Last year (almost a year to the day!), I wrote about chiptune fanatics using GXSCC to turn their favorite metal songs into chiptune/8-bit songs. It took a year but someone finally gave Radiohead the same treatment. YouTube user QuintonSong gave two of the band’s albums, OK Computer and Kid A, the chiptune conversion. Chiptuned “Exit Music (For A Film)?” Yes, please!!!
I guess it was only a matter of time until chiptune fanatics remixed/converted Heavy Metal into chiptune/8-bit/bleepity-bloopity songs thanks to a little program called GXSCC, which converts MIDI files into MSX-like WAV files. Drag a MIDI file of Metallica’s “Battery” into the program and you get the following:
More Chipmetal tracks after the jump: Continue reading “Super Metal Bros.: Metal Tunes Redone via 8-bit”