Punishment, Sony PlayStation Portable)

KVGM “The Last Wave” (9/24/23)

KVGM “The Last Wave” (9/24/23)

Do you hear that sound? Can you feel it? The cool ocean breeze in your hair, the salt on your tongue. It’s the smooth crash of KVGM “The Last Wave”, with your host, Hammock. A biweekly VGM podcast bringing you the jammiest video game music from all your favorite composers and consoles. Sit back, relax, and get ready to catch…the Last Wave.

We’ve got new jams from the PlayStations, the PCs, even the Nintendo 64DD for a little Japan golf action. Naotoshi Nishino is back, Yuji Ohno is back, we’ve even got a special request from the Game Boy Advance (it’s been a minute).

Playlist

BGM 3 – Naotoshi Nishino
(Hissatsu! Satomi Attack!, PC)

Crumbling World – KIKU
(ATHENA: Awakening from the Ordinary Life, Sony PlayStation)

Course Overview – Kenichiro Shinzawa
(Japan Pro Golf Tour 64, Nintendo 64DD)

Limo BGM 3 – Keiichi Yano
(Rain Wonder Trip, Sony PlayStation Portable)

Slumber – Rage Kisaragi
(Friends, PC)

Johnson House – Yuji Ohno
(Lupin Sansei: Columbus no Isan wa Ake ni Somaru, Sony PlayStation 2)

After the Game – Thomas Petersen
(V-Ball: Beach Volley Heroes, Sony PlayStation)

A New Day – Shiki and Shade
(Final Gear, Apple iOS)

electric light night – Rokugen Alice
(Taishou Mebiusline: Teito Bibouroku Hare, Sony PlayStation Vita)

Multi-Channel – Takahiro Ogata
(T: Kara Hajimaru Monogatari, Sony PlayStation)

Special Request

Sunken Kuru Ruins (Area 3-2) – Go Ichinose
(Drill Dozer, Game Boy Advance)

KVGM “The Last Wave” (9/10/23)

KVGM “The Last Wave” (9/10/23)

Do you hear that sound? Can you feel it? The cool ocean breeze in your hair, the salt on your tongue. It’s the smooth crash of KVGM “The Last Wave”, with your host, Hammock. A biweekly VGM podcast bringing you the jammiest video game music from all your favorite composers and consoles. Sit back, relax, and get ready to catch…the Last Wave.

This week, Hammock turns 40?! (I still can’t believe it) and to celebrate, we’ve got…mas jams. Of course. Lifestyle jams, volleyball jams, thigh action jams, sudoku jams…even a little magic cellphone>panties jams. Also help the Last Wave’s YouTube channel make it to 1,000 subscribers! We’re close…so close…

Playlist

BGM 5 – Unknown
(Superlite 1500 Series: Sudoku, Sony PlayStation)

Dream of Seeing That Sky – I’ve Sound
(Ame ni Utau Tanshikyoku, PC)

MY $TYLE – Unknown
(Pretty Rhythm: Rainbow Live – Kira Kira My Design, Nintendo 3DS)

Just Having a Good Day – Thomas Petersen
(V-Ball: Beach Volley Heroes, Sony PlayStation)

CONNECT→YOU – Yuya Kobayashi
(Henshin!!! Pantsu ni Natte Kunkun Peropero, PC)

Title – Kiyotaka Sato
(ESSE Shikkari Kakeibo DS, Nintendo DS)

Prologue to Pursuit – TOY
(Himegoto Masquerade, PC)

Vacation – Yasutaka Hatade
(Konohana 4: Yami o Harau Inori, Sony PlayStation 2)

The Day She Waited for the Wind – Shinji Orito
(Kanon, Sega Dreamcast)

Epilogue – Hirokazu Oota
(Genei Toshi: Illusion City, Sega Mega CD)

Special Request

Vacation – Atsushi Kitajoh
(Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers, Nintendo Switch)

KVGM “The Last Wave” (8/27/23)

KVGM “The Last Wave” (8/27/23)

Do you hear that sound? Can you feel it? The cool ocean breeze in your hair, the salt on your tongue. It’s the smooth crash of KVGM “The Last Wave”, with your host, Hammock. A biweekly VGM podcast bringing you the jammiest video game music from all your favorite composers and consoles. Sit back, relax, and get ready to catch…the Last Wave.

Hammock returns from Mexico with a new lease on life…and that lease involves more smooth jams. We’ve got another appearance by VGM Jam Master, Naotoshi Nishino, as well as some budget friendly jams, space station romance jams, zen jams, and of course, dirty dirty visual novel jams.

Playlist

World A – Martin Schioeler
(Art of Balance, Nintendo Wii)

BGM 3 – Otoo Nanahoshi and project lights
(Aniyome – Miboujin, PC)

The Distant Heavens – Hiroyasu Hoshi
(Choro-Q Jet: Rainbow Wings, Sony PlayStation)

Safehouse – Keiichi Okabe
(Soul Hackers 2, Microsoft Xbox One)

Credits – Unknown
(Simple 1500 Series: Vol.14: The Block Breaker, Sony PlayStation)

mellow out – Narucho
(Cheerfull!, PC)

BGM 8 – Yumiko Mori
(Renai Kouhosei: Starlight Scramble, Sony PlayStation)

Love Life – Takuma Terashima
(HimeHibi: New Princess Days!! Zoku! Ni-Gakki, Sony PlayStation 2)

BGM 15 – Naotoshi Nishino
(Fuuma Jinja, PC)

Ending – Unknown
(The Menkyou Shutoku Simulation, Sony PlayStation 2)

Special Request

Fun Time – GEORIDE
(Slow Damage, PC)

KVGM “The Last Wave” (8/13/23)

KVGM “The Last Wave” (8/13/23)

Do you hear that sound? Can you feel it? The cool ocean breeze in your hair, the salt on your tongue. It’s the smooth crash of KVGM “The Last Wave”, with your host, Hammock. A biweekly VGM podcast bringing you the jammiest video game music from all your favorite composers and consoles. Sit back, relax, and get ready to catch…the Last Wave.

We’re heavy on the PlayStation by Sony this week but that’s okay, because they’re all jams. We’ve also got a guest appearance by PANDA, some hot summer baseball action, adult visual novelization, and some mahjong grooves from the Nintendo Wii.

Playlist

Lonely for the Road – Yuji Ohno
(Lupin Sansei: Columbus no isan wa Akanisomaru, Sony PlayStation 2)

Answer – Jun Kadoma
(Nejire, PC)

Results – Junko Shiratsu
(Pro Yakyuu Greatest Nine ’98: Summer Action, Sega Saturn)

Game BGM 3 – Unknown
(Yakuman Wii: Ide Yosuke no Kenkou Mahjong, Nintendo Wii)

Hot Flashes – PANDA
(Yasoumu, PC)

Twilight – Tasogare ~Kamitsumihara II~ – KIM’s SOUNDROOM
(Momotsuki: Koufuu no Misasagi-Ou, Sony PlayStation 2)

Briefing Time – Hayato Sonoda
(The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel III, Sony PlayStation 4)

Overcast Day – Hajime Asano
(Little Anchor, Sony PlayStation 2)

Exam – Unknown
(The Menkyou Shutoku Simulation, Sony PlayStation 2)

Credits – Yutaka Minobe and Yasufumi Fukuda
(Innocent Life: A Futuristic Harvest Moon, Sony PlayStation Portable)

Special Request

Out of Phase – Yoko Shimomura
(Parasite Eve, Sony PlayStation)

KVGM “The Last Wave” (7/30/23)

KVGM “The Last Wave” (7/30/23)

Do you hear that sound? Can you feel it? The cool ocean breeze in your hair, the salt on your tongue. It’s the smooth crash of KVGM “The Last Wave”, with your host, Hammock. A biweekly VGM podcast bringing you the jammiest video game music from all your favorite composers and consoles. Sit back, relax, and get ready to catch…the Last Wave.

This week, we hit up the Playstations 1-3, plus the Vita for good measure, a little stick and ball action on the Xbox, some PC visual novelization, and of course, the FM Towns to put the cherry on top. As always, if you have any track recommendations, let me know…kvgmradio@gmail.com.

Playlist

Gameplay BGM – Jun Washida
(Break Nine: World Billiards Tournament, Microsoft Xbox)

Secrets of the Heart – Nekono Comet
(Suika A.S.+, Sony PlayStation 2)

City Building – Unknown
(Machi-ing Maker 4, Sony PlayStation 3)

Tavern – g3ntlebreeze
(Avaria: Chains of Lust, PC)

Idol Days – Unknown
(Oshare Princess DS: Oshare ni Koishite!, Nintendo DS)

Comfortable Tiredness – Masatoshi Moriwaki
(Café Stella to Shinigami no Chou, PC)

BGM 14 – Unknown
(Shibasu 1-2-3 Destiny!, Sony PlayStation)

Gentle Evening – Takafumi Wada
(Kono Uta ga Owattara ~When This Song Is Over, Sony PlayStation Vita)

Panta and Duchan – Shinobu Ogawa and Tenpei Sato
(Cybercity: The Golden Age of Cybernetics, FM Towns)

Credits – Tsutomu Fuzawa
(The Volleyball: Break Volley Plus, Sony PlayStation)

Special Request

Honeymoon – Kohei Tanaka
(Gravity Rush, Sony PlayStation Vita)

KVGM “The Last Wave” (7/16/23)

KVGM “The Last Wave” (7/16/23)

Do you hear that sound? Can you feel it? The cool ocean breeze in your hair, the salt on your tongue. It’s the smooth crash of KVGM “The Last Wave”, with your host, Hammock. A biweekly VGM podcast bringing you the jammiest video game music from all your favorite composers and consoles. Sit back, relax, and get ready to catch…the Last Wave.

More tracks for you to enjoy this week on the show because here at the KVGM studio, we aim to please. Richard Jacques? Check. Billiards? Check. Miami-based dating simulator? Check. Naotoshi Nishino dropping panties? Check, please.

Playlist

Outside In – Richard Jacques
(Metropolis Street Racer, Sega Dreamcast)

Corner Pocket – Stephen Chaplin
(Virtual Pool, Sony PlayStation)

Sky Sound – Kenichi Okuma
(Kono Oozora ni, Tsubasa o Hirogete Cruise Sign, Sony PlayStation Vita)

Yacht – Jake Kaufman
(Miami Nights: Singles in the City, Nintendo DS)

Kissin’ Cousins – Naotoshi Nishino
(Onna Kyoushi Suzune: Itoko to no Himitsu na Kankei, PC)

Boxing BGM – Kiyoaki Kawabata and Hidehiro Akamatsu
(Soukoban Basic, Sony PlayStation)

Early Afternoon – Barbarian on the Groove
(Sanarara, PC)

Everyday Life – Manabu Namiki
(Eyeshield 21: Devilbats Devildays, Game Boy Advance)

BGM 5 – Compile Sound Division
(Imohori 2, PC-98)

Credits – Naoyuki Sato
(NBA In the Zone 2000, Sony PlayStation)

Special Request

Floating – Frank Klepacki
(Command & Conquer: Red Alert, PC)

KVGM “The Last Wave” (7/2/23)

KVGM “The Last Wave” (7/2/23)

Do you hear that sound? Can you feel it? The cool ocean breeze in your hair, the salt on your tongue. It’s the smooth crash of KVGM “The Last Wave”, with your host, Hammock. A biweekly VGM podcast bringing you the jammiest video game music from all your favorite composers and consoles. Sit back, relax, and get ready to catch…the Last Wave.

Lots of goodies this week but mostly, it’s about feeling good…in your neighborhood. Or wherever you live. After Burner III, a visual novel about making boobs bigger, crossword, medical sims, guardian angel dads, hack attack…even a special guest appearance by Crystal Beans from Dungeon Explorer.

Playlist

K-CITY – Takenobu Mitsuyoshi and Hiroshi Matsui
(After Burner III, Sega Mega-CD)

esprit geometrique – Soshi Hosoi
(Shuumatsu Shoujo Gensou Alicematic, PC)

Magical Sunrise – CUBE
(Negima!? Dream Tactic Yume miru Otome ha Princess, Sony PlayStation 2)

Cool Beauty – Atsushi Kitajoh
(Trauma Team, Nintendo Wii)

BGM 15 – Unknown
(SuperLite 1500 Series: Crossword, Sony PlayStation)

BOOBS – IOSYS
(Pai Touch!, PC)

Moment of Sweetness – Manack
(North Wind, Sony PlayStation 2)

Hack E. Sack – Takuto Kitsuta and Kinta Sato
(Project Hacker: Kakusei, Nintendo DS)

Beautiful Sunset – Eriko Tsukayama
(Guardian Angel, Sony PlayStation 2)

Staff Roll – Yoshio Tsuru, Jun Chikuma, and Tsukasa Masuko
(Crystal Beans from Dungeon Explorer, Super Famicom)

Special Request

Night Road – Andrew Jeremy
(Coffee Talk Episode 2, Nintendo Switch)

KVGM “The Last Wave” (6/18/23)

KVGM “The Last Wave” (6/18/23)

Do you hear that sound? Can you feel it? The cool ocean breeze in your hair, the salt on your tongue. It’s the smooth crash of the Last Wave on KVGM with your host, Hammock, bringing you thirty minutes of the best video game jams(z) from all your favorite composers and consoles, each and every week from our beachside studio in sunny Aqua City Island. Sit back, relax, and get ready to catch…the Last Wave.

It’s Father’s Day in America and here at the Last Wave, we’re wishing all the cool dads a happy birthday with some smooth jams across the board. New composers, old favorites, visual novels with and without sexual content, America’s past time, Russia’s past time, even a little Korean golf MMORPG.  You’re welcome, dad!

Playlist

Sticks and Balls – Stephen Chaplin
(Virtual Pool, Sony PlayStation)

Future of Spirit – Takeshi Abo
(Steins;Gate 0, Sony PlayStation 3)

Funky Future – Hideaki Kuroda
(Zettai Karen Children DS: Dai 4 No Children, Nintendo DS)

Green Dreams – Sung Hyun Yang
(Shot Online, PC)

Haruna Harukawa – Hiroyuki Mizuno
(Sora no Fudousan, Sharp X68000)

Checkmate – Waam
(Virtual Kasparov, Sony PlayStation)

Kanryou Camp – Kazuhiko Uehara, Motoaki Furukawa and Nobuyuki Arena
(Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu 6, Nintendo 64)

Main Menu – Norihiko Togashi
(Nishijin Pachinko Monogatari 2, Super Famicom)

Street Weird – Kaori Tsutsui
(Juujigen Rippoutai Cipher ~ Game of Survival, Sony PlayStation 2)

Ending – Fusion Music Works
(Futaba☆Channel, PC)

Special Request

Player Select – Junko Ozawa
(LiberoGrande, Sony PlayStation)

KVGM “The Last Wave” (6/4/23)

KVGM “The Last Wave” (6/4/23)

Do you hear that sound? Can you feel it? The cool ocean breeze in your hair, the salt on your tongue. It’s the smooth crash of the Last Wave on KVGM with your host, Hammock, bringing you thirty minutes of the best video game jams(z) from all your favorite composers and consoles, each and every week from our beachside studio in sunny Aqua City Island. Sit back, relax, and get ready to catch…the Last Wave.

The PlayStation Dos is the star of the show this week but we’ve got some Nintendo representation from the Super Family Computer, the GBA, the DS and the Switch. Plus a little sneak preview of last month’s After Dark episode. Don’t miss out on the jams.

Playlist

Refreshing Soda – Kosuke Mizukami
(Buddy Mission BOND, Nintendo Switch)

Nice Shot! – Yasumasa Kitagawa, Tomoaki Hirono, Ryuko Yumishima, and Hiroyuki Fujigo
(The Prince of Tennis 2004: Glorious Gold, Game Boy Advance)

Sky High – Masayoshi Ishi and Satoshi Miyashita
(Pilot ni Narou 2, Sony PlayStation 2)

Love x Idol – team RETRONICA
(Lovedol: Lovely Idol, Sony PlayStation 2)

Fashionista – Kensuke Inage
(FabStyle, Nintendo DS)

BGM 14 – Nekono Comet
(Sora wo Tobu, Mitsu no Houhou Shokai Gentei ban, PC)

Museum Gallery Mode – Sota Fujimori
(J-League Winning Eleven 9: Asia Championship, Sony PlayStation 2)

Garage – Shinichirou Sato, Yasutaka Hatada, Chamy and Munetaka Sakamoto
(F-1 Challenge, Sega Saturn)

Paddock – Kayo Fujitani, Tsutomu Ohgura and Kazuhiko Uehara
(Jikkyou Keiba Simulation: Stable Star, Super Famicom)

Staff Roll – Takayuki Aihara
(Street Fighter EX 2 Plus, Arcade)

Special Request

Metropolis Stage – Kenji Yokoyama
(TAMA: Adventerous Ball in Giddy Labyrinth, Sega Saturn)