Karma Chameleon [Bitpop/Chiptune] – Tribute to Culture Club

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Made with the sounds of the Commodore 64 home computer. I’ve really enjoyed doing classic 80s songs lately and I think this one sits amongst them. Pop with a reggae underpinning. Its pretty nice. This time I’m back with those C64 arpeggios after having a break from them in my…

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Material Girl [Bitpop/Chiptune] – Tribute to Madonna

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Made with the sounds of the Commodore 64 home computer. There are some artists that were legends of the 80s. I’ve done Michael Jackson’s “Thriller”, Bon Jovi’s “Living On a Prayer” but I’ve wanted to do a Madonna song for quite some time. I had a go at doing “Like…

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Rosanna [Bitpop/Chiptune] – Tribute to Toto

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Made with the sounds of the Commodore 64 home computer. This song draws parallels to real life for me – just the name is different. There’s a few 8 bit covers of Toto’s “Africa” but I wanted to do a Toto song that hasn’t been done to death. Lots of…

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Into You [Bitpop / Chiptune] – Tribute to Ariana Grande

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Made exclusively with the sounds of the Commodore 64 I simply like this song. It’s catchy. I’ve gone for a more raw Commodore 64 SID chip sound in this one. Big arpeggios, rattly drums and plenty of pulse width modulation – all the defining sounds of that computer’s chiptunes. This…

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