Tag: Music

The Legend of Zelda has some of the best music in the video game industry, and the music has played a pivotal role in the series from the beginning. However, some people just don’t enjoy orchestral music and would instead prefer a song with a tricked out melody and a kicking bass. Thankfully, fans have taken it upon themselves to remix classic Zelda tunes into something more people can enjoy. Here, we’ve chosen our top five favorite Zelda remixes of all time. 

Are you a fan of trivia and random history? Do you love the music in The Legend of Zelda series? Then we’ve got a video that’s perfect for you! This week’s edition of DidYouKnowGaming? is voiced by SpaceHamster and features Zelda music. The video discusses facts, history, and trivia ranging from how the music was created to the music-themed characters, including Malon from Ocarina of Time and Pamela from Majora’s Mask… 

The Milk Bar is an essential stop in any hero’s journey, providing a place for a young and courageous adventurer to rest, relax, and forget about the worries of the day with an ice cold glass of delicious milk. But how can a weary traveler relax without a smooth, jazzy tune to drink milk to? Fortunately, the Milk Bar in Majora’s Mask provides the perfect song, and the talented musicians of the 72HoursRemaining project are able to create an even catchier version of it…

Last month, we brought you an acoustic cover of the “Outset Island Theme” from The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker. The piece featured in that article showed how an acoustic duet can breathe new life into an old tune. The same can be said for this acoustic duet of “Forest Haven” from The Wind Waker by Youtube’s 72HoursRemaining

Remember when we covered The Synthetic Orchestra’s beautiful rendition of Beedle’s ship shop? Well they’ve struck again with a gorgeous cover of “Music Box House” from Majora’s Mask

We’ve heard takes on Zelda songs ranging from fully-realized covers using a wide variety of traditional instruments, to electronic remixes in modern genres such as dubstep, but it’s a little uncommon to encounter a trap remix of a Zelda tune. Interestingly enough, trap artist Deon Custom has released an awesome remix of the “Song of Storms” from Ocarina of Time

For the second time this week, a marimba-based cover of a classic Zelda tune has captured our hearts with its creative take on a beloved theme. Musical group, Mart0zz just released a cover of “Dragon Roost Island” from The Wind Waker using a marimba, guitar, woodblock, shaker, castanets, bass guitar, and clapping. These all work in beautiful harmony and create a magnificent balance that leaves a nice hum in your ears. The band has created a number of…

The Legend of Zelda arguably has some of the best music of any video game franchise and is unsurprisingly the inspiration for some really interesting covers. We’ve showcased quite a few of these in the past, from an acoustic duet of the “Outset Island Theme” from The Wind Waker to a Mariachi-style “Dark World Theme” from A Link to the Past. Now, thanks to the work of Tsuko G. on YouTube, we have something new and definitely unique: a kazoo cover of “Tal Tal Heights” from Link’s Awakening

As Zelda fans, we are all familiar with the fantastic soundtracks that come hand in hand with a Zelda title. Majora’s Mask is no exception, though the game’s darker themes and ideals set its soundtrack aside from the rest. Japan seems to be getting a lot of love from Nintendo as usual, as they will be receiving the Majora’s Mask 3D OST on October 7th.

The soundtrack is coming to Japan courtesy of Tablier Communications, and their Symphony No. 5 label. It includes…

Are you a fan of the Legend of Zelda series? Of course you are. Do you like free stuff? Who doesn’t, right? Will you be in the San Diego area this Saturday? If you said yes to all those things, you might be in luck. Top Shelf Gaming is hosting a draw…