GXM 19

by Mat Ombler & Thomas Quillfeldt

Music has the power to bring people together, and video game music is no different!

Melanie Fritsch, author and junior professor of game music and cultural studies at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, joins us to explain why hundreds of academics and game music fanatics travel from all over the world to discuss and dissect video game music every year, what these meet-ups tell us about the power of music fandoms surrounding video games, and the fascinating link between club culture and video games.


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  • 24:20

    Topic introduction

  • 25:48

    Topic interview

  • 59:20

    60 Seconds recommendations