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Glitch (music)

Index Glitch (music)

Glitch is a genre of electronic music that emerged in the late 1990s. [1]

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A & C Black

A & C Black is a British book publishing company, owned since 2002 by Bloomsbury Publishing.

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A Thousand Plateaus

A Thousand Plateaus: Capitalism and Schizophrenia (Mille plateaux) is a 1980 philosophy book by the French philosopher Gilles Deleuze and the French psychoanalyst Félix Guattari.

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Ableton Live

Ableton Live is a software music sequencer and digital audio workstation for macOS and Windows.

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Aesthetics (also spelled esthetics) is a branch of philosophy that explores the nature of art, beauty, and taste, with the creation and appreciation of beauty.

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Alva Noto

Carsten Nicolai (September 18, 1965), known as Alva Noto, is a German musician.

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Amber (Autechre album)

Amber is the second studio album by English electronic music duo Autechre, released by Warp Records on 7 November 1994.

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Ambient music

Ambient music is a genre of music that puts an emphasis on tone and atmosphere over traditional musical structure or rhythm.

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AudioMulch is modular audio software for making music and processing sound.

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Autechre are an English electronic music duo consisting of Rob Brown and Sean Booth, both from Rochdale, Greater Manchester.

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Beat (music)

In music and music theory, the beat is the basic unit of time, the pulse (regularly repeating event), of the mensural level (or beat level).

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Bidule is a commercial software application for the creation of interactive computer music and multimedia produced by the Canadian company Plogue Arts and Technology.

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A Bitcrusher is a lo-fi (low fidelity) digital audio effect, which produces a distortion by the reduction of the resolution or bandwidth of digital audio data.

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Breakbeat is a broad style of electronic or dance-oriented music which utilizes breaks, often sampled from earlier recordings in funk, jazz and R&B, for the main rhythm.

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Chiptune, also known as chip music or 8-bit music, is synthesized electronic music which is made for programmable sound generator (PSG) sound chips used in vintage computers, consoles, and arcade machines.

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Chopping (sampling technique)

In hip hop music sampling, chopping is the "altering a sampled phrase by dividing it into smaller segments and reconfiguring them in a different order." (Schloss 2004, p. 106).

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Christian Marclay

Christian Ernest Marclay (born January 11, 1955) is a visual artist and composer.

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ChucK is a concurrent, strongly timed audio programming language for real-time synthesis, composition, and performance, which runs on Linux, Mac OS X, Microsoft Windows, and iOS.

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Circuit bending

Circuit bending is the creative, chance-based customization of the circuits within electronic devices such as low-voltage, battery-powered guitar effects, children's toys and digital synthesizers to create new musical or visual instruments and sound generators.

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Clavia Digital Musical Instruments (Clavia DMI AB) is a Swedish manufacturer of virtual analog synthesizers, virtual electromechanical pianos and stage pianos, founded in Stockholm, Sweden in 1983 by Hans Nordelius and Mikael Carlsson.

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Clicks & Cuts Series

Clicks & Cuts Series is a compilation series from the German music label Mille Plateaux.

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Compact disc

Compact disc (CD) is a digital optical disc data storage format that was co-developed by Philips and Sony and released in 1982.

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Computer Music Journal

Computer Music Journal is a peer-reviewed academic journal that covers a wide range of topics related to digital audio signal processing and electroacoustic music.

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Crash (computing)

In computing, a crash (or system crash) occurs when a computer program, such as a software application or an operating system, stops functioning properly and exits.

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Data compression

In signal processing, data compression, source coding, or bit-rate reduction involves encoding information using fewer bits than the original representation.

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David Tipper

David Alexander Tipper (born 1976) is a British composer and producer specialising in electronic music that ranges from ambient, through trip hop, to uptempo nu skool breaks.

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Digital electronics

Digital electronics or digital (electronic) circuits are electronics that operate on digital signals.

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Discography of the Streets of Rage series

The ''Streets of Rage'' series of beat 'em up action video games, released by Sega from 1991 to 1994, are known for their memorable in-game chiptune music, produced by noted video game music composer Yuzo Koshiro.

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Distortion is the alteration of the original shape (or other characteristic) of something.

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Drum and bass

Drum and bass (also written as "drum 'n' bass" or "drum & bass"; commonly abbreviated as "D&B", "DnB" or "D'n'B"), is a genre and branch of electronic music which emerged from rave and jungle scenes in Britain during the early 1990s.

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Dubstep is a genre of electronic dance music that originated in South London in the late 1990s.

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Electronic dance music

Electronic dance music (also known as EDM, dance music, club music, or simply dance) is a broad range of percussive electronic music genres made largely for nightclubs, raves, and festivals.

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Electronic music

Electronic music is music that employs electronic musical instruments, digital instruments and circuitry-based music technology.

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Electronic musical instrument

An electronic musical instrument is a musical instrument that produces sound using electronic circuitry.

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Electronica encompasses a broad group of electronic-based styles such as techno, house, ambient, jungle and other electronic music styles intended not just for dancing.

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Elektron (company)

Elektron is a Swedish developer and manufacturer of musical instruments founded in 1998, as well as having its headquarters, R&D and production in Gothenburg, Sweden.

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Elektron Monomachine

The Elektron Monomachine is a synthesizer and music sequencer by Elektron.

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Europe is a continent located entirely in the Northern Hemisphere and mostly in the Eastern Hemisphere.

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Experimental music

Experimental music is a general label for any music that pushes existing boundaries and genre definitions.

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Farmers Manual

Farmers Manual is an electronic music and visual art group, founded in Vienna in the beginning of the 1990s.

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FL Studio

FL Studio (formerly known as FruityLoops) is a digital audio workstation (DAW) developed by the Belgian company Image-Line.

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Funk is a music genre that originated in African American communities in the mid-1960s when African American musicians created a rhythmic, danceable new form of music through a mixture of soul music, jazz, and rhythm and blues (R&B).

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Futurists or futurologists are scientists and social scientists whose specialty is futurology or the attempt to systematically explore predictions and possibilities about the future and how they can emerge from the present, whether that of human society in particular or of life on Earth in general.

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Generative music

Generative music is a term popularized by Brian Eno to describe music that is ever-different and changing, and that is created by a system.

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Germany (Deutschland), officially the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland), is a sovereign state in central-western Europe.

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A glitch is a short-lived fault in a system, such as a transient fault that corrects itself, making it difficult to troubleshoot.

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Grant Richard Kwiecinski, also known by his stage name GRiZ, is an American DJ and electronic producer from Michigan.

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Hefe Heetroc

Justin Bacik (born August 25, 1976), better known as Hefe Heetroc (stylized as HEFE HƏƏTROC) and formerly known as Wez Nilez, is an American rapper from New Mexico.

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Hip hop music

Hip hop music, also called hip-hopMerriam-Webster Dictionary entry on hip-hop, retrieved from: A subculture especially of inner-city black youths who are typically devotees of rap music; the stylized rhythmic music that commonly accompanies rap; also rap together with this music.

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Industrial music

Industrial music is a fusion genre of electronic and experimental music which draws on harsh, transgressive or provocative sounds and themes.

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Intelligent dance music

Intelligent dance music (commonly abbreviated as IDM) is a form of electronic music that emerged in the early 1990s, characterized by an abstract or "cerebral" sound better suited for home listening than dancing.

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Japan (日本; Nippon or Nihon; formally 日本国 or Nihon-koku, lit. "State of Japan") is a sovereign island country in East Asia.

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Jeskola Buzz

Jeskola Buzz is a freeware modular software music studio environment designed to run on Microsoft Windows using MFC.

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Karin Bijsterveld

Karin Theda Bijsterveld (born 12 October 1961) is a Dutch historian.

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Kim Cascone

Kim Cascone (December 21, 1955) is an American composer of electronic music who is known for his releases in the ambient, industrial and electro-acoustic genre on his own record label, Silent Records.

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KOAN Sound

KOAN Sound is an electronic music production duo from Bristol, United Kingdom.

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Lo-fi music

Lo-fi (originally spelled low-fi and alternately called DIY) is an aesthetic of recorded music in which the sound quality is lower than the usual contemporary standards (the opposite of high fidelity) and imperfections of the recording and production are audible.

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Luigi Russolo

Luigi Carlo Filippo Russolo (30 April 1885 – 6 February 1947) was an Italian Futurist painter, composer, builder of experimental musical instruments, and the author of the manifesto The Art of Noises (1913).

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Travis Stewart (born March 4, 1982), better known as Machinedrum, is an American electronic music producer and performer from North Carolina.

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Mains hum

Mains hum, electric hum, or power line hum is a sound associated with alternating current at the frequency of the mains electricity.

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Max (software)

Max is a visual programming language for music and multimedia developed and maintained by San Francisco-based software company Cycling '74.

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Microsound includes all sounds on the time scale shorter than musical notes, the sound object time scale, and longer than the sample time scale.

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Mike Pinder

Michael Thomas Pinder (born 27 December 1941 in Erdington, Birmingham) is an English rock musician, and is a founding member and original keyboard player of the British rock group the Moody Blues.

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Motohiro Kawashima

is a Japanese video game composer and techno producer.

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Mr. Bill (musician)

Bill James Day (born 19 April 1988), better known by his moniker Mr.

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Music software

Music software is software used for musical composition, digital recording, the creation of electronic music, and other musical applications.

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Music tracker

A music tracker (short version tracker) is a type of music sequencer software for creating music.

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Neurofunk (also known more informally as just neuro) is a subgenre of drum and bass which emerged between 1997 and 1998 in London, England as a progression of techstep.

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Neurohop (also known as neuro) is a genre of music that originated around mid 2011 to 2012.

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Nicolas Collins

Nicolas Collins (born March 26, 1954 in New York City) is a composer of mostly electronic music and former student of Alvin Lucier.

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Noise is unwanted sound judged to be unpleasant, loud or disruptive to hearing.

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Noise music

Noise music is a category of music that is characterised by the expressive use of noise within a musical context.

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Oval (musical project)

Oval is an electronic music group founded in Germany in 1991 by Markus Popp, Sebastian Oschatz and Frank Metzger.

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Pan Sonic

Pan Sonic were a Finnish electronic music group founded in Turku in 1993.

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Pegboard Nerds

Pegboard Nerds is a Danish-Norwegian electronic music group, consisting of Norwegian DJ Alexander Odden and Danish DJ Michael Parsberg.

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Peter Rehberg

Peter Rehberg (a.k.a. Pita) (born 29 June 1968, St Albans in UK) is an author of electronic audio works and head of Editions Mego.

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Phonograph record

A phonograph record (also known as a gramophone record, especially in British English, or record) is an analog sound storage medium in the form of a flat disc with an inscribed, modulated spiral groove.

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Pretty Lights

Derek Vincent Smith (born November 25, 1981), known by his stage name Pretty Lights, is an American electronic music producer.

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Pure Data

Pure Data (Pd) is a visual programming language developed by Miller Puckette in the 1990s for creating interactive computer music and multimedia works.

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Push Button Objects

Edgar Farinas, better known by his stage name Push Button Objects (abbreviated PBO), is an American hip hop producer from Miami, Florida.

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Rapping (or rhyming, spitting, emceeing, MCing) is a musical form of vocal delivery that incorporates "rhyme, rhythmic speech, and street vernacular", which is performed or chanted in a variety of ways, usually over a backbeat or musical accompaniment.

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Raster-Noton was a German electronic music record label established in 1999.

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Reaktor is a graphical modular software music studio developed by Native Instruments (NI).

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Reason (software)

Reason is a digital audio workstation for creating and editing music and audio developed by Swedish software developers Propellerhead Software.

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Renoise is a digital audio workstation (DAW) based upon the heritage and development of tracker software.

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Richard Chartier

Richard Chartier (born March 29, 1971 in Arlington, Virginia, USA) is a sound/installation artist and graphic designer.

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Ryoji Ikeda

Ryoji Ikeda (池田 亮司 Ikeda Ryōji, born 1966) is a Japanese sound artist who lives and works in Paris.

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Sampling (music)

In music, sampling is the act of taking a portion, or sample, of one sound recording and reusing it as an instrument or a sound recording in a different song or piece.

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Computer software, or simply software, is a generic term that refers to a collection of data or computer instructions that tell the computer how to work, in contrast to the physical hardware from which the system is built, that actually performs the work.

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Software bug

A software bug is an error, flaw, failure or fault in a computer program or system that causes it to produce an incorrect or unexpected result, or to behave in unintended ways.

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Sonic artifact

In sound and music production, sonic artifact, or simply artifact, refers to sonic material that is accidental or unwanted, resulting from the editing or manipulation of a sound.

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Sound collage

In music, montage (literally "putting together") or sound collage ("gluing together") is a technique where newly branded sound objects or compositions, including songs, are created from collage, also known as montage.

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Sound recording and reproduction

Sound recording and reproduction is an electrical, mechanical, electronic, or digital inscription and re-creation of sound waves, such as spoken voice, singing, instrumental music, or sound effects.

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Streets of Rage 3

Streets of Rage 3, known in Japan as, is a side-scrolling beat 'em up developed and published by Sega in 1994 for the Mega Drive/Genesis.

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String quartet

A string quartet is a musical ensemble of four string players – two violin players, a viola player and a cellist – or a piece written to be performed by such a group.

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SuperCollider is an environment and programming language originally released in 1996 by James McCartney for real-time audio synthesis and algorithmic composition.

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Sweden (Sverige), officially the Kingdom of Sweden (Swedish), is a Scandinavian country in Northern Europe.

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Synth-pop (short for synthesizer pop; also called techno-pop) is a subgenre of new wave music that first became prominent in the late 1970s and features the synthesizer as the dominant musical instrument.

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Taylor Deupree

Taylor Deupree (born April 30, 1971), is an American electronic musician, photographer, graphic designer and mastering engineer.

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Techno is a form of electronic dance music that emerged in Detroit, Michigan, in the United States during the mid-to-late 1980s.

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The Art of Noises

The Art of Noises (L'arte dei Rumori) is a Futurist manifesto written by Luigi Russolo in a 1913 letter to friend and Futurist composer Francesco Balilla Pratella.

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The Best Way to Travel

"The Best Way to Travel" is a 1968 song by the progressive rock band The Moody Blues.

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The Glitch Mob

The Glitch Mob is an American electronic music group from Los Angeles, California.

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The Moody Blues

The Moody Blues are an English rock band formed in Birmingham in 1964.

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Christian Friedrich Johannes Büttner (born 1 June 1979), known as TheFatRat, is a German record producer and musician.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

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Video game

A video game is an electronic game that involves interaction with a user interface to generate visual feedback on a video device such as a TV screen or computer monitor.

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Yasunao Tone

(b. 1935) is a Japanese artist who has worked with many different types of media throughout his career.

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Yuzo Koshiro

is a Japanese video game music composer, arranger, music programmer, and president of the game development company, Ancient.

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