This is a category of music both covering "obsolete" formats and styles demanded by technological limitations and the more recent hipster minimalist music.
See also Oldschool music players
TODO - Hipster "oldschool" music ∞
This is a style of music either inspired by actual oldschool music or exploring arbitrary restrictions.
This style can flow into Trance Music.
Oldschool Music > Radio ∞
Oldschool Music > General ∞
- The NES Music Archive
- There are some productions listed.
- A demo music collection
- Infinite Game Music
- Videogame music archive
- OverClocked ReMix
- http://hawknest.stacken.kth.se/c64/index.htm -- c64 audio cd highlights - sweet links
- remix.kwed.org - The definitive guide for c64 remixes -- downtime as of 29 Mar '04
ftp://ftp.modland.com/ ftp.modland.com - 390,478 modules online in 298 different formats. Incomprehensible.
Oldschool Music > Downloads > Tracked ∞
- www.modarchive.com - Absolutely massive archive of tracked music.
http://hafnium.prg.dtu.dk/%7Etheis/stil/MODs/ - These MOD tunes were covered by c64 SID artists.
- st-00 - .MODs in memoriam
http://www.modplug.com/ - an archive, and a search engine, a forum etc etc. Definitely check it out.
Oldschool Music > Downloads > Amiga ∞
- AMP - Amiga Music Preservation
- amigames.soundbomb.net - amiga games music
- UnExoticA - Music collection
- www.amigascne.org - There are music files around there somewhere.
http://asle.free.fr/groups/groups.html - lists groups, with a huge breakdown.. and then has hand-converted tunes. Whoa.
Oldschool Music > Downloads > Atari ∞
- ASMA - Atari SAP Music Archive
http://www.igf.edu.pl/%7Egregus/scene.php Greg's stuff on his homepage is more complete than what's in ASMA.
- Downloaded 2009-05-03, and since it was last updated 2003-11-18 it's looking abandoned. =/ The website has some browse/search features.
- http://www.ym2149.com/download.html ( shozan.sytes.net/~meth/atarist/music/ ) -- Recorded from an actual Atari and then converted into an OGG file.
- Atari ST YM2149 Archive
Fading Twilight - Atari music-collections mirror
.. has all kinds of downloads, including a [http://atarimods.dhs.nu/cgi-bin/ mod archive]
Oldschool Music > Downloads > c64 ∞
HVSC - High Voltage Sid Collection
- CGSC - Compute's Gazette Sid Collection
- www.6581-8580.com - SIDs recorded on actual hardware and converted into mp3s.
- This is separate, as the HVSC doesn't have Gazette sids.
http://www.replayer.com/sids/cgsc/ - Keeps an archive of the above CGSC SIDs.