References and Influences

In movies…

Mr. John Williams…

John Williams … for his pragmatic and unrivalled use of the leitmotif concept in franchises like Star Wars, Super Man, Harry Potter, Indiana Jones…

Mr. Isaac Hayes…

Isaac Hayes … for the nasty, hot, daaaamn right Shaft soundtrack.

Geinoh Yamashirogumi…

Geinoh Yamashirogumi … for the modular music concept used in Akira.

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In videogames…

Koji Kondo San…

Koji Kondo … for his iconic work in Super Mario Bros. showing that technical limitations not necessarily limit creativity.

Kinuyo Yamashita San…

Kinuyo Yamashita … for her unique work in the very first Castlevania game.

Mr. John Guscott…

John Guscott … for managing to apply a living, breathing band into a complex multi-layered game soundtrack for de Blob.

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