Hyperdub have announced that they will be releasing the compilation album “Diggin’ In The Carts, A Collection Of Pioneering Japanese Video Game Music” on vinyl.
The release is a 180g 2LP with one orange and one green record. It will be housed in a gatefold jacket with original artwork by Koji Morimito. It will include 3 art prints.
Preorders opened on June 1, 2018 and it is scheduled to release on July 20, 2018.
LP released in 1986 by Victor. It contains 9 tracks from the games Valkyrie no Bōken: Toki no Kagi Densetsu, Mappy, Warp Man, Galaxian, Galaga, Star Luster, Xevious, Tower Of Babel, Battle City, Pac-Man, Dig Dug, Sky Kid, and Libble Rabble. Some of the tracks are medleys with music from several games.
LP released in 1988 by Victor. It contains 6 tracks from the games Assault, Galaga ’88, Bakutotsu Kijūtei: Baraduke II, World Stadium, Rolling Thunder, and Toypop.
LP released in 1987 by Victor. It contains 6 tracks from the games Dragon Spirit, Toypop, Blazer, Wonder Momo, Thunder Ceptor, and Shadow Land.
LP released in 1986 by Victor. It contains 9 tracks from the games Motos, Sky Kid, Baraduke, Star Luster, Genpei Tōma Den, New Rally-X, Mappy, Dig Dug, and Libble Rabble.
LP released in 1987 by G.M.O. Records. It contains 12 tracks from the games Yokai Dochuki, Sky Kid Deluxe, Baraduke, Wonder Momo, and Motos.
Flexi-disc 7″ released in 1988 by Softbank Publishing. Contains 10 tracks from the game Galaga ’88, Assault, Gradius II, Super Contra, and Haunted Castle.
Flexi-disc 7″ released in 1987 by Softbank Publishing. Contains 3 tracks from the games Thunder Cepter, Rolling Thunder, and Yokai Dochuki.