Alternatives to “BigTech” services

Over the last week, some the major social media sites and services have banned the outgoing President of the United States, Donald Trump due to incitement of violence and hate speech. With people deciding to leave Twitter, Facebook and other social services, some are turning to alternative sites and services.

Fortress of Lies & End of the Unknown- Keiichi Okabe

Another Nier: Automata related tune featured in the new 24-man Alliance Raid in Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers titles: “The Puppets Bunker” which was released as part of Patch 5.3: Reflections in Crystal. During the first ‘trash’ pull and the in-between areas of the raid, you hear Okabe’s calming tune of when you are in the… Continue reading Fortress of Lies & End of the Unknown- Keiichi Okabe

Weight of the World (Prelude Version) – Keiichi Okabe

I am a huge fan of Final Fantasy XIV and it’s music. It’s main composer Masayoshi Soken has created some fantastic music in the last 6 years of the game’s existence and he knocks it out of the park each and every expansion. At the Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival in Paris (which I attended),… Continue reading Weight of the World (Prelude Version) – Keiichi Okabe

Rick Takeuchi – Never Gonna Give You Plastic Love

In my previous post, I wrote about listening to a new genre of music, Future Funk for the last couple of years. There has been a sub-genre of Future Funk though which has had a resurgence in the last 10 years, known as City pop. City pop is a loosely defined subset of pop music that originated… Continue reading Rick Takeuchi – Never Gonna Give You Plastic Love

[The Jukebox] S6E11 – Macross 82-99 – Fun Tonight

A genre that I have been listening to a lot in the last couple of years has been “Future Funk”… ahem, I mean “Future Funk 因為ヾ” A genre born from the illustrious vaporwave sub-genre which was brought to popularity in the early parts of 2010’s with its sampling of music from the ’70s and ’80s English &… Continue reading [The Jukebox] S6E11 – Macross 82-99 – Fun Tonight