The Sound of Nintendo, Commodore, Amiga and Co is a cult. The older among you may remember it determines: There was a time, da klang Music in computer games very different from today. Often you could already recognize the sound, played what device. And that was because of the sound chips, the Commodore 64, Nintendo NES, IBM PC, or Apple II awarded their characteristic sounds. The 8-Bit-Guy shows us in his Video the three different eras of computer music, the internal speaker, FM synthesis and PCM samples. These will be explained why the 8-bit music sounds so, how they just sounds.

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How Oldschool Sound/Music worked