87. 88 keys to heaven – Flashback, tracks from the past

The ERICADE Radio Network 2022-05-07

A typical piano has 88 keys spanning seven octaves. It has an almost magic versatility and is hard to get sounding right when sampling it. Today’s tracked music artists tackle this huge task with great results most of the time. DJ Daemon showcases some of the best ever made and talks about them.

00:00 ericade.radio – Time for another episode of Flashback – Tracks from the past
00:06 DJ Daemon: Artist and comedian Tom Lehrer. He once said about playing folk music on a piano:
“I have a song here which I realise should be accompanied on a folk instrument in which category the piano does not alas qualify so imagine if you will that I am playing an 88 string guitar.”
… Aaaaannnnd imagine no more. This is an hour of tracker music playing on 88 piano keys from heaven. 34s

00:36 Trackerartist – Affair

01:52 DJ Daemon presents today’s medley. 47s
02:34 Dougall and Picman of Moss – Canon
05:49 Aliasman09 – Lazy-007
07:23 Andreas Viklund – A moment of love

09:28 DJ Daemon speaks. 38s
10:02 Ceekayed – Realm of Kings

11:31 DJ Daemon speaks. 35s
12:02 cRim of Lemonride – Oldschool

14:55 DJ Daemon speaks. 32s
15:22 Reptile – End theme

17:36 DJ Daemon gives underrated song a chance. 49s
18:21 BasilWaR – The sunrise

20:44 DJ Daemon speaks. 50s
21:27 6pac – Pure

24:51 DJ Daemon speaks. 41s
25:26 The Mage – Autumn Rain

28:55 DJ Daemon speaks. 46s
29:37 Andreas Karlsson – Down (I’m falling)

34:44 DJ Daemon presents a true symphony in tracked format. 54s
35:32 The_Muzykant – Night Drive

38:07 DJ Daemon speaks. 35s
38:37 Warhawk – Eagle flights

41:13 DJ Daemon speaks. 44s
41:51 ArchAngel – Wonderland

44:29 DJ Daemon speaks. 15s
44:40 Psirius – Constellations

47:28 DJ Daemon speaks about Guardian Angels devotion to god. 31s
47:54 Guardian Angel – For What You’ve Done

55:00 DJ Daemon speaks leads you into that good night with two last songs. 33s
55:29 Daniel Luisi – Palazzo ducale
58:35 ericade.radio – An echo from a digital past
58:41 Jakim – Peripeteia

Attribution:
The picture ofh the bride is by GloriaAgostina from Pixabay.

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