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Mon, Jul. 16th, 2007, 02:58 pm
On Vox: 90s Music Monday

We're going a little leftfield here. And showing my age.

This is one of the classic 16 bit demos - technically some of the graphics aren't that impressive but what did blow peoples' minds was the music and the fact that it was nearly 30 minutes long and only required 2 disks (although, you also needed two disk drives unlike many of the 2 disk reset demos that put clever code in the reset vectors).

Also there was the music - a storming bit of 90s rave by Echo (now known as SpoonWizard) that was one continuous 30 minute mix kicked off by the instantly recognisable Tubular Bells sample.



Personally I also like the muppet bit at minute 13 but that's just me ...

Originally posted on deflatermouse.vox.com

Tue, Jul. 17th, 2007 09:17 am (UTC)
hashbangperl: oh dear - I remember that..

... back in college on a friends amiga that he bought in - we also used the amiga to do a TV presentation for our final year project that won us the 'Goonhilly Cup' - back when goonhilly wasn't totally obselete and retro.